Mary Louise and Henry Link Arts and Humanities Scholarship

The Mary Louise Link Arts and Humanities Scholarship is open to eligible students with 60 or more credits with a major in the College of Arts and Humanities: Art, Communication, English, Graphic Design, Liberal Studies, Music, Spanish, Theatre Arts.

The scholarship is $2,500 and is awarded to one student per year.


Applications and materials due

Applicants notified of decision

Scholarship Criteria

  • Be a declared major in the College of Arts and Humanities at Parkside.
  • Have successfully completed at least sixty (60) credits (the equivalent to two full years of full-time) college-level work at Parkside or another accredited college or university.
  • Have at least a 2.75 grade point average at the time of first application; have at least a 3.25 grade point average to reapply for a second year of funding.
  • Have resided in Kenosha County when completing high school (or the equivalent).
  • Have demonstrated financial need.    


Submission Requirements

  • An essay detailing how you see your arts and/or humanities degree(s) helping you give back to the community of at least 500 words.
  • One letter of reference from either of the following:
    • A member of the UW-Parkside faculty or staff (such as a professor or on-campus employer). Transfer students can use a reference from someone at their previous transcripted institution.
    • A member of the community who is not affiliated with UW-Parkside.


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