The Dr. Antonio Jorge Foundation, a charitable organization, in consultation with the Dr. Antonio Jorge Socio-Economic Development Council of Miami-Dade County, is proud to offer the Dr. Antonio Jorge Political Economy Scholarship. The scholarship is intended to memorialize Dr. Jorge's life and to promote his ideals: education, international cooperation, a better society for all. Two qualified students will be awarded $500 each in order to facilitate their pursuit of an undergraduate education in a field related to political economy - which draws upon economics, political science, history, sociology and other disciplines that explain and/or determine economic outcomes.Deadlines and CriteriaThe window for scholarships opens during the fall semester for the upcoming spring and summer terms. The application deadline for the 2019 academic year is August 1st, 2019. Applicants for the Dr. Antonio Jorge SEDC Scholarship must meet the following criteria:•Must reside in Miami-Dade County, FL, prior to submitting the application.•Must pursue an undergraduate degree in Political Science, History, Economics, International Relations, or Public Administration.•Must attend a regionally accredited college or university in Miami-Dade County, FL.