Black Studies Departmental Award

student award recipient posing displaying award

The Black Studies Departmental Award provides both recognition and support for its majors and minors. All students who have taken at least two Black Studies courses, who have demonstrated academic achievement and who have a minimum 3.0 GPA are strongly encouraged to apply. The recipient is awarded $1,000.00.


Application and materials are due March 31, 2021.


For more information or questions about the Black Studies Departmental Award, please contact:

Briana Hanny
Assistant Director
Black Studies
University of Illinois at Chicago
601 S. Morgan Street, (MC 069)
Chicago, IL 60607-7112
(312) 996-3542