Student Scholarships and Awards

Scholarships and Awards Available

Dr. Bob Wilson Scholarship - The Department of History and Geography awards the Bob Wilson Scholarship each year to a rising junior history major (or minor) with a GPA of  3.5 or higher who is judged by the Department to best represent the spirit of  engagement in the pursuit of history with preference given to a student focused on local or public history, wherever they may find it.  The award honors Prof. Bob Wilson, much beloved and valued by students, colleagues and the community for his scholarly passion for the history of Milledgeville, Georgia, for his wit and wisdom, and for his unrivaled collegiality.

  • Daughters of American Revolution Scholarship (Public History)
  • Joseph Steelman Scholarship
  • Lala Carr Steelman Scholarship

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Other Opportunities for Students

  • Phi Alpha Theta – History Honor Fraternity

Department Honors Awards