Scholarships and Awards

Student Internship


The Department of Sociology offers two annual scholarships to continuing, undergraduate students majoring in Sociology and/or Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies. These awards are based on merit and need. Applications are due to by 5:00 pm on TBA. Please drop them off in Townshend 141 or email them to

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 5:00 pm on TBA. Please drop them off in Townshend Hall 141 or email them to