Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

Winter 2015 Events

Photo by Marc StuderOur events - information sessions, workshops and larger fairs where we host a table - are an opportunity to learn about specific scholarships, gain valuable application tips and get your questions answered by our advising staff.

Left: Student Scholarship Advisor Farah Shahin answers questions during an internship fair.

We hope to see you at an event this quarter!


Mary Gates Endowment Scholars workshop
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Info Session: 12:00pm-1:00pm, UW1-103

With the support of a mentor and a Mary Gates Leadership, Research or Venture Scholarship, the Endowment hopes to help students develop and achieve their goals. Mary Gates Scholars are a community of active and accomplished students and alumni, many of whom have published professional papers, won prestigious national awards, and founded non-profit organizations.

Mary Gates Endowment Scholarships are worth $4,000 and paid in two quarterly installments.Visit the website for more information sessions at UWS and application workshops. Deadlines: Leadership: Monday, Jan. 26 & Research: Monday, Feb. 2

Introduction to Merit Scholarships
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Info Session: 1:30-2:30pm, UW1-103

This workshop will introduce you to various sites to search for scholarships, tips for being a successful scholarship applicant and strategies on how to be a compelling applicant. If you are a successful student, involved in extra-curricular activities, leadership, and/or research merit scholarships are a great way to fund your education or enhance your education here at UWB.

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Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

Student Success Center UW1-160