The Graduate School invites nominations for the P.F. Yerex & Nellie Buck Yerex Graduate Fellowship which will be awarded to one or more graduate students who will be enrolled at Oregon State University during the 2019-20 academic year. Students are not to apply directly for this fellowship, nominations may be submitted by the student's graduate program director, department chair or head, or by the dean of the program in which the student is enrolled. Unit heads/chairs from each degree program (as defined by university major code) may nominate no more than one student (total) per award cycle.
Fellowship stipends are estimated to be at the $12,000 level, with final award distributions determined by actual endowment earnings.
It is the Graduate School’s policy that when nominating current undergraduates for Graduate School awards, the nominees must:
Evaluation of nominations will be based upon academic merit as demonstrated by:
Nominations must be received in the Graduate School by 5pm on March 1, 2019. Recipients will be announced by April 30.
Departments and programs may submit only one nomination and must provide a complete nomination packet containing all materials listed below . Incomplete nominations will not be reviewed.
This file can only be uploaded once the application is open.
Please upload the required materials as one PDF document using the following file name convention:YEREX_NomineeLastName_Dept.pdf