Global Opportunities – study abroad scholarships

The GO! and Fritz Scholarships are open to UW undergraduates from all three campuses and offer awards of $2000 – $5000 to support study abroad. * The applications are online at * To apply for the GO!, students must be residents of WA state and eligible for Pell Grants or Husky Promise. * To apply for the Fritz, students must be declared social science or humanities majors with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA. The deadline for GO! and Fritz applications is Thursday, April 24 at 5pm. * Students studying abroad during summer, early fall, or fall 2014 should apply now. * Students studying abroad in winter or spring 2015 should apply at our next deadline in November. We’re offering information sessions and drop-in advising to answer student questions and provide application feedback. * Info sessions are Tuesday, 4/8 at 3:30pm in Schmitz 450 and Thursday, 4/17 at 3:30pm in ECC 308. * Advising is available at our drop-in hours: Tuesdays 3-5pm in MGH171, Wednesdays 10-11am in MGH171, and Thursdays 2-4pm in Schmitz 459. * Students are welcome to email> with questions. We invite all students interested in study abroad (and advisers too!) to our next Study Abroad Meet & Greet on Thursday, 4/17 from 4:30 – 5:30pm in ECC 308. * GO! and Fritz Scholars just back from their studies abroad will be there to talk about their experiences and answer questions. * Delicious international snacks will be served! Thanks for reading and for passing on this information. Attached are flyers for the GO! and Fritz Scholarships and the Study Abroad Meet & Greet. Please share this information, and email if you or your students have questions about these opportunities. Kind regards, Sara Stubbs and Eric Baldwin Global Opportunities Advisers pdf icon Global-Opportunities-flyer-spring14.pdf
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