Scholarships for Current Graduate Students

Administered by the Dean's office:

The Canseco Scholarship Fund for Laredo, TX

Eligible students:  All COPP majors (must have graduated from a high school in Webb County, Texas or be a current resident of Webb County at the time of application.) 

Juanita Firestone Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Eligible students: MPA, MS Criminal Justice and Criminology (MSCJC), MSW, M-Sociology

Administered by the Departments:

Public Administration

Public Administration Scholarship page

  • Dominion Rotary Club Past President’s Fund     
  • Lauren Miller and Steven Douglas Walthour Endowed Scholarship 
  • Rubén Munguía Endowed Scholarship 

Criminal Justice & Criminology

Criminal Justice Scholarship Page

Social Work

Social Work Scholarship Page

  • The Gunn Family Endowed Scholarship in Social Work

Applied Demography

Department of Demography

Contact (210) 458-3163

This page lists scholarships offered by the College of Public Policy and contains applications for the Canseco Scholarship Fund for Laredo, Texas and the Juanita Firestone Endowed Scholarship.  To access applications for department administered scholarships, please visit the department webpages.

For information about scholarships sponsored or administered directly by the University visit