Undergraduate 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 international and Washington, DC, internships. There are also 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:

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.

FLAS Scholarship- Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships are federally funded awards offered through the University of Utah. They provide funding for undergraduate and graduate students who study modern foreign languages and related area studies.

Latin American Studies

Asian Studies

Middle Eastern Studies

The Hinckley Institute is also the University of Utah representative for two prestigious national scholarship competitions (contact the office for more information on deadlines/requirements):

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

The Hinckley institute also offers the Philo S. Bennett paper prize for the top submission to the Hinckley Journal of Politics.