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Udall Scholarship

Scholarship Summary: $5000 to sophomores and juniors with the commitment and potential to make significant contributions to the fields of the environment, tribal health, or tribal governance.

Official Website

Recommenders: Udall Recommendation Advice (from an experienced fellowship advisor, courtesy of Penn State, which includes samples)

 

What is the Udall Scholarship?

This scholarship seeks to reward undergraduates with the commitment and potential to make significant contributions to the fields of the environment, tribal health or tribal governance. Requires university nomination.

Who can apply for the Udall Scholarship?

Applicants must:

1. Be committed to a career related to the environment OR be a Native American or Alaska Native committed to a career in tribal public policy or Native American health care
2. Be a sophomore or junior-level student, enrolled full-time at a two-year or four-year accredited institution of higher education in the United States, pursuing a bachelor's or associate's degree during the 2013-2014 academic year.
3. Have a college grade-point average of at least a "B" or the equivalent
4. Be pursuing full-time study during the 2014-2015 academic year
5. Be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or U.S. permanent resident.

 

Important Dates
Date & Time
Location
Information Sessions
N/A
11/5/14, 3pm
CUSE (110 Brownson)
Pre-Application Deadline
11/18/14, 12:00 noon
Application Feedback Deadline
1/6/15, 12:00 noon
Campus Application Deadline
1/20/15, 12:00 noon


All online sessions can be accessed at: https://www.youtube.com/user/NDFellowships

 

What are my next steps if I want to learn more and/or am thinking about applying?

1. Download the Information sheet (PDF)

2. Attend/view an information session.

3. Submit a Pre-Application.

4. If it is after the Pre-Application deadline, contact us to see if we are still accepting applications.