W. Michael Ross Scholarship

The W. Michael Ross Scholarship supports a meritorious student majoring in African and African Diaspora Studies. Only students with documented financial need are eligible for consideration, and preference will be given to a student from an underrepresented racial or ethnic group. This scholarship is for the 2021-22 school year; students graduating in May 2021 or August 2021 are not eligible.

For optimal consideration, students should fill out these parts of the general scholarship application and make sure the most recent transcript is uploaded:

  • Co-curricular Activities
  • Community Service and Volunteer Work
  • Work Experience
  • Academic and Career Goals

You may edit your general profile at any time prior to the deadline for the W. Michael Ross Scholarship.

DA Leonard
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
African and African Diaspora Studies, College of Letters & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Why have you chosen to major in African and African Diaspora Studies?