Rider Bookstore gift certificate for the purchase of books awarded to the History or Education/History major who, with 12-21 credits in history courses at the end of the previous semester, had the highest cumulative grade point average in history courses. Gary A. Carskaddan is a 1985 Rider graduate who has generously funded the history prize since 1990. He is currently Assistant Dean/Director of Residence and Off-Campus Life at Holy Cross College in Worcester, MA.

Fall Name Spring Name
2013 Nasser Zayer 2014 Eric Faeder
2012 Michael Musso 2013 Karryne MacLean
2011 Chelsea Stebbins 2012 Jordyn Horning
2010 Heather Conway and Jennifer Sorensen 2011 Anthony Maddaluno
2009 Lauren Runza 2010 Marie Gill
2008 Robert Fisher 2009 Greg Ferrara
2007 Christie DeCarolis 2008 Kyle Battaglia
2006 Dan Feingold 2007 Joshua Asson, William Coughlin, and Elaine Harland
2005 Kim van Heygen 2006 Jenna Reycraft
2004 Lada Pastushak 2005 Teresa Gibbs
2003 Heather Horowitz 2004 Staci Pinelli
2002 Charles Evans 2003 Timothy Kozlowski
2001 Kristen Hendrickson 2002 Matthew Thornton
2000 Irene C. Weber 2001 Christine Carbone
1999 Adam X. Storm 2000 Meredith McWilliams
1998 Andrea Torano 1999 Joshua Crome
1997 Kathleen M. Adamow 1998 Abigail Smith
1996 Lara Frizzell 1997 Joseph C. Jungerman
1995 Kirk W. Dahlberg 1996 Paige Wittenburg
1994 Christy D'Antonio 1995 David Fuchs
1993 Sandra Nazzaro 1994 Joanne Dienes
1992 Sean Burns 1993 Judith Hunt
1991 Christine Young 1992 Richard Torres
1990 Kevin Brady 1991 Kerry Mairone
    1990 Amy Zwolak