Women's Center Announces Scholarship for Women's Studies Major or Minor

The Luann Dummer Center for Women provides an annual scholarship of $2,000 to a qualified women’s studies major or minor.

To apply for this scholarship, students must:

  • Have officially declared a major or minor in women’s studies.
  • Have completed or currently be enrolled in WMST 205, Foundations of Women’s Studies.
  • Submit an essay, report or project, which was developed in a classroom context and addresses a women’s studies topic, with a cover letter that explains the value of that project or essay in light of their education in women’s studies.
  • Submit an unofficial transcript.
  • Submit, in a sealed, signed envelope, a letter of support from a women’s studies faculty member.

The review committee for this award will evaluate applications based on the student’s academic strength and financial need.

Applications for scholarships for the 2011-2012 academic year must be received by Dr. Angela High-Pippert, director of women’s studies, Mail #JRC 432, no later than Friday, March 9.

For more information contact High-Pippert, (651) 962-5725.