The following scholarships are available to Women's and Gender Studies students who meet the specified criteria.
The Mildred E. Treumann-Sylvia Morgan Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies is for women who are seeking a major or minor in Women's and Gender Studies. Candidates must display academic excellence and contributions on- or off-campus to women's equality.
The Jean Stephenson Scholarship is intended to support an upperclass Women's and Gender Studies student who demonstrates excellence in scholarship, character and future potential.
One $500 scholarship is awarded each year to a Women's and Gender Studies student who has contributed the most to the Women's and Gender Studies program in the previous academic year. Students are nominated by members of the Women's and Gender Studies faculty. The WGS committee as a whole determines the recipient.
A $100 gift certificate to the MSUM bookstore is given to a first year student who displays outstanding potential as a student in WGS courses and in the program. Students are nominated by members of the WGS Faculty and the WGS committee determines the recipient.
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