Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship

$500Award Amount
1Number of Awards
3/1/2023Submission Deadline

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The Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship was created to support students pursuing a degree in political science. The scholarship is open to all undergraduate and graduate students.

The General Federation Of Women’s Clubs Massachusetts annually offers one student a $500 scholarship. Applications are judged by their personal statement demonstrating their goals and how they relate to political science.

The Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship encourages undergraduate and graduate students to further their education. The General Federation Of Women’s Clubs Massachusetts believes that all students regardless of their background deserve an opportunity to follow their dreams and have a brighter future.

Key Information of Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship

Study Details

Area of Study

Political Science

Country of Study

United States

Specific Schools

Any

Scholarship Details

Intended Level of Study

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate

Award Amount

$500

Number of Awards

1

Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship Timeline

January 2023

Applications Opening Date

Submissions open on January 1.

March 2023

Submission Deadline

Submissions close on March 1.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, applicants must meet the following criteria.

  • Eligible Grade: All
  • Maximum Age: Any
  • Required GPA: Any
  • Geographic Eligibility: Massachusetts
  • Gender: Any
  • Race/Ethnicity: Any

Application Requirements

Here’s what you need to submits besides your application.

  • Essay
  • Grade transcript
  • Recommendation letters

How to ace the Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship

1

Pay attention to the deadline

Write down all the key dates. This will help you create a schedule and apply early. Also, you are advised to approach your referee early to allow them time to write their letters of recommendation and be able to send it on time.

2

Focus on your personal statement

Include only relevant experiences in your personal statement, how you relate to political science, and what impact your study will affect your career and impact your community or country. Respect the word limit.

3

Read the instructions

Don’t skim through the submission instructions. Include all the required documents.

4

Review your application

Have a teacher read your application before submission. It is always best to seek guidance from professionals. Avoid typos and grammatical errors.

How the Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship is Judged

Applications are judged by their personal statement. The personal statement must include professional goals in relation to political science.

Why We Love the Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship

1

Financial need is not required

Applicants are not required to prove financial need.

2

The application process is simple

Applicants only have to fill out a short form to apply.

3

The application has no GPA requirement

Applicants are not required to have a specific GPA to qualify.

5 Facts About Julia Ward Howe Political Science Scholarship

01.

Applicants are required to submit a transcript

Applicants must submit an official transcript with grades.

02.

Proof of residence is required

Applicants are required to submit a copy of their Massachusetts driver’s license.

03.

The organization was founded in 1890

The General Federation Of Women's Clubs Massachusetts has been supporting and uniting women around the United States for over a century.

04.

Applicants must submit a letter of recommendation

Applicants are required to submit a letter of recommendation from an academic advisor or professor.

05.

The scholarship is limited to Massachusetts

To be eligible applicants must live in Massachusetts.

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