January 13, 2022

Friendly reminder that our Winter quarter scholarship applications are now open, please share this information with your student networks! The Mary Gates Endowment for Students scholarships are open to all UW undergraduate students, including all majors, and residency statuses (international students, and undocumented students are eligible to apply). Please visit our website for more information: https://expd.uw.edu/mge/


Mary Gates scholarships provide $5,000 ($2,500 per quarter for two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research activities. These scholarships benefit students in the current academic year, and connect students with a community of scholars and mentors.

Research Scholarship

Students engage in a research project to discover, articulate, and contribute their talents and ideas with the guidance of a faculty mentor.

Deadline: February 1, 2022

Application Workshop via zoom: (RSVP)

    • January 25, 4:00pm-5:00pm
    • January 27, 3:00pm-4:00pm

Leadership Scholarship

Students foster leadership development skills as they pursue a project or activity important to them and their community.

Deadline: January 25, 2022

Application Workshop via zoom: (RSVP

    • January 19, 4:00pm-5:00pm
    • January 21, 12:30pm-1:30pm

Information Sessions 

We offer weekly information sessions for students to learn more about the scholarships offered through Mary Gates Endowment. RSVP for a time that works best for you: Mary Gates Endowment For Students (uw.edu)


Schedule advising appointments for assistance with components of the scholarship application or general questions about the Mary Gates Endowment. Please visit our advising site: Advising | Mary Gates Endowment For Students (uw.edu)