These awards have been established to recognize graduate students, advised by College of Agricultural Sciences faculty, excelling in research, teaching, or extension education.

Evans Family Award for Graduate Student Extension Achievement

The purpose of this award is to recognize graduate students who are excelling in extension educational programming. This may include working with extension educators, specialists, and contributions to extension program development, program delivery, and evaluation, and assisting in Extension workshops/training, etc.

Paul Hand Award for Graduate Student Teaching Achievement

The purpose of this award is to recognize graduate students who are excelling in classroom teaching. This may include teaching/co-teaching undergraduate level courses, assisting faculty in teaching graduate level courses, preparing course materials, and grading of tests and papers.

Paul Hand Award for Graduate Student Research Achievement

The purpose of this award is to recognize graduate students who are excelling in research and scholarly accomplishments. These may include laboratory research and analysis, journal article publication, paper/poster/abstract presentations at conferences, and grant funding.

John Shenk and J.D. Harrington Extension Graduate Scholarship Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize Penn State Extension employees and/or graduate students in the College of Agricultural Sciences whose studies are associated with Penn State Extension and focus on production agriculture or applied agricultural field research. are excelling in Extension outreach and Extension programming. These may include Extension programming in production agriculture, Extension publications, training and/or workshops related to production agriculture or applied agricultural field research.

Office of Research and Graduate Education

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Office of Research and Graduate Education

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217 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802