Truman Scholarship: Juniors…Do you have an issue that drives you to learn, volunteer, advocate, teach and lead? Apply for the Truman Scholarship! The Truman Scholarship is looking to support future change-makers. Students interested in and dedicated to issues like social justice, climate-action, fiscal policy, education, social welfare, law, population health, politics (any), and more should apply for this $30,000 leadership scholarship toward graduate education. The scholarship is open to U.S. citizen undergraduates who are graduating between December 2020 and August 2021. Contact Emily Smith firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested in applying. To apply for nomination for the Truman award online, visit https://expo.uw.edu/expo/apply/563. The deadline is November 3, 2019.
Yenching Academy: A funded graduate degree program at Peking University in China. The program is open to students in all fields. Chinese language skills are not required since classes are taught in English. For more information and to apply visit this website; feel free to contact Robin Chang (email@example.com) with additional questions. The UW deadline to apply for nomination is November 5, 2019.
Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellowship: An opportunity for a one-year paid research assistant position at this Washington D.C. think tank researching international affairs-related topics. Various research projects are available. Contact Robin Chang (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you’re interested in applying. Campus application & details available at https://expd.uw.edu/expo/scholarships/carnegie. An information session will be held on Tuesday, October 22 at 5:30pm, both in Mary Gates Hall, Room 171 or online. The UW deadline to apply for nomination November 25, 2019.
Critical Language Scholarships: A summer study abroad opportunity for American college and university students to learn languages essential to America’s engagement with the world. Contact Emily Smith email@example.com (undergrads) or Michelle Sutton (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you’re interested in applying! An information session will be held on Wednesday, October 30 at 4:00pm in Mary Gates Hall, Room 171. RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/728. The deadline to apply is November 19, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. (EST).
Boren Scholarships & Fellowships: Fund undergraduates and graduate students to study languages abroad in world regions critical to US interests. There is an information session on Wednesday, October 30 at 4:00pm, both in Mary Gates Hall, Room 171 or online. RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/728 to attend the session in-person. The UW deadlines for this scholarship are in January.
To learn about more scholarships, information sessions, and upcoming fall deadlines visit the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowship, & Awards website.