Scholarships and Awards
Department of Zoology Scholarships
Earl Smart Award: Awarded to the outstanding sophomore zoology student.
Orson W. Young Award: Awarded to the outstanding junior zoology student.
Department of Zoology Awards
Outstanding Graduate Award: Awarded to the student(s) with the highest grade point average(s).
Browning Arms Field Award: Awarded to the student demonstrating the greatest aptitude for field ecological work.
Evolutionary Ecology Award: Awarded to the student demonstrating the highest academic achievement in the disciplines of evolution, ecology, or behavior.
Laboratory Research Award: Awarded to the student demonstrating the greatest accomplishment in laboratory research.
Zoology Service Award: Awarded to the student who has most assisted the department in its operations.
Zoology students who have conducted significant independent research projects may be nominated for membership in the international research society, Sigma Xi.
For more information on scholarships and awards, contact the Department of Zoology office at (801) 626-6165.