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Physics and Astronomy Graduate Scholarships

Claire May Band Physics Scholarships

The Claire May Band Scholarship in Physics was established in 1989 to recognize outstanding students interested in the physics program at Washington State University.The award amount varies and will be awarded in two separate equal portions during the academic year. Contact the department for more details at physics.wsu.edu.

Paul Anderson Award for Excellence in Physics Scholarship

Academic excellence and/or exceptional research are the criteria to receive the Paul Anderson Award for Excellence in Physics Scholarship. A cash award is presented to either undergraduate physics majors for exceptional academics or to graduate students who excel in their dissertation research.

Edward E. Donaldson Surface Science

The Edward E. and Virginia Donaldson Surface Science Scholarship recognizes outstanding achievement in graduate research in the area of Surface Science. The scholarship recipient receives a cash award.

George E. Duval Scholarship in Shock Compression Science

This scholarship recognizes outstanding achievement in graduate research in the area of Shock Compression Science. Contact the department for more information.

ISP Graduate Scholarship and Assistantships (Applications)

Institute for Shock Physics (ISP) Graduate Scholar Award includes a $27,000 Annual Stipend, Waiver of Tuition, and Health Insurance. U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency is required for the ISP Graduate Scholar Award. If you are interested in being considered for the ISP Graduate Scholar Award, please fill out this application form.

A Research Assistantship (RA) includes an annual stipend, waiver of tuition, and health insurance. To be considered for a Research Assistantship, please view the graduate studies admission guidelines published by the academic department in your field. In addition, please feel free to contact the Institute directly (shock@wsu.edu) for more information.

Fine more information on the ISP Graduate Scholars.