Sullivan-Spaights Scholarship

Awarded to full-time underrepresented minority students from Milwaukee Public High Schools with demonstrated community leadership, a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and financial need. Renewable for students who continue to satisfy the requirements. (Current recipients do not need to re-apply). A letter of recommendation is strongly suggested for this opportunity.

Bader Philanthropies
$8,000 (Renewable)
Anticipated Total

Anticipated total amount over the full term of this award.


Schools, Colleges, Departments, and Areas
Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) Graduates, New Freshman Scholarships, University-Wide Scholarships
Supplemental Questions
  1. Describe one or more of your community leadership, community service and/or volunteer activities and discuss the impact on those who were served. Also discuss the impact on you personally and what you gained from your experience(s).
  2. Indicate your expected UWM graduation date (month and year).
  3. Approximate number of credits you plan to take at UWM each semester: Indicate "0" if none will be taken in that term.
    • Fall 2022
    • Spring 2023
    • Summer 2023
    • Winterim 2023
  4. 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).