Milton Plesur Scholarship Fund

History students and faculty working together in a group.

This fund provides scholarships for UB students who have a serious, proven interest in history.

Full-time history majors who have compiled outstanding records in history are eligible to apply for a Plesur Scholarship, named after Professor Milton Plesur (1927-1987).

Established in 1988 by the late Dr. Milton Plesur, the fund provides scholarships for full-time graduate or undergraduate students enrolled in the Department of History who demonstrate excellence in scholarship and financial need. Professor Plesur devoted his career to teaching, and bequeathed his estate to the university for the continued of support UB students.

Awards will be made to students who can demonstrate the most serious interest in and commitment to history as evidenced by academic record, extracurricular activities and career plans.

At the College of Arts and Sciences, our students see opportunity around every corner. Our faculty have the expertise to overcome virtually any obstacle. Now, all we need is your support to help us turn our extraordinary potential into unparalleled achievement. We ask you to join us in creating a better, brighter future for the college and communities around the world. And we ask you, just as we ask ourselves and our students: What problem will you help solve today?

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