The Marjorie J. and Richard L. D. Morse Family and Community Public Policy Scholarship

Application Deadline:  March 29, 2017

The Kansas State University Libraries invite applications for the Marjorie J. and Richard L. D. Morse Family and Community Public Policy Scholarship. Through a Morse Family endowment, the $3000 scholarship supports a project or internship that provides experience in community, state or federal governments or service in the non-profits sector. The project or internship must encourage the development of public policy which impacts the quality of family and community life. All K-State undergraduates are welcome to apply.

Application Requirements

Please submit the following materials for consideration:

  • Cover letter addressing your interest in public policy development and community service

  • Resume

  • Plan describing your project or internship objectives and goals

  • Letter of recommendation from project or internship sponsor

  • Letter of recommendation from a professor with direct knowledge of your academic achievement

Award

Scholarship recipients prepare a final report documenting the outcomes of their project or internship for submission in K-State Research Exchange (K-REx).

Scholarship funds are deposited in the recipients’ K-State account in three installments:

  • $1000 upon acceptance

  • $1000 after mid-summer project report demonstrating substantial progress

  • $1000 upon submission of final report

Questions

For more information about the Marjorie J. and Richard L. D. Morse Family and Community Public Policy Scholarship, please contact Jane Schillie at schillie@k-state.edu or (785)-532-6017.

Thank you for your interest.

Lori Goetsch, Dean of Libraries
504 Hale Library
Kansas State University
1117 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506-1200