Dr. Sadie T.M. Alexander Scholars
The Dr. Sadie T.M. Alexander Scholarship aims to support students who demonstrate, through lived, academic, and work experience, the defining qualities of Dr. Alexander: resilience, leadership, a pathbreaking spirit, and a commitment to cross-disciplinary excellence. Dr. Alexander fought racism and sexism to pave the way for future generations, while affecting far-reaching changes in both the public and private sectors across academia, economics, and civil rights. Her achievements in the fields of economics and law informed her enduring focus on advancing racial and economic justice. Dr. Alexander was a leader, devoted to civic engagement and the pursuit of excellence in everything she did. Learn more about our current scholars below.