The education and friendship with faculty in the physics department have had a profound and lasting influence on my life. The professors care about their students.
Wes Baily, alumnus



Highly qualified students entering Miami University and majoring in physics, biological physics, or engineering physics will be considered for $1000 Frische Scholarships.  These scholarships are merit-based, and no special application forms are required. 


The Starkey Family Physics Scholarship is also awarded to incoming freshmen.  Contact the Advancement Office for more information.


Physics, engineering physics, and biological physics majors entering their sophomore, junior, and senior years are eligible for several different scholarships.  Awards are based on academic performance. These include:


  George and Carolyn Arfken Scholarship
  George Arfken Physics Award
  Andrew W. Bylenga Scholarship
  J. A. Culler Physics Prize
  R. L. Edwards Scholarship
  Ray Edwards Physics Award
  Raymond M. Hughes Memorial Scholarship
  Dr. Benjamin Lee Memorial Scholarship
  Philip and Cora Macklin Scholarship
  Mary Jean and Joseph R. Priest Scholarship
  William Shoupp Memorial Scholarship
  John and Genny Snider Scholarship


Past Department Scholarship and Award Winners


Miami University Financial Assistance