Scholarships and Grants

Undergraduate Students:

Congratulations to Mackenzie Garret, recipient of the 2017-2018 Women's Studies scholarship, sponsored by the Luann Dummer Center for Women! The scholarship in the amount of $2,000 is offered annually 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 the quality of the above submissions.

Applications for the scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year must be received by Dr. Susan Myers, Director of Women’s Studies, Mail # JRC 153, no later than March 11, 2017.  For additional information, please contact Dr. Susan Myers at (651) 962-5321 or by e-mail at

 Associated Faculty:

The Luann Dummer Center for Women offers faculty members affiliated with the Women's Studies program the opportunity to apply for a Women's Studies Faculty Project Development Grant. The grant is for a project that strengthens the program and brings to campus a leader in the discipline. For more information, visit the Luann Dummer Center for Women website.