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Judith and Gene Schneiter Scholarship

Do you have good grades? Are you interested in serving as a representative for your program of study? If so, we'd like to give you a one-thousand dollar scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year!

Through a generous donation by Judith and Gene Schneiter, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences will select four outstanding students to serve as representatives for their programs of study.

Major Requirements

To be considered for this scholarship, students must be enrolled in one of the following programs of study:

  • English: Creative Writing, Professional and Technical Writing, Literature, and English Education
  • Humanities: Spanish, Humanities Integrated Studies, English as a Second Language Certificate, and American Sign Language
  • History and Political Science: History, Social Science Composite Teaching
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences: Psychology, Applied Sociology, and Criminal Justice

Academic Requirements

  • Overall GPA of 3.0 (B) or higher
  • Program of study GPA of 3.3 (B+) or higher

Service Requirements

Scholarship recipients will serve as College of Humanities and Social Sciences Representatives (CHASSRs) for their areas of study. As a CHASSR, students are asked to serve in the following capacities:

  • Attend a minimum of three recruitment/outreach events per semester
  • Work closely with department chairs and the dean’s office to promote academic programs
  • Represent their area of study to the campus community, local community, and prospective students at local and regional high schools


  • Application deadline: Fri. September 14, 2018, at 11:59 pm
  • Scholarship committee review of applications: Mon. September 17 – Mon. September 24, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance letters sent out: Wed. September 26 12, 2018
  • Official CHASSR start date: Mon. October 1, 2018

To apply for the Judith and Gene Schneiter Scholarship, please complete an application form by
September 14, 2018.

Judith and Gene Schneiter Scholarship Application