Student receiving the Cooper Award

Excellent instruction, individual attention, and a broad spectrum of experiences sets our students up to excel.

An award given to incoming Freshmen or transfer students on the basis of academic excellence and renewable annually.

  • 2019 – Kenzie Worsham
  • 2018 – Kyle S. Jones and Kenzie Worsham
  • 2017 – Kyle Jones 
  • 2016 – Margaret Schmits and Kyle Jones
  • 2015 – Margaret Schmits
  • 2014 – Margaret Schmits
  • 2013 – Sam McClellan
  • 2012 – Sam McClellan
  • 2011 – Sam McClellan
  • 2010 – Matthew Knote
  • 2009 – Matthew Knote

A departmental scholarship awarded on the basis of strong academic performance in High School or college and demonstrated financial need.

  • 2019 – Elaine Gillard
  • 2018 – Elaine Gillard

A departmental scholarship awarded on the basis of strong academic performance in High School or college and demonstrated financial need.

  • 2016 – Mason Boles
  • 2011 – Sarah Thompson
  • 2008 – Barak Pauley
  • 2007 – Joshua Hatheway
  • 2006 – Daniel Baker, Michael L. Kuntzman and Courtney Rowe-Bultinck

A departmental scholarship awarded on the basis of strong academic performance in college and demonstrated financial need.

  • 2016 – Mikayla Taylor
  • 2015 – Dustin Carter and Matthew Flori
  • 2014 – Matthew Flori and Ryan Bartholomew
  • 2013 – Camrin Tipton and Dunja Milinovic

A departmental scholarship awarded to an incoming student on the basis of strong academic performance in high school and demonstrated financial need.

  • 2012 – Dunja Milinovic
  • 2007 – Ani Vanesyan
  • 2006 – Kari Bethke and Joshua Hatheway
  • 2019 – Nathaniel Sparrow
  • 2018 – Robin Klause
  • 2017 – Mason Boles
  • 2016 – Erica Heinsohn
  • 2015 – Nick Strange
  • 2014 – Camrin Tipton
  • 2013 – Kyle Underwood
  • 2012 – Will Jay
  • 2011 – Andy Moore
  • 2010 – Neal Coleman
  • 2009 – Garrison Turner
  • 2019 – Michael Etter
  • 2018 – Elaine Gillard
  • 2017 – Jacob Harry
  • 2016 – Nathan Sparrow
  • 2015 – Kevin McMinn
  • 2013 – Derek Lewis
  • 2011 – Sam McClellan
  • 2010 – James Underwood
  • 2009 – William Jay

To be eligible for this award, you shall use neither tobacco nor alcohol in any form, nor any illegal drug, and shall be of good moral character. The selection for the award is to be made on quality of person rather than financial need or scholastic ability.

  • 2019 – Kenzie Worsham
  • 2018 – Elijah Halliwell
  • 2017 – Samuel Teye
  • 2016 – Monique Gabb
  • 2014 – Kent Bayens

Honors Fellowship

  • 2018 – Kyle Jones

DAAD-RISE Research Internship

RISE Germany offers undergraduate students from North American, British and Irish universities the opportunity to complete a summer research internship at top German universities and research institutions.

  • 2018 – Robin Klause