Ulysses S. Doss Scholarship
College of Arts and Sciences
African-American Studies Program
Awarded: Spring 2014
The scholarship is given in honor of African-American Studies founding director, Dr. Ulysses S. Doss in recognition of his long time commitment to the program and his impact on several generations of UM students.
Amount: $1,100 (to be applied for student’s Fall 2014 Financial Aid Account)
Criteria: Sophomore or junior students (as of Fall 2013) who are minoring in African-American Studies. Recipients must have financial need, as determined by the Office of Financial Aid need analysis. Preference shall be given to students who have performed community service. In the interest of promoting the University's educational interest in attaining a diverse student body, special consideration will be given to students from diverse populations. Every reasonable effort will be made to ensure that applications for this scholarship include highly qualified students from diverse populations.
Application: Submit an application form (available from the African-American Studies Department), an academic transcript, two letters of reference, and a needs analysis form by Friday, March 28, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. to:
Dr. Tobin Miller Shearer
University of Montana
32 Campus Dr., LA 262
Missoula, MT 59812
Attention: Doss Scholarship
Announcement of the scholarship recipient will be made by April 18, 2014.