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Department of Psychological Science

Lovinger 1111
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4185

Department Scholarships

A variety of scholarships and awards are available for undergraduate Psychology students.

Tuition Awards

The Department of Psychological Science provided 9 tuition awards for the 2013-2014 academic year. Students interested in applying for the awards next year should visit the Department Office (Lovinger  Building, Room 1111) for further award details, the application form, and the faculty endorsement form . Deadline for all scholarship applications is March 1. Awards are announced at the annual Department Banquet at the end of the spring semester. There are nine awards available. They are as follows:

  • Three tuition awards for psychology sophomores who will attain sophomore status by Fall 2014. Each award is $1,000 ($500 per semester).
  • Three tuition awards for psychology majors who will attain junior status by Fall 2014. Each award is $1,000 ($500 per semester).
  • Three tuition awards for psychology majors who will attain senior status by Fall 2014. Each award is $1,000 ($500 per semester).

Psi Chi Awards and Grants in Psychological Science

UCM Foundation Scholarships for Psychology Students
Apply for these scholarships through the UCM Foundation.

  • Jerome M. Sattler Award : Four awards– three for $100 and one for $150. For best undergraduate poster or paper presentation, best research project completed as part of an undergraduate psychology course, best graduate student poster or paper presentation, and outstanding thesis. Deadline March 1.
  • Arthur John Ter Keurst Scholarship in Psychological Science: For students majoring in psychology and have completed their junior year. Deadline March 1.
  • Robert N. Higgins Memorial Scholarship : For junior or senior students majoring in psychology. Deadline: March 1.
  • Joseph J. Ryan Scholarship: For full-time graduate students pursuing the M.S. in Psychology. Eligible students must be planning to pursue doctoral studies and show commitment to research.. Deadline: March 1.

Please check UCM's  Scholarships & Awards office.