Strong Family Graduate Scholarship



The Strong Family Graduate Scholarship



The Strong Family Graduate Scholarship will be awarded annually to first-year graduate students who:

-- already are admitted into a graduate program in the College of Humanities and Public Affairs

-- have a minimum overall GPA of 3.25 in undergraduate course work

-- are enrolled in nine hours in the fall and the spring semester 2015-2016

-- submit two letters of recommendation from undergraduate professors

-- submit a one page personal statement outlining experiences and career goals

Several awards will be made without regard for financial need.  Those who receive a Graduate Assistantship CAN NOT also receive the Strong Family Graduate Scholarship.

1) Name _______________________________________________________________________________________

2) Social Security Number __________________________ Birthdate __________________  Female _____ Male _____

3) Address ______________________________________________________________________________________

______________________________________________ Phone (     )_______________________________________

4) Email address ________________________________________________________________________________

5) Which graduate program? _______________________________________________________________________

I consent to the release of the information provided for the purpose of evaluation by the CHPA Scholarship Committee or their appointed representatives.

Signature: _________________________________________________ Date: _________________________________

Return application to the CHPA Dean's Office, Strong Hall 207, Missouri State University, 901 S. National, Springfield, MO 65897, by April 13, 2015.

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