Texas Tech University

Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship for Social Sciences

Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky

Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky

Sarah Christine Kulkofsky, began working at Texas Tech University as an Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies in 2007. During her time at TTU she excelled in her position and received many accolades.  "Dr.K," as students often referred to her, truly loved research and her students, and instilled her thirst for knowledge in them.

After Dr. Kulkofsky passed away on January 13, 2011 at the age of 30, a scholarship was established in her name.

Purpose

The Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship for Social Sciences will provide scholarship support to at least one Texas Tech University undergraduate who is engaged in a faculty guided research project in the social sciences.

The scholarship award is $500 per student, with equal disbursements in the fall and spring semesters.

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Application

We will begin accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship for Social Sciences on December 1, 2016. 

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Applications will be reviewed by a committee of TTU faculty and staff. The recipient will be recognized during CALUE's annual undergraduate research banquet. The 2017 TTU Undergraduate Research Banquet will take place place on March 30, 2017.

Criteria:

  • Current Texas Tech undergraduate student engaged in a research faculty guided research project in the social sciences.
  • Full-time student, as defined by Texas Tech University (TTU)
  • In good academic standing with TTU
  • Eligible to receive scholarship funding

Application process:

Applicants must submit all completed scholarship documents to the Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement by 5:00pm on February 10, 2017.

Include: scholarship application,essay responses, and one letter of recommendation from student's current undergraduate faculty mentor.

Contact

Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement