You Grow Girl! is currently accepting applications for our Art / Mental Health Therapist Internship. Please share with students who would benefit from a 6-12-month internship within a creative, empowering and awesome girl-serving organization.


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You Grow Girl!

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NCORE Student Scholarships


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Call for Presentations


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National Advisory Council Membership


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UWRA Fellowship in Aging

The UWRA Graduate Student Fellowship is a one-quarter fellowship to support graduate students of outstanding academic merit who have a demonstrated academic and personal interest in aging-related issues or concerns.

Eligibility: Open to UW graduate students who are currently enrolled and not in their last year of study at the time of application; must be enrolled in full-time credits (at least 10) during the fellowship quarter.


  • Demonstrated academic focus on aging-related concerns or issues
  • Personal commitment to aging-related concerns or issues
  • Academic merit


  • Cover sheet, available at
  • Application including academic/research statement, personal statement, curriculum vitae
  • Letter of recommendation from faculty advisor
  • Current unofficial UW transcript
  • All materials DUE in early 2016 by date posted on website above

For more information, contact the Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards,

UWRA Scholarship in Aging

Up to four $4,000 scholarships will be awarded to students pursuing research or careers related to aging. Scholarship funds will apply to student accounts for spring quarter.

Eligibility: Open to UW undergraduate, graduate and professional students currently enrolled at any UW campus. Students should have completed the first year of their program by the time they apply.


  • Demonstrated experience in and commitment to working with older adults (paid or volunteer)
  • Academic performance
  • Communication skills
  • Financial need


  • Application, available at
  • Current unofficial UW transcript
  • Current academic year FAFSA on file with UW Office of Student Financial Aid
  • All materials DUE by 3:00 p.m. on January 28, 2016

For more information, contact the UW Retirement Association,

GFIS is the Graduate Funding Information Service and they run workshops and will sit down 1:1 with students to explore options.

More info at:

There’s also an Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards on campus:

They offer workshops on writing personal statements, getting letters of recommendation.  They also offer scholarship search workshops.

There are also links to scholarship resources for different populations off the left menu of this page:

We also put all of the scholarships we hear about via emails on our MSW blog at:

Click on Scholarships, Grants and Fellowships in left column.

You can look back through last winter and spring postings and contact those organizations to see if they will be offering the same scholarships again this year.

For campus jobs, many are posted at husky jobs:

Good luck!

The CORO Fellows Program is a highly selective, nine-month, full-time, graduate-level program that prepares early career professionals for effective and ethical leadership to serve the common good. Fellows gain real job experience on project assignments in five organizations and in a variety of sectors – government, business, labor, political campaigns, and non-profit organizations. Utilizing these urban experiences as a classroom, CORO Fellows gain hands-on experience to better understand complex public issues, organizations, and people. In weekly seminars, the 12 Fellows develop high-level skills in self-awareness, group dynamics, critical thinking and decision-making.  Fellows also benefit from a national alumni network of over 10,000 whose members include influential leaders from all sectors.

The application deadline is January 20, 2016. It requires 3 essays, 2 letters of recommendation, and official transcripts. Visit or email for more information.

Click here for a printable brochure on the information above

Are you interested in public health and/or social justice? If so, check out the UW Tobacco Studies Program (TSP), which is offering educational and scholarship opportunities to graduate and doctoral students for the fourteenth consecutive year. The attached fact sheet has more information. Please note that the deadline for scholarship applications is October 30.

  • Tobacco Studies Career Development Award
    • Award: $500 (up to four per year)
    • Eligibility: Graduate or doctoral students in any UW program
    • Requirements: Enroll in HSERV 558 + lead one Tobacco Studies Journal Club (TSJC) session + attend two more TSJC sessions + present a tobacco-related project to department, school, agency, or at a conference
  • Tobacco Studies Fellowship
    • Award: $1,000 (up to four per year)
    • Eligibility: Graduate students in any UW program
    • Requirements: Career Development Award requirements + complete a 120-hour tobacco-related practicum/internship + complete a tobacco-related Masters thesis or capstone

Application information:

        à 2015-16 application deadline: October 30, 2015



Interested in exploring China and its role in the world through a Master’s program at Peking University? Join John Holden, Associate Dean at Yenching Academy, to learn more about this new international graduate program at Peking University offering a Master’s in China Studies with scholarship support. Students who will have a bachelor’s degree in any field by Aug. 31, 2016 are eligible to apply this year. With some exceptions, applicants must be aged 26 or younger on August 31, 2016 (see below for complete eligibility requirements).

UW Information Session: Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 from 4:30-5:30pm, Mary Gates Hall room 224 | RSVP to attend | Free food is provided!

Brief Program Information:

The Yenching Academy offers an intensive program of interdisciplinary classroom and field study of Chinese history and culture, as well as real-time issues in China’s development.  As a college integrated within Peking University (PKU), the Yenching Academy prepares a diverse group of exceptional international and Chinese students with the knowledge of China that they need to fulfill their potential as global citizens and leaders. Yenching Academy offers courses in English. Concentration options include:

  • Philosophy and Religion
  • Economics and Management
  • Law and Society
  • Politics and International Relations
  • History and Archaeology
  • Literature and Culture

Scholarship Support:

The Yenching Academy provides a competitive postgraduate financial package. All students receive a fellowship that covers tuition, accommodation and living costs, as well as round trip airfare from their home country. The fellowship for international students ends after twelve months; they may complete and defend their thesis within one year after they have completed their Yenching Academy residence. Additional funding, in the form of research or teaching assistantships, will be available for international students in good standing who choose to complete their thesis at PKU during their second year. Mainland Chinese students will be supported on campus for two years.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Foreign Students & Students from Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan
    • Bachelor’s degree in any field
    • 25 years old or younger on August 31, 2016; students from countries with mandatory military service for college graduates must be 27 years old or younger on August 31, 2016
  • Chinese Mainland Students
    • Chinese students will be admitted according to the regulations of the Ministry of Education. They must be qualified to be exempt from the examination based on their mainland Chinese university’s recommendations.  This process differs from that for foreign students and students from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.

Learn more at, and join us on Oct. 1! Please RSVP to attend the information session at

UW students and alumni must apply for UW nomination to be considered. Details about UW’s application and nomination process are at UW’s deadline for applications is Dec. 21, 2015.

Applications accepted Oct. 16–Nov. 13
We invite proposals from graduate students to undertake projects in public scholarship in summer 2016. Awards in this new program are in the amount of $6,500 with an additional research budget of $2,000.
More information and registration →

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) available to undergraduate, graduate and professional students

FLAS fellowships award tuition and a living stipend as follows:

Academic Year Graduate: $18,000 tuition, $15,000 living stipend
Academic Year Undergraduate: $10,000 tuition, $5,000 living stipend
Summer Graduate/Undergraduate: $5,000 tuition, $2,500 living stipend

The FLAS Fellowship is available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. FLAS Fellowships support study of the following languages and their world regions:

-Arabic –Bangla -Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian –Bulgarian –Burmese -Canadian First Nations-–Chinese-–Czech-–Danish -Estonian -Filipino/Tagalog-–Finnish-–French-–German-–Hebrew-–Hindi -Indonesian/Malay-–Italian-–Japanese-–Kazakh-–Khmer-–Korean-–Latvian-–Lithuan! ian-–Norwegian-–Persian-–Polish-–Portuguese-–Russian-–Sl! ovenian-–Spanish-–Swahili- –Swedish-–Tajik-–Thai-–Turkish-–Uighur-–Urdu-–Uzbek-–Vietnamese

FLAS Information Sessions, covering FLAS benefits and requirements, the application process, and the use of FLAS awards abroad, will be held at the following dates and times:

Thursday, October 29, 10-2 Undergraduate Fellowships Fair, Mary Gates Hall, FLAS session 10:30, Mary Gates Hall 171
Tuesday, November 10, 10-2 UW Study Abroad Fair, HUB Ballroom
Thursday, November 12, 2-3 PST Web Chat*
Wednesday, November 18, 3:30-4:30 in Thomson Hall 317
Tuesday, December 1, 2;30-3:30 in Thomson Hall 317
Wednesday, December 16, 3:30-4:30 PST Web Chat*
Tuesday, January 5, 1:30-2:30, Thomson Hall 317
Thursday, January 14, 2:30-3:30 Virtual Office Hour
*see FLAS website (link below) for access instructions for web chhat sessions and virtual office hours

Applications due January 29, 2016. Questions: email

For more inform! ation, visit

The Prevention Fellowship Program is proud to announce OPEN RECRUITMENT for the 2015-2017 SAMHSA/CSAP Prevention Fellowship Program.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) is accepting applications for the Prevention Fellowship Program.

The Prevention Fellowship Program invites qualified individuals who are seeking professional growth in the field of substance abuse prevention. Fellows receive a yearly stipend of up to $37,000, and will be required to work 32 hours per week.  There are 15 Fellow positions available. These individuals will be assigned to a mentor from participating State agencies and National Organizations throughout the United States and U.S. Pacific Jurisdictions. (Visit the application Web site at<> for a list of participating locations).

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The June 15th deadline is fast approaching for scholarships and grants offered by the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies. The Bridges Center offers a series of grants and scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students with a strong interest in labor, human rights, and social justice, as well as a research grant available to faculty. There are many awards available, and we’re eager to see an inspiring group of applicants this year!

For more information on the different types of awards the Bridges Center offers, see the links below!


The Prevention Fellowship Program is proud to announce OPEN RECRUITMENT for the 2015-2017 SAMHSA/CSAP Prevention Fellowship Program.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) is accepting applications for the Prevention Fellowship Program. Read more

The SSWLHC-WA is now accepting applications for the 2015 Student Scholarship.

Purpose of Award:

  • To raise the visibility of the Social Work profession in the area of health care.
  • To honor and support outstanding students who are committed to pursuing a Social Work career in health care.

Description of Award:

The scholarship winner(s) will receive a cash award from $1,000 to $2, 500. In addition, all applicants will receive a one-year membership in the SSWLHC, Washington Chapter. Recipient(s) of the award will serve as liaison to the various Schools of Social Work on behalf of the Washington State SSWLHC Board as Member-at-Large for one year. The recipient(s) will act as representative for the social work students to the Board; educating students about SSWLHC, informing students of organization events, and participating in monthly board meetings and some committee work.


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2015-2016 Labor Studies Scholarships & Research Grants
Full information:

Are you a University of Washington student studying labor and workers rights? Working for social justice outside the classroom? Pursuing a career in the labor movement, law, public service or the non-profit sector? Apply for a scholarship or grant!

Each year, the Harry Bridges Center awards thousands of dollars to top students in Labor Studies. This year, over $35,000 will be awarded. Deadlines for this year’s awards are approaching. Apply now!

Deadline to apply:
Monday, June 15, 2015

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Are you passionate about health equity and engaged in community settings where you are seeking to address health disparities?  Do you enjoy expressing yourself through art, music, film, poetry, photography, or other creative forms?

If so, this is your chance to enter a submission into the Health Equity Reflections Contest, which encourages you to combine your passions and share your reflections with a broader audience!

Submissions Due May 7th at 5pm

How it works:

  • We’ve got prizes!  The top three winners will each receive $250 of funding which can be utilized to support attendance at a health equity themed conference OR put toward supporting a health equity focused student group initiative.
  • Contestants should be prepared to present their submission at the Health Sciences Service Learning and Advocacy Summit on May 19th between 6-8 in the Rotunda.  Dinner will be provided.
  • Submissions must focus in some way on your personal engagements with health equity focused service learning, advocacy, or organizing.
  • Please be conscientious of patient or client confidentiality in your reflections.
  • Be creative! As long as you can figure out a way to share your reflection with us, we’re open to all forms of expression.

How to enter:

  • Fill out and submit the catalyst survey below by May 7th at 5pm:
  • Put the HSSLA Summit on your calendar.
  • Wait for notification from the Summit Subcommittee about the status of your entry.
  • If selected, plan to share your entry at the Summit.

Because being a future health professional doesn’t mean relinquishing your humanity, sense of justice, or creativity! 

Questions? Please email David Fernando at

Marcy Migdal Fund

The Marcy Migdal Fund supports exceptional students engaged in activities aimed at enhancing access to education for vulnerable students, either locally or throughout the world, and helping them succeed in their education. The Marcy Migdal Scholarship provides two cash awards of $1,000 each per academic year.


  • Application available: April 1, 2015
  • Application due: May 1, 2015
  • Notification: Applicants will be notified on or about May 15, 2015

More information →

Graduate Funding for International Students

When? Thursday, April 30, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Where? UW Seattle campus in the Allen Library Auditorium

This Graduate Funding Information Service workshop covers funding resources for international graduate students, including fellowships, scholarships, grants, and student employment opportunities to help finance tuition, research and travel. Representatives from Core Programs, Office of Fellowships and Awards, and International Student Services will also answer questions. It is suggested (but not required) that students bring a laptop/tablet to navigate along during the presentation.

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The School of Social Work Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for the Rickey Scholarship for autumn quarter 2015.  The deadline for submission May 1,, 2015.

Below is a link for the Rickey Fellowship.  This fellowship is  for the MSW students who will be in their Advanced Concentration (Day and EDP) beginning autumn quarter 2015.  I you have any questions, please feel free to direct your questions to

School of Social Work

Scholarship Committee

UW S.E.E.D Scholarship
Success, Education and Empowerment for all DREAMers

Applications for the UW S.E.E.D Scholarship Program are currently being accepted. Please submit all materials by May 1, 2015 by 5pm.
The S.E.E.D Scholarship aims to positively acknowledge the contributions of undocumented students enrolled at the University of Washington. This award recognizes UW students for their academic excellence, involvement in the community and demonstrated leadership. The award is open to all undocumented students who will be registered full-time enrolled students at the UW during the 2015-2016 academic year.

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