2017-2018 Alumni Awards
Phi Upsilon Omicron, a national honor society in family and consumer sciences, offers scholarships, fellowships and awards only to Phi Upsilon Omicron Members.
Florence Fallgatter Distinguished Service Award of a plaque and expenses to attend Conclave is granted biennially on Conclave years to a qualified alumni member of Phi Upsilon Omicron for outstanding achievements in family and consumer sciences. Requires 10 years of employment or volunteer activities. Florence Fallgatter Distinguished Service Award Nomination Form
Bachtel/Holbrook Collegiate Advisor Awards The Collegiate Advisor Awards are granted annually to Phi Upsilon Omicron Collegiate Advisors to recognize distinguished service. The Bachtel/Holbrook Award will be given to one outstanding Advisor which includes a certificate, a piece of Phi Upsilon Omicron jewelry and a $300 Conclave travel award. Additionally, three other outstanding advisors will be recognized with monetary awards of $100 to be given for travel to Conclave. Bachtel/Holbrook Collegiate Advisor Award Nomination Form
Alumni Research Grant The purpose of the Phi Upsilon Omicron Alumni Research Grant is to support research in family and consumer sciences and to provide financial resources for implementation of ideas consonant with purposes of the Phi Upsilon Omicron Educational Foundation. The concept of the grant is to support post graduate research work - research not necessarily leading to an advanced degree.Grant Information,Grant Application,Grant Application Format,Grant Evaluation Form
2017-2018 Collegiate Awards
Phi Upsilon Omicron, a national honor society in family and consumer sciences, offers scholarships, fellowships and awards only to Phi Upsilon Omicron Members. Award Application Directions and Award Application. Application login information is available from the National Office.
Janice Cory Bullock Award will be awarded annually to a non-traditional Phi U student who desires to continue education in family and consumer sciences or a related area which will enable gainful employment.
Sarah Thorniley Phillips Leadership Awards will be awarded annually to Phi U undergraduate members for outstanding leadership and participation in collegiate and community programs.
Undergraduate Karen P. Goebel Conclave Award(awarded in even-numbered years) (Deadline for applications is May 1, or until awarded) Applicant must submit an article detailing the planning and fundraising projects the individual has done to attend Conclave. This award (1 for $500) is available to Phi Upsilon Omicron members to be enrolled during the full academic year (2 semesters or 3 quarters remaining in school after Conclave). Application Form
Lynne White Scheider Award will be awarded annually to a Phi U undergraduate member for demonstrated leadership and scholarship in the area of consumer affairs, personal finance, and/or family finance.
Geraldine Clewell Senior Awards will be awarded annually to Phi U graduating seniors for exemplary service to their local chapters. At least one recommendation must be from the local chapter advisor.
Orinne Johnson Outstanding Candle Article Award will be awarded to a collegiate member who submits the best article related to the Phi Upsilon Omicron purposes for publication in the honor society's publication, The Candle.
Shirley Noah Chase Award will be awarded annually to a Phi U undergraduate with preference given to family and consumer sciences education majors.