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Political Science / Government scholarships

  • Wisconsin
    Alberta A. Taylor Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a continuing student majoring in economics and/or political science.
  • Missouri
    Alberta Macke Dougan Social Studies
    This scholarship is for full-time student attending Southeast Missouri State University majoring in Social Studies.
  • Wisconsin
    Altman Family Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a one-time award to high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Missouri
    Anna C. Draughon-Political Science
    This scholarship is for students majoring in the Department of Political Science, Philosophy and Religion at Southeast Missouri State University. First preference is a freshman student majoring in the Department.
  • Missouri
    Ann Draughon Matthews Philosophy and Religion Endowment.
    This scholarship is for a student enrolled at Southeast Missouri State University with a major in the Department of Political Science, Philosophy and Religion.
  • Wisconsin
    Ann Durra Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high-achieving students with financial need majoring in mathematics and/or the physical or natural sciences; pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Bertha Voit Weinland Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year women students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Betty Nelson Humanities Freshman Scholarship
    This scholarship provides one-time awards to freshman students intending to major in the humanities pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Betty Nelson Humanities Scholarship for Sophomores, Junior & Seniors
    This scholarship is for sophomores, juniors & seniors majoring in the humanities pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Idaho
    Boise State University Avery Peterson Scholarship in Political Science
    This scholarship is for senior student pursuing a major in Political Science and have an interest in a career in U.S. Foreign Service or an emphasis in international relations.
  • Wisconsin
    Bram and Shari Dorresteijn Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman student athlete pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science.
  • Arizona
    Brian S. Page Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide support to one Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) student enrolled in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and has demonstrated financial need as determined by ASU Financial Aid and Scholarship Services.
  • Bruce A. Bogue Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a 4 year award renewable (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Caroline and Robert Erickson Great People Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science with preference for students from Kenosha County.
  • Wisconsin
    Charles Carman Wurth Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a renewable scholarship to a high achieving Wisconsin resident who is in the top 5% of their senior class pursuing a degree in the College of Letters and Science.
  • Wisconsin
    College of Letters & Science General Scholarship - Juniors & Seniors
    This scholarship is for students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    College of Letters & Science General Scholarship - Sophomores
    This scholarship is for first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Iowa
    Don C. Nebergall Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate 4-H Members from Johnson or Linn Counties entering any public or private, 2 or 4 year accredited college or university in the United States with majors related to Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math (STEM).
  • Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger  American History
    This scholarship is awarded to graduating high school students who will pursue an undergraduate degree with a concentrated study of a minimum of 24 credit hours in American History and American Government.
  • Ohio
    Dr. Yvonne Walker-Taylor Women for Women Scholarship Fund II
    This scholarship is for students who demonstrate an interest in one of the following major divisions: Natural Sciences, Humanities, Business, Social Science and Engineering. Students must be a sophomore or above, enrolled full-time at Wilberforce University.
  • Wisconsin
    Earl D. Johnson Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving seniors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.80 with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Elizabeth and Troy Barnett Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving students with financial need with a preference for political science and/or economics majors who are pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science.
  • Enid Hall Griswold Memorial
    This scholarship is awarded to two deserving college juniors or seniors enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States who is pursuing a major in political science, history, government, or economics.
  • ENTELEC Wayne V. Black Scholarship Award
    This scholarship requires an essay on the topic of the pros and cons of different different FCC licensing regimes for electromagnetic spectrum.
  • Wisconsin
    Eva Stauff Schaeve and Harry H. Schaeve Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Fearn Cook Low Scholarship
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Florence Waste Pulver Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving juniors or seniors pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    George Enfield Frazer Jr. Scholarship
    This scholarship is for junior or senior with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Ginsberg Family Excellence Award (L&S)
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Letters & Science and have Junior or Senior standing.
  • Hsiao Memorial Social Sciences Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduate student attending US based college or university in 2020-21 pursuing a graduate degree in the social sciences, economics preferred but not required.
  • Wisconsin
    Joan and C. Michael Spero Scholarship
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    John Corcoran Student Support Fund
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    Kathy and Clark Gridley Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science. This scholarship supports Wisconsin resident students with demonstrated community involvement.
  • Learn.org Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Social Sciences
    This scholarship is for students pursuing Social Science-related majors. Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history.
  • Wisconsin
    Leo and Jean Besozzi Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving seniors pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Margaret A. Goldman Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Marilyn T. and C. Vernon Howard Moral Obligation Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving junior or senior in the College of Letters & Science with financial need.
  • Mark Blucher Planning Scholarship
    This scholarship is offered to Rutland County students who seek a degree in land use planning, legal studies, political studies, emergency services, agriculture, environmental studies, forestry, wildlife management, geography/history, automotive/motorcycle, architecture, economics, or civil engineering, with land use planning...
  • Washington
    Mark Johnson Political Science Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide financial support for students majoring in political science who are participating in student leadership activities such as Douglas Honors College, ASCWU or other student associations.
  • Wisconsin
    Martha J. Harrison Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Mary Schreiber LeBlanc & Duwayne LeBlanc Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Mathea Helen and Lawless Louis Mollere PreMedicine Scholarship
    This scholarship is for aspiring physician junior or senior with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science. Applicants must be second or third year students at the time of application, have an excellent academic record with evidence of progress in pre-med coursework and demonstration of breadth...
  • California
    Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship
    This scholarship is for incoming sophomore, junior or senior at a four-year college or university in 2019-20 enrolled in California college or university majoring in Accounting, political science, public policy, business administration or related fields.
  • Arizona
    Morey-Vaughn Award
    The Morey-Vaughn award provides up to $4,000 to defray travel, living, and other expenses associated with an internship in Washington, DC.
  • Wisconsin
    Neha Suri Scholarship
    This scholarship is for continuing students majoring in political science and/or journalism.
  • Arizona
    NFBPA-CAC Jacques Avent Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Undergraduate student (with at least 48 credit hours completed) OR a Graduate student (with at least 6 credits completed) attending a university in Arizona and be enrolled in one of these degree programs: Public Administration, Public Affairs, Public Policy, Political Science, and Urban and Metropolitan...
  • PG&E Women's Network Employee Resource Group Scholarship
    This group promotes, develops and celebrates the community of women working at PG&E. The group is active in many nonprofit organizations devoted to professional development, environmental stewardship and women-focused issues.
  • Plattner Verderame, P.C.’s Annual Civil Justice Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students interested in any aspect of social or civil justice. An essay is required on the American civil justice and jury system.
  • Wisconsin
    Promega International Scientific Internship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing.
  • Wisconsin
    Ralph B. Abrams Scholarship
    This scholarship is for rising senior students with outstanding academic performance pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    R Bernal Johnson Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • North Carolina
    Richard A. Thomas Memorial Scholarship for Arts and Sciences
    This scholarship is for students pursuing a major within the College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Wisconsin
    Richard Ralph Winter Phoenix Rising Humanitarian Scholarship
    This scholarship is for second or third year College of Letters & Science students with a strong record of community/humanitarian service. The ideal scholarship candidate should exhibit a natural desire to provide for human welfare and a rational compassion for others.
  • Wisconsin
    Richard W. Belekevich Scholarship
    This scholarship is for continuing student majoring in a foreign language or with a passion for travel and learning new languages who is pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Washington
    S. Sterling Munro, Jr. Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide financial support for students majoring in Political Science, with a GPA of 3.0 or above, and who have interest in a career in public service.
  • Wisconsin
    Theodore Herfurth Sophomore Scholarship
    The scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Arizona
    Theodore Wyckoff Scholarship
    This scholarship is given to students majoring in international affairs or political science. Preference given to majors with a comparative and international emphasis.
  • Wisconsin
    Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science. Only students intending to major in particular STEM areas are eligible to apply.
  • Wisconsin
    Thomas W. Parker Scholarship (Humanities and Social Sciences)
    This scholarship is for continuing students majoring in in the humanities or social sciences.
  • New York
    UB Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for newly admitted freshman majoring in a field related to the arts, humanities or social sciences, with preference to those committed to developing a deeper appreciation of regional, national and international issues.
  • UNCF SUEZ Corporate Scholars Program
    This scholarship is for highly talented sophomores and juniors in areas including engineering, quality control, compliance and water and wastewater treatment, among other more classic areas like finance and computer science.
  • Wisconsin
    Undergraduate Writing Fellows
    This scholarship is for talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing. The program enables accomplished and enthusiastic student writers to share their writing skills and intellectual curiosity with other undergraduates.
  • Wisconsin
    University League General Sophomore Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Texas
    UTD Government and Political Science Fellowship
    The scholarship is awarded to full- or part-time undergraduate students studying Political Science with a minimum GPA of 2.8.
  • Texas
    UTD Irving J. Hoch Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Economics, Political and Policy Sciences, preferably to students in the field of economics.
  • Texas
    UTD Jeanne Glorioso Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences (EPPS) at UT Dallas.
  • Texas
    UTD McLovin Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences (EPPS) at UT Dallas. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents or international students with at least a 2.
  • Texas
    UTD Rita Mae Kelly Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduate students, with preference for doctoral students, studying areas that interested Dr. Kelly, including gender and politics, public policy, public affairs and public administration.
  • Vermont DAR Good Citizenship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students studying anthropology, archaeology, criminology, economics, geography, history, international relations, philosophy, political science, psychology, social work, sociology, or urban studies.
  • Michigan
    Vivian M. Kommer Scholarship
    This foundation awards scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.