The Resiliency Scholarship is a heartfelt scholarship aimed at providing financial support (onetime $500 award) to a UA student who is close to graduation and has experienced sexual assault during their college career. The Resiliency Scholarship is available to female students regardless of GPA.
To be selected for this award, students must demonstrate how they have continued to pursue their dreams in the face of adversity through an artistic endeavor that expresses the triumph of the human spirit.
Speaker: Elise Lopez, DrPH Assistant Director, Relationship Violence Program, UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
Recorded Message: Laura L. Dunn, Esq., Founder of SurvJustice, 2017 Recipient of the AAUW Eleanor Roosevelt Fund Award
Raffle Tickets: Resiliency Basket — $5 for one ticket, $20 for 5 tickets
Bonus: All raffle ticket purchasers are invited to attend a Women's Self-Defense class at Success Martial Arts (All levels, all abilities), hosted by Michelle and Sara Higgins.
Dates to be announced.
Please join us on September 15, 2017 to kick off this amazing project and break the silence of abuse on college campuses.
AAUW Tucson Branch