$2,000 awarded annually
The Institute of Public Affairs and Civic Engagement (IPACE) was established in 2012
by SJSU Political Science Emeritus Professor Terry Christensen. With generous financial
contributions from SJSU alumni, community leaders, and civic organizations, the IPACE
Scholarship supports political science student interns working in local and state
government offices, community outreach positions, and nonprofit organizations. Students
with a strong commitment to civic engagement and public service and who are currently
enrolled in the POLS 181 Internships course are encouraged to apply.
Click here to complete the common application form please.
Jason Elijah Hayek, 2021
Sukhman Singh, 2020
Taylor Bartucca, 2019
Eric Hernandez Barraza, 2018
Sarah Boudreau, 2017
Diana Garcia, 2016
Scott Livker, 2015