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University of Michigan CEW Scholarships and Fellowships Program 2017

Application Deadline:  February 15, 2017. 

The CEW Scholarship Program, which today serves women and nontraditional students, was established in 1970 to honor the academic performance and potential of women whose education has been interrupted and to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the admission of women to the University of Michigan.

Eligibility Criteria

1) CEW Scholarship applicants must be attending the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Flint, or Dearborn campuses) during the year for which the scholarship is awarded and 2) Must have at least one (1) of the criteria listed below:

Undergraduates

  • A minimum two-year (24 month) consecutive interruption in education anytime since high school OR
  • Primary Caregiver*

Graduate Students

  • A minimum five-year (60 month) consecutive interruption in education anytime since high school  OR
  • Primary Caregiver*

*Primary Caregiver definition:

  • Lives in the same residence at least 50% of the time and consistently assumes major responsibility for housing, health, and safety of a minor, older adult, or disabled adult; anticipates this responsibility will continue during the upcoming academic year.
  • Lives in separate residence and provides care for a minor, older adult, or disabled adult for a minimum of 20 hours per week without monetary compensation for at least the past 6 months; anticipates this responsibility will continue during the upcoming academic year.

Awards

Approximately 40 scholarships are awarded annually ranging from $1,000 to $10,000, with some larger scholarship awards given.

If you have any questions, contact Doreen Murasky at cew-scholarships@umich.edu.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the University of Michigan CEW Scholarships and Fellowships Program 2017

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