Category Archives: Awards

Husky Seed Fund Applications Now Open

The Husky Seed Fund is an award that brings to life innovative ideas by students that are inclusive, impactful, and inventive to the UW. The fund launched as a pilot program for students on the Seattle campus in 2016 and … Continue reading

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Applications Open Now!: Building A Movement Labor Internship and Scholarships/Fellowships

The Building A Movement (BAM) Labor Internship is a paid internship program that connects undergraduate students at the University of Washington with the local labor movement, through partnerships with community organizations engaged with this work on a variety of levels. Students who are invested … Continue reading

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Labor Scholarships and Fellowships

Are you an undergrad passionate about social justice? A busy activist building a student group or union campaign? You are in luck! Each year, the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies awards over $50,000 in scholarships at the University of … Continue reading

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Friday Scholarship Workshops

Every Friday at 1:30pm for the first 9 weeks of the quarter, the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards is hosting a scholarship workshop or focused information session for students. This quarter students will hear from representatives from the … Continue reading

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Welcome to the New Year!

Happy new year and welcome back! We’re excited to get in the swing of things again and are here for anything you may need: registering for classes, applying to be a new Sociology major, or answering questions rolling around in … Continue reading

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Scholarship Opportunity! Corbett British Columbia-Washington International Exchange Program

The Canadian Studies Center has a generous award for UW undergraduates – from any field – to study in British Columbia. The Corbett British Columbia-Washington International Exchange Program is a remarkable opportunity for undergraduate students from Washington state to spend an academic … Continue reading

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Travel the World with the Bonderman Fellowship

Where would you go if you had eight months to travel solo? Which two continents and six countries would you visit? What experiences would you seek out? How might you be transformed? Each year a handful of lucky University of … Continue reading

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Nominate Your Favorite Professor/Instructor for a Distinguished Teaching Award

Have you taken a sociology class and been blow away by your professor? Or perhaps one of our instructors has been vital to your time here at UW and has helped you understand the world better? If so, consider nominating … Continue reading

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Scholarship Alerts!

Graduate School 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 … Continue reading

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The Albert W. Black Undergraduate Community Service Award – Applications Now Open!

Are you a graduating senior with a deep commitment to community service? Then consider applying for the Albert W. Black Undergraduate Community Service Internship Award! A great many Sociology undergraduate students believe strongly in the importance of Community Service and … Continue reading

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