Vincent L. Hawkinson Foundation Scholarship
The Vincent L. Hawkinson Foundation Scholarship encourages students who have already demonstrated a commitment to peace and justice to strive for peace and justice both in their educational pursuits and in their personal and professional lives.
Eligibility:-Applicant must be a resident of (or currently attending school in) Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota or Wisconsin-Scholarship finalists must be available for a personal interview in Minneapolis-Scholarship recipients must attend an award ceremony in the fall of the school year awarded (attendance may be excused in exceptional circumstances)-Completed a specific peace and justice project-Were courageous in pursuing their convictions about peace and justice-Displayed ongoing commitment to, and leadership in, a peace or justice organization-Served as a role model for others in moving a religious community or society into new realms of thought and practice regarding peace and justiceFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes