2018-2019 Recipients








Peter Young - From gentleman's pistal to everyman's rifle: guns, honor, and society in revolutionary Boston

Andrew Chione - New discovery leads to a whole new meaning of "trash fish"

2017-2018 Recipients







Morgan Dally - Using Quadrats and GPS to Assess the Abundance of Rodent Holes in Different Habitats

Jennifer Oliphant - Sharontheview

2016-2017 Recipients

Lihani du Plessis  Steven Miller

Lihani du Plessis - The Influence of World War One on the Development of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery

Steven MillerIntegrating CSR Activities Into Financial Evaluations

2015-2016 Recipients


Dakota JacobsGeneration of Kisspeptin Cell Lines to Investigate the Sex Steroid-Mediated Initiation of Puberty

2014-2015 Recipients

Jenna Proctor Andrew Osborn 

Jenna ProctorThe Great Hall: A Story of Promise, Lost Opportunity, and the Plight of Liberal Arts
Andrew Osborn - Investigations of Pactamycin Biosynthesis
Andrew Su - The Atlantic Theatre: Why the British Stopped Confederate Shipbuilding in Great Britain

2013-2014 Recipients

Brittany Backen Arlyn Y. Moreno Luna

Brittany Backen - Coed Cheesecake: The 1959 Wrestling Court and the Politics of the Marriage Market at Oregon State College
Arlyn Y. Moreno Luna - Effects of Xanthohumol on Biomarkers of Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Rats

2012-2013 Recipients

Hannah Maloney Sarah Wright

Hannah Mahoney - A Global Affair: Understanding 1960s Geopolitics Through the New York World's Fair
Sarah Wright - Grapevine Leafroll Associated Virus - 3 (GLRaV-3) Seasonal Titer Changes and Effects on Pinot Noir Fruit in Oregon

2011-2012 Recipients

Ingrid Ockert AnnaRose Adams Thea Matos & Lauren Graebner

Ingrid Ockert - The Atomic Awakening of Ava Helen Pauling
AnnaRose Adams - Response of reef fish assemblages to overgrowth of the hydrocoral Millepora complanata by the crustose alga Ramicrusta
Thea Matos & Lauren Graebner - Intersections of Cross-Cultural Design

2010-2011 Recipients

Melissa Broussard Marie Enger Mark Fisher

Melissa Broussard - Native bees, honeybees and pollination in Oregon cranbrries
Marie Enger - Animal Testing: Necessary or Cruel?
Mark Fisher - Repression of the I.W.W. in Coos County, Oregon: The Role of the Press in the Extralegal Deportations, Conflicting Views of Constitutional Rights, and a Demand for Justice

2009-2010 Recipients

Douglas Schulte Robinson D. Taylor

Douglas Schulte - How the West Was Won: An Investigation of the Rise and Evolution of the Cowboy as an American Popular Culture Icon
Robinson D. Taylor - Processing Facial Emotion: Can it Occur without Attention?

2008-2009 Recipients

Alison Gemperle Kristina Wick

Alison Gemperle - Identity Priming and Free Recall in Student-Athletes
Kristina Wick - The Free Lunch Program: A Construction of Social Welfare Attitudes of the 1940s

2007-2008 Recipients

Andrew Seher and Meaghan Josh

Andrew Seher - Leading the Way to Real Progress: The Portland Urban League, 1964-1970
Meaghan Josh - Albina's Story

2006-2007 Recipients

Carmen Halstead Luke Peterson Matt Bradley

Carmen Halstead - D.H. Lawrence and Ursula Brangwen v. Feminist Misreadings
Luke Peterson - The Birth of German Art: Italia and Germania
Matt Bradley - Meat for Thought: Factory Farming at its Worst