2020 Student AwardsEconomics

Undergraduate Awards

F.A. Hayek Essay Awards

  • Molly Harnish
  • James Talocka
  • Jacob Wade
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Vernon Smith Essay Awards

  • Alex Madajian
  • Asher Zawacki
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Howard R. Bloch Memorial Award

Awarded to our top performing student in the economics program.

  • Logan Hansen
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Excellence Award

Award for students in the top 15% of the graduating class in economics.

  • Kendal Angeloff
  • Edward Ayers
  • Goen Chang
  • Yuyou Dai
  • Alicia Ehlert
  • Ryan Fraser
  • Heyi Gao
  • Nikhil Jain
  • Gabriel Jones
  • Attila Kiss
  • Conner Kolessides
  • Jaehyo Lee
  • Zhiwewi Lei
  • Dominic Pino
  • Jace White
  • Yiheng Zhang
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Outstanding Academic Achievement in Economics

Award for students in the top 2% of the graduating class in economics.

  • Aleida Baumgartner
  • Caleb Petitt
  • Nandini Tivakaran
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Departmental Honors in Economics

This is the highest academic distinction awarded by the economics department. This award is given to students who have a GPA of 3.5 or higher and have successfully completed an undergraduate thesis in economics.

  • Goen Chang
  • Ryan Fraser
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