ULM Foundation Scholarships

posted Feb 5, 2019, 6:56 AM by Keri Miles

The ULM Foundation and Scholarship Offices would like to invite graduating seniors to apply for Foundation Scholarships. The Foundation Scholarships are donor funded and awarded separately from other ULM scholarships. There are over 400 scholarships awarded annually with amounts ranging from $200 - $10,000. The application deadline is February 28, 2019. Please find the attached flier for general Foundation Scholarship information.

Students can apply at the ULM Foundation Scholarship Portal: https://ulm.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Here are some guidelines to direct students through the application process: 

1.        Please log in to the ULM Foundation Scholarship Portal with your ULM Credentials. If you need help with your ULM Credentials, please read the following guidelines:

o   What is my username?

§  Your username is the same as your email address. If your email address is 'user123@warhawks.ulm.edu', username is 'user123'. If you do not know what your email address, you may use this online form to lookup your username using your CWID.

o   What is my password?

§  Your default password is your birthdate followed by a dash “-“ and the last four digits of your CWID.  For example if your birthday is 04-17-85 and the last four digits of your CWID is 1234, then your myULM default password will be 041785-1234.  There are no spaces in the password.  Here is an example of the format: MMDDYY-XXXX

§  I cannot remember my password to access myULM, webmail, or Moodle.

·         Call the Helpdesk at (318)342-3333 or email helpdesk@ulm.edu

2.        Once you sign in, complete the General Application. When answering the following questions, please use these helpful hints below:

o   Expected ULM Graduation Date: Month and year you expect to graduate from ULM.  

o   Professional/ Community Activities:  Examples may include: Church involvement, volunteer work, internships. etc.

o   Leadership Roles/ Special Recognition: Examples may include: Clubs, organizations, and officer roles you may have held, etc. 

3.       Once you finish filling out the General Application, hover your mouse over the Opportunities tab at the top. This will provide you with a list of recommended scholarships. Click APPLY and answer any supplemental questions.

4.        After you have applied to the scholarships, you are done! You can check the status of your application(s) by logging back into the system.

All decisions will be made by the end of July 2019, and students will be notified through their ULM Warhawk email.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Scholarship Office at (318) 342-5321 or scholarships@ulm.edu.