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The Women’s Center invites nominations for the following scholarships which honor and support University of Minnesota women. Current and incoming students (who meet a minimum of half-time enrollment status) are eligible to apply. Scholarship recipients are honored at the Celebrating University Women event hosted by the Women’s Center.
The Carol E. Macpherson Memorial Scholarship was established in Carol’s memory to assist women-identified students who are 28-years-old and over in returning to school and completing their education at the University. Application deadline: 4:30 p.m., first Friday in June.
The Dr. Nancy “Rusty” Barceló Scholarship (formerly the Alumnae Society Scholarship) assists University of Minnesota women-identified students with financial need in completing their education at the University, with a special focus on women of color, new immigrants, and first generation college students. Application deadline: 4:30 p.m., first Friday in June.
Please also consider reviewing your eligibility and applying for other scholarships and fellowships sponsored/administered by other Office for Equity & Diversity units: Business, Community & Economic Development, Disability Services, Diversity in Graduate Education, GLBTA Programs Office, and Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence.