UW Honors Announcements

August 26, 2020

Pickering, Rangel & Payne Fellowships for students interested in Foreign Service careers – applications due in October & November!

Undergraduate students, graduate students and alumni who are interested in careers with the US Department of State Foreign Service or the USAID Foreign Service are encouraged to apply for three different, but similar, fellowships that provide funding for graduate studies leading to Foreign Service careers. These programs particularly encourage members of minority groups historically underrepresented…


August 25, 2020

The Environmental Justice Fund is now accepting applications and the deadline to apply is Friday, September 25!

The Environmental Justice Fund 2020 A program of the City of Seattle. Administered by The Bullitt Foundation.   The Environmental Justice Fund is now accepting applications and the deadline to apply is Friday, September 25! There is $500,000 in funding available from the City of Seattle and up to $60,000 per proposal. This funding supports efforts that are led by and benefit the…


August 24, 2020

2020-21 FLAS Competition reopened! Apply by September 11, 2020

FLAS COMPETITION RE-OPENED! CLOSING DATE: September 11, 2020 Apply now for a 2020-21 Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship! The Canadian Studies Center is re-opening its FLAS competition for the 2020-21 academic year. For 2020-21, UW graduate and professional students may apply for a FLAS fellowship in French, 300-level Inuktitut, or 200-level Nuu-chah-nulth. Students…


August 17, 2020

PoE Capstone Survey – Please Share!

My name is Allison Kirste and I am a student in Environmental Studies at the University of Washington, interning with the King County Climate Action Team. For my capstone internship, I am supporting strategic communications related to the Sustainable & Resilient Frontline Communities section of the 2020 Strategic Climate Action Plan (SCAP). To help inform…


Slipping Through the Cracks: Racism and the struggle for equity in the field of conservation

August 27, 2020 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. |  Online Please join us to hear panelists discuss their experiences as members of the BIPOC community and co-conspirators working in and around the field of conservation. Together, we will explore how racism and other issues of social injustice are connected to climate injustice and work against the…


Jumpstart is Now Hiring!

Hello! Jumpstart is currently hiring Corps Members to help us in our mission to prepare preschoolers for kindergarten. Jumpstart Corps Members play an integral part of Jumpstart as we work to provide quality programming for preschool classrooms. Visit our website for more information, important dates, and to apply! Next Q&A Sessions: Come learn more about Jumpstart, our mission, and what your days would look like!…


UW Libraries Undergraduate Student Support during COVID-19

We are experiencing the dual pandemics of COVID-19 and racial injustice and violence together, but in very different ways. We hear your concerns, we stand with you, and we are humbled by your resilience. Although this year is not like any other year, the UW Libraries is here to support you whether you’re in Seattle,…


August 10, 2020

URP is Seeking Undergraduate Research Leaders! apply by August 24

Apply to be an Undergraduate Research Leader! Application Deadline: August 24, 2020 The Undergraduate Research Program (URP) is seeking enthusiastic and experienced undergraduate researchers from all disciplines to be Undergraduate Research Leaders (URLs) for the 2020-21 academic year. Students conducting research in the arts, humanities, and social sciences are particularly encouraged to apply. URLs serve a central role…


Still Some Room in Some Amazing Honors Courses – Spread the Word

Hello Honors Students! The Honors Program has a few spots available in the following courses. These courses are all “Areas of Knowledge” and “W” designated and offer an exciting opportunity for students across campus to engage in interdisciplinary learning.  All classes are now open for registration for students across campus!  You do not need to…


August 3, 2020

FIUTS Discussion Series on Race & Racism in the U.S.

Join FIUTS for a 5-week facilitated virtual discussion series focused on race and racism in the United States, to be held Thursdays 4:00-5:30 from August 13-September 10. These discussions will provide a safe space for international and U.S. students and others to learn with and from one another about how to understand and talk about…


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