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University Dames Endowed Scholarship Grant

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First awarded in 1997 in accordance with an agreement made between Western Michigan University and the WMU Women’s Association, the scholarship of UP TO $900 is offered on a competitive basis to exceptional graduate students enrolled in a graduate degree program at WMU. Both men and women may apply for this scholarship, but by the terms of the agreement, preference is given to women. The scholarship is provided to assist the recipient with tuition payment, fees, purchase of books.


  1. The nominee must have successfully completed at least 15 graduate credit hours.
  2. The nominee must be in good academic standing.
  3. The nominee must demonstrate financial need.


Next application deadline: Friday, May 13, 2016 at 5 p.m..

University Dames Application.

updated 07/27/2015