Announcing two research funding opportunities. These two opportunities share a common application with a deadline of May 30 with funding starting next academic year. Please share widely.
Washington Research Foundation Fellowships
Washington Research Foundation Fellowships (WRFF) for advanced undergraduates support promising students who work on creative and sophisticated science and engineering research projects under the guidance of UW faculty. WRFFs target undergraduates who have already participated in undergraduate research for at least three quarters and who are working beyond an introductory level in a project that requires creativity and advanced knowledge.
Fulbright U.S. Student Program – UW Information Sessions
Are you currently a junior, senior, graduate or professional student or a recent bachelor’s, master’s or JD graduate looking for a fully-funded abroad experience during the 2015-16 academic year? Consider the Fulbright U.S. Student Program (http://us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html). This program is designed to give students, artists, and other professionals opportunities to pursue research, graduate study or English teaching experience in over 155 nations worldwide.
THE TRAIL BLAZERS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Offered in 2014 in honor of Vic Cohrs and Jamie VanEtten
The Trail Blazers is a volunteer organization that contributes its time, energy and knowledge toward helping the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. Members participate in a variety of studies, conservation and wilderness protection activities, camp cleanups, stream restoration and trail maintenance, but the fish stocking and surveying activities have given the Trail Blazers their focus that has endured since 1933.
The Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards website lists upcoming Scholarships within the next 30 days from our database. This is a good resource for students to keep their eye on in that it changes each day – subtracting scholarships at the beginning of the list and/or adding scholarships at the end. http://expd.washington.edu/scholarships/search/upcoming-scholarships.html
Class of 1957 Scholar Award
DEADLINE: Friday, April 11, 2014, 11:45 p.m.
Due to your strong academic record, you have been identified as a potential applicant to the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program at the University of Washington. IF you meet the eligibility requirements, we encourage you to consider applying for the program!
The McNair Scholars Program, which prepares students for doctoral study, is a federal TRiO program funded through a grant from the U.S.
MUST Apply via HuskyJobs: www.huskyjobs.washington.edu/employers
Job ID#: 77486 Closes On: 4 April 2014
Salary: Based on standard UW rates determined by student standing.
The College of the Environment is seeking a Teaching Assistant for the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of Washington (DDCSP@UW) “Classroom in the Field.” The program is housed at the University of Washington, but draws undergraduate students from across the nation.
The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (SAFS) is pleased to announce the availability of undergraduate scholarships. Available scholarships may be used for tuition, books, lab fees, or other academic expenses. Scholarships will be awarded for disbursement beginning in Autumn Quarter 2014 unless requested otherwise. Students receiving financial aid should contact the UW Financial Aid Office regarding how winning a scholarship might affect their award.
College of the Environment Scholarships
The College of the Environment is pleased to announce the availability of student scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.
This announcement is also located at: http://coenv.washington.edu/students_new/college_scholarships.shtml#campbell
Deadline: April 9, 2014
COLLEGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is made possible by the generosity of donors. The scholarship was created to support both undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in the College of the Environment.
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 goglobal.uw.edu.
· 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.
Tillman Military Scholars Program
Applications due March 6!
The mission of the Pat Tillman Foundation is to invest in military veterans and their spouses through educational scholarships; building a diverse community of leaders committed to service to others. This is accomplished with the Tillman Military Scholars (TMS) program which purpose is to identify high-impact active or veteran servicemembers and their spouses and invest in their higher education, covering the needs left unpaid for by the GI Bill and other government support.