At CEW+, we work to break down barriers and increase access through funding. We offer opportunities for scholarships, emergency grants, sponsorships, and more for a range of situations and life circumstances.

CEW+ Scholarships

Living Expenses

Career & Education Counseling

Our professionally trained and experienced counselors work within a developmental framework to help individuals consider their options, make informed choices, and both define and resolve problems, while focusing on issues of achieving their career goals and balance between, school, work, and family.

Typical counseling services for staff may include discussions around:

  • Setting career goals
  • Determining next steps for a position or career change
  • Resume/cover letter/application review
  • Work/life balance issues
  • Exploring professional development opportunities
  • Assistance navigating the University experience
  • Negotiation strategies

Stop in at CEW+ or call 734-764-6360 to schedule an appointment.

Advocacy Initiatives

Through a variety of initiatives, task forces, groups, and organizations, we lift up and make space for diverse voices.

Women of Color Task Force

Founded in 1979, WCTF provides professional development, networking, and training opportunities for U-M employees, with a focus on addressing the needs of women of color staff.

Twink Frey Visiting Social Activist Program

This program was created to bring social activists who work on gender equity issues to CEW+. Each visit is intended to give the selected activist time for reflection, research, and/or planning related to their area of activism.

Supporting the Academic Excellence of Student Caregivers

Student caregivers are some of the most focused and resourceful students on campus, as demonstrated by their ability to balance school, work, and parental responsibilities. Did you know that 26% of all college students nationwide are raising children?

CEW+ Research

CEW+’s publications include research reports policy and advocacy papers, and resources for department chairs. The work of CEW+ researchers is supplemented by the research publications of our Visiting Scholars. All publications listed are downloadable.

Events & Workshops

May 31, 2022
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Stamps Auditorium, Walgreen Drama Center 1226 Murfin Ave., Ann Arbor, MI, 48109
June 1, 2022
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

June 8, 2022
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm