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Graduate School Awards

The 2015 Distinguished Graduate Student Awards Ceremony was held April 9, 2015, honoring a number of EIU graduate students for their achievements over the past academic year. Awards and scholarships presented during the ceremony included:
  • Distinguished Graduate Student Awards
  • Hamand Society of Graduate Scholars
  • Williams Travel Grants
  • Graduate School Research/Creative Activity Grants
  • Robert and Kathryn Augustine Distinguished Master's Thesis Award
  • EIU College Thesis Award of Excellence
  • King-Mertz Distinguished Research/Creative Activity Award
  • King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity College Award of Excellence
  • Frances Meyer Hampton Graduate Scholarship
  • Betty Wright Downing Graduate Scholar
  • Annie L. Weller Undergraduate or Graduate Scholar
  • UPI Scholar
  • Graduate Student Advisory Council Scholar
  • Mary Bear McClay Scholar

In addition, awards were also presented to Eastern's talented graduate faculty. The links below will display the program from the 2015 ceremony as well as previous ceremonies, providing a more detailed account of those honored. Above, a slideshow of the evening's award winners is also displayed.

Graduate Journal of Scholarship:

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