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 Scholarships in Criminology & Criminal Justice 

 

SPOTLIGHT

Please note: all scholarship amounts are subject to change.

Capt. Jim Unterwagner Scholarship

Criteria:

Full-time Criminology & Criminal Justice or Social Work Major or Sociology or Anthropology minor who has completed 64 credits and demonstrates both financial need and academic achievements

Amount:

up to $1200

Contact: Scholarship Chair Dr. Kerry Edwards, 003 Patterson Hall, kerry.edwards@sru.edu, 724-738-2424

Deadline:

March 15

Eric L. Holmes Criminal Justice Scholarship

Criteria:

Preference to Full time students who are criminology/criminal justice majors with a minimum 3.0 QPA.  The student must have completed 60 hours of course work.  

Amount:

up to $1000

Contact:

Scholarship Chair Dr. Kerry Edwards, 003 Patterson Hall, kerry.edwards@sru.edu, 724-738-2424

Deadline:

March 15

Gwen J. Elliott Scholarship 

Criteria:

A student majoring in Criminology and Criminal Justice at Slippery Rock University who most closely exemplifies the ideals of Commander Elliott, must have proven academic excellence, appropriate activities in the discipline, and service to community or University.   

Amount:

up to $1000

Contact:

Scholarship Chair Dr. Kerry Edwards, 003 Patterson Hall, kerry.edwards@sru.edu, 724-738-2424

Deadline:

March 15

Dr. Alida Merlo Award

Criteria:

Must be a graduating senior enrolled in SRU's Criminology and Criminal Justice major and hold the highest QPA among the majors.  In case of a tie, the student with the highest number of credits at the end of the semester will receive the award.

Amount:

up to $500

Contact:

Scholarship Chair Dr. Kerry Edwards, 003 Patterson Hall, kerry.edwards@sru.edu, 724-738-2424

Deadline:

March 15