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Women’s Studies offers two scholarships

January 18, 2012

Logo of Northern Illinois University Women’s Studies Program: Changing minds & lives for the better!NIU’s Women’s Studies Program is now accepting applications for the Mothers Memorial Scholarship and the Austin Sawicki Memorial Scholarship.

Application deadline for both scholarships is Friday, Feb. 17.

The Mothers Memorial Scholarship Fund honors those who are or act as mothers to members of the NIU community. The scholarship is available to upper division undergraduate and graduate students at NIU whose current activities and career goals include improving the lives of women.

The Austin Sawicki Memorial Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to upper division undergraduate and graduate students at NIU who make major contributions to NIU Women’s Studies and/or the lives of women at NIU.

Males are encouraged to apply.

The scholarship was established to honor the memory of former Women’s Studies graduate student and teaching assistant Austin Sawicki.

For more information, including application forms, visit the Women’s Studies website, email [email protected] or call (815) 753-1038.