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January 13, 2017

Winter Scholarship Workshops for Undergraduates

Winter Scholarship Workshops for Undergraduates: Learn more & sign up at http://expd.uw.edu/scholarships/workshops

Scholarships 101: Search & Apply with a Competitive Edge

*Perfect for 1st and 2nd year undergrads! 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

•          1/13 at 12:00 pm

•          1/17 at 3:30 pm

•          2/1 at 3:30 pm

•          RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/244

 

Scholarships 201: Undergraduate scholarships & graduate fellowships

*Great for 3rd, 4th and 5th year undergraduates!  Join us to learn about discipline specific scholarships, national funding opportunities & tips to develop competitive applications.

•          1/18 at 4 pm

•          1/20 at 12 pm

•          1/24 at 3:30 pm

•          RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/245

 

Curriculum Vitae Writing Workshop: Make your CV and stand out!

*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

•          RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/237

 

Personal Statement Writing Workshop

*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

•          RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/236

 

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

•          RSVP at https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/289
The UW Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards advisers also offer individual advising for undergrads throughout the scholarship search and application process. Learn more and request an advising appointment on our website: http://expd.uw.edu/scholarships/.

 

See flier below:

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