Sociology & Anthropology

Scholarships for Sociology 

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology proudly offers two annual scholarships for undergraduate sociology majors, the Harriet Stull Sociology Scholarship and the Kara Leigh Broughton Memorial Scholarship.

Scholarships for the following academic year are awarded each spring semester. Please visit the department office, Morgan 404, for more details on eligibility, application procedures, and deadlines for submission.

Harriet Stull Sociology Scholarship

The Stull Scholarship is an annual award ($500) given to an outstanding Sociology student with sophomore standing or higher and evidence of leadership in department, college, university and/or community activities.

Kara Leigh Broughton Memorial

The Broughton Memorial Scholarship is an annual award ($1,000) given to an outstanding Sociology junior or senior and award for essay on “How You Intend to Use Your WIU Education to Make a Difference in this World.”

Ken Mietus and Chris Adamski-Mietus Graduate Sociology Scholarship

This scholarship is an annual award ($1,000) given to an outstanding graduate student in the M.A. program in Sociology. Applicants must meet a set of academic requirements and submit an essay on how they hope to use their sociological skills upon completion of the M.A. degree. Awarded each spring. Deadline for applications is May 1 of each year.