OMA&D Academic Counseling Services

Morris and Stewart Udall Scholarships

The Morris and Stewart Udall Foundation expects to award 50 scholarships of up to $5000 and 50 honorable mentions to sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care.

Scholarships are offered in any of three categories:

  • To students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, economics, and other related fields; or
  • To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy, including fields related to tribal sovereignty, tribal governance, tribal law, Native American education, Native American justice, natural resource management, cultural preservation and revitalization, Native American economic development, and other areas affecting Native American communities; or
  • To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care, including health care administration, social work, medicine, dentistry, counseling, and research into health conditions affecting Native American communities, and other related fields

All candidates must be nominated by their college or university.The Foundation will not solicit or accept applications directly from candidates.

The upcoming Udall information session will provide students with essential information needed to determine interest, eligibility and suitability for these competitive scholarship programs.

The next is scheduled in 171 Mary Gates Hall Team Room on: 11/28/12 from 3.00-3:50 p.m. in 171 Mary Gates Hall.

DEADLINES:

  • Students should work to get applications into the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards for the priority campus deadline of Thursday, November 15, by 11:45 p.m.
  • The final campus deadline for the Udall is Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 by 11:45 pm.

Questions about the scholarship can be directed to the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards in person by visiting 171 Mary Gates Hall, or by email to mpitre@uw.edu.

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