The Graduate School invites nominations for the P.F. Yerex & Nellie Buck Yerex Graduate Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to domestic graduate students enrolled in an advanced degree program at Oregon State University and who are pursuing study in a scientific or technological field. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic achievement and promise for the future.
Two scholarships, valued at $12,000 each, are anticipated for the 2020-21 academic year. The scholarship will be disbursed in three installments throughout the academic year. Awards for less than an academic year will be pro-rated. This award may be offered in addition to a graduate assistantship or fellowship.
The nomination period begins on October 1, 2019. All nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m., March 2, 2020. Awards will be determined in April, 2020.
Nominations may be submitted by the student's graduate program director or department chair/head. Students may not apply directly for this award. Each unit (as defined by university major code) may nominate no more than one student (total) per award cycle.
In the online nomination form, nominators will be required to prepare/upload the following materials as one PDF document using the following file name convention:
"Student's last name_grad program_Yerex.pdf", and upload it through the nomination form.