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Call for Honors Convocation Nominations

Posted on March 30, 2020 | Filed under Events

The Academic Standards Committee invites you to nominate deserving juniors and seniors for the following prizes/awards for the Annual Honors Convocation:
The Ruth Williams Knights Prize
The John Scott Craig Prize
Lynn Pyle Memorial Prize
The Kappa Kappa Gamma Alumnae All-College Scholarship Award
Louise Jordan Award
Descriptions of each category are included in the 2020 Honors Convocation Nomination form. Nominations are due by midnight on Thursday, April 16. At this time, winners are anticipated to be announced near the end of April. If you have any questions, please contact the Dean of Students office at

CPP Fellow Application–Extended Deadline

Posted on March 26, 2020 | Filed under Events

The Center for Political Participation has extended the application due date for the CPP Fellowship to April 17. Click here to submit an application. Please email Professor Brian Harward at or Allison Hartle at if you have any questions.

Robert H. Jackson Center Internship Deadline Extended: 3/30

Posted on March 22, 2020 | Filed under Events

The Robert H. Jackson Center has extended the summer internship application deadline to March 30. Please email Dr. Harward ( if you have any questions.

Application Extension: Student/Faculty Collaborative Research for Summer 2020

Posted on March 13, 2020 | Filed under Events

The application due date for the Student/Faculty Collaborative Research for Summer 2020 has been extended to 5 p.m. on Friday, April 3. Click here for the application. The provost’s office will review applications and will notify both the student and the professor before the end of April regarding the status of this SFR Collaborative Application. Updates on the deadline will be provided as needed.
Student/Faculty Summer Collaborative Research funding offers students and faculty the opportunity to work together on a research project of mutual interest. The project must not be directly related to the student’s senior project, though it can serve as preparation. This funding is not available for independent studies, summer internships, assistantships, or summer employment opportunities. Students interested in obtaining summer employment should contact the Financial Aid Office for a list of positions available during the summer. In order to be eligible for funding, student research must be conducted in collaboration with an Allegheny faculty member and the applicant must be a continuing student in good academic standing. Students must consult with their professor to confirm the specifics of the proposed project, including number of weeks, planned number of hours worked per week, and materials budget, before submitting this application form. Note: this funding from the College is a form of income and needs to be reported as such to the IRS.

AICUP Scholarship: Apply by 4/17

Posted on March 5, 2020 | Filed under Events

Applications for the following Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) scholarships are due to the Financial Aid Office by April 17.

UPS Scholarship – $3,000 awarded to one first-generation, low-income, or minority student. AICUP will accept only one application per institution, so the Financial Aid Office must select one application to nominate.

The Commonwealth Good Citizen Scholarship – $2,500 awarded to students who have shown an extraordinary commitment to community service, and who have demonstrated creativity in shaping their volunteer activities. AICUP will accept only one application per institution, so the Financial Aid Office must select one application to nominate.

AICUP highly recommends including with your application a letter of reference, transcript and anything else that will set you apart.

Scholarship Opportunity for Junior Natural Science Majors: Apply by 4/3

Posted on March 4, 2020 | Filed under Events

All junior natural science majors are invited to apply for the Frederick and Marion Steen Mathematics Scholarship, which partially covers senior year tuition expenses for one student per year. For more details, please consult the full announcement. The deadline for applications is Friday, April 3, 2020.