Departmental Awards and Scholarships

2014-15 Student Awards

Overall Outstanding Students:
Victoria Childers
Alexis Pandelios
Cecelia Scott

Outstanding Research Award:
Thomas Holland
Aaron Parsons

Outstanding Service Award:
Michara Callison
Katherine Simmons


The Stuart W. Thomas Research in Psychology Award

The “Thomas Award” is given to the Marshall undergraduate student who distinguishes her/himself as the student performing and writing up the most outstanding empirical research in psychology for the past year.  This will focus on empirical, or data driven research with a quantitative emphasis.  The due date for applications is April 20, 2015. The application can be downloaded below.

The Thomas Award

Dr. Madeleine Hoffman Feil Memorial Scholarship

The Feil Scholarship is rewarded to graduate students in the Psychology Department who have completed at least 24 credit hours of study. Criteria for selection include clinical standing, graduate GPA, community and departmental service, research service, and at least two letters of support from faculty within the department. Those eligable for this scholarship will be notified during the end of a term and allowed to complete an application, which can be found below. Only those students who are notified that they qualify may submit this for consideration.

Feil Scholarship

International Honor Society in Psychology

Further scholarship opportunities can be found on the Psi Chi Website. The purpose Psi Chi is to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology. Membership is open to graduates and undergraduates who are making the study of psychology one of their major interests. You can link to thier website below.