College of Arts & Sciences History

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We offer many scholarships for those who choose to study History. For freshman scholarships, also see Financial Aid.

Carl Christol History Award

Candidates will be enrolled or accepted in USD and meet all departmental requirements to be a student in good standing. Preference will be given to candidates who are outstanding majors in the History Department.

Robert Stark Scholarship

Students majoring in history.

Donald Bechtel Scholarship

Available to history majors with a GPA of 3.0 or better.

Cedric & Evelyn Cummins Memorial Scholarship

Available to sophomore or junior history majors.

Ramon Harris/ Robert Wallace Scholarship

For history majors.

Cliff Eggers Memorial Scholarship

Students with good people skills, who are "down to earth" and have the potential to make something of themselves. The committee shall take each of these factors into consideration. Financial need may also be taken into consideration, but should not be the sole determining factor. Applicants should have a grade point average between 3.0 and 3.3 on a 4.0 but who have average to above average potential, separate from strictly academic considerations.

Anna M. Goetz Scholarship

For history majors.

Everett Sterling Book Award

Awarded to an outstanding History major in the form of subscriptions to historical materials.

Jacque Manning Book Award

History majors with a GPA of 3.0 or better.

Elbert & Marjorie Harrington Book Award

For history majors.

Robert "Bid" Miller

Undergraduate or graduate history major.

Raynor Greenleaf & Margaret Coggin Wellington Scholarship

Undergraduate or professional field of study with a preference for students of American History or Political Science.

Non-Traditional Student Book Award

Non-traditional undergraduate history major for books and supplies.