Additional Funding and Awards

Explore the following information for additional opportunities of funding.

 

OFFICE OF UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

 

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (AAUW): IDA KING STEVENS AWARD

The Ida King Stevens Award is intended to help returning women students complete their education.

Eligibility: The recipient must be female, a resident of the state of illinois, have experienced an interruption in formal education of at least 2 years, be enrolled as an undergraduate program at UIUC either full-time or part-time, demonstrate need (as determined by FAFSA), and have a minimum 2.5 gpa.

Award Amount: $1000 ($500 each semester) toward tuition and fees

Applications due by April 15th

Application information available through Dept of Gender and Women’s Studies

Submit application to: Jacque Kahn (jskahn@illinois.edu )

 

MARY RAMIER GRANT

The Mary Ramier Gant is set up to inspire undergraduate women to develop as successful leaders, activists, and professionals. Awards for undergraduate women support activism, creative projects, research and travel related to Gender and Women's Studies.

Eligibility: All undergraduate women in good standing are eligible to apply.  Applicants should fill out an application form, and include the name of a faculty member who might be called for reference.

Award Amount: $50 to $500

Applications due by October 1st or March 1st

For more information, see here