Study Abroad Diversity Scholarship for Winterim
This funding aims to support students who have been traditionally under-represented in study abroad. Individuals from one or more groups may apply (1) first-generation college students; (2) students with diverse ethnic backgrounds (including but not limited to: American Indian or Alaskan Native, African-American or Black, Hispanic or Latino/a, Asian, NativeHawaiianor other pacific Islander); and (3) students with disabilities. This scholarship reflects UWM’s commitment to expanding the diversity of students participating in education abroad programs.
Eligibility Requirements for the upcoming Winterim term Study Abroad
•Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
•Be from a traditionally under-represented study abroad group (see above).
•Be a full-time, degree-seeking UWM student in good standing.
•Have a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
• Receive post-application acceptance into an approved study abroad program for the upcoming Winterim term.
•Attend and participate in the program indicated in the application. Should a selected recipient withdraw from the program before departure, he or she will not receive the scholarship funds.
•Students with disabilities may be asked to provide medical documentation of their disability, which the Accessibility Resource Center will review to determine scholarship eligibility.