$5,000 Mary Gates Scholarships

The Mary Gates Endowment for Students is currently accepting scholarship applications. Mary Gates Scholarships provide $5,000 ($2,500 per quarter for two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research projects. These scholarships benefit students in the current academic year, and are open to all UW undergraduate students regardless of class year, major, residency status, or UW campus. Deadlines are coming up soon, so attend an information session this week!


  • Wednesday, Jan. 4, 3:30-4:20 PM, MGH 171
  • Thursday, Jan. 5, 3:30-4:20 PM, MGH 171
  • Friday, Jan. 6, 12:30-1:20 PM, MGH 171


Leadership Application Workshop:

  • January 18, 4:30-6:30 PM, MGH 171; RSVP

Research Application Workshops (select one):

  • January 19, 4:30-6:30 PM, MGH 171; RSVP
  • January 23, 4:30-6:30 PM, MGH 171; RSVP


Leadership Applications Due: January 23 at 5:00 PM
Research Applications Due: January 30 at 5:00 PM

More information can be found on our website, expd.uw.edu/mge, including dates and times of Writers’ Blocks, open writing time for students applying to any scholarship. Email mgates@uw.edu with any questions.