January 19, 2023

NOTE: The scholarship application is open for all majors and residency statuses (international students and undocumented students are eligible to apply).


Mary Gates scholarships provide $5,000 ($2,500 per quarter for two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research activities. The Mary Gates Endowment for Students supports University of Washington undergraduates to become independent learners and community leaders through research and leadership scholarships. We encourage students’ development of creative, courageous ideas and efforts.

Mary Gates 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, 2023

Mary Gates Leadership Scholarship:

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

Deadline: February 1, 2023

Details: https://expd.uw.edu/mge/apply/