Grace Holt Departmental Award

student award recipient posing displaying award

The African American Studies Departmental Award provides both recognition and support for its majors and minors. All students who have taken at least two African American 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.


Please check Fall 2020 for the updated application.


For more information or questions about African American Studies Departmental Award, please contact:

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