UWRA Scholarship in Aging for SPR 2018

Up to four scholarships of $4,000 each will be awarded to UW students pursuing aging-related research or careers related to provision of services to older adults.

Who is eligible:

Currently enrolled UW undergraduate, graduate or professional students with an academic or career emphasis on aging, regardless of major. Applicants should have completed the first year of their programs before applying  UW Bothell, Seattle, and Tacoma students are welcome to apply  International and HB1079 students are welcome to apply


What to submit:

Application (use the ‘Apply’ link at uw.edu/uwra/scholarships-fellowships-in-aging), including unofficial transcript  A 2017-2018 FAFSA (or non-citizen financial need assessment form) must be on file in the Student Financial Aid office


Evaluation criteria:

Demonstrated experience in and commitment to paid or volunteer work benefiting older adults

Academic performance

Communication skills

Financial need (as determined by the FAFSA)


Deadline for online receipt of all application materials is 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 19, 2018

Graduate students: The UWRA also sponsors a Fellowship in Aging. For information and application, contact the Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards at gradappt@uw.edu