The University of Chicago Civic Knowledge Project (CKP), a program in the Office of Civic Engagement, is proud to serve as the steward of the endowed Timuel D. Black Community Solidarity Scholarship, an annual award of approximately $5000 to a current UChicago graduate or undergraduate student positioned to help the CKP amplify the legacy of South Side legend, Timuel D. Black, civil rights activist, oral historian, and educator. Please note that this scholarship is for UChicago students who will be officially enrolled at UChicago during the academic year following their selection.


To be considered for the award, students must demonstrate an interest in advancing and strengthening the University‚Äôs connection to the South Side community, have a strong track record of advocating for and supporting civil rights, and commit to furthering CKP’s community educational programming.


May 1, 2024

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