R.H. Painter Award
R.H. Painter Memorial Scholarship--Ph.D. Award ($400 Scholarship in 2013) This Ph.D. Award in Entomology is open to new Ph.D. graduate students enrolled in the KSU Department of Entomology. This award is intended for students in the first three semesters of their programs. The application materials will consist of:
- A cover letter including the student's contact information and a designation of the award for which the application is intended
- A letter of support from a fellow student or a faculty member
- Graduate school transcripts and grades
- A copy of the student's research proposal, and any other evidence of scholarship potential in entomology
The Awards Committee will evaluate the applications and select the winner based on the overall accomplishments of the student in entomology. According to the guidelines supplied by the KSU Foundation, the final choice of the recipient will be made by the General Scholarship Committee, who will act upon recommendations made by the departmental Awards Committee.