Wisconsin Lawton Minority Retention Grant
(608) 262-3060 -- Student Financial Aid
(608) 263-5068 -- Center for Academic Excellence
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Student Financial Aid
333 East Campus Mall #9701
The Wisconsin Lawton Minority Retention Grant is available to sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are of African-American, Latino/a, American Indian, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Laotian, or Hmong heritage. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point average, be enrolled full-time, pass 24 credits each academic year, have a program affiliation, and be United States citizens and residents of Wisconsin (current Minnesota recipients are grandfathered in through 2015-16). Students are eligible for a grant of up to $3,000 with the minimum being $1,000, for up to four years, depending upon financial need.
To apply, please contact the Multicultural/Disadvantaged Coordinator in your school or college.