Thanks to the support of our membership, the Milwaukee community, and our sponsors we are awarding three $1,000 scholarships to Milwaukee-area high school students headed to college. Thank you to all of our 2019 applicants!
Our 2019 Dr. Wesley L. Scott Scholarship winners will be announced soon!
The 2019 Application period is now Closed. We look forward to our Scholarship Program re-opening in Spring 2020!
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Dr. Wesley L. Scott was the Executive Director (President & CEO) of the Milwaukee Urban League from 1959-1981. During that time, Dr. Scott was a tireless advocate for equality. He is one of the longest tenured CEOs in that position and was held in high regard throughout the greater Milwaukee community. The former Milwaukee Urban League headquarters on Wright St. is now a senior living facility bearing his name.