Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Gender Equity (CCSGE) Scholarship
This $500 scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who are currently enrolled and attending classes at UNO, and will graduate after the Fall 2020 semester. Applications are due January 20, 2020 at midnight.
Applicants should make a contribution toward addressing improving the status of gender equity within the Omaha community in their academic work or activities, and/or have academic excellence in fields where there is a need for gender equity to be addressed. Students may nominate themselves.
You will be asked to upload a current resume that includes: 1) any activities or organizations with which you have been involved, please indicate if you have held any leadership in these organizations and 2) employment, volunteer work, or other positions of responsibility while attending school. Please describe the length, dates, and duties of your positions.
You will be asked to answer the following two questions (maximum 500 words each): 1) Please provide specific examples of your contribution(s) toward addressing and/or improving the status of gender equity within your community, and 2) Pick an experience from your own life and explain how it has influenced your development.
Please provide a letter of support from an individual or group that has knowledge of your contributions to gender equity within your community.
Please login to your UNO Google Account after clicking the submission link. You will be prompted to do so if you are not logged in already.