This scholarship was established by Christine (Solt) Savage ’92 (political science) and honors her parents, Dr. Charles W. and Doris J. Solt.
Eligibility: Students must be sophomores, juniors or seniors with majors in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. To be eligible, candidates must also have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher and have financial need as determined by the UMass Office of Financial Aid. Preference will be given to out-of-state students. Additional preference will be given to students who indicate they are the first in their family to attend college.
Selection: One award of up to $1,000 will be made. A selection committee reviews completed applications and chooses a recipient in the spring semester.
Deadline to apply: Wednesday, March 9, 2016
The recipients of this award will be expected to:
- Write a thank-you letter to Ms. Savage
- Attend the scholarship reception on Sunday, May 1, 2016
Contact: Susan McDonough , Associate Director of External Affairs for Donor Relations
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
235 Draper Hall
40 Campus Center Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9244