John and Grace Maguire Timmeny Scholarship for Public Service

Established in 2016 by Michael Timmeny ’73. This scholarship will be awarded to a returning student in Philosophy, Politics, & Law (PPL), Political Science or History. Preference will be given to a student interested in pursuing a career in public service and/or a demonstrated interest in politics. Preference will be given to a high achieving student with a minimum GPA of 3.0. The recipient must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA. This scholarship is renewable on an annual basis if the student continues to meet the scholarship criteria.

Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.

Supplemental Questions
  1. In a one page essay please describe your career goals, in particular why you are interested in pursuing a career in public service and/or politics.