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Departmental Awards

Each year, the Psychology department presents awards to outstanding students during Honors Convocation in May.

Psychology Department Service Award

This award is given to a psychology major who has demonstrated a strong commitment to community involvement at the departmental, university, or community level. While this student might also excel academically, the emphasis is on community service.

Students are nominated by department faculty.

Dr. Edward Thompson Award

This award is given to a psychology major who has demonstrated achievement in the face of significant adversity or challenge.

Students are nominated by department faculty.

 

Dr. James Mazur Award

This award is given to a psychology major who has demonstrated excellence in research.

Students are nominated by department faculty.

 

Academic Excellence Award

This award is given to the graduating psychology majors with the highest cumulative GPAs.