[Acmsmajors] Extended Deadline for Morris K. Udall Scholarship for
the Environment (fwd)
miller at math.washington.edu
Thu Dec 7 09:57:03 PST 2006
Extended campus deadline for the Udall Scholarship
Campus Deadline: Monday, January 8, 2007
National Deadline: Tuesday, March 6, 2007
We are extending the deadline for the Morris K. Udall Scholarship to Monday, January 8, 2007 at 5:00 p.m. Campus application materials and additional information can be found at the following URL. Follow the link to 'Procedures,' https://www.washington.edu/students/ugrad/scholar/national/udall/index.shtml
The Udall Foundation seeks future leaders across a wide spectrum of environmental fields, including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, and economics. The Foundation also seeks future Native American and Alaska Native leaders in public and community health care, tribal government, and public policy affecting Native American communities, including land and resource management, economic development, and education.
In 2007, the Foundation expects to award 80 scholarships of up to $5,000 and 50 honorable mentions on the basis of merit to sophomore and junior level college students. Scholarships are offered in any of three categories:
*To students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; or
*To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or
*To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care.
To be considered for nomination as a Udall Scholar, a student must:
*Be a matriculated sophomore or junior pursuing a degree at an accredited institution of higher education at the time of nomination. "Sophomore" is defined as a student who plans two more years of full-time undergraduate study beginning the next academic year. "Junior" is defined as a student who plans one more years of full-time academic study beginning the next academic year.
*Have a college grade-point average of at least "B" (or the equivalent) and be in the upper fourth of his or her class.
*Be a United States citizen, a permanent resident alien, or in the case of nominees from American Samoa or the commonwealth of the Mariana Islands, a Unites States national.
Director, Undergraduate Scholarship Office
University of Washington
120 Mary Gates Hall, Box 352803
Seattle WA 98195-2803
206-221-6059 FAX: 206-616-4389
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