Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment

Southeast Asians Overcoming Adversity & Rising

2014 Application Now Closed

Event Date

2014 Date: Thursday, October 30th

Target Group

Underrepresented High School Southeast Asian Americans. Priority consideration will be given first to students with ethnic heritage from Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. Priority will be given to high school juniors and seniors.


Southeast Asians Overcoming Adversity & Rising (SOAR) is a one-day conference hosted by the University of Washington Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity’s Recruitment and Outreach Division to encourage students to pursue higher education. Students will get the opportunity to learn about admissions process, work on their application for the UW, meet and interact with UW students and staff, and experience the UW Campus.



Application Deadline


Additional Information

  • An updated copy of  your transcript (unofficial ok)  is required as part of your application.
  • Be sure to look into this great scholarship opportunity! – Gates Millennium Scholarship
  • Conference priority will be given to high school juniors and seniors


Muhamedarifeine Manhsour

Admissions Counselor
Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment
Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

1410 NE Campus Parkway
Box 355845 Seattle, WA 98195-5845