Awards and Scholarships

Outstanding Contribution by an Undergraduate Major Award 

Deadline:  Mid-April the program request applicants

This award is open to Women's, Gender, and Sexuality majors and acknowledges outstanding commitment to the interests of women by way of activism, service and scholarship.
Please submit a statement which includes the following:

  • Women's, Gender, and Sexuality courses you have taken, 
  • your activities
  • names of 2 faculty who would act as referrals 
  • a statement about how your work helps to advance our knowledge of women and/or a statement regarding the role activism plays in your life
  • the cover sheet should include your full name (including middle name), address and Social Security number.

You may also nominate your colleagues for this award.
The award is $100.


Feminist Scholarship Award for Undergraduates 

Deadline:  Mid-April the program request applicants

This award is open to Women's, Gender, and Sexuality majors and minors and acknowledges outstanding undergraduate scholarship.

Applicants turn in a paper concerned with feminist scholarship. The paper may be one you have written for a course, if it is, please indicate the name of the course, the name of the professor, and any requirements for the paper. The paper should be 7+ pages in length.  The cover sheet should include your full name (including middle name), address and GWID.
The award is $100.