Graduate Scholarships and Awards

Goertz/Nicholson Memorial Scholarship

The award will be presented to a post-qualifier graduate student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy who demonstrates the promise of achieving excellence in the field, preferably space plasma theory. No application is required; qualified students are automatically considered.

Value: Amount varies (one award)

Nicholson Fellowship

This award is for an entering graduate student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. The choice of the individual to receive the award will be based on financial need and promise of academic achievement. No application is required; qualified students are automatically considered.

Value: $1,000 (one award)

Swift Scholarship

This scholarship is for an entering graduate student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. All entering graduate students are eligible for the award, which is given at the discretion of the DEO. No application is required, qualified students are automatically considered.

Value: Amount varies (number of awards)

John and Stacey Wahl Scholarship

Scholarship is for graduate or undergraduate students studying physics. Recipients should be married, with preference given to those students with children. May be renewed. No application is required; qualified students are automatically considered.

Value: $2,000 (two awards)