Wisconsin Lawton Minority Retention Grant

Web
https://cae.ls.wisc.edu/lawton-grant/
https://financialaid.wisc.edu/types-of-aid/grants/lawton/

Email

finaid@finaid.wisc.edu
cae@saa.ls.wisc.edu


Phone
(608) 262-3060 -- Student Financial Aid
(608) 263-5068 -- Center for Academic Excellence

Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m

Address
Student Financial Aid
333 East Campus Mall #9701
Madison, WI 53706

Center for Academic Excellence
B47 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706

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.