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Alumni – Nominations Forms

Application forms/guidelines for undergraduate and graduate fellowships/scholarships/awards and nomination forms for the alumni awards are available from advisors and presidents of local collegiate chapters, presidents of alumni chapters, and the:

Phi Upsilon Omicron National Office
P.O. Box 50970, 
Bowling Green, KY 42102-4270
(270) 904-1340
national@phiu.org

Fellowships

2017-2018 Alumni Fellowships

Phi Upsilon Omicron, a national honor society in family and consumer sciences, offers scholarships, fellowships and awards only to Phi Upsilon Omicron Members.  Fellowship Application Directions and Fellowship Application. Application login information is available from the National Office. 

“New Resource for finding graduate programs for Phi U Fellowships” article, Map of Graduate Programs

Graduate Fellowships
Application Deadline: February 1

Note: Selection will be based upon applicant’s scholastic record; honors and recognitions; participation in honor society, professional, community, and other organizations; scholarly work; statement of professional goals; and recommendations. Recipients must be Phi U members.

Candle Fellowship each for study leading to a master’s degree in family and consumer sciences. Phi U members who are enrolled or plan to enroll in a graduate school are eligible to apply.

Diamond Anniversary Fellowships will be awarded for study at the master’s or doctoral level in family and consumer sciences or a related are. The recipients must have been accepted into or currently enrolled in a graduate program.

Founders Fellowship will be awarded for advanced graduate study. The applicant must have completed at least half the credit-hour requirements toward the doctorate in some area of family and consumer sciences and have had several years of successful employment in the profession.

Geraldine Clewell Fellowship will be awarded to a doctoral student in family and consumer sciences or a related area with preference given to a student who desires to teach at the college/university level. At least one recommendation must be from the student’s major advisor.

Geraldine Clewell Fellowship will be awarded to a student pursuing a master’s degree in family and consumer sciences or related area with preference given to a student majoring in family and consumer sciences education and who desires to teach at the elementary/secondary level. At least one recommendation must be from the student’s major advisor.

Jean Dearth Dickerscheid Fellowship will be awarded to a student pursuing a Ph.D. in family and consumer sciences or related area and has earned at least one other degree in family and consumer sciences. The applicant must intend to pursue a career in academia.

Margaret Drew Alpha Fellowship will be awarded for graduate study in a field of family and consumer sciences with preference given to a dietetics or food and nutrition major.

Presidents Research Fellowship will be awarded for graduate research at the master’s, doctoral or post-doctoral level in family and consumer sciences or a related area. Application must include research prospectus exhibiting organization and need for the research.

Awards

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.

Alumni Awards
Deadline: November 1 (odd-numbered years)

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. 

Collegiate Awards
Application Deadline: February 1
Note: Graduating Seniors are eligible for all of the Phi U awards. Undergraduate/graduate students are eligible for the Orrine Johnson Award.

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.

Undergraduate Student Research Paper Award

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