MLK Commemoration Grant

Margaret Bush Wilson Civic Engagement Grant Application


The MLK Commemoration Grant financially supports programming initiatives that directly reflect the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. and his work toward social justice, civic engagement and equity for all.


Please complete MLK Commemoration Application Form (PDF) and return it, with the required documentation, to Rudolph Clay, chair of the MLK Commemoration Committee. All applications reviewed and awarded before the annual Danforth Campus MLK Commemoration Event will be acknowledged at the program. All other applications receiving awards will be listed on the event webpage.

Award Information

There are a limited number of $250.00 grants available to support Washington University-sponsored programs. Additional marketing for the awarded programs may be provided by the MLK Commemoration Committee via the printed program, announcements at the program, and the event webpage. Grants will be awarded on a rolling basis throughout the academic year. Applications will be accepted each academic year until the first Friday in April.

Download MLK Commemoration Application Form (PDF).