Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

UWB Award Recipients

We’re proud to recognize the following UWB recipients of merit-based scholarships, fellowships and awards. Congratulations!

2013-2014 Academic Year

Leadership

  • Carly Peterson, Madison Fellowship
    Class of 2014, IAS
    Fellowship given to just one recipient from each state, recognizing promising and distinguished teachers
  • Bren Hammond, Mary Gates Leadership Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Nursing
    Project: "Empowering Future Diverse Nursing Students"
  • Aspasea McKenna, Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Grant
    Class of 2013, Business
    Placement: Indonesia
  • Teresa Polendo, Zonta International Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Society Ethics and Human Behavior
  • Hillary Sanders, Association for Women in Communications Scholarship
    Class of 2016, Global Studies, Media and Communication Studies

  • Tabitha Schliesman, Japanese Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme
    Class of 2014, Community Psychology
    Placement: Takamatsu Prefecture, Shikoku, Japan
  • Jessica Velasquez, Leadership 1000 Scholarship
    Class of 2016, Society Ethics and Human Behavior

Research

  • Tyler Bannon, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Electrical Engineering
    Project: "Development of low power consuming flexible large-area OLED with enhanced light extraction efficiency"
  • Colin Feng, UW Bothell Founder’s Fellow Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Biology
    Project: "Analyzing Genotype Frequencies in an Evolved Syntrophic Co-culture"
  • Tiarra Fentress, UW Libraries Research Award for Undergraduates
    Class of 2015, American and Ethnic Studies
    Project: "Retention of African American Women in Higher Education: Dismantling Accommodations through Sustainable Empowering Pedagogy"
  • Taylor Frazier, UW Bothell Founder’s Fellow Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Law, Economics and Public Policy
    Project: "Kindering: A Program Model of Successful Development for Children with Disabilities"
  • Brendan Korb, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Biology
    Project: "Myeloid Leukemia Cells"
  • Dan Lombardo, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Biology
    Project: "Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of a Seasonal Wetland Crow Roost"
  • Jessica Manfredi, Mary Gates Research Scholarship, Leadership Alliance Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
    Placement: Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    Class of 2014, Global Studies; Law, Economics and Public Policy
    Project:"Feminization of Brain-Drain: (Re) formulating Gender Identities of Mexican and Caribbean Migrant Women"
  • Jenia Ostrovskaya, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Biology
    Project: "Planarians Do Not Require Light Stimulus for Functional Regeneration of Photoreceptors"
  • Keith Rawson, UW Bothell Founder’s Fellow Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Computer Science and Software Engineering
    Project: "Characterization of Co-evolution, Adaptation and Diversification in a Model Microbial Mutualism: Computational Approaches to Discover Genome  Dynamics"
  • Anthony Stillman, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Biology
    Project: "Healthcare Teams in the Wake of Disruptions"
  • Brooke Sullateskee, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Community Psychology
    Project: "Listen to the Youth: Understanding the Medical Care Needs of High Risk Youth"
  • Jiansheng (Jarvis) Xu, Mary Gates Research Scholarship, UW Bothell Founder’s Fellow Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Business Administration
    Project: "When Things Go Wrong for Teams: Studying Team Disruptions"

Study Abroad

  • Jamie Clark, UW Bothell Study Abroad Scholarship
    Class of 2017, CUSP
    Program: Globalization and the Societies of Southeast Asia
     
  • Damian Kashfia, Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Global Studies
    Program: Bogazici University Exchange
     
  • Luis Olazabal, GO! Scholarship
    Class of 2016, Media and Communications
    Program: Spanish Cadiz
  • Kimberlye Parker, Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
    Class of 2016, Global Studies
    Program: CIEE Communications, Business, and Political Economy Program in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Matthew Rice, UW Bothell Study Abroad Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Global Studies
    Program: Honors Exchange with University of Maastricht
  • Shada Shomali, UW Bothell Study Abroad Scholarship
    Class of 2016, CUSP
    Program: CHID San Sebastián: The Basques and the "Glocal"
  • Kenneth Vallester, UW Bothell Study Abroad Scholarship
    Class of 2016, CUSP
    Program: Globalization and the Societies of Southeast Asia
  • Eleanor Wort, UW Bothell Study Abroad Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Computer Systems and Software
    Program: CHID San Sebastián: The Basques and the "Glocal"

UWB General Scholarship Winners

Contact Us

Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

Student Success Center UW1-160
425.352.3261
meritscholarships@uwb.edu

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