The Psychology Engagement Scholarship

The School of Psychological Science Psychology Engagement Scholarship provides $1000 for educational expenses and is awarded based on academic performance, engagement in psychological activities, such as participating in research or completing an internship, and promise for the future.

Psychology Engagement Scholarship Awardees

  • 2019 Saki Nakia
  • 2018 Morgan Stosic

Prior to 2018, the Psychology Scholar Award honored three Psychology majors each academic year who had shown strong academic performance, maintaining a 3.5 GPA or above, and had been nominated by a professor for outstanding involvement in Psychology, either in research labs, internships, or student organizations. Each awardee received an award certificate, $200, and their names engraved on the award plaque in Reed Lodge.

SPS Undergraduate Student Award Winners

  • 2018-19
    • Isabella Karabinas, named a Goldwater Scholar by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
    • Maia Insinga, selected for an Honors College Center for the Humanities Summer Internship
    • Zoe Alley (Ph.D. candidate), awarded the 2019-20 Oregon Lottery Scholarship
    • Jessie Li, received the 2019 College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Senior Award
    • Morgan Stosic, received the 2019 College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Senior Award
    • Raechel Soicher (Ph.D. candidate), awarded the Lenore Bayley Graduate Fellowship by OSU Graduate School
    • Saki Nakai, received the 2019 $1000 Psychology Engagement Scholarship, awarded by SPS
    • Annie Cao, was awarded the 2019 Culture of Writing in Psychology Award with her paper, "Physicians and Treading Addiction in Patients"
    • Jorie Casey, received the 2019 Best Psychology Honors Thesis Award for her honors thesis, "Effects of Marijuana on Risky Decision-Making in Young Adult College Students"
  • 2017-18
    • Morgan Stosic, awarded the Psychology Engagement Scholarship
    • Hannah Lea, chosen as recipient of the 2018 WIC Culture of Writing in Psychology Award
  • 2016-17
    • Emily Weber, received the 2016-17 Psychology Scholar award
    • Joshua Zheng, received the 2016-17 Psychology Scholar award
    • Nick Zike, received the 2016-17 Psychology Scholar award
    • Jaqueline Yates, received the 2017 College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Senior Award
    • Allison Daley, chosen as recipient of the 2017 WIC Culture of Writing in Psychology Award
    • Annabell Schulz, received Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship & Creativity Grant for 2017-18 Academic Year
  • 2015-16
    • Duy Nguyen, awarded Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Creativity Award
    • Madison Sween, received the Fall 2015 Senior Psychology Scholar award
    • Mia McFadden, received the Winter 2016 Senior Psychology Scholar Award
    • Yen (Rose) Nguyen, received 2016 URSA Engage Award
    • Amber Fultz, received Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship & Creativity Summer Grant
    • Joshua Zheng, received 2016 WIC Culture of Writing in Psychology Award
    • Amber Fultz, received Spring 2016 Junior Psychology Scholar Award
  • 2014-15
    • Mariah Estill, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Fall
    • Logan Pederson, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Winter
    • Andrey Morozov, received Florence Gradon Ragen and Louis Brooks Ragen Scholarship
    • Lane Thompson, received Tom & Pat Gallagher Scholarship
    • Hanna Thompson, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Spring
    • Zoe Chrisman-Miller, received the Culture of Writing Award
  • 2013-14
    • Brigitta Burgess, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Fall
    • Dave Downing, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Winter
    • Emily Sokoloff, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Spring
  • 2012-13
    • Sarah Schuck, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Fall
    • Geoff Bloom, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Winter
    • Stacy Sim, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Spring
  • 2011-12
    • Nathan Herdener, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Fall
    • Pamela Lundeberg, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Winter
    • Jesseanne Pope, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Spring
  • 2010-11
    • Elissa Boudreau-Barbee awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Spring
    • Nichole Cranston, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Winter
    • Angelica Falkenstein, awarded the Psychology Scholar Award for Fall