Honors and Awards

Health Sciences majors have the opportunity to earn special honors and awards from the Department. These include:

  • Departmental Honors in Health Sciences
    Seniors who have excelled academically and who have demonstrated exceptional interest and dedication to their studies will receive Departmental Honors.
  • Grace C. Kenney Award
    Created to honor Grace C. Kenney, an educator for 39 years at Gettysburg College, to be given to a junior or senior. First preference is given to a student who has participated in health sciences studies, intramural and athletic programs, and has demonstrated the highest academic accomplishments and leadership skills.
  • C. E. and Mary G. Bilheimer Award
    Given to the senior major in health sciences with the highest academic average.