Diversity & Minority Scholarships
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TWC Diversity Leaders AwardProvides $3,000 in financial assistance for housing. Applicants must be able to contribute to the diversity of our students and of Diversity Leaders awardees. Recipients are chosen competitively on the basis of their academic performance and record of involvement and leadership in relevant settings (college or university, community, etc.) as reflected on their application, including their resume and transcript. Preference is given to students who apply by the priority deadline for their term, and applicants should specify interest in the award on their application. U.S. citizenship or permanent U.S. residency is required.

 

Muslim American Scholars Initiative

Muslim American students who intern in the executive branch of the U.S. government, on Capitol Hill, or at a think tank may be eligible for partial program or housing scholarships for the summer term through a partnership established between TWC and the Center for Global Understanding. For summer 2017, selected students will receive a minimum of $4,000 (including $2,000 from TWC and $2,000 from CFGU). Students may qualify for awards larger than $2,000 from TWC (from states and other private sources). U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required and students may be asked to complete a phone interview or submit an essay to be considered. Supplemental programming may be offered through CFGU.

 

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