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Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society in Social Sciences
International Honor Society in Social Sciences
Pi Gamma Mu®
International Honor Society
in Social Sciences
1001 Millington Street, Suite B
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone: (620) 221-3128
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Scholarship Application

Application for Pi Gamma Mu Annual Scholarship:

Due no later than February 15
1001 Millington, Suite B, Winfield, KS 67156.

All scholarship application packets must contain the following components: this application cover sheet, personal statement, resume, official transcripts from all institution of higher learning attended, and at least three letters of recommendation from individuals qualified to assess the applicant's academic merit. Each recommendation letter must be in a sealed envelope with the letter writer's signature across the seal.  All application materials must be sent in one large envelope to the international office. Only complete applications will be considered for awards.

I. Personal Details

Name

Email Address

Citizenship

Cell Phone Number

Permanent Mailing Address

Home Phone Number

Pi Gamma Mu Chapter


II. Education

List below all institutions of higher learning you have attended. Submit, with your application, official transcripts from each. Include any additional schools on a separate piece of paper.

School

Degree

Major and Minors

Graduation Date

School

Degree

Major and Minors

Graduation Date

School

Degree

Major and Minors

Graduation Date


III. Graduate Education

Graduate Major

Degree Sought

Career for which you are preparing

List in order of preference, the graduate schools to which you are applying:


IV. Personal Statement

Submit a personal essay (about 500 words) stating why you have chosen your field of graduate study and what you hope to achieve by a career in this field. What special qualities, skills, training, or expertise do you possess that will likely make you a success in your graduate work?


V. Resume

Include in your resume a full description of your activities as an undergraduate and those since graduation (if applicable). This may encompass honors and scholarships, leadership positions, social service activities, employment record, travel experiences, foreign languages, professional presentations, memberships in organizations, and/or publications.


VI. Letters of Reference

List below the names of your references. Ask each to write a letter of recommendation, place it in a sealed envelope, sign the seal, and return the letter to you.  Include all three sealed letters in your application packet along with the other required materials. Reviewers would be most interested in knowing the referee's opinion on the applicant's intellectual qualities and his/her chance for success in graduate school. Feel free to make any comments appropriate to the evaluation, but consider, in particular, the following: the quality of written and oral skills; the ability to think on one's feet and to make public presentations; the ability to analyze and to think deeply, abstractly and critically; the skills to interact with others socially and intellectually; the ability to accept constructive criticism.

Name

Position

Address

Name

Position

Address

Name

Position

Address


Instructions:

After completing the above application click Continue below. Print out two copies of the next page generated. This is your cover sheet for all the other documentation that you will need to send. Read it carefully, you will have to sign it and mail it in.

Completed applications including all application materials should be packaged in one large envelope, postmarked no later than February 15 and mailed to:

Pi Gamma Mu
1001 Millington, Suite B,
Winfield, KS 67156

Notification of winners will be made in May with grants awarded in October.



If you have any problems or comments please contact the executive director.