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February 27, 2024

ITHS: Translational Science Entrepreneurship Program (TSEP) apply by 4/5

The ITHS TESP is aimed at accelerating the translation of scientific and technological innovations into practical clinical use. TSEP is intended to prepare an individual for their departure from the lab through the founding and leadership of a startup company. TSEP is open to all health science, life science, bioscience, agricultural science, medical technology, digital…


February 21, 2024

Buerk Center: Upcoming Events, Competition & Fellowship Info Sessions – posted 2/21

The Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship has a lot of upcoming events and opportunities for students interested in entrepreneurship, seeking mentorship, and looking for opportunities to get expert feedback on their business ideas. Applications will open soon for the Dempsey Startup Competition, the University of Washington’s annual business plan competition for students across the region. Student-led startups can…


February 20, 2024

LEED Training – WINTER 2024 Webinars

To launch the start of a momentous year, we’re excited to provide more opportunities for live and on-demand training, aimed at assisting students in obtaining their LEED credential. Could you kindly share the following invitation with both students and faculty in The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Washington? Please CC…


UW: Call for Husky Seed Fund Applications – apply by 3/26

Calling all UW students from all campuses!    Do you have an innovative idea that would enhance the UW student experience? The Husky Seed Fund has the resources to make your idea a reality! Created by students for students, the Husky Seed Fund provides up to $5,000 for you or a small team to pursue your…


February 14, 2024

OMSFA: Gilman Scholarship Application Feedback Session – 2/29, 2:00 p.m.

The Gilman Scholarship program offers study abroad scholarships to US citizen undergraduates eligible for Pell Grants.   Bring your drafts to the session. Advisors will spend 15 minutes with you and provide real-time feedback! Alternatively, spend the time working on your application materials. Drop in for as long or short as you want!  Thursday, February 29…


February 12, 2024

sci-MI: Science Mentorship Institute is Looking for Volunteers – posted 2/12

The Science Mentorship Institute (sci-MI), an organization founded by college students to provide free research mentorship and bridge the gap between science/research engagement and high school students in vulnerable communities. We are reaching out to you about volunteer opportunities at sci-MI for science research mentorship programs for high school students. Made up of graduate students,…


February 9, 2024

NASA: Wealth or debt. Choosing the life you want – 2/22, 4:00 p.m.

This webinar is a partnership between WA NASA Space Grant and Bellevue College’s Umoja Scholars Program with guest Kory Kumasaka, a financial planner with Edward Jones.  Wealth or debt: Choosing the life you want Thursday, Feb 22 at 4pm: Add to calendar Join us on Zoom Did your family discuss finances, debt, investing growing up?  Let’s have an open…


January 25, 2024

OMSFA: Knight-Hennessy Scholars program, UW Information Session – 2/5, 5:00 p.m.

Dear advisors and colleagues, Please share this opportunity with students in all academic fields who might be interested in funding for future graduate-level studies at Stanford. Students, alumni, and anyone interested to learn more is encouraged to join us to hear from a Knight-Hennessy Scholarship program Admission Director about Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University, a multidisciplinary,…


January 24, 2024

COE: Coffee Chat, “Equity in STEM – Bridging the Divide” – 1/26, 3:00 p.m.

We’re excited to invite you to the next installment of our Coffee Chat series on Friday, Jan. 26, from 3-4:30 pm ECE 403. As always, coffee, tea, and pastries will be provided. Meet fellow grad students to reflect on your time in graduate school and have some meaningful and fun conversations. This month’s theme will be Equity…


January 18, 2024

EAC: Engineering Academic Success Coaching for Winter 2024

I hope that your winter term is going well so far!  I’m writing to remind you about a resource for supporting engineering undergraduate students: two Engineering Academic Success Coaches (ASCs) working within the College of Engineering’s Engineering Academic Center.  This is an academic year partnership with UW Academic Support Programs, and we are extremely fortunate…



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