Scholarships & Awards

Our Winners

Senior Award in Political Science


    • 2010-11 Macey Gurley
    • 2008-09 Kristina Hortert
    • 2007-08 Kyle Ochsenbein
    • 2006-07 Joseph Cade Morgan

    Paul G. Stephenson Scholarship

      • 2010-11 Matthew Cowan
      • 2008-09 Taylor J. Askew & Teresa L. Craig
      • 2007-08 Theodore Engel & Kristina Hortert
      • 2006-07 Tara Bates

        Descriptions and Requirements:

        Senior Award in Political Science

        An award presented to a Political Science major with senior classification who demonstrates excellence in their academic career at TTU. Recipients receive a cash award and a certificate. The Senior Award for Political Science is considered the department's highest award for political science majors.

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        The Paul G. Stephenson Scholarship Endowment

        Paul Stephenson, first chairperson of Political Science, is considered a "quiet institution" by the faculty, who established an endowment in his honor. Stephenson, retired, joined the faculty in 1964, the same year TTU began offering a major in Political Science.

        The scholarship is awarded to a Political Science major at the end of his/her junior year.


        • Must be a full-time student majoring in POLS
        • Will normally have the highest overall GPA of any Political Science major at the end of his/her junior year.
        • May receive additional consideration for other factors such as extracurricular activities and financial needs.


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