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.

Eligibility

Full-time graduate students, advised by faculty in the College of Agricultural Sciences, with extension educational programming experience. Previous recipients of this award are not eligible.

Amount

$1,000 deposited into bursars account.

Selection Process

An award committee will be appointed by the Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Education to select the recipient.

Guidelines

  1. Complete the nomination via Infoready by Friday, March 11, 2022. Submissions that are received by the deadline will be given first consideration; late submissions will not be accepted.
  2. Faculty must provide a one page nomination letter detailing the student's contribution to extension educational programming and/or research with a direct application to extension.
  3. The nomination should include no more than two additional letters supporting the nomination. Support letters could come from faculty and/or extension educators/specialists (preferred).

Office of Research and Graduate Education

Address

217 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802

Office of Research and Graduate Education

Address

217 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802