AT 7, SYLVIA DREAMED OF PURSUING MEDICINE. AT 17, SHE WAS ABLE TO PURSUE IT AT HER DREAM SCHOOL. THANKS TO YOU.

Give to LEAD Scholarships

Giving to our LEAD Scholars program helps underrepresented accepted students attend the University of Michigan. LEAD stands for Leadership, Excellence, Achievement and Diversity. And it’s more than just financial assistancerecipients form a community of scholars who grow together through career exploration, alumni and peer mentoring, leadership, community service, and social opportunities. Thanks to you, we’re creating a more diverse campus, making for a better education and a better University. Find out more details on giving a gift to the LEAD Scholarship program.

“The LEAD Scholars program is unparalleled. There is a huge sense of community and support that motivates students not only to excel academically, but to aim for the best careers, internships, and experiences post-graduation.” — Monique Becker, LEAD Scholar Alum ’15

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

Your gift to the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Fund will recruit accepted African American students and recognize their academic achievement through merit-based scholarships. This is a focused effort within our LEAD Scholars program to provide opportunities specifically within the African American community.

Mary Stewart Scholarship

Recruiting scholarship to address racial diversity in the undergraduate student population for African American students admitted to the University of Michigan pursuing any degree.

Gabriel Hargo Scholarship Fund for Michigan Law

Recruiting scholarship to address racial diversity in the graduate student population for African Americans admitted to the University of Michigan pursuing a Law degree.