Julian Yoder Outstanding Geography Student Scholarship (Undergraduate)

Julian Yoder Scholarship in Geography (Undergraduate)

The Department of Geography and Planning is seeking applicants for the Julian Yoder Scholarship in Geography. The department will award one scholarship to a rising junior or senior who meets the eligibility requirements:

  • Student is majoring in Geography and/or Community & Regional Planning 
  • Student will be a junior or senior during the 2021-22 academic year (currently a sophomore or junior)
  • Student must have satisfactory academic achievement (3.0+ GPA in Geography and 2.5+ Overall GPA)
  • Student must be full-time (12+ semester hours)

* Financial need will be a consideration when making the award.

Apply via this Google Form by Friday, February 19th, 2021 at 11:59 PM. Please attach an electronic copy of your transcript. The Department Awards and Honors Committee will review the applications for the Yoder Scholarship and recommend a recipient to the Chair of the Department; the decision of the Committee and Chair will be final.

Past Recipients:

  • 2021 - Caty Parham
  • 2020 - Not Awarded
  • 2019 - Jessica Mitchell
  • 2018 - Kayleigh Mielenz
  • 2017 - Rachel Spicer
  • 2016 - Evan Montpellier
  • 2015 - Lauren Andersen