African Diaspora Council Scholarship

African American/Black student with demonstrated financial need and a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher. Must have attained senior standing and will graduate during the upcoming academic year (within two semesters). Applicants must be enrolled at UWM full or part-time in the spring semester prior to their planned graduation date.

$750 - $1,500
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. Approximate number of credits you plan to take at UWM each semester: Indicate "0" if none will be taken in that term.
    • 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 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.
  5. Students selected for this scholarship will be expected to engage with various opportunities presented through the African Diaspora Council (ADC) at UWM. Several events and other opportunities which will allow recipients to meet and network with scholarship funders have been planned for the upcoming academic year. Please give your thoughts on how you think you could benefit from networking opportunities offered through this scholarship program. Will you participate?
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