Departmental Scholarships

The following department scholarships are available for current majors. Scholarships are awarded on an annual basis through an application process during the spring semester.

Academic Scholar Award

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.75 is required 
  • Awarded to three (3) students
  • Evidence of service and potential contribution to the department, campus, and community

Alumni and Newsletter Assistant

  • Minimum cumulative GPA 3.5
  • Awarded to one (1) student
  • Student will set up and coordinate an alumni database and begin a biannual newsletter
  • Student will work approximately 4 hours each week per semester

Research Assistant

  • Excellent experience for graduate school applications
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 is required 
  • Awarded to three (3) students 
  • These students will assist FAMS faculty with academic research and course management – approximately 4 hours each per week each semester 
  • Evidence of service and potential contribution to the department, campus, and community

Need-Based (limited number available)

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 is required 
  • Evidence of financial need 
  • Evidence of service and potential contribution to the department, campus, and community