Bob Baker Memorial Scholarship (College of Arts and Sciences)

The Department of History understands that our majors come from diverse socio-economic backgrounds and seeks to recognize majors who have overcome significant financial barriers to achieve academic success. The Bob Baker Scholarship is awarded to history majors of junior or senior standing (61 or more completed credit hours) with overall GPA of 3.0 or higher.
To be eligible for this award, the applicant should include information in their personal statement that addresses their background and experiences in higher education with particular attention to the intersection of resources, race, age, gender, ethnicity, and disability. Award given to the applicant with best combination of GPA and essay.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your resume.
  2. Please provide a personal statement as to why you are applying for this scholarship. Include any pertinent information about financial need, your family situation, and any other special information we should consider. Additionally, provide a list of all applicable extracurricular activities you feel should be considered. Ensure you include involvement with on and off campus organizations which have helped your personal and professional growth.