Senior Awards

Smeal College Senior and Student Awards

Senior Awards

These awards are presented annually in the spring to graduating seniors enrolled in The Smeal College of Business. Seniors who are graduating in the spring, summer, or fall of the same year are eligible to apply.  Recipients will be recognized at commencement and receive a Nittany Lion statuette as well as a monetary award.  Please complete the online application below.

By submitting an application, students will be considered for one of the five awards described below:

  • The Helen Eakin Eisenhower Award -  given to a graduating senior who has demonstrated scholarship, leadership, character, and service to The Smeal College of Business.

  • The Ralph H. Wherry Student Service Award - awarded to  graduating seniors who have excelled in service to the College, who have exhibited academic achievement and who manifest the promise of a successful professional career.

  • The John M. & Anne B. Stevens Academic Integrity Award – awarded to a graduating senior (or seniors) who demonstrate leadership in academic integrity by serving on the Smeal Academic Integrity Committee, promoting academic integrity by taking a leadership role in Smeal’s Business Roundtable Association or aiding in the refinement of academic integrity processes for Smeal undergraduates.
  • The George Leland Leffler Scholarship –   awarded to an outstanding graduating senior in Finance.

To complete the application please follow the link below:

Student Awards

PSMA President Award
This award was created in 2005 by Roger Osorio '04 and his family. Roger served as president of the Penn State Marketing Association (PSMA) during his senior year at Penn State and established this award to recognize excellence in leadership of PSMA.