Undergraduate Scholarships

We are pleased to offer new scholarship opportunities for the 2021-2022 academic year. If you have any questions about scholarships, please book an appointment with our academic advisor. 

Cook Family Undergraduate Scholarship - Up to $6,000

Scholarship Information

The Cook Family Undergraduate Scholarship aims to provide financial support to students majoring in the BA/BS Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership programs. 

Award amounts shall be determined by the recipient’s class and are as follows:

  • Freshman: $3,000
  • Sophomore: $4,000
  • Junior: $5,000
  • Senior: $6,000

Funds can be used to support any SCETL related activity, e.g. research trip, GIE, internship, books, conferences, SCETL course fees, etc.

This scholarship is currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. The application deadline is March 31, 2021.

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Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 2.00
  • Need-based: Yes
  • Residency: Arizona resident
  • Enrollment status: Full-time
  • Academic level: Incoming first-year student, Incoming transfer (undergraduate), First-year student, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Location: Tempe
  • College: Liberal Arts and Sciences, The College of
  • Field of study: Social Sciences, Other

Undergraduate scholarships shall be awarded to multiple in-state students, must be a SCETL major, remain in good standing and be making satisfactory progress toward degree, and have demonstrated financial need.

Donor’s preference is for the recipient(s) to have graduated from a charter high school.

All Cook Family Scholarship recipients will engage in one special academic event per semester, e.g. a seminar on a shared text.

Application information

Undergraduate scholarships shall be awarded to multiple in-state students, must be a SCETL major, remain in good standing and be making satisfactory progress toward degree, and have demonstrated financial need.

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George Washington Scholarship - $3,000

Scholarship Information

The George Washington Scholarships were created to honor outstanding academic achievement and leadership ability by a major in the School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership.

Amount: $3,000

This scholarship is currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. The application deadline is March 31, 2021.

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Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.50
  • Need-based: Yes
  • Residency: Arizona resident, Non-Arizona resident
  • Enrollment status: Full-time
  • Academic level: Incoming first-year student, Incoming transfer (undergraduate), First-year student, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Location: Downtown Phoenix, Polytechnic, Tempe, Thunderbird, West
  • College: Liberal Arts and Sciences, The College of
  • Field of study: Social Sciences, Other

In the "Additional Documentation" section, please upload a copy of your unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities attended.

In the "Supplemental Essay" section please include a 500-word essay regarding how the SCETL program assists with your understanding of the problems in leadership.

Applicants for the George Washington Scholarship must be School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership majors.

Majors and minors may apply for the SCETL Founders Scholarship.

Application information

The George Washington Scholarship is open to SCETL majors only. Letters of recommendation must come from a SCETL instructor.

SCETL offers the Founders Scholarship that is open to all SCETL majors and minors. Only one scholarship will be offered to qualified students.

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Founders Scholarship - $1,000

Scholarship Information

The Founders Scholarships were created to honor excellent academic achievement and leadership ability by a major or a minor in the School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership.

Amount: $1,000

This scholarship is currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. The application deadline is March 31, 2021.

Learn more. 

Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.50
  • Need-based: Yes
  • Residency: Arizona resident, Non-Arizona resident
  • Enrollment status: Full-time
  • Academic level: Incoming first-year student, Incoming transfer (undergraduate), First-year student, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Location: Downtown Phoenix, Polytechnic, Tempe, West
  • College: Liberal Arts and Sciences, The College of
  • Field of study: Social Sciences, Other

In the "Additional Documentation" section, please upload a copy of your unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities attended.

In the "Supplemental Essay" section please include a 500-word essay regarding how the SCETL program assists with your understanding of the problems in leadership.

Applicants for the Founders Scholarship must be current School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership majors or minors.

SCETL also offers the George Washington Scholarship for majors only.

Application information

In the "Additional Documentation" section, please upload a copy of your unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities attended.

In the "Supplemental Essay" section please include a 500-word essay regarding how the SCETL program assists with your understanding of the problems in leadership.

Applicants must be a SCETL major or minor.

Letter of recommendation must be a SCETL instructor.

Apply now.