Merit Scholarships & Fellowships

July Scholarships

Scholarships and fellowships with upcoming deadlines in July are featured below.  This page is updated regularly, so check back often for ongoing support in your search for scholarships.  For a more complete list of upcoming scholarship opportunities and program deadlines, visit the University of Washington scholarship database.

UW Bothell Believe Student Support Fund
•    Up to $750 non-renewable scholarship for currently enrolled UW Bothell students who are members of an underrepresented group or community for participation in extracurricular competitions, conferences and academic events.
•    Due consideration will be given to candidates who clearly demonstrate qualities of character and leadership and who exhibit a strong commitment to community service and academic achievement.
•    Download an application or contact Anthony Kelley akelley@uwb.edu or Holly Winters hwinters@uwb.edu for more information.
No deadline; applications continually accepted on a rolling basis

Migrant Farmworker Scholarship
•    Scholarship for undergraduate students who have a history of migrating for employment in agriculture.
•    View this award in the UW scholarship database or visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 1, 2011

The Caroline H. Newhouse Scholarship Fund
•    $2,000 scholarship for professional dancers to initiate an academic or retraining process or to begin a new business.
•    Dancers who are eligible must complete an application form and provide documentation of a performing work history.
•    Visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 6, 2011

Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of King County (IIABKC) Scholarship
•    $1,500 scholarship to benefit a UW Bothell junior or senior enrolled in and working toward a degree in Business Administration or Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences. 
•    This scholarship will be awarded to an individual who demonstrates academic competence, leadership qualities and a strong commitment to community service. 
•    Preference will be given to those considering a career in an insurance related field.  Click here to begin your application or visit Financial Aid for more information.
Application deadline:  July 10, 11:59pm

Glamour Top 10 College Women Competition
•    One $20,000 scholarship and nine $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to outstanding young female leaders on America’s campuses.
•     Candidates must be juniors during the 2010-11 academic year and are evaluated based on leadership experience, personal involvement in community and campus affairs, and academic excellence.
•    View this award in the UW scholarship database or visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 15, 2011

Lincoln Forum Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest
•    Up to $1,500 scholarship for full-time undergraduates attending a college or university in the United States who best answer the essay question.
•    International student are eligible to apply for this award.
•    Visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2011

Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
•    $1,000 scholarship for undergraduates and graduates based on a 250-word essay.
•    Visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2011

Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint National Security Scholarship
•    $1,500 scholarship for students who are interested in working in the area of International Affairs, Counterintelligence and National Security.
•    Visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2011

Campus Discovery Scholarship
•    $2,500 award for a current student who best responds to the essay question, "Assume you could go back in time and talk to yourself as a high school senior. Knowing what you know now about college life and making the transition, what advice would you give yourself?"
•    Visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2011

Vancouver Restaurant Scholarship
•    $500 scholarship for a full-time college student not older than 21 who best answers the essay question:  “The cost of a post secondary education has been increasing for a number of years.  What do you think are the three main causes of this increase?”
•    Visit the program website for more information.
Application deadline:  July 31, 2011

National Geographic Young Explorers Grant
•    Young Explorers Grants (YEG) offer opportunities to individuals ages 18 to 25 to pursue research, conservation, and exploration-related projects consistent with National Geographic's existing grant programs.
•    The average grant amount is $2,000–$5,000 and applicants do NOT have to have an advanced degree.
•    Funding is not limited to U.S. citizens; international students may be eligible for this award.
•    View this award in the UW scholarship database or visit the program website for more information.
No deadline; applications accepted year-round

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