Congratulations to all 2020-2021 Economics Awards recipients. Names of recipients can be viewed on this flyer (.pdf). Save the date for the 2021 Awards Assembly -- Thursday, May 13th, 2021, 4pm, online via Zoom (invitation only). Kindly RSVP by Friday, May 7th.

View photos (.pdf) from the 2019 Awards Ceremony, which was held Friday, May 10th, 2019.
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Congratulations to all!

Outstanding Economics Student
Richard M. Friedman Award
Monica Hernandez
Certificate of Excellence
Talar Boyajian
Carl Castillo
Burak Demir
Brittany Garcia
Tomas Helgoe
Adam Henry
Aram Khodiguian
Zeyu Lin
Raffi Margossian
Daylan Medrano
Francisco Palacios
Sami Qrib
Julian Scoglio
Michael Sugiarto
Suren Vardanyan
Certificate of Distinction
Maria Artine
Robert Blunt
Grey Cabrera
Maria Deres
Alexis Diaz
Martha Griffith
Isaac Guzman
Lili Hobosyan
Tyler Legget
Yansong Luo
Sean Marthis
Michael Onuselogu
Jahlil Rivers
Av Rotholz
Anna Safaryan
Samuel Saylor
Benjamin Shamam
Hanli Su
Zejian Wu
Zhuofeng Wu

Students do not need to apply to be included in the Spring semester awards event. If you are graduating in Fall, Spring or Summer and become eligible for this award based on grades from the current semester, please submit an online application  after grades are posted.

Apply for the CSUN Outstanding Graduating Seniors Award here.

Outstanding Student in Economics

The top award given to a graduating senior who has the highest grade point average in upper division Economics courses. The award and honor is accompanied by a $150 check.


updated: April 23, 2021

All Award Recipients

Certificate of Excellence: 1999-2021 (.pdf)

Certificate of Distinction: 2002-2021 (.pdf)

Outstanding Student: 1996-2021 (.pdf)

Richard Friedman Memorial Scholarship: 1997-2021 (.pdf)

updated: April 23, 2021

Award Photos