Student Scholarships and Awards
The Department offers two scholarships to undergraduate students pursuing a degree in anthropology. The Dr. L. Jill Loucks Memorial Scholarships are awarded each year to anthropology majors based on their academic achievement. Both financial need and scholastic achievement are considered when choosing the recipient of the Stephen Richard Weller Memorial Scholarship. Small summer stipends ($50-300) are available through the Dr. L. Jill Loucks Memorial Scholarship Fund. Click on the links below to learn more about our scholarships, awards, and current recipients.
- Dr. L. Jill Loucks Memorial Scholarship (Deadline has passed)
- Stephen Richard Weller Memorial Scholarship (Deadline has passed)
- Dr. L. Jill Loucks Summer Stipends (Deadline has passed)
In addition, faculty select an outstanding graduating senior or seniors to receive the Dr. L. Jill Loucks Memorial Outstanding Senior in Anthropology Award.
- Dr. L. Jill Loucks Outstanding Senior Award (Deadline has passed)
The Department also recognizes a student with the Dr. Susan E. Keefe Practicing Anthropology Award, who has contributed in a significant way to solving problems using anthropological theories and methods.
- Dr. Susan E. Keefe Practicing Anthropology Award (Deadline has passed)
Faculty and Staff Awards
Each year, the College of Arts and Sciences recognizes several members of the faculty for outstanding service, teaching, or scholarly work. Help support the Department of Anthropology nominating a faculty or staff member in recognition of their positive contribution to the College and University! Nominations are due by August 28, 2016 but early nominations are encouraged. Read more here on how to nominate a faculty or staff member of the Department.