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Contact the SPSGC office (106 Anspach Hall) for additional information and applicati​on materials for SPSGC scholarships. For additional opportunities, please visit the college's scholarship website.​​​​

CRM Presentation/Research Grant​

​The Cultural Resource Management Program considers graduate student's research to be a vital part of their education.  To recognize and reward high-quality research, CRM will provide support up to $500 for graduate students whose research for creative endeavors are accepted for presentation at the state, national, or international level are eligible for a Graduate Student Presentation/Research Grant. ​​​​​

Deadline: February 29th and March 27th by 5 p.m.
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​Cultural and Global Studies Student Paper Competition

The Cultural and Global Studies Paper Award will be given to students through an annual undergraduate paper prize. Students must have a Cultural and Global Studies (CGL) signed major, minor, or certificate to apply. Papers must be research-oriented and related to the area of the student's signed CGL certificate, must critically discuss some of the key or central ideas of the field, be at least 2500 words in length, and have a faculty sponsor who is a CGL certificate advisor. The Award is intended to help students gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of at least one culture other than their own, and equip students with critical tools in analysis, criticism, and communication that they can use to assess and navigate cultural difference. Furthermore, it is the hope this ​knowledge will result in a greater understanding and tolerance of the lifestyles and beliefs of others

​​​Deadline: March 15th by 5 p.m​.
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Wasaburo Fujimiy​a Study Abroad Scholarship

Mr. Wasaburo Fujimiya is a 1966 CMU alum and the representative director of Hugle Electronics, Inc. in Japan and Korea. Mr. Fujimiya wishes to support CMU students pursuing their education overseas and international students studying at CMU.​

An award up to $1,500 will be distributed twice a year​ to a student who chooses to study in one of CMU's Japanese or East Asian exchange partner program universities and/or students from one of these exchange program universities studying at CMU.​ This award is not renewable.

  • Undergraduate​ or graduate student with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Approved through the Office of International Education
  • Enrolled full time at the time of the award and during the term of the study abroad
  • Applicants should demonstrate a financial need by filing a Free Application for Federal Student Ai​d (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov. (For additional FAFSA information, please contact the Student Service Court​.)

Deadlines: October 31 (for spring semester) & March 30 (for summer & fall semesters)
Award Amount: Up to ​$1,500
Fujimiya_Application_2017.pdf


​​​​​​​​​​Curtis and Patricia White Award

​​​W. Curtis White graduated from Central Michigan University in 1967 with a Bachelor of Science in Education. Curtis and Patricia White's experiences have led them to value the benefits of cultural diversity, community outreach, study abroad, public service, research, and innovation solutions to world problems. Their values have led them to the development of the School of Public Service and Global Citizenship Award to support students involved in the School's many programs including study abroad.

  • Applicants must submit a one- to two-page essay providing a brief biography and a description of educational goals and professional or career aspirations.
  • Applicants must include a list of study abroad objectives focusing on the educational and professional relevance of the trip.

Deadline: March 30th for Summer & Fall; October 31st for Spring
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​Women and Gender Studies Paper Prize​

Any papers about women's studies and/or gender studies are eligible. Entry must be an assignment from a CMU course (does not have to be a WGS course). Any CMU student is eligible, but the submitter must be the sole author. ​The paper must represent a substantial scholarly endeavor and will be judged on the quality of conceptualization and articulation, scholarship, originality, and written expression​, including the use of academic and standard written English conventions.

​​​Deadline: TBA 2016/2017 academic year
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Master of Arts in Humanities Award

The Masters of in Arts Humanities Award is intended to help students who are enrolled in the MA in Humanities program and who have an overall GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 point scale. Support from the Award offers financial assistance to graduate students enrolled in the MA in Humanities program through awards associated with tuition costs, scholarship and/or professional development opportunities. Those who do not meet the G.P.A. requirement should add to their application an explanatory statement as to why they should be considered worthy of receiving the award. Recipients of the Award should include a cover letter addressing specified items as noted in the application form. If applying for professional development support, applications for the Award must be received by the Humanities Council no less than 30 days prior to the dates of the conference which the applicant is attending.