Graduate Studies

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Graduate Student Awards

Association of Retired Faculty (ARF) Thesis/Project Award

The purpose of the award is to recognize and provide financial support to graduate students for excellent scholarship and creative activity. Awards of $2000 each are made to support ongoing theses and projects that are part of a master's program. Award criteria include a project description, two letters of recommendation, and willingness to provide a brief presentation of the project at the ARF's annual awards luncheon.

Available in Spring 2018


Nathan O. Freedman Memorial Award for Outstanding Graduate Student

The determining factors for the award are based on a record of distinguished scholarship, a minimum GPA of 3.5, two letters of recommendation, and contributions to the field. The award recipient will receive $2000 and will be announced at Honors Convocation.

Available in Spring 2018