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Awards and Scholarships

WGRC Awards

We are pleased to announce the 2018 WGRC Award Winners:

Distinguished Faculty Scholar Award, Tenured Faculty
Professor Julia Babcock, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Distinguished Faculty Scholar Award, Pre-Tenure Faculty
Professor Sarah Narendorf, Assistant Professor, Graduate College of Social Work

Distinguished Faculty Scholar Award, Non-Tenure Track Faculty
Professor Claudia Scott, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Human Performance, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Distinguished Service to Women Award, Staff
Dr. Erika Henderson, Assistant Provost, Faculty Recruitment, Retention, Equity and Diversity, Office of the Provost

Distinguished Service to Women Award, Student
Kelsey Lagus, Graduate Student, Graduate College of Social Work


* The Distinguished Faculty Scholar Awards  (3 total, one in each category: pre-tenure, post-tenure, non-tenure track faculty member). The awards recognize faculty members who have made signficant contriubutions to teaching, research and service, including service to women and advancing gender equity on campus.

* The Distinguished Service to Women Award for Staff and the Distinguished Service to Women Award for a Student are given in recognition of commitments and contributions in the advancement and support of gender equity, and service to women.

Scholarships

Beverly McPhail & Kevin Kulish WGRC Student Scholarship
This scholarship award will recognize one full-time, undergraduate student who demonstrates an interest in gender studies and a commitment to gender advocacy.

We are not currently accepting scholarship applications.

 

Staff Council/WGRC Employee Scholarships

In Collaboration with Staff Council, the WGRC provides funding for five $1,000 scholarships for employees who plan to attend degree or job related academic credit classes durning the fall, spring or summer sermesters at the University of Houston. Details and the applications can be found on the Staff Council/WGRC Scholarships page.