Albanesi Graduate Sociology Scholarship

The Albanesi Graduate Sociology Scholarship will be used to provide graduate scholarship awards for students enrolled in the Department of Sociology at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Students must demonstrate financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before March 1st.

Recipients will be notified of scholarship results in May.

First Generation , Graduate, Letters, Arts, and Sciences, Need Based
Supplemental Questions
  1. In a MINIMUM OF 300 WORDS, address the following topic: Describe how socio-economic barriers (first generation, employment, significant non-school time obligations etc.) and institutional barriers (incarceration, quality of previous education, disability, parenthood, health issue, etc.) have impacted your graduate education. MAXIMUM OF 500 WORDS allowed. Essays will be ranked based upon content, length, grammar, spelling, organized structure, and attention to detail. You are encouraged to write an essay that grabs the attention of the reader by being creative and using rich language.