Awards and Scholarships

Click here for the Psychology Scholarship Application

Scholarships awarded through the University Foundation are identified with an (F) following the description. Information and applications for Foundation scholarships may be obtained from the Office of Institutional Advancement (Burton House). All other scholarships and awards are administered by organizations, academic departments, and schools. Contact the department chair for additional information.

Undergraduate Awards

Harold Budde Award

An award granted to a graduate student for outstanding academic achievement in Psychology. Recipients are selected by a faculty committee.

Robert S. Tyler Award

An annual award given to an undergraduate student for exceptional academic achievement in Psychology. Recipients are selected by a faculty committee.

Graduate Awards

  • Outstanding Community Counseling Student Award
  • Outstanding School Counseling Student Award
  • Outstanding School Psychometry Student Award
  • Gary H. Gilliland Outstanding School Psychology Award

Psychology Scholarships


Jerry and Sylvia Levy Memorial Scholarship

Established by Dr. Les Levy in honor of his father, Jerry and mother, Sylvia. Recipient must be a Psychology student and is selected on the basis of need and academic performance by a department committee.
Donate to Jerry & Sylvia Levy Memorial Scholarship

Jim Blagowsky Memorial Scholarship Award

Scholarship awarded each year to an outstanding Psychology student. This award honors Dr. Jim Blagowsky who was an outstanding teacher in the Psychology Department for 29 years. (F)
Donate to Jim Blagowsky Memorial Scholarship

Les and Julia Levy Memorial Scholarship

This fund was established by Les Levy in memory of Julia. It will be awarded to a junior or senior Psychology major. (F)
Donate to Les & Julia Memorial Scholarship

Psychology Scholarship

The scholarship will be awarded each year to an outstanding Psychology undergraduate. A department committee will select the recipient.
Donate to Psychology Department Scholarship

Other Ways to Donate to the Psychology Department

Psychology Department

Donations to this account will be used for items as the need arises.  Please make a note in Donor Comments if you would like your donation to be designated to a specific item like student travel, research, testing kits, psychology clubs, etc. Donate to the Psychology Department.

If you would like to create an account, scholarship, lectureship, or endowed chair in your or someone else’s name please contact the SWOSU Foundation at (580)774-3289.

If you would like to mail in your donation make check payable to SWOSU Foundation. Please indicate what account you would like your donation to contribute toward. Mail checks to:

Psychology Department
100 Campus Drive
PAR 215
Weatherford, OK 73096

Other SWOSU Scholarships

For more scholarships available at SWOSU, visit the Student Financial Services site.