Scholarships

College of Social Science undergraduate scholarships

 Below is a list of general undergraduate scholarships for social science students which may be of interest to sociology majors and minors. More are available on the link above.


Provost's Summer Undergraduate Research Initiative

Who qualifies: Undergraduates with a 2.0 GPA or better

How much: $1000 per semester, up to $2000 per academic year

How it can be used: Undergraduate research

 

Proposals are due February 14, 2020

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Dean's Assistantship

Who qualifies: A Social Science junior or senior

How much: $4000-$4500 stipend, working an average of 10 hours per week

How you will benefit: Oopportunity to have an enriched independent research experience in the social sciences with a faculty mentor

 

Deadline to apply is February 14, 2020

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Andrew Undergraduate Fellowship

Who qualifies: Social Science undergraduate with a minimum of 60 credits

How much: varied

How it can be used: Research project costs

 

Deadline to apply is February 1, 2020

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Ernest G. and Phyllis C. Green MSU Black Alumni Scholarships

Who qualifies: Social Science entering freshman, sophomore or junior with a 3.0 GPA or better

How it can be used: Tuition

 

Deadline to apply is February 1, 2020 

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Charles Hayden Kelley Scholarships

Who qualifies: Freshman, sophomore, or junior social science students who may not qualify for financial aid. Preference given to students from single parent households

How it can be used: Tuition

 

Deadline to apply is February 1, 2020

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George and Alice Goetz Scholarship

Who qualifies: Social Science major who is an active duty service member or Veteran of the US Armed Forces

How it can be used: Tuition

About the Scholarship: The values of the "Greatest Generation"; hard work, dedication to learning, prudent management, love of family and country, and responsibility to service were exemplified by George A and Alice E Goetz, members of this storied group and in whose name his scholarship has been established.

 

Deadline to apply is February 1, 2020 

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Henderson Experiential Learning Award

Who qualifies: Veterans from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces.

How it can be used: Experiential learning opportunities to students which include, but are not limited to, civic engagement and service learning, undergraduate research, study abroad and internships.

 

Deadline to apply is February 1, 2020 

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Ed & Gretchen Adler Study Abroad Scholarship

Thanks to a generous endowment funded by MSU Social Science alumnus Edwin Adler and his wife Gretchen, the College of Social Science is pleased to offer the Ed & Gretchen Adler Study Abroad Scholarship.

The Adlers gave this gift in furtherance of the continuing MSU commitment to lead in international education and study abroad.

 


Additional Study Abroad Scholarships

Visit the study abroad page to view a list of scholarships available.