IUI-Greek Goddess Scholarship in Anthropology (Liberal Arts)

The Greek Goddess Scholarships were created by Aristea Pappas in memory of her husband, William Angelos Pappas, to express dedication and commitment to the School of Liberal Arts and IUI and to provide opportunities for students to expand their worldviews and life experiences through their studies.

This scholarship is to support one undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a degree in Anthropology in the School of Liberal Arts who demonstrates academic excellence and an interest in expanding their worldview/experience through their liberal arts studies. Preference will be given to a student with financial need. Applicants must have 30 credit hours completed, including ANTH-A 103 and ANTH-A 104 with a cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 AND a minimum GPA in Anthropology greater than or equal to 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Anthropology Goddess
    • Please submit a 250-word essay answering the following prompt:

      This scholarship is intended for students with financial need. Please explain how receiving this scholarship will assist you in completing your Anthropology degree in a timely fashion.

    • Please submit a 750-word essay answering the following prompt:

      Why did you decide to major in Anthropology and what do you hope to achieve through your studies within this field? How do you think Anthropology as a discipline can contribute to enhancing our understanding of human diversity and why is this important in today's world?

  2. Undergraduate applicants must have completed ANTH 103 and 104. Please indicate below if you have met this requirement.