Milton Glick Memorial Scholarship
Program Overview: In honor of Dr. Glick's passion for first generation students, the Graduate Student Association offers this scholarship to master's and doctoral students who are the first in their family to pursue graduate education. The award is based on grade point average, personal statement, and letter of recommendation from a University faculty member.
The Milton Glick Memorial Scholarship is for $1000, disbursed in two equal payments in Fall 2016 and Spring 2017. Students who graduate prior to Fall 2016 will be paid by check.
Eligibility: Applicants for this award must be registered, full-time graduate student (9 credits or 6 credits with an assistantship) in good academic standing at the time of the application. Applicants must be the first member of their immediate family to pursue graduate education. Members of the GSA Executive Council and Awards Committee, and persons involved with the judging process of any GSA awards, are ineligible to apply. The winner of the Milton Glick Memorial Scholarship may not also be selected for the Outstanding Graduate Scholarship or the Outstanding International Graduate Scholarship.
Application Instructions: Please submit one copy of your application packet to the GSA Office (JCSU 302, Mail Stop 0057) Applications must be submitted to the GSA Office in hard copy. Emails or electronic submissions will not be accepted.Your application packet must include the following:
- Completed application
- Unofficial University of Nevada, Reno transcript
- Letter of recommendation from a University faculty member, detailing the excellence of the applicant's personal goals, scholarly work, and involvement in the department, university, and community.
Applicants must be enrolled for the fall 2015 semester in order to receive the scholarship.