Harvey Milk LGBTQ+ Scholarship

This scholarship is named for the first openly gay person elected to a substantial political office. Applicant must be a student who identifies as LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, pansexual, polyamorous, asexual, non-binary, etc). Applicant must be admitted to or enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at UW Oshkosh. Oshkosh, Fox Cities, and Fond du Lac campus students are eligible. Applicant must be in good academic standing. Recipients are strongly recommended to attend the Harvey Milk Commemorative Dinner, where the scholarships will be presented. This award will be split evenly between the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters. If the recipient is not enrolled in the spring semester, the second installment will be forfeited.

Award
$2,500
Scopes
Fond Du Lac Campus, Fox Cities Campus, Graduate Award, Incoming Freshman Award, Incoming Graduate Award, Incoming Transfer Award, LGBTQ+ Resource Center, Oshkosh Campus, Undergraduate Award
Deadline
02/05/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please indicate all that apply
  2. If you indicated "Other," what did we forget?
  3. In your opinion, what did Harvey Milk stand for?
  4. Which other social, cultural, or political advocates inspire you? Please discuss any LGBTQ+ role models or advocates (beyond Harvey Milk) who have informed your actions or inspired your approach to creating change.
  5. What are your future educational goals? In what ways, if any, will advocacy for LGBTQ+ issues be a part of your future vision of yourself?
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