Summary: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
COMMISSION ON WOMEN & STAFF COUNCIL
20112012 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The University of Houston Staff Council and the University Commission on Women are dedicated to providing opportunities for staff
members to advance their education. In an effort to simplify the application process and to promote a wider distribution of the
available scholarships, Staff Council and the Commission on Women are pleased to announce that we have combined the applications.
By completing one application, you will have applied for both scholarships. The Commission on Women provides ten $1000.00
scholarships and the Staff Council provides ten $500.00 scholarships to employees who plan to attend degree or job related academic
credit classes during the fall, spring or summer semesters at the University of Houston main campus.
To be considered for these two genderneutral Scholarships, the staff member:
Must be employed in a benefitseligible position on the University of Houston campus for at least one year as of March 1, 2011.
Must have completed 6 hours of undergraduate or graduate credits for evaluation.
Must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher.
Must demonstrate strong commitment to academic excellence and potential to succeed.
SELECTION & AWARD PROCESS:
A Staff Council/Commission on Women committee ranks the applications in a blind review process and selects the top twenty