Funding students working for social change
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The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund provides grants to students actively working for peace and justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to those able to do academic work at the university level and who are part of the progressive movement on the campus and in the community. Early recipients worked for civil rights, against McCarthyism, and for […]

allows us to continue funding student activists working for social change.

Support student activists by making a generous donation to the Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund. Your tax deductible gift will allow us to provide greatly needed scholarship grants for students who are on the front lines of movements for progressive social change.

Elisa Oceguera and the Student Farmworker Alliance

Elisa Oceguera serves on the steering committee of the Student Farmworker Alliance.  In September she helped organize and facilitate the 2013 annual Encuentro in Immokalee Florida, where they hosted over 100 young people, students, and people of faith from across the country. They  converged in Immokalee to build community and strategize next steps to push […]

DPSF grantee Lulú Martínez and the DREAM 9 are free!

The Dream 9 were released from detention and returned home on Wednesday, August 7, 2013.  Another past DPSF grantee, Tania Unzueta  reminds us…” I guess the thing about some lawyers is that they believe things happen through laws. They don’t get that it was never about asylum, or what they qualify for — in fact, […]