The two scholarships listed below are awarded annually in the spring to Psych majors. All scholarships require verification of student's financial need. Students must provide the required information by the date announced in the Psych Undergrad Weekly Bulletin.


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Kenneth Sufka Undergraduate Scholarship
Dr. Sufka completed his undergraduate and graduate work in the Department of Psychology at Iowa State University. Dr. Sufka has established his scholarship in recognition of his mentors, Professors Richard A. Hughes and Ronald H. Peters. This is a need-based scholarship (award of $1000) designated for a junior or senior psychology major with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate involvement in community service or psychology research.

Jane Ross-Reynolds Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Ross-Reynolds, a school and educational psychologist, obtained her specialist and doctoral degrees from the Department. This is a need-based scholarship (awards of $500-$2000) open to sophomores, juniors or seniors in psychology with at least a 3.00 GPA.

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