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Gender & Women's Studies Scholarships

Scholarships

Catherine C. Ward Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 24, 2014

 

Scholarship recipients must meet all criteria listed below by the beginning of the semester for which the scholarship will be awarded. Former recipients are eligible.

 

Students must:

 

1. Have completed at least 30 semester hours, with an overall GPA of at least 3.0;

2. Be taking at least 12 semester hours;

3. Be a declared Gender & Women’s Studies minor and have completed at least 6 semester hours of Gender & Women’s Studies courses with a GPA of at least 3.0 in those courses;

4. Have demonstrated scholarly excellence.

For more information and an application, click on the pdf links below or stop by the Women’s Studies Center.

Catherine C. Ward Scholarship Application

 

Valere Scott Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 24, 2014

 

Scholarship recipients must meet all criteria listed below by the beginning of the semester for which the scholarship will be awarded. Former recipients are eligible.

 

Students must:

 

1. Have completed at least 30 semester hours with an overall grade point average of at least 2.8;

2. Be taking at least 12 semester hours;

3. Be a declared Gender & Women’s Studies minor and have completed at least 6 semester hours of Gender & Women’s Studies courses with a GPA of at least 3.0 in those courses;

4. Have a proven record of community service, activism, and advocacy regarding women’s issues, problems, and concerns.


For more information and an application, click on the pdf links below or stop by the Women’s Studies Center.

Valere Scott Scholarship Application

 

The Esther Fund

Graduate Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 24, 2014

 

Scholarship recipients must meet all criteria listed below by the beginning of the semester for which the scholarship will be awarded. Former recipients are eligible.

 

Students must:

 

1. Be officially enrolled in the Gender & Women’s Studies Graduate Certificate;

2. Have completed or be in the process of completing a minimum of 6 semester hours in the GWS certificate, with an overall grade point average of at least 3.0, within the current academic year;

3. Have completed or be in the process of completing one of the core courses in Gender & Women’s Studies;

4. Demonstrate commitment to improving women’s lives through scholarship, service, activism and/or advocacy regarding women’s issues, problems, and concerns.

 

For more information and an application, click on the pdf links below or stop by the Women’s Studies Center.

 

The Esther Fund Graduate Scholarship Application

 

 

 

For more scholarship opportunities:

Scholarships for Women

Scholarships, Grants and Financial Aid Resources for Women

 

 

 

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