CLASS - Political Sci - John Esterline Scholarship in Political Science

The Esterline Scholarship is given in tribute to Dr. Esterline who, after a distinguished career in diplomacy for the United States, served as chair and then as a regular member of the Department of Political Science at Cal Poly Pomona until his death in 1996. The scholarship is awarded from an endowment fund at Cal Poly Pomona established through the generous contributions of the family, friends, and colleagues of Professor John H. Esterline.

The Esterline Scholarship is awarded annually to an advanced-level student of good character who is majoring in political science at Cal Poly Pomona. Applicants must have completed a minimum of 29 semester units or 44 quarter units by the end of Fall 2019 to apply for 2019-2020 OR Applicants must have completed a minimum of 29 semester units or 44 quarter units by the end of Spring 2020 to apply for 2020-2021. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of overall grade point average (minimum 3.2) and a demonstrated interest in international affairs. The scholarship must be used for study at Cal Poly Pomona.

One applicant will be selected for the 2019-2020 academic year AND One applicant will be selected for the 2020-2021 academic year

To be considered for the 2019-2020 academic year, applicants must meet the following criteria:


• Must be majoring in Political Science
• Must be at least Sophomore standing by Spring 2020 (completed minimum of 29 semester units or 44 quarter units by the end of Fall 2019)
GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.2
• International students may apply
• Must demonstrate interest in international affairs in application essay

To be considered for the 2020-2021 academic year, applicants must meet the following criteria:


• Must be majoring in Political Science
• Must be at least Sophomore standing by Fall 2020 (completed minimum of 29 semester units or 44 quarter units by the end of Spring 2020)
GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.2
• International students may apply
• Must demonstrate interest in international affairs in application essay

Should you have any questions, please contact Laureen Hom at ldhom@cpp.edu, in the Political Science Department.

To begin the application process, please complete your general application first, then proceed to search this scholarship in the “Opportunities >> Ours” tab and click on APPLY.

Award
$1,000.00
Deadline
02/28/2020