Scholarships and Awards
The department awards several scholarships and academic prizes to our majors each year in order to recognize/reward exceptional studentship.
All majors are considered for most scholarships, several scholarships, students can apply for between their junior and senior years.
Harry O. Lathrop-Arthur W. Watterson Memorial Award
This memorial scholarship honors students majoring in one of our programs. Candidates must demonstrate academic achievement, good character, and leadership qualities.
Louis Miglio Scholarship
The Louis Miglio Scholarship supports Teacher Education students while student teaching, in the Department of Geography, Geology, and the Environment.
The Joseph and Shannon Fluder Awards for excellence in Geography and Environmental Sciences
The Joseph and Shannon Fluder awards recognize student academic excellence and financial need in support of professional development activities, including the completion of an unpaid internship experience, participation in professional conferences and related travel, study abroad, and purchase of materials or technology that will enhance the professional growth of the candidate.