The Mortar Board Alumni/Tolo Foundation is accepting applications from outstanding University of Washington students for the 2013-2014 Mortar Board Alumni/Tolo Foundation scholarships. Mortar Board is the oldest continuing national honor society of the University of Washington campus and recognizes outstanding scholarship, leadership, and service in senior college students. You do not need to be a member of Mortar Board to apply.
Please remind any eligible students that the 2013 Bonderman Fellowship is due in one week, on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 12 noon (PST).
See below for more information and let me know if you have any questions.
Dear Honors students,
We write to share an extraordinary opportunity for travel, discovery, and challenge. The 2013 Bonderman Travel Fellowship application is now available and we encourage you to consider applying.
Are you wondering…
* How to get event funding?
* What is the funding process & timeline?
* What types of items & event ideas are funded?
* How to create an effective event funding proposal?
* What information do I need to make a funding request?
SHOW ME THE MONEY!
a workshop on student event funding
including ASUW, GPSS, UW Alumni Association, Wells Fargo Fund, and more.
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Sea Mar Farm Worker ScholarshipSea Mar is awarding $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students of migrant* or seasonal farm worker families.** Students interested in attending a university, community college, or technical school are eligible to apply. Scholarship funds can be used for college-related expenses such as tuition, books, housing, food, etc.
WSOS Application Opens January 7
We are pleased to announce that the online application for the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship will be available Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. Click here to access the page that will link to the application.The scholarship helps low- and middle-income Washington State residents earn first bachelor’s degrees in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) and health care. The application period is Jan.
The Student Meeting Fund winter deadline has been extended to February 15. Please visit the Scholarships and Funding page: http://coenv.washington.edu/students_new/scholarships_funding.shtml for application information for all CoEnv opportunities.
The Tillman Military Scholars program provides scholarships for undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate degree students in all fields who are active or veteran servicemembers, or spouses of active or veteran servicemembers, from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. UW is now a partner university with this scholarship program, providing enhanced opportunities for our applicants and selected scholars.
Tillman Military Scholars Program
Applications due Feb.
The Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards will be offering upcoming sessions on searching for scholarships, writing personal statements, writing CVs/resumes, and getting great recommendations:
Freshman Scholarship 101: Getting Started in the Search for Scholarships
Specifically designed for freshmen and sophomores, this introductory workshop provides students with information to begin the scholarship search and to develop a competitive edge for merit-based scholarships.
The Mary Gates Endowment for Students is currently accepting scholarship applications. Mary Gates scholarships provide $4,000 ($2,000 per quarter for two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research projects. These scholarships benefit students in the current academic year, and are open to all UW undergraduate students regardless of class year, major or residency status. Deadlines are coming up soon, so begin the application process and attend an information session and application workshop.
UW Environmental Innovation Challenge – Prototype Funding
Due Sunday, Dec 16:
We have $25,000 available for prototype funding which has been provided by the UW College of Engineering. You can use this funding for purchasing materials to build your prototype, renting equipment, purchasing safety equipment, and hiring short-term work beyond your team’s capacity. We prefer to see requests between $500 and $1,500 but will consider both smaller and larger amounts.