Senior Award in Political Science
Paul G. Stephenson Scholarship
Descriptions and Requirements:
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.
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.
Information about the political science major
Information on Pi Sigman Alpha, the national political science honor society, and pre-law and mock trial programs