Barbara P. Greene Endowed Scholarship in Political Science

Established in 2004 by Sarah and Edward Cohen (daughter and son-in-law) and friends of Barbara Greene. Barbara was a professor and chair of the political science department prior to her death in 2001. Income from this endowment will support a scholarship for students enrolled in the political science department who have interest in state and local government.

One scholarship will be awarded. Application deadline is the spring semester.

  • Scholarship awarded to a CMU student majoring in political science, with an interest in state and local government. 
  •  Minimum GPA 3.00 on a 4.0 scale.
  •  Preference given first to MPA and MA graduate students, followed by undergraduate seniors and juniors.
  •  The award will be made only if highly qualified applicants apply. 
  •  Apply with a formal letter, a resume, and contact information for three references who will speak to your career interests in Political Science. 
  • Questions should be addressed to Laura Orta, 989-774-2391, Anspach 002E,



2018 - Winnfred Walsh

2017 - Kathy Tahtinen

2016 - Brian Lechel

2015 - Michael Fisher

2013 - Heather Heitsch

2012 - Jeffrey Stoutenburg