Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Dr. Lloyd Leake Scholarship

Application Deadline:
December 15
Duration:
One-Time
Amount Range:
$1,500 - $3,000
Contact:
Dr. John Zibert
773-341-5024
zibert@sxu.edu

Scholarship Details

The Dr. Lloyd Leake Scholarship is open to undergraduate African-American students in the Education Department (formerly known as the School of Education). This scholarship is funded by the family of the late Dr. Lloyd Leake, former dean of the School of Education.

The Award

The scholarship is a grant applied towards tuition in the following academic year.

Exact amount of tuition grants depends on available funds from endowments and individual student's account status. Please check with Financial Aid before applying.

Requirements

  • Applicants must complete the online application form below. The form will ask for:
    • an essay which includes a statement of your educational goals and a list of significant goal-related activities, honors, volunteer service and employment
    • two letters of recommendation
  • Please request that two persons write letters of recommendation on your behalf. Letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the address below, postmarked by December 15:

Saint Xavier University
Dr. Lloyd Leake Scholarship Committee
c/o Education Department
3700 W. 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655

Only complete applications will be reviewed.

Application Form

The application form is closed to any further submissions.