Scholarships

Scholarships

Congratulations to the 2017-2018 WGSS Academic Achievement Scholarship Award Winner, Janet Ochoa!

The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Achievement Scholarship – Academic Year 2017-2018

A new scholarship for a WGSS major or minor.  $800 will be put into your financial aid account.

What are the qualifications?

Open to students who will be at least in their second year in 2016 – 2017, have at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA, and take at least 12 units in Fall 2016.

What to do?

Turn in a 500-word essay that tells us why you should receive the WGSS Achievement Scholarship. Criteria are: GPA, relevant student activities (on or off campus), and unique obstacles or challenges you have overcome to get where you are, or that you now face to complete your degree.

Paper copy due in Department Office (MHB 820) by noon Monday, February 29, 2016. Winner chosen by faculty committee, and will be contacted by March 31, 2016.

Be sure to include your name, student ID number, and email where you can be contacted.