ASLA Undergraduate Certificate of Merit
Mark Frigy, Mark Jirik

ASLA Undergraduate Certificate of Honor
Katharyn Hurd, James Utterback

ASLA Graduate Certificate of Merit
Lori Tella

ASLA Graduate Certificate of Honor
Katie Linneman

Illinois ASLA Chapter Outstanding Student Awards
Outstanding Junior:  Shirley Vassell
Outstanding Senior: James Utterback
Outstanding Graduate: Katie Linnemann

Undergraduate Alumni Merit Scholarships
Clare Johnson, Sean McKay, Shirley Vassel

Wadsworth Scholarships
Katherine Hoffman, Katarina Katsma, Pongsakorn Suppakitpaisar

Ryerson Traveling Fellowship
Sam Zimbovsky

Fiel Traveling Fellowship
Katharyn Hurd, Mark Frigy

Beatrice Hornemann Scholar
Bethany Harre (Zonta Award)

Bruce Borland Scholarship
Jeffrey Norberg

Golf Builders Association
Barrett Schroeder, Brian Concordia

Natalie Alpert Prize
Undergraduate: Erich Sprague (History)
Graduate: Sarah Rowe (History)

Chalet Nursery Prize
Katharyn Hurd (2008 Woody Ornamentals), Mark Frigy (Planting Design)

Kesler Prize
Alex Sammet

Sasaki Day Awards
Level 1: Kevin Stewart (Brent Johnson Park), Sara Ursini (Neighborhood Narrative)

Level 2: Dan Clausius (Natural History Museum), Joe Hudson (Natural History Museum), Rory Nicholson (Natural History Museum) 

Level 3: Katharyn Hurd (Natural History Revealed), Lyndi Kuhlman (Natural History Revealed) 

Graduate Level: Michael Garrett (Design Investigation of the Lake Calumet Complex)

2009 Sigma Lambda Alpha Initiates
Department of Landscape Architecture:
University of Illinois PSI Chapter
Martin Holland, Trisha Hurst, Clare Johnson, Tim Marten, Sean McKay, Luke Schissel, Rebecca Taylor, Shirley Vassell, Shimon Zimbovsky