Grants and Awards
The Department of Political Science offers a number of grant opportunities and awards for our majors. Special programs include:
Supports paid research, working with a faculty member on a project of their choosing.
Research support to cover travel and other expenses related to conducting your own research project.
Students who have achieved mastery of a foreign language can qualify for this certificate, awarded in conjunction with a Political Science Major.
Students who have achieved mastery in quantitative skills can qualify for this certificate, awarded in conjunction with a Political Science Major.
For students who successfully complete the honors program.
Awarded to the best honors thesis of the year.
Award for excellence in scholarship, leadership, and University citizenship for a graduating political science major.
Highest Academic Achievement for a a graduating political science major.
Outstanding student selected to lead graduating seniors during the graduation ceremony.