Click on the title of the award for more information on the scholarship and how to apply.

How to Apply

Each year the KSSPE Awards Committee reviews applications of all students who may be eligible for Departmental Awards. If you are interested in applying for an award, you must qualify by obtaining an overall minimum GPA of a 3.0 by December 31 of the current academic year.

In order to apply for these scholarships and awards please complete the Academic Works application on the Academic Works website. If you are new to applying click on “sign up” after you click on the Academic Works website or if you are returning, click on “sign in.” Both are located on the upper right hand side of the page. Application deadline is February 15.

If you have any questions, contact Susan Wielgosz.

Recent Award Winners


Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence Nominee

  • Katriana Belknap

School of EHHS Outstanding Graduate Student Scholar Nominee

  • Morgan Flamholtz

School of EHHS Outstanding Undergraduate Student Scholar

  • Carly Andrake

KSSPE Departmental Scholars

  • Danielle Hemly (Athletic Training)
  • Katriana Belknap (Exercise Science)
  • Eleanor Pell (Kinesiology)
  • Brandon Acevedo (Physical Education Teacher Education)
  • Alexander Fusani (Sport Management)

AKA Masters Scholar Award

  • Cristina Iannacchino

AKA Undergraduate Scholar Award

  • Katriana Belknap

Wilbur H. Adriance Scholarship

  • Caleb Fisher

Ted Bondi Memorial Scholarship

  • Matthew Territo

Eugene C. Fish Scholarship

  • Rogan Bonner

Ruth A. Garis Scholarship

  • Megan Hale

Edward Matejkovic Sport Management Scholarship

  • Zachary Nordstrom

Anna A. McGinnis Award

  • Olivia Amoroso

Merrill J. Melnick KSSPE Scholarship

  • Emma Wisniewski

Tom & Jinny Hulshoff Mulvey PE Scholarship

  • Emma Acevedo

Eugene F. Orbaker Scholarship for Teacher Ed in Physical Education

  • Ryan Konko

Evelyn L. Schurr Scholarship

  • Korrine Patterson

William F. Stier Jr. Undergraduate Sport Management Scholarship

  • Markia Peak

Carol A. Susswein Memorial Award

  • Cole Pennella

Donald M. Tower Award

  • Kayli Brown

Clark V. Whited Scholarship

  • Lauren Blair
  • Kevin Blanchet
  • Emily Justa
  • Marco Troiano

Clark V. Whited /JP Morgan Chase Scholarship

  • Taylor Shene
  • Sabrina Pacurucu

Joseph P. Winnick Adapted Physical Education Scholarship

  • Coby Albone

Class of 1952 Scholarship

  • Sal Holden

Class of 1953 Scholarship

  • Kelsey Williams
  • Kiley Longin

Class of 1961 Scholarship

  • Mackenzie Congdon

Class of 1962 Scholarship

  • Chloe Peer

Previous Award Winners