University of Washington is offering Scholarship Program for Undergraduate Research Studies in Social Sciences, Arts, and humanities, Washington, 2012 2013
Scholarship Program: Mary Gates Research Scholarship
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: Scholarship is open for U.S. citizens.
Employer: The Mary Gates Endowment scholarship program reserves the right to adjust funding to promote equity among awardees.
Level of study: This scholarship program is funding for undergraduate research studies.
Subject(s): Scholarship to research in the field of social sciences, arts, and humanities.
Duration: This scholarshipis for one academic year.
Number of awards: The number of awards for this scholarship program is unspecified.
Am I eligible? 1) Applicants must be matriculated UW undergraduate student’s registered full time (at least 12 credits) during the award period, pursuing a bachelor’s degree at the UW Bothell, Seattle or Tacoma campus. Candidates do not need to be U.S. citizens.
2) Previous Mary Gates Research Scholarship recipients are eligible to apply for a second award; however, reviewers will evaluate these applications using additional criteria.
How do I apply? Student can complete and submit application form online.
What does it cover? The scholarships are $4,000 and disburse in installments of $2,000 each over two quarters. Seniors applying in winter 2013 and graduating in spring 2013 may request to receive a one-quarter award totaling $2,000 for Spring quarter.
Scholarship Description: Mary Gates Research Scholarships are competitive scholarships intended to enhance the educational experiences of undergraduate students at the University of Washington while they are engaged in research guided by faculty. We hope that with research scholarships, students may focus more attention and time, deeping their inquiry into a discipline or project with a reduced financial burden.
Application closing date: The application deadline for this scholarship program is 19 October, 2012.