Awards and Scholarships

Outstanding Contribution by an Undergraduate Major Award 

Deadline:  March 1, 5 pm

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:  March 1, 5 pm

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.