Awards

Special awards for exceptional scholastic achievement are given annually through the generosity of donors. To be eligible for any of these awards, a student must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0. The awards:

Accounting - Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Accounting - donated by Jerome E. Westendorf '43 and Warren A. Kappeler '41.

Accounting - Award of Merit in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement - donated by The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, Dayton Chapter.

Accounting - Accounting Career Award to a Student Exhibiting Great Potential in the Accounting Profession - donated by the Institute of Management Accountants, Dayton Chapter.

Accounting - The Clark - Eley - Fioriti Award for Outstanding Service to the Department of Accounting - donated by the alumni and faculty of the department of accounting.

Accounting - The Federation of Schools of Accountancy Student Achievement Award in Recognition of Superior Academic Achievement, Leadership and Professionalism in Post-Baccalaureate Accounting Education.

Anthropology - The Margaret Mary Emonds Huth Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Anthropology - donated by Dr. Edward A. Huth.

Arts and Sciences - International Learn, Lead and Serve Award - donated in honor of Steven C. Buck, 2003.

Arts and Sciences - The Dean Leonard A. Mann, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in the College of Arts and Sciences - donated by Joseph Zusman '65.

Athletics - The Reverend Charles L. Collins, S.M., Award of Excellence to an Athlete for Outstanding Citizenship - donated by Joseph Zusman '65.

Athletics - The Charles R. Kendall '29 Memorial Award of Excellence for Achievement in Academic and Athletic Effort - donated by Mrs. Charles R. Kendall and friends.

Athletics - The John L. Macbeth Memorial Award to the Outstanding Scholar-Athlete in Football and Basketball. The recipient must have completed five or more terms and won a varsity letter.

Athletics - The Ann E. Meyers Award of Excellence for Achievement in Academic and Athletic Effort in Women's Basketball and Volleyball.

Biology - The P.K. Bajpai Undergraduate Research Award to the Undergraduate Student Who Best Represents the Spirit of Undergraduate Research in Biology.

Biology - The John J. Comer Biomedical Undergraduate Research Award to the Undergraduate Student Who Best Demonstrated Research Excellence in Biomedical Science as a Biology Major.

Biology - The John J. Comer Ecological Undergraduate Research Award to the Undergraduate Student Who Best Demonstrated Research Excellence in Ecology as a Biology Major.

Biology - The John E. Dlugos Jr. Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior Majoring in Biology - donated by Mr. and Mrs. John E. Dlugos.

Biology - The Brother Russell A. Joly, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Student Who Best Combines Excellence in Biology and Genuine Appreciation of Nature.

Biology - Learn, Lead and Serve Undergraduate Award of Excellence to the Biology Undergraduate Student Who Completed an Outstanding Experiential Learning Project, which included both Leadership and Service.

Business Administration - Business and Marianist Values Integrated Learning and Living Community Award - to a senior who has made significant contributions to the success of the ILLC.

Business Administration - The Dick Flaute Award for Exceptional Service, Recognizing Exemplary Service by a Graduating Student in a Flyer Enterprises Activity.

Business Administration - The Sam Gould Award for Leadership Excellence, Recognizing Outstanding Leadership by a Graduating Senior in a Flyer Enterprises Management Position.

Business Administration - Outstanding Peer Adviser Award.

Business Administration - The Miriam Rosenthal Award of Excellence to a Graduating Senior in the School of Business Administration - donated by Dean William J. Hoben.

Business Administration - The Mark T. Schneider Award to a Senior in the School of Business Administration Who Has Combined Academic Excellence with Service to the University and the Community - donated by family and friends in his memory.

Campus Ministry - The Nancy Bramlage Award, presented by Campus Ministry's Center for Social Concern, to a Deserving Student or Student Group that have most Effectively used Nonviolent Direct Action to Work for Change.

Campus Ministry - Marianist Award for Voluntary Service to a Graduating Senior Who Has Earned Distinction through Voluntary Service to the Community - donated by the Marianists of the University of Dayton.

Campus Ministry - The Brother Wottle Campus Ministry Award: "An Award of Appreciation for Service to Campus Ministry.''

Chemical and Materials Engineering - The Victor Emanuel '15 Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Chemical Engineering - sponsored by the University of Dayton Alumni Association since 1962.

Chemical and Materials Engineering - The Raymond L. Fitz Sr. Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Sophomore in Chemical Engineering.

Chemical and Materials Engineering - The Edmund J. Rolinski Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Leadership and Service.

Chemical and Materials Engineering - The Robert G. Schenck Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior in Chemical Engineering - donated by Stanley L. Lopata.

Chemistry - American Chemical Society Analytical Award.

Chemistry - American Chemical Society Award: Patterson College Chemistry Award.

Chemistry - American Chemical Society, Division of Organic Chemistry Award to a Senior Student.

Chemistry - American Institute of Chemists Award.

Chemistry - CRC PRESS Freshman Chemistry Achievement Award to a Deserving First-Year Student Majoring in Chemistry.

Chemistry- Chemistry Faculty Research Award.

Chemistry - The Brother George J. Geisler, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in Chemistry - donated by Joseph Poelking '32.

Chemistry - The Arlo D. Harris Assistance Fund to a Deserving Student Majoring in Chemistry.

Chemistry - The Bernard J. Katchman Memorial Scholarship/Carl I. Michaelis Scholarship Award to an Entering First-Year Student Majoring in Chemistry.

Chemistry - The Brother John J. Lucier, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior Majoring in Chemistry - donated by a friend.

Chemistry - The Brother John Lucier, S.M., Summer Research Award.

Chemistry - The Magotti Award for Summer Research.

Chemistry - The Carl I. Michaelis Scholarship Award to a Deserving Junior or Senior Majoring in Chemistry.

Chemistry - The Charles Pedersen Award for Summer Research.

Chemistry - Polymer Education Committee Award for Outstanding Performance in Organic Chemistry.

Chemistry - The Philip Zaidain Memorial Award to a Deserving Student Majoring in Chemistry.

Chemistry- The Verhoff Award for Summer Research.

Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Mechanics - The George A. Barrett '28 Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior in Civil Engineering - donated by family and friends in his memory.

Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Mechanics - The Harry F. Finke, 1902, Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Civil Engineering - sponsored by the University of Dayton Alumni Association since 1962.

Communication - The Joan M. Broskey Memorial Award for Outstanding Academic and Professional Achievements in Public Relations.

Communication - Faculty Award for Academic Excellence to the Senior with the Highest Cumulative and Major Grade Point Averages - donated by the faculty of the department of communication.

Communication - The Bette Rogge Morse Award to the Outstanding Senior Woman in Communication.

Communication - The Dr. Florence I. Wolff Achievement Award for Outstanding Contributions in Academic, Extracurricular and Community Service Activities.

Communication-Broadcasting - The Omar Williams Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in Broadcasting - donated by the University of Dayton.

Communication-Debating - The Mary Elizabeth Jones Memorial Award of Excellence to an Outstanding Debater - donated by Dr. D. G. Reilly.

Communication-Journalism - The Ritter Collett Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Journalism. Awarded annually to the student who best demonstrates in his/her person and writings the qualities of Mr. Collett that the University hopes will serve as an inspiration to the journalism students.

Communication-Journalism - The Brother George F. Kohles, S.M., Award of Excellence in Journalism - donated by a friend.

Communication-Mass Media Arts - The Si Burick Award of Excellence for Outstanding Academic and Cocurricular Achievement in Mass Media Arts - donated by the University of Dayton.

Communication-Public Relations - The PRSA Maureen M. Pater Award of Distinction to the Outstanding Senior in Public Relations - donated by the Dayton-Miami Valley Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.

Communication-Speech Arts - The Reverend Vincent R. Vasey, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Speech Arts - donated by Reverend Vincent R. Vasey, S.M.

Communication Management - The Ellen M. Murphy Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Communication Management.

Computer Science - Award for Outstanding Service to the Department of Computer Science.

Computer Science - Chair's Award for Excellence in Computer Science.

Computer Science - The Lawrence A. Jehn Alumni Award for Excellence in the Senior Class.

Computer Science - The Father Thomas Schoen Award for Innovative Programming.

Continuing Education - The Nora Duffy Award to a Re-entry Student Who Has Overcome Significant Obstacles in order to Complete a College Degree.

Cooperative Education - Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Cooperative Education Student in Business Administration - sponsored by the Mead Corporation Foundation.

Cooperative Education - Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Cooperative Education Student in Computer Science/Computer Information Systems - sponsored by the Marathon Oil Foundation.

Cooperative Education - Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Cooperative Education Student in Engineering - sponsored by the Dayton Power and Light Company.

Cooperative Education - Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Cooperative Education Student in Engineering Technology - sponsored by Earl C. Iselin Jr. in honor of his father.

Criminal Justice - The Sheriff "Beno" Keiter Memorial Scholarship Award to the Outstanding Junior or Senior in Criminal Justice - donated by friends of "Beno" Keiter.

Economics - The Dr. E. B. O'Leary Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior Majoring in Economics.

Electrical and Computer Engineering - The Thomas R. Armstrong '38 Award of Excellence for Outstanding Electrical Engineering Achievement in Memory of Brother Ulrich Rappel, S.M., and W. Frank Armstrong.

Electrical and Computer Engineering - The Anthony Horvath '22 and Elmer Steger '22 Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Electrical Engineering - donated by Anthony Horvath and Elmer Steger.

Electrical and Computer Engineering - The Mary C. Millette Endowment Award for the Outstanding Senior Electrical Engineering Student in Memory of Mary C. Millette.

Electrical and Computer Engineering - The Brother Louis H. Rose, S.M. '33 Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior in Electrical Engineering.

Electronic Engineering Technology - The Richard R. Hazen Award of Excellence for the Outstanding Graduate of the Electronic Engineering Technology Program - donated by alumni and friends of the department.

Engineering/Humanities - The James L. Heft, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Graduating Senior Who Demonstrates a High Degree of Integration of these Different Fields of Knowledge: Humanities and Engineering - donated by Dr. Rocco M. Donatelli.

Engineering Technology - The L. Duke Golden Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Engineering Technology - donated by the Gamma Beta Chapter of Tau Alpha Pi Honor Society.

English - The Patricia B. Labadie Award for Excellence in Composition.

English - The Brother Thomas P. Price, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in English - donated by the University of Dayton Mothers' Club.

Entrepreneurship - Award of Excellence to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Entrepreneurship Who Best Embodies Outstanding Academic Achievement - sponsored by Fifth Third Bank.

Entrepreneurship - Entrepreneurial Leadership Award to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Entrepreneurship Who Exhibits the Greatest Potential for Leadership as an Entrepreneur - sponsored by Robert F. Chelle, Crotty Center founding director.

Environmental Biology - Environmental Biology Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Environmental Biology Major Who Excels in all Areas of Academic Scholarship and Overall Service.

Environmental Biology - Environmental Biology Internship Achievement Award of Excellence to the Environmental Biology Major Who Has Demonstrated Significant Achievement while Pursuing Practical Experience through the Internship Program.

Finance - Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior Majoring in Finance.

Finance - Davis Center for Portfolio Management Excellence in Leadership Award to the Outstanding Senior on the Center for Portfolio Management Team.

Finance - Flyer Investment Excellence in Leadership Award to the Outstanding Student on the Flyer Investment Portfolio Management Team.

Finance - The Douglas R. Scott "Best Efforts Award" to the Finance Major Deemed to Have Worked the Hardest Both in and out of the Classroom.

Fitz Center - The Emily M. Klein Student Community Leadership Award.

Fitz Center - The Monalisa Mullins Commitment to Community Award.

Fitz Center- The Charles J. Ping Student Service Award.

General Excellence - The Mary M. Shay Award of Excellence in Both Academic and Extracurricular Activities (Seniors only) - donated by the Poelking Family.

Geology - The George H. Springer Scholarship to the Outstanding Senior in the Geology Department - donated by alumni of the department.

Health and Sport Science - The Thomas J. Frericks Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Sport Management - donated by the faculty of the School of Education.

Health and Sport Science - The James M. Landis Memorial Award of Excellence for the Outstanding Health and Sport Science Senior in Science Core Courses.

Health and Sport Science - The James B. LaVanche Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Scholar-Athlete Graduating in the Department of Health and Sport Science - donated by the faculty and alumni of the department.

Health and Sport Science - The John L. Macbeth Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in Health and Sport Science - donated by Mrs. John L. Macbeth.

Health and Sport Science - The Elizabeth L. Schroeder Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in the Food and Nutrition Program for Academic, Departmental and Professional Performance.

History - The Caroline Beauregard Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior Majoring in History - donated by family and friends in her memory.

History - The Dr. Samuel E. Flook Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior Majoring in History - donated by Dr. Samuel E. Flook.

History - The Betty Ann Perkins Award for Excellence in Women's and Family History - donated by her family.

History - The Dr. George Ruppel, S.M., Award of Excellence in Historical Research.

History - The Steiner-Beauregard Phi Alpha Theta Service Award for Significant Service Promoting the Activities of the Delta Eta Chapter (Delta Eta Chapter members only) - donated by Dr. Rocco M. Donatelli.

Humanities - The Rocco M. Donatelli Award to the Humanities Senior with the Strongest Quantitative and Qualitative Record in Elective Science Courses.

Human Rights - The Linda Majka Award of Excellence to an Outstanding Senior.

Human Rights - Award of Excellence to an Outstanding Junior.

Industrial Engineering Technology - The James L. McGraw Award to the Outstanding Graduate of the Industrial Engineering Technology Program - donated by the Dayton chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers.

Industrial Engineering Technology - The Raymond B. Puckett Memorial Award to the Outstanding Junior in Industrial Engineering Technology.

International Business - Award of Excellence to the Graduating Senior Majoring in International Business Who Has Best Combined Academic Achievement with Service to the University and Community.

International Studies - The Dr. Margaret P. Karns Award for Academic Excellence and Service in Global and Local Issues.

International Studies - Outstanding Senior Award for International Studies.

International Studies - International Studies Peer Mentorship Award.

Languages - The Brother John R. Perz, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Modern Languages - donated by the Joseph Poelking Sr. family.

Languages-French - The Brother George J. McKenzie, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Written French - donated by a friend.

Languages-French - The Professor Enrique Romaguera Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Spoken French - donated in honor of his retirement in May 2005.

Languages-German - The Dr. Elke Hatch Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior Majoring in German.

Languages-Spanish - The Dr. James M. Ferrigno Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Spanish - donated by Enrique Romaguera and Mary A. Ferrigno.

Leadership - Alumni Award in Leadership to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Leadership Who Best Embodies the Principles of Learn, Lead and Serve - sponsored by Charles Huston Brown '20 and Maurice F. Krug '55.

Leadership - Leadership Award of Excellence to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Leadership Who Best Embodies Outstanding Academic Achievement - sponsored by the Reynolds and Reynolds Company and the Standard Register Company.

Leadership - Wall Street Journal Award for General Management to the Graduating Senior in Leadership and/or Entrepreneurship Considered to Have the Greatest Potential for General Management Responsibilities - sponsored by Dow Jones and Company.

Library - The Brother Frank Ruhlman, S.M., Award of Excellence for Literary Achievement.

Management and Marketing - Management/Marketing Department Award for Perseverance to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Entrepreneurship, Leadership or Marketing Who Has Displayed the Most Initiative and Perseverance in Pursuing an Undergraduate Education - sponsored by the faculty of the management and marketing department.

Management Information Systems - Management Information Systems Design Project Award to the Team Producing the Best Senior Year MIS Project.

Management Information Systems - Management Information Systems Award to a Graduating Senior in MIS for Outstanding Contributions to the MIS Program.

Management Information Systems - Management Information Systems Scholarship Award to a Graduating Senior in MIS for Outstanding Academic Achievement.

Manufacturing Engineering Technology - Dayton Chapter, Society of Manufacturing Engineers Award of Excellence for Manufacturing Engineering Technology Achievement.

Manufacturing Engineering Technology - Dayton Chapter, Society of Manufacturing Engineers Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Graduating Senior in Manufacturing Engineering Technology.

Marketing - Marketing Award of Excellence to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Marketing Who Best Embodies Outstanding Academic Achievement.

Marketing - Marketing Career Award to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Marketing Who Exhibits the Greatest Potential in Marketing.

Marketing - Marketing Service Award to the Graduating Senior Majoring in Marketing Who Best Embodies the Principles of Learn, Lead and Serve.

Mathematics - Award of Excellence in Support of Mathematics.

Mathematics - Senior Award of Excellence in Mathematics.

Mathematics - Sophomore Award of Excellence in Mathematics.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - Class of 1902 Award of Excellence for Outstanding Mechanical Engineering Achievement - donated by Michael J. Gibbons, 1902, in memory of Warner H. Kiefaber, 1905.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - The Professor Henry Chuang Award for Excellence in Energy Conservation and Waste Management.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - The Bernard F. Hollenkamp '39 Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Mechanical Engineering - donated by Louise A. and Mrs. Lucille Hollenkamp.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - The Martin C. Kuntz, 1912, Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior in Mechanical Engineering - sponsored by the University of Dayton Alumni Association since 1962.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - The Brother Andrew R. Weber, S.M., Award of Excellence for Outstanding Service and Achievement in Mechanical Engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Technology - Dayton Chapter, Society of Manufacturing Engineers Award of Excellence for Mechanical Engineering Technology Achievement.

Mechanical Engineering Technology - The Jesse H. Wilder Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Graduating Senior in Mechanical Engineering Technology - sponsored by the Dayton Chapter, Society of Manufacturing Engineers.

Military Science - Department of the Army Award. The Superior Cadet Award, provided by the Department of the Army, to the Outstanding Cadet of each academic year.

Military Science - The Brian J. Bentz Memorial Scholarship Award to the Outstanding ROTC Cadet Who Exemplifies the Dedication and Commitment for Further Study in Military Science - donated by his family and friends.

Military Science - The Major John A. Petric Memorial Scholarship Award. To keep the memory of John A. Petric within the University of Dayton community and to give support each year to a selected ROTC cadet pursuing a commission in the United States Army.

Military Science - The Lieutenant Robert M. Wallace '65 Memorial Award of Excellence in ROTC - donated by his family and friends.

Music - Department of Music Senior Award for the Outstanding Collaborative Pianist.

Music - Department of Music Senior Award for Outstanding Contribution to University Concert Bands.

Music - Department of Music Senior Award for Outstanding Contribution to University Athletic Bands.

Music - Department of Music Senior Award for Outstanding Contribution to University Jazz Bands.

Music - Department of Music Senior Award for Outstanding Contribution to the University Orchestra.

Music - Department of Music Senior Award for Outstanding Contribution to the University Vocal Ensembles.

Music - The Brother Joseph J. Mervar, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student Majoring in Music.

Music - NAfME Professional Achievement Award.

Music - The Brother Todd Ridder, S.M., Award of Excellence for Outstanding Service by a Student Majoring in Music.

Music - Phi Mu Alpha College Honor Award for Musicianship, Scholarship and General Contributions to the College Chapter.

Music - Phi Mu Alpha Professional Music Fraternity Scholastic Award to the Chapter's Graduating Senior Who Has Attained the Highest Scholastic Rating.

Music - Sigma Alpha Iota College Honor Award for Musicianship, Scholarship and General Contributions to the College Chapter.

Music - Sigma Alpha Iota Professional Music Fraternity Scholastic Award to the Chapter's Graduating Senior Who Has Attained the Highest Scholastic Rating.

Operations and Supply Management - Operations Management Outstanding Scholarship Award to a Graduating Senior in OPS for Academic Excellence.

Operations and Supply Management - Operations Management Outstanding OM Senior Project Award to the Team Producing the Best Senior Year OPS Project.

Operations and Supply Management - Operations Management Professional Service Award to a Graduating Senior in OPS for Outstanding Contributions to the OPS Program.

Philosophy - The Reverend Charles Polichek First Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Philosophy.

Philosophy - The Reverend Charles Polichek Second Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Philosophy.

Philosophy - The Richard R. Baker Award of Excellence in Philosophy to a Graduating Student Who Has Earned Distinction in the Study of Philosophy through Commitment to Philosophical Inquiry and Assisting Other Undergraduate Students in Their Pursuit of Philosophical Studies.

Philosophy - The Reverend Charles C. Bloemer, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior Majoring in Philosophy - donated by a friend.

Philosophy - The Raymond M. Herbenick Award of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Integration to a Student Completing the Core Program - donated by the department of philosophy faculty.

Physics - The Caesar Castro Award of Excellence to a Sophomore for Outstanding Scholarship in the General Physics Lecture and Laboratory Sequence - donated in memory of Caesar Castro by Mrs. C. C. Castro and the department of physics.

Physics - Sigma Pi Sigma Award of Merit to a Senior in Recognition of Outstanding Academic Achievement and Involvement in Physics - sponsored by the department of physics and the Sigma Pi Sigma honor society of the Society of Physics Students.

Political Science - The Brother Albert H. Rose, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Political Science - donated by Joseph Zusman '65.

Political Science - The Eugene W. Stenger '30 Memorial Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior in Political Science - donated by Mrs. Eugene W. Stenger.

Premedicine - Miami Valley Academy of Family Physicians Award to the Graduating Senior whose Activities Exemplify the Philosophy of Family Medicine.

Premedicine - The Brother Francis John Molz Memorial Award to the Outstanding Senior in Premedicine. Awarded annually to the student who best demonstrates the qualities of unselfishness, community service and academic achievement - sponsored by Alpha Epsilon Delta.

Premedicine - Montgomery County Medical Society Award to the Outstanding Senior in a Premedical Curriculum.

Premedicine - The Joseph E. Scherger, M.D., MPH Leadership in Medicine Award to a Graduating Premedical Student Who Has Demonstrated Leadership Toward Improving the Health of the Public Through Better Health Care.

Psychology - The Charles E. Kimble Research Award to the Graduating Senior Who Best Demonstrated Research Excellence in Psychology.

Psychology - The Kenneth J. Kuntz Award for Outstanding Service - donated by the department of psychology faculty.

Psychology - The Reverend Raymond A. Roesch, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in Psychology - donated by Reverend Raymond A. Roesch, S.M. '36.

Rector - The Maureen E. O'Rourke Marianist Student Award to the Graduating Senior Who Exemplifies the Marianist Charism on Campus.

Religious Studies - The William Joseph Chaminade Award of Excellence, in memory of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Dickson, to the Outstanding Student in Theology - donated by Reverend John Dickson, S.M. '36.

Religious Studies - The Monsignor J. Dean McFarland Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Junior Majoring in Religious Studies.

Social Work - The Joseph Zusman '65 Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Social Work Studies - donated by Joseph Zusman.

Sociology - The Dr. Edward A. Huth Silver Anniversary Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in Sociology - donated by Joseph Zusman '65.

Sociology - The Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial Award in Human Relations for Excellence in Scholarship, Christian Leadership and the Advancement of Brotherhood and Sisterhood - donated by Dr. Edward A. Huth.

Sociology - The Reverend Andrew L. Seebold Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Senior in Sociology.

Teacher Education - The William A. Beitzel Award to the Outstanding Student in Intervention Specialist Education - donated by Dean Emeritus Ellis A. Joseph.

Teacher Education - The Brother Louis J. Faerber, S.M., Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in Adolescence to Young Adult Education - donated by the University of Dayton Mothers' Club.

Teacher Education - The Dr. Harry E. Hand Memorial Award of Excellence to an Outstanding Student with Majors in English and Adolescence to Young Adult Education.

Teacher Education - The Kacie Hausfeld Award of Distinction to the Graduating ECE Senior Who Displays the Spirit of Kacie: a Passion for Teaching; a Commitment to Service; a Vibrant and Encouraging Leader; and an Enthusiasm for Life.

Teacher Education - The Raymond and Beulah Horn Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Student in the Area of Intervention Specialist Education - donated by Dean Emeritus Ellis A. Joseph.

Teacher Education - The Dr. Thomas C. Hunt Award for the Outstanding Student Research Activity in the School of Education.

Teacher Education - The Daniel L. Leary Award for the Outstanding Research and Development Activity by a Student Seeking Teacher Licensure in the School of Education - donated by Dean Emeritus Ellis A. Joseph.

Teacher Education - The Frank and Lois New Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Student in the Area of Intervention Specialist Education.

Teacher Education - The George A. Pflaum '25 Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Students in Early Childhood and Middle Childhood Education - donated by George A. Pflaum Jr.

Teacher Education - The Reverend George J. Renneker, S.M., Award of Excellence for Outstanding Achievement in Teacher Education.

Teacher Education - The Brother Joseph W. Stander, S.M., Award of Excellence to an Outstanding Student with a Concentration in Integrated Mathematics.

Teacher Education - The Dr. Mary R. Sudzina Award for Demonstrated Excellence in Case Study Analysis in Adolescence to Young Adult Education.

Theatre - The Dr. "G." Award for Outstanding Commitment to Mainstage Theatre Recognizing a Graduating Senior Who Has Demonstrated a Willingness to Involve Himself/Herself in the Wide Spectrum of Theatrical Productions on the Boll Theatre Mainstage.

University Advancement - Award of Excellence for Contribution of Service to the Community.

University Honors Program - The Daniel P. Arnold Memorial Scholarship Award.

University Honors Program - The Patrick F. Palermo Honors Program Founders Award for the Exemplary Honors Thesis Project Involving International Research, Service and Leadership in Community, or Advances the Realization of a Just Society.

Visual Arts-Fine Arts - The Mary Ann Dunsky Award to the Outstanding Senior in Studio Art.

Visual Arts-Fine Arts - The Bela Horvath Award for Excellence in Representational Art.

Women's Studies - The Joyce Durham Award for the Best Student Essay on the Subject of Women or Gender.

Women's Studies - The Susan R. Hermes Award for Excellence in Women's Studies - donated by Drs. Jane S. Zembaty and Patricia A. Johnson.