Graduate Awards & Scholarships

Graduate Awards

Each spring the Department of Zoology faculty meets to determine which students will be awarded departmental awards among their graduating class.  The following are the awards that are given out.

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.

 

Scholarships

Scholarship information and applications are made available between Jan-Feb of each year, and are awarded for use during the next academic year.  As a Zoology Major you are eligible to apply for WSU Scholarships, College of Science Scholarships & Department of Zoology Scholarships.
 

Department Scholarships

Earl Smart Award: Awarded to the outstanding sophomore zoology student.
 

Orson W. Young Award: Awarded to the outstanding junior zoology student.

 

College of Science Scholarships

Please click here to learn more about scholarships available for science majors within College of Science.

 

Weber State University Scholarships:

Please click here to learn more about scholarships available for students at Weber State University.

 Questions? 

 Here's how to contact us. 

 
  Advising for New Majors 

  christopherhoagstrom@weber.edu

  Email

  zoology@weber.edu

  Phone
  801-626-6165

  Fax
  801-626-7445

  Office hours
  Monday - Friday
  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  Building location
  Science Lab Building (SL)
  Room 402, Mail Code 2505

  
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  Mailing address
  Weber State University
  Department of Zoology
  1415 Edvalson St., Dept. 2505
  Ogden, UT 84408-2505

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