Monday, November 16, 2015

UWRA Scholarships & Fellowships in Aging

Up to four scholarships of $4,000 each will be awarded to UW students studying toward a career in aging-related research or provision of services to older adults.

Who is eligible:
  • Currently enrolled UW undergraduate, graduate or professional students with a career emphasis on aging, regardless of major. Applicants should have completed the first year of their programs before applying
  • UW Bothell, Seattle, and Tacoma students are welcome to apply
  • International and HB1079 students are welcome to apply
What to submit:
Evaluation criteria:
  • Demonstrated experience in and commitment to paid or volunteer work benefiting older adults
  • Academic performance
  • Communication skills
  • Financial need (as determined by the FAFSA)
Deadline for online receipt of all application materials is 3:00 p.m., Thursday January 28, 2016
Graduate students: The UWRA also sponsors a Fellowship in Aging. For information and application, contact the Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards at