Politics Department Scholarship

An exciting new scholarship opportunity open to first year students planning on studying and majoring in Politics at SMC.

Awards of $13,000 per year awarded to entering first time freshmen for each of four years of consecutive full-time study.

 Initial application process:

 

Additional Politics Scholarship Application Materials:

  • A letter of recommendation from an individual testifying  to the applicant's interest in politics
  • A personal essay (<750 words) addressing the applicant's interest in politics and providing evidence in the form of personal experience, study, service, or career expectations

 

Expectations:

The recipient must major in politics and contribute actively to the Department's work.  Such contributions might include assisting faculty research and teaching activities and organizing department events.