Undergraduate Aid

The Hinckley Institute of Politics provides more than $720,000 in academic and internship scholarships to University of Utah students. Academic scholarships are offered once an academic year and internship scholarships are awarded to students who are accepted to international and Washington, DC, internships. There are a limited number of local internship scholarships available.

The Hinckley Institute of Politics provides more than $55,000 in academic scholarships to students through the following scholarship funds:


For information about how to claim scholarship money on your taxes, click here.

The Hinckley Institute is also the University of Utah representative for two prestigious national scholarship competitions:

The Hinckley Institute also offers a low-interest loan program for matriculated students at the University of Utah called the Bill Rishel Loan.


We are now accepting applications for Fall 2014 semester internships. Apply now.