The purpose of this award is to recognize an outstanding graduate student in the College of Agricultural Sciences pursuing a degree in Agronomy or Soil Science.

Eligibility

This scholarship is open to all graduate students in good academic standing in the College of Agricutlural Sciences at Penn State majoring in Agronomy or Soil Science, regardless of enrollment status (full- or part-time).

Scholarship Amount

Up to $1,500

Selection Process

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

Guidelines

  • Letter of nomination from the department head, including a summary statement of the efforts and accomplishments of the nominee to be recognized as an outstanding graduate student.
  • Each scholarship will be awarded for one academic year (Fall and Spring). A previous recipient can apply for subsequent years, but will be subject to review by the award committee each year.
  • Individuals nominating should send a unified pdf to the Office of Research and Graduate Education (graded@psu.edu), by Friday, September 18, 2020.

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