Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Scholarship in Women and Gender Studies

The Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Women and Gender Studies who meet the following criteria: (1) current undergraduate with a major in Women and Gender Studies, (2) cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and (3) must be making regular progress toward degree completion. Students must demonstrate a commitment to social justice in an essay of approximately 250 words. Preference will be given to a first-generation college student (please indicate in your essay). This scholarship was established in honor of Lucile Berkeley Buchanan, the first African American female graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder, who earned her degree in 1918.

Schools, Colleges, Departments
College of Arts & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe your demonstrated commitment to social justice from an intersectional perspective. (250 words approximately)