Other Student Opportunities

Programs at USF

 

Department Awards

Department of Politics Public Service Award

This award has a purse of $500, and is granted each year to the graduating Politics student who demonstrates outstanding public service during his/her college years.

Ralph Lane Peace & Justice Essay Award

Funded by an annual donation from USF Emeritus Professor Ralph Lane and Joan Loan, this Award has a purse of $300, and is granted each year to the student who writes the best essay on a peace and justice theme, broadly defined.

Mauricio Romero Award

Funded by an annual donation from Politics Department alumna Elizabeth Romero, this Award has a purse of $1000, and is granted each year to the graduating Politics student who demonstrates excellence in both academics and community service.

Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society

The Politics Department runs a chapter of this Society, which is the national political science honor society. Juniors and seniors with excellent grades are invited to join, and are inducted each Semester.