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Apply for a Scholarship
 

The College, through its generous donors, provides several scholarships to students. The complete list is given below.

 For further information about a specific scholarship, please call (313) 577-2516 or email ab2022@wayne.edu

 Students should also consult the Wayne State University scholarship page


CLAS SCHOLARSHIP LIST

LIBERAL ARTS SCHOLARSHIP AND AWARD of varying amounts, dependent upon funds available, is limited to a full time undergraduate student in a liberal arts major. Recipient selection is based on scholastic achievement (a minimum 3.5 GPA).

DR. C. GARY ARTINIAN ENDOWED PRE-MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP of varying amounts ($500-$700), dependent upon funds available, is limited to students enrolled full-time in pre-medicine study at Wayne State. Students accepted for full-time pre-medicine study at WSU may apply. Recipients are selected on the basis of scholastic achievement (a minimum 3.0 GPA) and financial need. This award must be applied toward tuition only.

MARK AND ARLENE CHRISTENSEN ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP FOR MATH AND SCIENCE STUDENTS of $1,000 is limited to full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate students majoring in mathematics or science. Recipients are selected on the basis of scholastic achievement (a minimum 3.0 GPA) and financial need.

LEN CARGAN ENDOWED FUND FOR RETURNING STUDENTS was created to encourage the continued progress of non-traditional students either starting or returning to study in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences after stopping out for extended periods of time. Awards of no less than $1,000 for tuition and other educational expenses will be selected based on financial need, with preference given to those who are not eligible for other grants/scholarships. Recipients are eligible for repeat awards

MILDRED CRABB CARMICHAEL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP was created by Mrs. Mildred Crabb Carmichael for her strong belief in the achievements of women and importance of education.  It is intended for part time students. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum GPA of 2.5.  Recipients may use this award for tuition and other educational expenses.

CONGRESSMAN JOHN CONYERS, JR ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Applicants must be from Wayne County, with preference given to Detroit residents. This award is limited to students in good academic standing, and available for tuition and other educational expenses.

HOWARD FINLEY ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP is available to students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Preference will be given to full-time students.

CONGRESSWOMAN CAROLYN CHEEKS KILPATRICK ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to full-time and part-time undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Recipients may use this award for tuition and other educational expenses.

MARYANN MARRAZZI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP is limited to full-time or part-time undergraduate students majoring in a science or mathematics program in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Recipients must demonstrate financial need and are eligible for repeat awards as long as they continue to meet all requirements. Awards may be used for tuition or other educational expenses.

ANDREW J AND PATRICIA J MIKUS ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP was established to recognize scholastic achievement, encourage continued progress and provide assistance to students in financing their education in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.  Students should be undergraduates with a declared major in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.  Recipients will be selected on basis of scholastic achievement and demonstrated financial need.

CHRISTINA J. NEUMANN ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN STUDYING SCIENCE provides tuition for full-time undergraduate or graduate female science students. This endowed scholarship was created to honor the memory of Christina J. Neumann, a College alumna who later became an educator and advocate for breast cancer research. A minimum of one award of $600 will be made annually.

AKHILA AND C.R. RAJAMANI ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to full-time and part-time undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. A minimum 2.0 GPA is required. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and preference will be given to students who participate in the WSU work study program on campus. Recipients may use this award for tuition and other educational expenses.

RAE LEE SIPORIN ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Applicants must be first generation college students who are graduates of one of the following high schools: Cass Technical, Detroit School of the Arts, Crockett High School or Renaissance High School. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum GPA of 3.25. Awards may be used for tuition and other educational expenses. This award was designed to provide $1,200 award for two years (if recipients continues to meet all the criteria) before a new recipient is chosen.

JOSHUA  M. STEIN MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to graduates of Berkley High School, Berkley, MI with an interest in studying chemistry, computer science, math, music or physics. Recipients must be full-time students with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Awards may be used for tuition and university-related expenses. Recipients are not eligible for repeat awards.

ELLIOTT DOV STROM ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP of varying amounts (typically at least one award of $700 per academic year), dependent upon funds available, is limited to students enrolled full-time who are majoring in any science or mathematics program in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Recipients are selected on the basis of financial need.

JERALD K. TRANZOW ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to part-time undergraduate students of all majors in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (minimum 2.0 GPA).

ROBERT L. AND SANDRA E. THOMAS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP IN PHYSICS OR CHINESE STUDIES is limited to full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.5, with preference given to majors in Chinese or Physics.

ZAMARRIPA FAMILY ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP is limited to full-time, undergraduate students majoring in pre-medical studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Recipients must demonstrate financial need and are eligible for repeat awards as long as they continue to meet all requirements. Awards may be used for tuition or other educational expenses.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
4841 Cass Avenue 2155 Old Main
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone: (313) 577-2515
Fax: (313) 577-9693
Website: www.clas.wayne.edu
Email: an8828@wayne.edu