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Dr. William McAdoo Memorial Scholarship

Download the Dr. William McAdoo Memorial Scholarship Application

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Application Deadline

Submit your completed application by Friday, February 5, 2021 by 5 PM

About the scholarship

The Dr. William McAdoo Memorial Scholarship was established in 2004 to honor the former Chair of the Africana Studies Department, who was an ardent supporter of diversity, equality, and social justice. The Dr. William McAdoo Memorial Scholarship has been created in his name to acknowledge exceptional students who excel in their studies while actively advocating for social justice issues; display their interest and commitment by participating, organizing and coordinating a variety of extracurricular and community outreach or organizing activities; demonstrate leadership qualities; and make contributions to diversity related programs on the Stony Brook University campus or in their communities.

Awards

$500

Eligibility

  • Be a Full-time Stony Brook student in current academic year
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Demonstration of financial need
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and community involvement
  • Demonstrate potential and promise

How to apply

You can apply online or by downloading the  Dr. William McAdoo scholarship application here. When submitting your application, please include the following:

  • Your Resume
  • Your personal statement
  • Two letters of Recommendation (See application for details)

If not applying online please send

All applications to the following

The Dr. William McAdoo Memorial Scholarship Application
The Office of Equity and Access
201 Administration Building
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-0251

Within Stony Brook University, applications can be sent to:

The Dr. William McAdoo Memorial Scholarship Application
Office of Equity and Access
201 Administration Building
Z-0251
For more information please contact OEA@stonybrook.edu