Selection of Recipient(s)

  1. The selection of recipient(s) will be made under the guidance of the Chair of the Department of Psychology, utilizing the department’s executive committee who will evaluate student applications and nominate one student each year to receive the scholarship.
  2. One scholarship may be granted in a single year.
  3. Preference may be given to applicants who embody the spirit and strength of character exhibited by Ryanne during her life.
  4. The scholarship awarded shall be for one academic year, however prior recipients are eligible to apply for additional awards in subsequent years.
  5. In the event a recipient withdraws from the University, or is no longer enrolled as a graduate student within the Department of Psychology, prior to receiving the scholarship funds, the funds allocated for the scholarship may be granted to another qualified student.