Psychology Department Student Awards

Congratulations to all of our outstanding students.

2019-2020 Awards

Cheryl Carson Psychology Department Outstanding Student Award ($1,000 award)
Overall best graduating student

  • Olathe Antonio

Willard O. Bowman Award
Graduating Seniors who show most promise to contribute to the discipline of psychology

  • Allison Young
  • Kara Schnitzler

Anderson H. Henio Research Award
Graduating Seniors who complete an outstanding research project in psychology

  • Stephanie Gollihugh 
  • Cara Keyser

Rita and Harold Mansfield Scholarship ($1,000 award)
A need- and merit-based scholarship by application only.

  • Maija Noyd
  • Taylar Moorhouse

Robert Wageman Memorial Scholarship (final year of this award)
Student who shows sustained excellence in psychology research and coursework

  • Charlie Kaiser

Psychology Scholar-Athlete Award
Student who shows sustained excellence in psychology coursework while competing as a varsity athlete.

  • Kendra Keahbone

Marilyn S. Leftwich Community Service Award
Students who make significant contributions to the community while maintaining academic work.

  • Jodie Miller
  • Spencer Busick
  • Cameron McGeshick

Janet L. Jones Distinguished Scholar
Outstanding papers from Senior Research or other psychology classes.

All graduating seniors that were accepted to RMPA:

  • Antonio, Olathe L.
  • Barker, Michael D.
  • Benson-Hibbs, Olivia R.
  • Gonzales, Danielle M.
  • O'Hara, Jenna M.
  • Robinson, Megan
  • Romero, Kyle I.
  • Wilcoxen, Natalie C.
  • Young, Allison M.
  • Little, John Tyler
  • Miller, Jodie
  • Tsosie-Salyer, Shaunell
  • James, Sunnierose

2018-2019 Awards

Psychology Department Outstanding Student

  • Case Allison

Willard O. Bowman Award
Graduating Senior who shows most promise to contribute to the discipline of psychology

  • Emma Franklin

Anderson H. Henio Research Award
Graduating Senior who completes outstanding research project in psychology

  • Tyus Roanhorse

Rita and Harold Mansfield Scholarship ($1000)
A need- and merit-based scholarship by application only. See Scholarships Page for details.

  • Jodie Miller
  • Anna Caplan

Robert Wageman Memorial Scholarship ($885);
Student who shows sustained excellence in psychology research and coursework (This scholarship ended in 2018-2019; there are no remaining funds)

  • Nicolette Smith
  • Raelen Barr
  • Wendy Vendetti

Psychology Scholar-Athlete Award
Student who shows sustained excellence in psychology coursework while competing as a varsity athlete

  • Samuel Hayden

Marilyn S. Leftwich Community Service Award
Student who makes significant contributions to the community while maintaining academic work

  • Natalie Wilcoxen
  • Dre Vasquez

Janet L. Jones Distinguished Scholar
Outstanding papers from Senior Research or other psychology classes

  • Maddee Ryan
  • Katie Lewis
  • Rob Adler