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Avg. Amount Awarded
30
Days
April 3 2024
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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Hulon Willis Scholarship

Description

Hulon Willis M.Ed '56 was the first black graduate of William & Mary and served as a pioneer for those who have followed in his footsteps. To honor his legacy and memory, the Hulon Willis Association was formed and a scholarship was established to recognize students who have made significant contributions to the multicultural community at William & Mary. Applicants must be currently enrolled and are in good standing with W&M. They must have completed at least one full-time semester at W&M (Spring 2021 semester not included), and cannot be a graduating senior. Applicants must also have a demonstrated record of leadership and/or service to the multicultural college and/or local community. Preference will be given to those students who are receiving need-based aid at the College. One written personal recommendation from a faculty or staff member, employer or other who can offer insightful information about the applicant's leadership, contributions to their community, and/or other pertinent information about their character is required. Two to three additional references must also be submitted.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
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  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Virginia

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