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Funding for Students

Graduate Fellowship Program

Every year, the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi awards fifty-seven Fellowships of $5,000 each and three at $15,000 each to members entering the first year of graduate or professional study. Each Phi Kappa Phi chapter may select one candidate from among its local applicants to compete for the Society-wide awards.

Named Fellowships

Slater Fellow

Preference is given to the top applicant whose undergraduate field is in the biological sciences.

Yoerger Presidential Fellow

Awarded each year to a student in one of the basic science disciplines (i.e., engineering, agriculture) rather than law or medicine. 

Kathleen Greey Fellow

Preference is given to one of the top-ranking nominees whose undergraduate field is other than the basic sciences.

Ruth E. Brashear Fellow

Awarded to the nominee from chapter #058 (Brigham Young University) should that nominee be chosen as a Fellowship recipient. If there is no Fellowship recipient from this chapter, preference will be given to a recipient whose record of service is exceptional and/or whose undergraduate major is domestic and family science, should there be one.

Marjorie Schoch Fellow

Awarded to a top-ranking nominee.

Alfred M. Wolfe Fellow

Awarded in his memory to a top ranking nominee majoring in Agriculture, Classical Latin/Ancient Greek, or English.

Walter and Adelaide Hohenstein Fellow

Awarded to a top ranking nominee in each of the 5 regions: Northeast, Southeast, North Central, South Central, Western, and 1 recipient from the University of Maryland (if any).

Details of the application process, application forms, fellowship facts, and advice for applicants can all be found at

Study Abroad Grants

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grants are designed to help support undergraduates as they seek knowledge and experience in their academic fields by studying abroad. Forty-five $1,000 grants are awarded each year.  More information available at

Love of Learning Awards

Love of Learning Awards will help fund post-baccalaureate studies and/or career development for active Phi Kappa Phi members to include (but not be limited to): Graduate or professional studies, doctoral dissertations, continuing education, career development, travel related to teaching/studies, etc. Recipients of the Fellowship award are not eligible to apply. Eighty awards, at $500 each, will be awarded.

The competition is open to all active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi members who:

  • Have completed their baccalaureate studies by application submission deadline.
  • Did not receive a Fellowship or Award of Excellence grant.

More information available at


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