Leadership Engagement Scholarship

Leadership Engagement Scholarships | Dean of Students Office   
The Dean of Students Office stewards a collection of Leadership Engagement Scholarships designed to lessen various cost barriers associated with extracurricular involvement at U-M. Emerging and established student leaders with financial need are encouraged to apply. 

Academic Year 2024-2025 Award eligibility requirements:

  • Maintain part-time or full-time enrollment at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor for the Fall 2024 semester and Winter 2025 semester
  • Currently hold (or aspire to hold) a leadership role in a campus-based student organization

Timeline for Academic Year 2024-2025 Awards: 
Application Opens: April 1, 2024
Application Deadline: May 1, 2024 (or until qualified applicants are selected)
Award Disbursement: Starting June 1, 2024

Available Scholarships:

The amount awarded to each qualified student will be determined based on available funds. Students are typically awarded $1000-$2000 to be split equally between Fall and Winter semesters.

Students are limited to receiving 1 Leadership Engagement Scholarship per award cycle.

Criteria  Scholarship
Need-based scholarships for participation in leadership positions in extra-curricular activities Souza Family Leadership Scholarship Fund
Preference for students holding Central Student Government or LSA Student Government leadership positions Student Government Leadership Scholarship
Student leaders focused on mental wellness and LGBTQ+ issues on campus Linda Pritz and Robert C. Boynton Leadership Scholarship
Full-time enrollment and study abroad focus Wartell Family Scholarship
Preference for first-generation students  Yuna and Sewon Kang Leadership Engagement Scholarship Fund

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