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​​Graduate Certificate​ in History Scholarships

HISTCERT New Graduate Student Scholarship

This is a competitive scholarship and the recipients will be determined by the quality of the essay and prior undergraduate and/or graduate GPA. This award is restricted to expenses associated with credit bearing coursework at UHD, including tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies in the 2022-2023 academic year. 

Number of Awards: Up to 2 Awards
Award Amount: $1,000
Application Deadline: August 31, 2022 

To be eligible for this scholarship, students must:

  1. Have applied for admission into the HISTCERT program for the Spring 2022,  Summer 2022, or Fall 2022 semester
  2. Have a prior undergraduate and/or graduate GPA of 3.0+
  3. Have completed less than 6 semester credit hours in the HISTCERT program prior to the start of fall 2022 semester
  4. Be registered for at least 3 semester credit hours in the HISTCERT program in the fall 2022 semester.
  5. Complete and submit the HISTCERT New Graduate Student Scholarship application form​ by August 31, 2022​

Essay Prompt:

Please upload a ~500-word essay that discusses the reasons you chose to enroll in the HICTERT program and your plans for completing the program. Also, explain how you plan to use the knowledge you gain to meet your educational/career goals.​​


HISTCERT Continuing Graduate Student Scholarship

This is a competitive scholarship and the recipients will be determined by the quality of the essay and their UHD Graduate GPA. This award is restricted to expenses associated with credit bearing coursework at UHD, including tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies in the 2022-2023 academic year. 

Number of Awards: Up to 2 Awards
Award Amount: $1,000
Application Deadline: August 31, 2022 

To be eligible for this scholarship, students must:

  1. Be a continuing graduate student with at least 6 semester credit hours completed in a UHD CHSS certificate or master's program
  2. Have a UHD Graduate GPA of 3.0+ and be in good academic and financial standing at the university
  3. Be enrolled in the HISTCERT program for the fall 2022 semester
  4. Be registered for at least 3 semester credit hours in the HISTCERT program in the fall 2022 semester
  5. ​Complete and submit the HISTCERT Continuing Graduate Student Scholarship application form by August 31, 2022.

​Essay Prompt:
Please upload a ~500-word essay that discusses highlights of the academic program thus far and your plans for using this degree to meet your professional goals. 



Last updated 11/16/2022 1:58 AM