Scholarships & Endowments
department of psychology scholarship and endowment opportunities
Listed below are the scholarships and endowments available within the Department of Psychology. Please read the eligibility criteria carefully prior to submitting any applications. Scholarship applications are accepted beginning December 1, 2019 through March 1, 2020.
To complete the online scholarship application please use the following link: https://www.ndsu.edu/onestop/finaid/scholarships/ and click on the "apply now" button. You will then be asked to log in using the same credentials that you use for blackboard.
For more information, contact Ben Austinson in Minard 232, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|Dr. Patricia A. Beatty Scholarship|
This scholarship is presenting on behalf of Patricia Beatty, who was a faculty member in the Department of Psychology for many years and left a generous endowment to the department for scholarships for psychology majors. This award is given annually to outstanding psychology juniors. Criteria for this scholarship includes:
|E. V. Estensen Scholarship |
Recipient(s) of this award will meet the following criteria:
The final choice of the recipient(s) of the E.V. Estensen Scholarship shall be made by the Department of Psychology General Scholarship Committee having identified students meeting stipulation set forth under the above criteria. All selections will take place in the spring academic semester, with scholarship distributions to occur with enrollment in the following academic year.
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|William W. Beatty Endowment|
This endowment supports the education and professional development of junior, senior and graduate students in psychology, especially through promotion of research opportunities and resources, and in accordance with designated uses and preferences.
Uses of funds are listed in general and relative order of preference:
The final choice of the recipient(s) of the William W. Beatty Psychology Endowment shall be made by the Chiar of the department of Psychology, or the appropriate scholarship committee.
|Kevin & Harriette McCaul Psychology Endowment|
To support student travel to attend a professional conference or meeting for which they have had a paper or poster accepted for presentation.
Criteria for eligibility includes:
The final choice of the recipient(s) of the Kevin and Harriette McCaul Psychology Endowment shall be made by the Chair of the Department of Psychology or the appropriate committee.
|Psychology Department Research Award|
Supports honors theses, graduate student theses, and undergraduate research fellowships. Research awards may take several forms:
Eligibility requirements include:
The Department of Psychology will accept written proposals from students for support of their research projects. The department will select as many deserving projects as can be supported by the available funds.
|Faculty Development Endowment|
This endowment serves as an ongoing source of financial support for faculty development by the Department of Psychology within the College of Science and Mathematics at NDSU. Funds will be provided to assist the faculty of the Department of Psychology in their teaching, research, and service responsibilities.
The final choice of the recipient(s) of the Faculty Development Endowment shall be made by the Chair of the Department of Psychology, having identified faculty meeting stipulations set forth under Eligibility.