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Fred and Dorine Santogrossi Scholarship for Study Abroad


This award is presented to Psychological Sciences or Brain and Behavioral Sciences majors (or pre-majors) to help defray the costs of travel and expenses of the Study Abroad Program.


February 19, 2016

1 Award @ $1,500

Criteria and selection:

Applications submitted in February 2016 may be used for travel during Spring 2016, Summer 2016, Fall 2016 or Spring 2017. The criteria for the award are academic excellence and financial need, as well as suitability of experience for meeting the student's educational objectives. Applications should include a copy of your transcript, CV or resume, evidence of financial need, a statement (250 words) of how the experience meets your eductional objectives, and a letter of support from a faculty member or other individual. All materials should be submitted Dr. Susie Swithers, the Director of Undergraduate Studies, and received by February 19, 2016. Letters of support may be sent by email, faxed to 765-496-6279, or sent by regular mail to Dr. Swithers's attention at Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, 703 Third Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907.

Past Award Winners:

2005 - Ryan Pappas (Italy)
2006 - Renee Wahl (New Zealand)
2007 - Jessica Niksich (Spain)
2008 - no award
2009 - Laurel Murdock (Essex)
2010 - Stephanie Bovis (Costa Rica)
2011 - Milad Alucozai (Nepal)
2012 - no award
2013 - Margaret Malone (Tanzania)
2014 - Erin McConnell (China)
2015 - Sophia Draper (England)
2015 - Shelby Rymers (Spain)