The Craig Raupe Scholarship | Department of Political Science

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The Craig Raupe Scholarship

The Craig Raupe Scholarship provides a stipend to support an internship in Washington, DC.

To be eligible for consideration, an applicant for the scholarship must possess the following characteristics:

  • Must demonstrate, by his or her past activities and future goals and plans, a commitment to the vision of American democracy on which Craig Raupe's life was based, including progressivism, populism, egalitarianism, and responsiveness by government to the disadvantaged.
  • The recipient must have completed (by the end of Spring semester) a minimum of 90 semester hours with a grade point average of at least 3.0, including at least fifteen hours of Political Science courses with the same minimum average.
  • The applicant must fill out the application form and write a short essay (500 words maximum) on their commitment to the values espoused by Craig Raupe.
    • To apply for this scholarship, please fill out this form and return it to the Department of Political Science by March 1st, 2022.

There is also a Raupe Travel Scholarship, maintained by the Student Government Association.

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