​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 Mx. Laura Orta, 989-774-2391, Anspach 002E, orta1lj@cmich.edu.

Recipients:

2012 - Jeffrey Stoutenburg

2013 - Heather Heitsch

2015 - Michael Fisher

2016 - Brian Lechel

2017 - Kathy Tahtinen

2018 - Winifred Walsh

2019 - Danielle McCann


​Edward H. Potthoff Scholarship in Local Government Administration

Applicants must be graduate students in a public administration curriculum. They need a demonstrated career interest in local government, a record of participation at that level, and directly relevant course work. One scholarship will be awarded. Application deadline is the spring semester.

  • The award will be made only if highly qualified applicants apply. A committee of city managers, Professor Sych, and one other public administration faculty will make the award.
  • Apply with a formal letter, a resume, and contact information for three references who will speak to your career interests in Public Administration.
  • Questions should be addressed to Mx. Laura Orta, 989-774-2391, Anspach 002E, orta1lj@cmich.edu.

Recipients:

2012 - Andrew Knapp

2013 - Anthony McCloud

2015 - Roy Atkinson

2016 - Brian Lechel​

2017 - Taylor Hollis

2018 - Not awarded

2019 - Joe Frey



Additional Scholarship Opportunities:

College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Scholarships

College of Graduate Studies Grants

Study Abroad National and International Scholarships

Global Campus Scholarships