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These are the scholarships that are specific to Political Science majors or include Political Science majors in their criteria. There are many others that are available. For further information on these and other scholarships, along with information about financial aid, visit the Office of Financial Aid.

Richard Perchlik Scholarship

  • Political Science major with at least 45 credits, 12 of which are in Political Science
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.2
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Estimated amount awarded $1100

Anderson A. Cordill Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Be eligible for a provost scholarship
  • Full-time major in history or political science
  • Demonstrates above average academic standing, ability, and future promise
  • Estimated amount awarded $1800

Eleanor S. and Alma J. Dickerson Scholarship

  • Junior social science majors, including political science
  • Demonstrates scholastic achievement, personality, and promise of future growth
  • Apply in junior year for award in senior year
  • Estimated amount awarded $1,900

Elizabeth and John S. Welling Scholarship

  • Social science student, preferably a history or political science major
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Shows financial need
  • Apply in sophomore year for award in junior year
  • Estimated amount awarded $3,900

Molly Burich Political Science Scholarship

  • Awarded to junior or senior students majoring in Political Science
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.5
  • Preference for recipient to be a junior that renews for senior year provided the recipient continues to be eligible
  • Estimated amount awarded $2,000