Scholarship Detail

Charles H. Percy Undergraduate Grant for Public Affairs Research

Program Information

Deadline Month: January
Application Deadline Dates: 01/31/2018
Award Amount: $500
The IGS will award up to six researchgrants of up to $500 each to U.C. Berkeley undergraduate students who are conducting research on an aspect of American politics, including public opinion, electoral behavior, civic participation, government institutions, social movements, and public policy. Students from a broad range of disciplines are encouraged to apply. The grant may be used to cover research expenses such as traveling to Washington, DC to interview lawmakers, buying a dataset, or covering photocopying costs at an archive.
Type: Undergraduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: Current College
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 2
Project Proposal: Yes
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Provide a budget detailing how much money is needed (up to $500) and how you plan to use it.

Further Information

Terri Bimes
Institute of Governmental Studies
109 Moses Hall #2370
CA , 94 720
bimes@berkeley.edu
510-642-1474