Scholarships

The scholarships listed below are administered by the Political Science department, and are open to political science majors and other eligible students at UM-Flint. Students should contact the Office of Financial Aid (UPAV 277), or visit the UM-Flint Scholarships site for full details and deadlines.


Margaret Anne Burd-UAW Local 599 Memorial Scholarship:

For full-time students enrolled in
the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Education and Human Services, or the School of
Health Professions and Studies whose parent has been a member in good standing of UAW Local 599 for at least five years. Financial need is a consideration. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required.


David French Memorial Scholarship:

The scholarship is available to UM-Flint students majoring in Political Science. Applicants must have completed 25 credit hours with a cumulative 3.0 GPA


Richard S. Harris Scholarship Fund:

This scholarship is designed for Political Science or English majors who have expressed intent to enter the legal profession. Applicant must have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 with a minimum GPA, in the major, of 3.4. Applicant must also have completed at least 3 Political Science or English courses within their major


David R. Keller Book Fund:

This fund was established to assist students in purchasing textbooks for their education at University of Michigan-Flint. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students majoring in Political Science


Gilbert Rubenstein Attorney at Law Scholarship Fund:

Applicants must be enrolled at the
University
of Michigan – Flint in any pre-law program and be in good standing. It is preferred if the
students graduate from a high school in Genesee, Shiawassee or Lapeer counties, and have
performed a service for their community


Lillian B. and Bruce E. Wright Memorial Scholarship:

For adult returning students at the
University of Michigan-Flint with a major or minor in political science or public administration, or
who have been actively involved in the political process at the local, state or national level. A
minimum 3.0 GPA is required