Sociology Service Learning Award

This scholarship is to be used to support undergraduate students enrolled in degree-granting programs of the Department of Sociology. All sociology major and minor students are eligible for the award.


The student should take at least one service learning course in Sociology and must be enrolled full time at IUPUI. The student should display outstanding achievement in service learning activities in terms of commitment, leadership and impact on others. The student is also expected to establish/maintain a relationship with a community partner or agency beyond the course.

Students should be nominated by the faculty member who taught the course and provided supervision to the service learning projects or activities. The faculty member should obtain a statement from the student and other supporting documents are welcome. The recipient is strongly encouraged to participate in the Civic Engagement Showcase and Symposium by the Center for Service and Learning. Nominated by faculty; no student application.