Connect with the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards to plan your search, draft your application and apply for scholarship and fellowship opportunities! Check out any of these workshops to get started:
Scholarships 101: First & Second Year Students
- Perfect for 1st and 2nd year students! Designed for students early in their UW career, this introductory workshops provides students with information to begin their scholarship search and develop a competitive edge for merit based scholarships
- 2/1 at 3:30 pm
- Register: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/244
Scholarships 201: Third, Fourth & Fifth Year Students
- Great for 3rd, 4th and 5th year undergraduates! Join us to learn about discipline specific scholarships, national funding opportunities & tips to develop competitive applications.
- 1/24 at 3:30 pm
- Register: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/245
Personal Statement Writing
- Whether applying to your major, to a scholarship or to a graduate program, you’ll want to have a strong personal statement. This workshop will provide you with essential information to begin crafting and drafting your personal statement.
- 1/26 at 3:30pm
- 1/27 at 12:00 pm
- 2/8 at 3:30 pm
- Register: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/236
CV Writing for Scholarships
- Bring a working draft, such as an existing resume and a list of activities and use this workshop to build a solid foundation to your CV.
- 1/25 at 3:30 pm
- 1/26 at 4:30 pm
- 2/3 at 12:00 pm
- Register: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/237
Getting Great Letters of Recommendation
- Help your recommenders help you! During this workshop we’ll discuss strategies for building strong relationships and managing the “ask” for your letters.
- 1/30 at 3:30 pm
- 1/31/at 3:30 pm
- 2/10 at 12:00 pm
- Register: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/289
Check out the full list online at http://expd.uw.edu/scholarships/workshops/scholarship-workshops/