Our Opportunities

The scholarship application season for 2023-2024 is winding down. Scholarships still accepting applications are listed first.

Those with an Apply button require additional information. Those without the button are “auto-match” scholarships and you if meet the requirements your application will be added to the pool for consideration. You will not see the scholarships for which you have been auto-matched on your homepage (click My Applications).

To apply, sign in, submit a General Scholarship Application and take the next step:

Opportunities > Recommended – Apply for any of the scholarships recommended for YOU if you think you will qualify.
Opportunities > Ours – View the complete list of all scholarships and search for opportunities using a Keyword or Filter.
Opportunities > External – These scholarships are offered by local and national organizations having their own application process.

Watch your SCSU email throughout April, May and June for award offers. Most scholarships require recipients to accept the offer and submit a thank you letter for the donor.

  • You must meet minimum enrollment requirements during the semester(s) a scholarship is received.
  • Keyword examples – your major, minor, department, college/school, class level, nontraditional, veteran, LGBTQ, hometown, volunteer, internship, diversity, student org, etc.

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    Opportunities Table
    Award Name Actions
    $5,000.00 Bill Hyers Political Science Scholarship
    1. Political Science major with a desire to work in electoral politics ...
    500-1000 Caldecott Family Scholarship in Political Science
    1. Junior or senior during term scholarship is disbursed 2. Declared...
    varies Mark Foerster Congressional Internship Fund
    This scholarship is for a full time student (undergraduate or graduate)...
    varies Nick Begich Endowed Scholarship
    1. Major in Political Science 2. Junior or senior during term...
    $1,000.00 Pat's Paladin Award
    Pat’s Paladin Award seeks to foster creativity, curiosity and dreams of...
    varies Robert Becker Memorial Endowed Scholarship
    1. Major in Political Science, pursuing a pre-law course of study...
    500-1500 Ronald and Eleanor Riggs Scholarship in Political Science
    1. Major in Political Science, Public Administration or International...
    $1,000.00 Steve Frank Memorial Scholarship
    1. Undergraduate major in Political Science or International Relations ...