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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, go to 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 $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 $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 to each recipient $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 to each recipient $3,900