Scholarship & Fellowship Fair – this Thursday, Oct. 30, 10am-2pm, MGH

Undergraduate Scholarship & Fellowship Fair

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014


Mary Gates Hall Commons

This event is an opportunity for UW undergraduates and alumni to learn about and explore the variety of scholarships, fellowships, and other funded programs to consider for undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate years. Graduate students are also welcome to attend. Program representatives from over 30 UW, local and national organizations, agencies, departments, etc. will be tabling, as well as offering information sessions throughout the day. Please stop by anytime from 10am-2pm (and beyond)!

The list of participating programs is available at

Throughout the fair, several programs will also be offering more in-depth information sessions (all held in MGH 171):

National Institutes of Health – 10:30am

Marshall Scholarship Program – 11:30am

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship – 12:30pm

Rhodes Scholarships – 1:00pm

USAID Donald M. Payne Fellowship & Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowships – 2:30pm

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowship – 3:30pm

Please see for complete information session details and to RSVP for sessions.

Plan to stop by the Fair on Oct. 30!


AWIS is seeking nominations for two annual awards honoring local women

Seattle AWIS Seeking Nominations For Two Annual Awards

Seattle AWIS is seeking nominations for two annual awards, honoring the achievements of
local women in the field of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM):

1. 2015 Seattle AWIS Award for Scientific Advancement
Nominations are open to women with innovative contributions to a field of science, technology,
engineering, or math (STEM) whose work (in academia, industry or public sector) has
made significant scientific advances that have opened new avenues in a research field.

2. 2015 Seattle AWIS Award for Early Career Achievement
Nominations are open to women who have led their own research lab/research program
or division for less than 6 years in an academic, non-profit, public sector or industry setting,
and, while early in their career, show exceptional potential for leadership and innovation in her field.

We will honor both awardees at a banquet to be held in June 2015 that will be open to
both members and non-members. The awardees will be chosen by the Award
Committee after evaluation of all submitted nominations and approved by the Seattle
AWIS Board. If you would like to participate in the event planning for this award
or sponsor the award, please contact us at Award to get involved.

Please fill out the Award by
November 15th 2014, 6 PM PDT deadline.