January 5, 2024

Edited to Engineering or related.

Opportunities and upcoming events that might interest you and to remind you that OMSFA advisors are available to support your application process! Be sure to book an appointment! Happy New Year to all!



Spring term 2024 course applications for classes at Friday Harbor Labs are now live!

  • Friday Harbor Labs offers a unique classroom setting to tackle advanced marine science coursework and allow students to learn new research techniques and field skills. Spring course applications can be found here

Deadline: Open – accepting rolling applications. Any questions? Contact Fiona Curliss at fhlstudents@uw.edu.

The GSBA Scholarship Fund

  • The GSBA supports students who exhibit leadership potential and strong academic abilities and are actively involved in school and community organizations. To receive a GSBA Scholarship, you must be a Washington State resident. Preference is given to students who identify as LGBTQ+, are members of LGBTQ+ families, or are cisgender/straight allies who have demonstrated active support of the LGBTQ+ community. We do consider applicants pursuing graduate degrees. These applicants must have been a GSBA Scholar while working towards an undergraduate degree, graduated with a cumulative GPA of 3.0+, and are pursuing a graduate degree in alignment with the GSBA Mission.

Deadline: Friday, January 5th, 2024, 5:00 p.m. PST. The application is available on the website.

NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Programs

  • This Opportunity is for current sophomores in NOAA-related disciplines (including social sciences and science education)
  • NOAA provides research experiences through a 10-week summer internship.
  • Financial support for conference attendance, & professional development.

Deadline: Wednesday, January 31st, 2024. For more information on how to apply, visit

Tillman Scholar Program 2024

  • The Pat Tillman Foundation identifies remarkable military service members, veterans and spouses, empowering them with academic scholarships, lifelong leadership development opportunities and a diverse, global community of high-performing mentors and peers. These scholars are making an impact as they lead through action in the fields of healthcare, business, public service, STEM, education and the humanities.
  • Join an info session to learn more about the Pat Tillman Foundation and Fellowship.

Deadline: Thursday, February 1st, 2024. Apply here to be a Tillman Scholar.



Scholarship Search Party – January highlights: Getting started with Mary Gates Scholarships

  • Information session, converse, brainstorming, for Mary Gates.

Monday, January 8th, 2024| 3:30 – 5 p.m. | In-person | Register here >  

Gilman Scholarship Information Sessions and Application Workshops

  • The Gilman Scholarship program offers study abroad scholarships to US citizen undergraduates eligible for Pell Grants.
  • Learn about the program, the application process, and how to write a compelling statement.

Tuesday, February 6th  | 4-5 p.m. | Zoom| Register here >  

Wednesday, February 7th  | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | MGH 171| Register here >  

Thursday, February 29th  | 2-4 p.m. | MGH 171| Register here >  

Deadline: Thursday, March 7th, 2024. Apply here.

UW ECE note: IIE manages more than 200 programs with participants from more than 180 countries. In the last year alone, more than 29,000 people participated in IIE managed programs. Use their program finder to explore opportunities.  Take a look at the STEM opportunities here

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