The Glenn and Helen Erikson Endowed Physics Scholarship recognizes students who have performed exceptionally well in departmental coursework and have expressed an interest in a career in teaching Physics/Astronomy.

Past Winners include: 
1991-1992: Neil Otto
1992-1993: Joleen Hammel 
1993-1994: Nathan Sandbo
1994-1995: Steve Macklay 
1995-1996: Frank Roessler
1996-1997: Lisa Bronson
1997-1998: Tony Rostberg
1998-1999: Eric Rowley 
1999-2000: Davina Ethridge
2000-2001: Davina Ethridge
2001-2002: Aaron Morrison
2002-2003: Aaron Morrison
2003-2004: Jason Doherty
2004-2005: Jason Doherty
2005-2006: Brian Peterson
2006-2007: Chris Marklet
2007-2008: Halyna Hodovanets
2008-2009: Ying Xing Lin, Heidi Bjork
2009-2010: Heidi Bjork
2010-2011: Nick Compton, Derek Hillinger 
2011-2012: Nick Compton, Derek Hillinger, Abolaji Akinyemi
2012-2013: Abolaji Akinyemi
2013-2014: Abolaji Akinyemi, Andrew Dirckx
2014-2015: Andrew Dirckx, Austin Grossenburg
2015-2016: Jacob Bukkila
2016-2017: Jacob Bukkila
2017-2018: Adam Blomgren
2018-2019: Samantha Swanson
2019-2020: Wasiu Erinoso
2020-2021: Samantha Sunnarborg, Jackson Walters