Academic Improvement Scholarship

Deadline: Friday, March 28 at 5 p.m.

Description: The Academic Improvement Scholarship is designed to reward students who show significant improvement in academics despite performing poorly in previous academic years. Find the application here.

Amount: Senate is proud to offer two $500 scholarships to two qualifying students each semester

Eligibility: To qualify for the scholarship, students must have had a GPA below 2.75 at least two semesters ago and have since improved their GPA from that former GPA. Applicants must have made significant improvements to their GPA and taken steps to to ensure they retain this academic success. Applicants may apply for the Academic Improvement Scholarship as many times as they wish, but once an individual has been awarded the scholarship, he/she may not be awarded the scholarship a second time.

Submission: Applications must be submitted to with an unofficial transcript included.

Questions: Please email any questions to

Study Abroad Scholarship

Deadline: Friday, March 21 at 11:59 p.m.

Description: The Study Abroad Scholarship offers a merit-based $1,000 scholarship to a qualifying student to pursue his or her education around the world.

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Open to all undergraduate students, including international students, studying abroad in Fall 2014. Maymester study abroad students are NOT eligible.

Submission: Applications can be found on the Global A$$ist website.