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Earn your Psychology degree at UCM - Lee's Summit
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Scholarships and Awards

In addition to UCM Graduate Scholarships, the following awards are available to Psychology graduate students.

Jerome M. Sattler Endowment. The endowment dispenses the following annual awards for research:

  • Best graduate presentation at a recognized professional meeting/convention
  • Outstanding master's thesis.

These awards vary in amount each year. (Application form).

Joseph J. Ryan Scholarship. One scholarship is awarded to a full-time graduate student pursuing the M.S. degree in psychology at UCM. The award amount will be determined each year. The scholarship is made possible by way of a gift from Dr. Joseph J. Ryan of Weatherby Lake, Missouri. To be eligible, the student must be a full-time student in good standing at UCM, pursuing the M.S. in Psychology, planning to pursue a doctoral program in Psychology, and must demonstrate a commitment to research. (Apply through the UCM Foundation).