Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

Summer 2014 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!

Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

Introduction to Scholarships Workshop

Wednesday, July 23, 2:30-3:30pm, UW1-103
Tuesday, August 19, 3:00-4:00pm, UW1-103

Are you curious about scholarship opportunities to help you study abroad, do research, or develop your leadership skills? Could you use some tips on how to increase your chances of receiving an award? This workshop will introduce students to scholarship search resources and provide tips for becoming a competitive applicant.

Note: If you're unable to attend one of the sessions, you can watch a condensed online version of "Introduction to Scholarships" and follow along with the handout.

Personal Statement Writing Workshop

Tuesday, July 29, 2:00-3:00pm, UW1-103
Monday, August 18, 2:00-3:00pm, UW1-103

Are you preparing applications for scholarships, graduate school or other academic programs? Join us to learn the practical tools needed for writing effective personal statements.

Event Suggestions

If you have suggestions for what to include in future programming, please send us an email.

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Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

Student Success Center UW1-160