Department of Political Science & Criminal Justice

Department Scholarship

We are proud and pleased to offer one or more SCHOLARSHIP(S) to CJ/POLS majors. This scholarship is funded by Faculty/Staff members of the department as well as the generosity of  friends of the department. The criteria for award of this scholarship include:

  • Must be majoring in Criminal Justice, Political Science or Paralegal Studies.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • At least Sophomore standing at the time of application
  • Student must show an unmet financial need as an obstacle to continuing their education. Students must submit a written statement as well.

The award of this scholarship will receive half of the scholarship amount in the Fall semester and the remaining half in the following Spring semester. Criteria letters will be emailed around March of each year to apply for the following academic year.