African American Faculty Staff Council Scholarship

African American/Black student with demonstrated financial need and a cumulative GPA of 2.80 or higher. Must have attained senior standing and will graduate during the upcoming academic year (within two semesters). Applicants must be enrolled full or part-time in the spring semester prior to their planned graduation date.

$500 - $1,000
Schools, Colleges, Departments, and Areas
University-Wide Scholarships
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you planning to graduate in either December or May of the upcoming academic year? If yes, please choose which month you are graduating.
  2. What is the approximate number of credits you plan to take at UWM each semester? Indicate "0" if none will be taken in that term. Indicate the number of credits in summer if needed to graduate.
    • Fall of the upcoming academic year:
    • Spring of the upcoming academic year:
    • Summer of the upcoming academic year:
    • Winterim of the upcoming academic year:
  3. Please describe your plans for your final year at UWM (e.g.: courses, internships, volunteer and/or leadership opportunities, research, etc.).
  4. Discuss your goals following graduation and comment on the degree to which your experiences as a student have prepared you for attaining your future goals. What jobs are you considering after graduation, and what type of employment settings interest you within your chosen field?
  5. Suggested Letter of Recommendation: Provide the name and email address of an individual who will provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf for this scholarship opportunity. (This person should not be related to you).