This program provides:
- 9K academic scholarship
- mandatory paid (6k) summer 2014 internship experience
- be a U.S. Citizen
- Have a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
- Been enrolled full-time in a STEM discipline at a U.S. or U.S. Territory accredited institution
- Be a rising undergraduate sophomore or junior. Current undergraduate juniors are not eligible for a scholarship unless they expect to complete their undergraduate degree in Spring 2015 or later. Students who have less than two years left of full time study will not be eligible for a scholarship.
- The NASA MUREP Scholarship is a competitive scholarship opportunity that focuses on undeserved and underrepresented students in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) disciplines, thereby addressing the critical shortage of qualified STEM professionals that the nation is facing.
Deadline to apply is August 23rd
- Go to http://intern.nasa.gov and log in to OSSI
- Click on the “my applications” tab and then the “scholarships” tab
- Complete or update your scholarship application
Awards will be made September 9th – 13th. Official scholarship start date is September 30th.
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These positions provide support services for Undergraduate Academic Advising (UAA) and the Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity (OMAD).
Please see below for information regarding the position. If you are interested, please send your cover letter and resume to UAAadmin@uw.edu.
Help undergraduate students navigate the complexities of University of Washington life.
• Staff the front desk of the Center for Undergraduate Advising, Diversity and Student Success, responding to all in-person and phone inquiries.
• Help fellow students understand administrative processes.
• Work closely with 30 academic advisers in scheduling appointments, troubleshooting, special projects, etc.
• Make appropriate referrals. Be familiar with all University of Washington undergraduate academic programs/support services.
• Have a proactive understanding of College and University rules and regulations affecting a student’s progress toward a degree.
• Contribute to First Year Program’s efforts in welcoming new students and assisting them with the registration process.
• Assist in maintaining an accurate filing system for all pre-majors in the college of Arts and Sciences.
• Work as a member of a team in keeping the workspace clean and organized.
• Special projects, as necessary (event planning, data base maintenance, publications, etc.)
• Must be current UW undergraduate and have attended at least THREE quarters at the UW prior to start date and is eligible for work study.
• Utilize strong interpersonal communication and public speaking skills.
• Experience in leadership, advising and/or related activities (Freshman Interest Group Peer Instructor, Summer Peer Adviser/Orientation Leader, student groups, residential life, etc.)
• Demonstrated ability to work with diverse population of student co-workers.
• Possess a demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
IV. Time Commitment and Salary
• 10-15 hours a week, including some weekday evenings until 6:00pm.
• Positions begin September 16th 2013.
• THIS JOB POSTING CLOSES ON August 1st AT 5:00 PM. INTERVIEWS WILL TAKE PLACE ON August 12 – 14.
Are you planning to study abroad during the spring of 2014 or later? Are you a Federal Pell Grant recipient? Do you want help covering the costs of your study abroad program?
If you answered yes to all three of the above questions, you should come to the Gilman Scholarship Workshop!
Every year, the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship is awarded to hundreds of undergraduate students who want to study abroad but have limited financial means. You could be one of those students – all you have to do is apply. The next application cycle ends October 1, so if you’re interested, now is the perfect time to start planning.
To learn more, come to the Gilman Scholarship Workshop on Wednesday, June 5th, from 1:30-2:30 in MGH 171. At the workshop, you will:
- read and analyze sample essays
- begin working on your own application
- learn money-saving travel tricks
- talk to a past recipient about her experience
The workshop will be led by Celia Gurney, a UW junior who studied in northern Brazil this past fall.
Announcement Poster 2013
You are in class about 15 hours a week. But what do you do with the rest of your time? What inspires you? How has the UW changed you? What have you discovered about yourself, Seattle and the world?
Make a video that tells your story. Then, enter it in the My Husky Story video contest to win up to $1,500, $1,000 or $500. A panel of judges will award $1,500 to the first place winner and $1,000 to the runner up. The student video with the most likes on Facebook will win $500.
Videos must be submitted by May 14. The semi-finalists will be posted by May 21. And the winners will be announced on May 28. Details are at facebook.com/MyHuskyStory
Winning and selected videos will appear on UW websites and UWTV to promote student life at the UW. The contest, sponsored by the UW Provost’s Office, is open to UW undergrads and grad students from all three campuses.
The Stroum Jewish Studies Program is pleased to offer three (3) merit-based Travel Grant opportunities ($1,750 each) to currently enrolled University of Washington Undergraduate students who plan to study abroad at an institution of higher learning or approved study-abroad program during summer 2013 and/or the 2013/2014 academic year as part of their coursework or research in Jewish studies. Students do not need to be Jewish Studies majors or minors to apply.
Travel Grant award recipients are asked to contribute one blog post about their travel experiences to submit for publication on StroumJewishStudies.org.
To apply, please submit the following to the Catalyst dropbox here (UW NetID required):
- A cover sheet with name, student number, phone number, postal and email addresses.
- A 1-2 page description of how studying abroad will enhance your program of study and help you achieve your goals
- Transcript (unofficial accepted)
- One letter of recommendation from a UW professor on letterhead with original signature.
Deadline to apply is Monday, April 15th at 5 pm. Award decisions will be made by early May.
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Named for one of Seattle’s foremost civic leaders, the Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award recognizes individual students who have demonstrated a strong commitment to public service, provided outstanding leadership in the community, and who are committed to continued creative civic participation. The Carlson Student Leadership Award recipient will receive $2500 and be honored at the annual Spring Celebration on May 7, 2013. To be eligible for the Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award, candidates must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the University of Washington during the current academic year and working toward their first baccalaureate degree. The Award is open to students from all three University of Washington campuses.
Deadline and Application Instructions
The application deadline for the 2013 Edward E. Carlson Student Leadership Award is Tuesday, April 2nd. Details about eligibility and complete application instructions can be found on the Carlson Center’s website:
If you would like to nominate a student for the award, please contact Rachel Vaughn directly 206.685.2705 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, March 15th. The student will be contacted by the Carlson Center and invited to apply for the award.
Deadline: February 22nd 2013
The Helping Hand Scholarship is awarded by the Alpha Rho Alumni Association of Theta Chi Fraternity, Inc. to select outstanding male students at the University of Washington. The scholarship’s purpose is to lend a Helping Hand in the form of a scholarship to undergraduates who demonstrate outstanding personal, philanthropic and academic achievement; and to promote such achievement in the future.
Who can Apply: We accept applications from all male undergraduates at the University of Washington.
Award: A $500 Scholarship will awarded to 2 recipients.
UW Theta Chi Helping Hand Scholarship
Alpha Rho Letter of Recommendation
For additional information, please contact:
Attn: Matthew Gillis, Theta Chi Fraternity
Applications due Feb. 15! UW information sessions Jan. 16, 17, 22!
The mission of the Pat Tillman Foundation is to invest in military veterans and their spouses through educational scholarships; building a diverse community of leaders committed to service to others. This is accomplished with the Tillman Military Scholars (TMS) program which purpose is to identify high-impact active or veteran servicemembers and their spouses and invest in their higher education, covering the needs left unpaid for by the GI Bill and other government support. The scholarship funds awarded are just a portion of the TMS experience which also focuses on guiding an engaged community and providing essential resources that empower Scholars to serve and lead in their local communities and ease the transition from military to civilian life.
In 2013, the Pat Tillman Foundation will provide over $1 million in funding to the 60 members of the 5th class of Tillman Military Scholars. The Tillman Military Scholars application will open on Monday, January 14. The deadline for applications is 11:59:59 PM PST on Friday, February 15.
UW information sessions:
- Veteran and active duty military servicemembers
- Of both pre- and post-9/11 service
- From all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard, including service in the National Guard and Reserve
- Spouses of active or veteran servicemembers
- Including surviving spouses
- Servicemember or spouse seeking assistance to pursue an undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate degree as a full-time student at a public or private, 4-year U.S.-based accredited institution
Please see http://www.pattillmanfoundation.org/tillman-military-scholars/ for complete details and online application.
UW is a TMS University Partner. Information for UW applicants is at http://expd.washington.edu/scholarships/search/search-results.html?page_stub=tillman. Several UW advisers are available to assist students in applying for the Tillman Scholarship:
UW contacts for application assistance:
UW-Seattle & Tacoma Undergraduate applicants:
Robin Chang, Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards
171 Mary Gates Hall, 206-543-2603
UW-Seattle & Tacoma Graduate applicants:
Helene Obradovich or Marilyn Gray
Graduate School Office of Fellowships & Awards
G-1 Communications, 206-543-7152
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Global Initiatives & Merit Scholarships
UW Veterans Services Contacts:
Tim Wold, Director, Veterans Center
520 Schmitz Hall, 206-685-2065
Manager, Veterans Services & Disability Resources for Students
Financial Aid/Veterans Affairs Advisor
MAT 206, 253-692-5721
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