Scholarships for Women's Studies Majors and Minors

The Luann Dummer Center for Women is pleased to provide an annual scholarship in the amount of $2,000 to a qualified Women’s Studies major or minor.

To apply for this scholarship, students must:

  • Have officially declared a major or minor in Women’s Studies
  • Have completed or currently be enrolled in WMST 205, Foundations of Women’s Studies
  • Submit an essay, report, or project, developed in a classroom context, that addresses a Women’s Studies topic, with a cover letter that explains the value of that project or essay in light of their education in Women’s Studies
  • Submit an unofficial transcript
  • Submit, in a sealed, signed envelope, a letter of support from a Women’s Studies faculty member

The review committee for this award will evaluate applications based on the student’s academic strength and financial need.

Applications for scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year must be received by Dr. Sue Myers, Director of Women’s Studies, Mail # JRC 153, no later than March 6, 2015.

For additional information, please contact Dr. Sue Myers at 651-962-5321 or by e-mail at