UW Women's Center

2016 Anti-Human Trafficking Conference featured in The Daily

Johnna White, program operations manager for the Women’s Center, and our Director Sutapa Basu were featured in this Daily News article. This article focused on the Women’s Center 2016 Anti-Human Trafficking Conference, happening this weekend!  Check it and click here to read about it.

Making Connections Naomi Zemeadim gets the spotlight in the UW Daily!

The UW newspaper The Daily highlighted the Women’s Center programs – from Making Connections to Alene Moris National Education for Women’s Leadership program. The article also put the spotlight on a current UW freshman, Naomi Zemeadim! She is a participant of the MC program and one of the many ways the Women’s Center is making a difference.

New Scholarship Deadline

2016/2017 Meena Vashee Endowed Scholarship Application This scholarship is for undergraduate students. Applications are now due on May 31, 2016. Click to download 2016-2017 Meena Vashee Scholarship Application. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic merit and financial need. The University’s Office of Student Financial Aid will determine financial need. Candidates for the

Meena Vashee Endowed Scholarship Applications are now available!

Are you a UW undergrad looking for scholarship opportunities? The Women’s Center is receiving applications for the Meena Vashee Endowed Scholarship for Undergraduates. This scholarship provides $2,000 per year to an individual who is a survivor of domestic violence or a child of a survivor. Students must be a current UW undergraduate. Apply today by

Seeking a AmeriCorps Member for STEM Enrichment Coordinator position!

The UW Women’s Center is now hiring! We are looking for an AmeriCorps member to fill our STEM Enrichment Coordinator position in the Making Connections program. The position is full time and begins September 1st, 2016. This is a great opportunity to help the next generation of girls grow and succeed. Click here to apply today or

Start Smart 2016 Workshop

The UW Women’s Center presents: April 12, 2016 Tuesday 3:30pm -5:30pm UW Seattle – Ethnic Cultural Center close the pay gap, one workshop at a time. Start Smart workshops are specifically designed for college students about to enter the job market. By using the skills taught in this workshop, you are prepared to: Negotiate your

Marcy Migdal Scholarship – Apply Now!

The Marcy Migdal Fund supports exceptional students engaged in activities aimed at enhancing access to education for vulnerable students, either locally or throughout the world, and helping them succeed in their education. The Marcy Migdal Scholarship provides two cash awards of $1,000 each per academic year. Marcy Migdal was known throughout Washington State as a

2016 – 2017 Meena Vashee Endowed Scholarship Application

Now accepting applications for 2016/2017 Meena Vashee Endowed Scholarship Application! This scholarship is for undergraduate students. Applications are due on May 31, 2016. Click to download 2016-2017 Meena Vashee Scholarship Application. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to undergraduate students who are survivors of domestic violence or are the children of domestic violence survivors.

Check out our 2016 Human Trafficking Facebook Page

Tell your friends about our 2016 Human Trafficking Conference event by adding us on Facebook. Don’t forget to click “Attending” on the Facebook event.

King County proclaims March “Women’s History Month”

March 7, 2016 Celebrating their strength: King County proclaims March “Women’s History Month” Recognizing and honoring women for their countless contributions to community, government and nation  From fighting for the right to vote, to pay equity, to basic human rights, women of every race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic background have and continue to make historic contributions

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