Funding: UWRA Scholarship in Aging


Applications are now being accepting for the UWRA Scholarship in Aging. Up to three $4,000 awards will be made for Spring quarter, 2014. This scholarship is open to undergraduate, graduate and professional students currently enrolled at any UW campus. 

Up to three scholarships of $4,000 each will be awarded to UW students studying toward a career in aging-related research or provision of services to older adults.

You are eligible to apply if you are a currently enrolled UW undergraduate, graduate or professional student and your career emphasis is on aging. You may apply as a student pursuing that focus within any academic major. Both U.S. and international students are eligible; all applicants must complete a 2013-2014 FAFSA form as a means to determine financial need.
Scholarships are based on demonstrated interest in aging-related issues and financial need. Applications will be evaluated based on candidates’ experience in and commitment to paid or volunteer work benefiting older adults; academic performance; communication skills; financial need; and humanitarian perspective.

Download, complete and submit an application using the Catalyst dropbox:

Deadline for online receipt of all application materials is 3:00 p.m., Thursday February 6, 2014.

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