Scholarships and Awards


The Department of Sociology offers two annual scholarships to continuing, current undergraduate students majoring in Sociology and/or Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies. These awards are based on merit and need. Applications are due by 11:59 pm on Monday, February 19, 2024.

Our two scholarship funds are the Alberta Garber Scott Fellowship and the Frederick E. Lumley Memorial Scholarship.


Each Spring, the Department recognizes the academic, leadership and extra-curricular achievements of our undergraduate students. Two graduating seniors will receive the Outstanding Senior Award each year. Applications are due by 11:59 pm on Monday, February 19, 2024.