Social Studies Scholarships

MSUM offers Social Studies scholarships for current and incoming students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can apply for university scholarships through the online scholarship application October 1-February 1 each year.

The Tom and Adrienne Bahr Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students majoring in a humanities field and enrolled full-time. The scholarship award will be half to full tuition for one academic year with the possibility of renewal for up to four years (the scholarship amount will depend on the recipient’s residency status).

Students who are eligible for this scholarship will be invited to the Scholarship Interview Day held annually in February on campus.

Eligibility requires a declared major in a humanities field and remains so for the duration of the scholarship. MSUM Humanities majors include:

  • English, History, Social Studies with a History Emphasis, Social Studies with an Anthropology Emphasis, Women’s & Gender Studies, Art History, Film Studies, Anthropology
  • While preference will be given to students pursuing a Humanities based degree, other degrees may be given consideration, provided they align with the spirit of the Tom and Adrienne Bahr strategic objectives for the Humanities.