Category Archives: Scholarships/Resources

Free beta testing MCAT prep tool with AdaptPrep

**This posting is shared to notify pre-health students of a FREE test prep resource (no credit card required for beta access). The UAA Pre-Health Advising team does not endorse one test prep company over any other. We encourage students to … Continue reading

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FLAS Fellowships award $7,500-$33,000 to UW students studying foreign languages (due 1/31/17)

Interested in studying a foreign language and learning about different cultures? FLAS Fellowships award $7,500-$33,000 to UW students studying foreign languages. (Available to current and incoming undergraduate, graduate and professional UW students who are U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents). … Continue reading

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2017 SHPEP applications are OPEN!

The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) application is now open!  Formerly SMDEP (Summer Medical and Dental Education Program), the program expanded for the Summer of 2017 to include a broader range of health professions beyond medicine and dentistry to … Continue reading

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Summer Biomedical Science Institute @ Duke University

SBSI at Duke is a free six-week (full tuition, housing and meals) summer residential experience for rising college sophomores and rising juniors designed to strengthen students’ skills by providing intensive science course work, critical thinking, problem solving and communication skills … Continue reading

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The Barry Goldwater Scholarship application is OPEN for students interested in research careers in any setting (academia, industry, etc.)

Sophomores and juniors engaged in research still have time to apply for the Goldwater Scholarship! The Goldwater Foundation seeks to attract outstanding students into research careers in any setting (academia, industry, etc.). Students engaged in research in fields of Chemistry, … Continue reading

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2017 Bonderman Travel Fellowship application

This fellowship offers University of Washington graduate/professional and undergraduate students (from the Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell campuses) an opportunity to engage in independent exploration and travel abroad. The first information session is Wednesday, 11/2, 12:30-1:30 pm in the Allen Auditorium, … Continue reading

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Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) application opens 11/1

SHPEP, formerly known as the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), expanded in 2016 to include a broader array of health professions. SHPEP is a free 6 week summer enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources … Continue reading

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Udall Scholarship For Native Americans and Alaska Natives pursuing health-related careers

The Udall Foundation offers a prestigious scholarship for undergraduate sophomores and juniors in any major seeking careers in: environmental fields, and American Indian and Alaska Native students seeking careers in Tribal Public Policy or Native Health Care. Applicants who are … Continue reading

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Saving Lives Through New PulsePoint App

When someone is suffering cardiac arrest, their chance of survival drops by about 10 percent every minute they go without CPR. This number becomes even more significant when you consider that it usually takes four to five minutes for the … Continue reading

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Mary Gates Scholarship info sessions in October

The Mary Gates Endowment for Students is currently accepting scholarship applications.  Mary Gates scholarships provide up to $5,000 ($2,500 per quarter for up to two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research/creative/scholarly activities.  These scholarships benefit students in the current academic … Continue reading

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University of Washington Alumni Association Multicultural Alumni Partnership 2016 Scholarship Application

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QMED workshop on paying for medical school

UW School of Medicine’s QMED (Queer Medical Student Association) is hosting the next U-PREP workshop focusing on paying for medical school and student wellness. When: Thursday, April 28, 6-7:30PM Where: T-553 (T-Wing of Health Sciences, 5th floor) Come join us … Continue reading

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Mortar Board Alumni/Tolo Foundation Scholarships

Mortar Board Alumni/Tolo Foundation is seeking qualified candidates to receive merit scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Foundation awards over $30,000 in total scholarships at UW each year. The program annually recognizes UW sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students … Continue reading

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Study abroad scholarships available now!

Applications for GO! & Fritz scholarships are now open! Access both applications online at http://expd.washington.edu/globalopportunities/global-opportunities.   There are two opportunities this week for students to learn more about submitting a competitive application and I’ve included details below. Also, students working on … Continue reading

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Three Scholarships to consider…

Class of 1962 Endowed Scholarship – new in 2016! The Class of 1962 Endowed Scholarship provides financial assistance to current undergraduate students at UW.  The donors to this endowment, members of the University of Washington Class of 1962, wish to … Continue reading

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