Florence L. Healy Scholarship

The application process is now open for the Florence L. Healy Scholarship. Qualified applicants will have:

  • taken at least one Women’s & Gender Studies course
  • research interests in Women’s & Gender Studies
  • a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • demonstrated financial need

This scholarship is for the 2020-21 school year; students graduating in May 2020 or August 2020 are not eligible.

Students who wish to be considered must have a completed profile on file in the UWM Scholarship Portal. Your profile is a one-time set up that will match you with all available scholarships and awards, so it is important that you complete the profile both to be considered for this opportunity as well as all future scholarships. Access the portal at: https://uwm.academicworks.com/.

In addition to the general application, students who wish to be considered for this scholarships must answer a few additional questions, including an essay about your interest in Women’s & Gender Studies and two letters of recommendation. You will find a link to the Florence L. Healy Scholarship on your dashboard of the scholarship portal, or you may search for it by name.

The application deadline is April 30, 2020. Technical problems with the portal can be directed to let-sci@uwm.edu.