Scholarships and awards

The scholarships and awards listed below are of special interest to students in WGS degree programs and/or of interest to students focusing on gender.

Open to students accepted into the UofL Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies B.A. or B.S. program

Textbook Award

Excellence in Undergraduate and Graduate Studies Award

Open to students accepted into the UofL Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies M.A. program

Mary K. Bonsteel Tachau Scholarship Application
Deadline: June 1, 2021

Graduate Teaching Assistantship Application
Pending funding. Deadline March 15 for full consideration. All students admitted to the WGS MA program are eligible for a  tuition scholarship at the in-state level. Questions? Contact the Director of Graduate Studies: Anne Caldwell.

Excellence in Undergraduate and Graduate Studies Award

Lilialyce Akers Graduate Assistantship in Community Engagement

Open to UofL students in any degree program

Carolyn Krause Maddox Prize

June Jordan Prize

Ken Terrill Award
Open to undergraduate students who demonstrate leadership in the LGBTQ community. Information and application materials available in February from the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Office.

Arthur D. Yocom Scholarship
Open to undergraduate students who plan a career in public or community service). Information and application materials available in February from the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Office.

Mary Craik Scholarship for women students.
Information and application materials available in February from the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Office.

Open to undergraduates attending a Louisville college/university

PFLAG of Louisville, scholarship