Graduate Scholarships

The Hinckley Institute of Politics provides more than $400,000 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 Washington, D.C. and global internships. There are also a limited number of local internship scholarships available.

The Hinckley Institute of Politics provides more than $25,000 annually in academic scholarships to students through the following scholarship funds:

Robert H. Hinckley Graduate Scholarship

One $3,500 scholarship awarded to a male graduate student with a commitment to pursuing a career in public service.

Abrelia C. Hinckley Graduate Scholarship

One $3,500 scholarship awarded to a female graduate student with a commitment to pursuing a career in public service.

Application deadlines for the 2019-2020 academic year are due March 1, 2019. 

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