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October 12, 2016

Harry Truman Scholarship

The UW has the opportunity to nominate 4 current junior level or third year undergraduates to be considered for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship. We need your help in encouraging student leaders and change-makers to apply.    This competitive award is up to $30,000 to be used for Graduate School. To be eligible students should:  Be

GSBA Scholarship applications are now available!

On this day, we are proud to announce that GSBA Scholarship applications are now available.   The GSBA Scholarship Fund awards educational scholarships to LGBTQ and allied students who exhibit leadership potential, demonstrate strong academic abilities, and are actively involved in school and community organizations. . Students should be enrolled in community colleges, four-year public or

Homeland Security Scholarship- Undergrads and Grad Students

The Lint Center for National Security Studies invites undergraduate and graduate students pursuing their education in majors related to homeland security (i.e. criminal justice/criminology, government, intelligence, etc.) to apply for scholarships.  Awards will be made in amounts ranging from $500 – $1500.  The completion of one application will qualify a student for multiple scholarships.  

October 5, 2016

Scholarship Workshops

October Workshops: All workshops in MGH Suite 171. Date Title Description Time October 12 Scholarships 101 Introduction to searching and applying to scholarships 4:00 p.m. October 18 Getting Great Recommendation Letters We’ll talk about letters, how to ask for them and how to follow up. 12:00 p.m. October 19 Scholarships 201 We’ll discuss scholarship opportunities


The UW campus application for students interested in seeking nomination for the Goldwater Scholarship is now available! Brief details are included here, and further information and application instructions are at Please find a flyer attached as well.  In 2016-17, UW’s Thomas Sedlock Icon Scholarship will also be awarded in connection with UW’s Goldwater Scholarship

September 19, 2016

Soroptimist : Live Your Dream Award

Each year we have a financial award of $1,500 that we provide to a woman in need who is furthering her education. One great part about this program is that the $1,500 amount is a local award and the winner is then eligible for possible regional and international level awards that increase in amount.  The application

August 31, 2016

Gilman Scholarship application is now open

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship application is now open.  This scholarship was created by the US Department of State to increase access to study or internships  abroad for students of high financial need.    To be eligible for this award, students must be receiving a Pell grant as part of their financial aid package at the time