University at Albany

Scholarships, Awards & Prizes:

College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Economics

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Gordon Karp Award
Established in honor of Gordon Karp, who received his B.A. in 1977 and his Ph.D. in 1986, from the University at Albany, the Karp Award is given to undergraduate students in economics who best exemplify the intelligence, dedication and accomplishment that marked the promising career of Gordon Karp.

Taimour Khan ’94 Memorial Scholarship
Established by the KPMG Disaster Relief Fund to recognize the tragic loss of 1994 graduate Taimour Kahn in the World Trade Center attack on 9/11/01, the Kahn ’94 Scholarship is awarded to a freshman or sophomore undergraduate student who intends to major in economics and who demonstrates financial need.

Pong S. Lee Endowed Award
Established by the alumni, students, friends and members of the Department, The Pong S. Lee Endowed Award provides an award to a student(s) for outstanding research in economics. This award fund may also be used to provide support for a student’s professional development experience or conference.