Monday, December 8, 2014

UWRA Scholarship and Fellowship in Aging

The scholarship, open to undergraduate, graduate and professional students, will be awarded for spring quarter 2015. Any currently enrolled student pursuing research or careers related to aging is welcome to apply. Up to four 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.

Who is eligible:

  • Currently enrolled UW undergraduate, graduate or professional students with a career emphasis on aging, regardless of major
  • UW Bothell, Seattle, and Tacoma students are welcome to apply
  • International students are welcome to apply
What to submit:

  • Application (use the ‘Apply’ link at
  • A 2014-2015 FAFSA 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 3:00 p.m., Tuesday February 3, 2015

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