Avery Peterson Scholarship in Political Science
The Avery Peterson Scholarship
In order to be eligible for this scholarship students must meet the following criteria:
- Full-time enrollment (12 undergraduate credits)
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Senior class standing
- Pursuing a major in Political Science
- Interest in a career in U.S. Foreign Service or an emphasis in international relations
If you are pursuing a Political Science degree and want to be considered for Department of Political Science scholarships, you must complete the Department of Political Science Scholarships Application and attach an essay outlining:
- Your current education and career goals
- Work history
- Honors and activities
- Why you should be awarded a Political Science Scholarship. In your essay please also list the name of your current academic advisor
- Include your current Academic Advisement Report (AAR). If you are new or transfer student, please include your unofficial high school transcript or college transcript.
Please upload all documents as a single word or PDF document (8 MB max file size). Make sure your full name and student ID number are on the header of each page.