PSO SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

Objective

The objective of the Pre-Professional Service Organization Scholarships is to provide financial assistance to students who have exemplified what it means to be a member of PSO. The major factors to be considered in the evaluation and rating of applicants are essays, career objectives, academic performance, participation in PSO, personal character, and a commitment to service.

 

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be a member of PSO for at least two full semesters. (i.e. Spring 2020 cohort and prior are eligible, Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 are ineligible). Applicants must be in good standing and have never been placed on probationary status. All students who meet the minimum GPA requirement of 3.5+ will be considered equally. Applicants who do not meet this GPA requirement, but believe they should be considered are encouraged to apply. There will be a section on the application to explain any GPA deficits (i.e. medical illness, death in family, etc.) 

  • Undergraduate Member Scholarship – Applicant must maintain a minimum cumulative 3.5 or better (unofficial transcript required). Applicant must not be graduating in any semester in 2021. 

    • Available awards:​​​

      • $500 prize (3 recipients)​

      • $1,000 grand prize (1 recipient)

  • Continuing Education Scholarship – Applicant must maintain a minimum cumulative 3.5 or better (unofficial transcript required). Applicant must be graduating in Spring or Summer 2021 and planning to enroll in higher education in Summer or Fall 2021. Proof of acceptance will be required before issuance of prize, but will not be required to apply.

    • Available awards:​

      • $500 prize (3 recipients)​

      • $1,000 grand prize (1 recipient)

 

Application

  • Applicant must complete the written application and provide all required documentation. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. All materials must be submitted by March 11th, 2021 at 11:59pm.

Award Notification/Announcement

  • Award notifications will be emailed in early April.

  • Awardees will be announced at the PSO End of Year Banquet (subject to change) and featured on our website.