Through the generous support of alumni, faculty, and friends of geography, the Department of Geography annually recognizes outstanding undergraduate and graduate student achievement by awarding several financial scholarships and awards. Alumni and friends interested in financially supporting these awards can do so through the accounts maintained by the KSU Foundation, which can be accessed from links found on our Giving to Geography page.
- Kale Research Fellowships
- Undergraduate Scholarships
- William D. Grimm Memorial Scholarship
- Milton and Emma Jean Rafferty Gamma Theta Upsilon Geography Scholarship
- Huber Self Geography Scholarship
- H.L. "Sy" Seyler Undergraduate GIScience Scholarship
- LeBlanc Outstanding Undergraduate Major Award
- National Council for Geographic Education Excellence/American Association of Geographers Excellence of Scholarship
- Robert H. Williams Undergraduate Geography Scholarship
- Graduate Scholarships
- White Geography Graduate Teaching Assistant Excellence Award
- Marston Muddy Boots Scholarship (formerly the Rumsey Bissell Marston Scholarship)
- Graduate Student Leadership Award
- Mary Dobbs Outstanding Department Citizen Award
Click on the links above to see descriptions of these scholarships and awards, along with the distinguished list of past winners.
Additional information, application forms, and submission deadlines can be found on our Forms page.