Since Pi Chi Omega was organized in 1950, a key focus has been on supporting formal education within the field of entomology, and related scientific studies Each year Pi Chi Omega awards $13,000 in scholarships, to six deserving students. The scholarships are named in honor of past Pi Chi Omega members, which to date have supported 145 students through approximately $221,000 in scholarships.
- Dr. John Osmun Scholarship $3,000
- Founder’s Endowment Scholarship $2,000
- Alain VanRyckeghem Memorial Scholarship $2,000
- Dr. Austin Frishman Scholarship $2,000
- Norm Ehmann Scholarship $2,000
- R. Randall Rollins Memorial Scholarship $2,000
Apply for a Scholarship
Recognizing the need for college-educated professionals in the field of urban and industrial pest management, Pi Chi Omega is making available six scholarships to students majoring in urban and industrial pest management or some closely related plan of study. The object is to encourage and assist outstanding students to prepare for careers in pest management.
Previous Scholarship Recipients
Glancing at the list of previous winners, you can find people who have become giants in the industry and benefited from Pi Chi Omega scholarships.
Click here to see the full list of past scholarship recipients.
Current Scholarship Recipients