|Title||Deadline||Dollar||Eligibility - Other||GPA||Major||Topic||Eligibility - class year|
|George Goodwin, Jr. Scholarship||Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 00:00||$500-$750||
Strong consideration is given to major GPA.
|None||Political Science||Public Service||Freshman, Sophomore|
|Edwin A. Gere, Jr Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500-$1100||
Students must demonstrate an academic and professional interest in state and local government and politics. Students who wish to intern abroad in order to learn about state and local governments in other countries are welcome to apply.
|None||Political Science||State/Local Politics||Freshman, Sophomore|
|Daniel and Mary Feder Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$1000||
Must demonstrate an interest in studying American political thought.
|3.5||Political Science||American Political Thought||Freshman, Sophomore|
|Nathaniel B. Hill Debating Fund||Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 12:00||$500||None||Political Science||Student Clubs||Freshman, Sophomore|
|Luther Allen Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500-$800||Must be in good academic standing with demonstrated interest in international relations and/or Francophile studies, including French-speaking nations and/or provinces.||None||Political Science||Academic Merit, International Relations||Freshman, Sophomore|
|Paul and Lynn Hohenberger||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$1300||
Must demonstrate a connection to Holyoke, MA, with strong preference for students born or currently living in Holyoke.
|None||Political Science, Legal Studies||Freshman, Sophomore|
|Sheldon Goldman Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500-$1000||Demonstrated excellence in Public Law and Judicial Politics.||3.5||Political Science||Public Law||Junior, Senior|
|David A. Booth Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500||
The scholarship is awarded to an incoming (freshman or transfer) minority student from an urban area.
|None||Political Science||Financial Need||Freshman|
|Jean S. Briggs Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$1500||
Applicants must demonstrate financial need and a continuous record of community service to his/her home community, Amherst, and/or the University.
|3.5||Political Science||Academic Merit, Community Service, Financial Need||Sophomore, Junior, Senior|
|Dennis Crowley Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$1500||
Demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in criminal justice
|None||Political Science||Criminal Justice||Junior, Senior|
|Tracey Lee Maker Memorial Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500||None||Political Science||Financial Need||Sophomore, Junior|
|Jerome M. Mileur Internship Fund||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500-$1500||
Preference is given to students who have secured internships in Washington DC.
|None||Political Science||Internships||Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior|
|Sheldon E. and Joan S. Smith Scholarship for Public Service||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$1300||
Demonstrated interest in public service
|3.0||Political Science||Public Service||Junior, Senior|
|Jack Street Memorial Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$5000||
Participation in Debate, Mock Trial, or Model UN.
|3.0||Political Science, Legal Studies||Student Clubs||Junior|
|Robert G. Wilson III Study Abroad Scholarship||Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 05:45||$3200||
Preference is given to students who have taken at least 5 political science classes.
|none||Political Science||Study Abroad||Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior|
|Paul R. Shuldiner Memorial Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 12:00||$500||
The scholarship is open to all sophomore, junior and senior Legal Studies majors.
|None||Legal Studies||American Political Thought, Criminal Justice, Public Law, State/Local Politics||Sophomore, Junior, Senior|
|UWiL Scholarship||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 00:00||$500||
Requirements: A Political Science major who has successfully completed or will have completed (by the end of the current semester) the Umass Women in Leadership program.
|None||Political Science||Public Service||Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior|
|Shep Shepard Award||Monday, February 15, 2016 - 00:00||$500||3.5||Legal Studies||Community Service, Internships, Public Service, Student Clubs||Senior|
Apply by clicking the “Apply Now” button on the information page of your preferred scholarship. Paper applications are not available and not accepted. Application deadlines are listed below as well as on each application’s information page. Late applications are NOT considered. Please note that the number of awards given out per scholarship are subject to change and depend on the availability of funds each year. Completely answer the essay prompt. Applications with essays that do not address the prompt will not be considered. All recipients are expected to attend the scholarship awards ceremony in May. (Exceptions will be made for students studying abroad).