Dorothy Height Outstanding Women’s and Gender Studies Graduate

Deadline: April 22, 2020

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  1. Women’s Studies Minor, Certificate, and/or Interdisciplinary Women’s Studies Major
  2. Graduating in the current calendar year
  3. Nominated by faculty/adviser/self-nomination
  4. GPA of 3.00 or higher


$100.00 – Three Awards Given

In both the applicant’s essay and letter of recommendation, candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to at least one of the following areas:

  • High Academic Achievements
  • Activism
  • Social Justice Projects
  • Community Service Learning Activity
  • Membership in Women Organizations
  • Gender Equality
  • Human Rights Advocacy

Guidelines to apply for the scholarship:

  1. Apply using the form designated below
  2. Recommendation should reach by second Monday of February. Use email SUBJECT: DOROTHY HEIGHTS
  3. Attach current résumé in the form
  4. Attach Letter of Recommendation in the form

The top winner will be notified at the Women’s and Gender Studies Program Scholarship Reception the first week of May. Funds will be distributed during fall term or summer if graduation comes first.

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