*The 2016 Udall Scholarship Application is open! For more information and to apply, see our 2016 Udall Program Announcement*
The Udall Foundation awards approximately 50 scholarships of up to $7,000 to outstanding sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care.
Scholarships are offered in any of three categories:
- To students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; or
- To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or
- To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care
The Udall Foundation seeks future leaders across a wide spectrum of environmental fields, including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, and economics.
University nomination is required.
Who are they looking for?
Udall Scholars typically have a track record of promoting environmental issues, a desire for problem-solving or consensus-building, leadership potential and a vision for how they're going to make a difference.
To be eligible, you must:
- be a U.S. Citizen, National, or Permanent Resident
- have 1-3 years of full-time undergraduate study remaining
Udall Scholars typically have:
- a record of working on environment-related service or research;
- a commitment to solve problems through consensus-building;
- demonstrated leadership potential;
- a vision for how they will make a difference.
Fields of Study:
- Arts and Creative Fields
- Business and Law
- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
- Social Sciences and Humanities
- US Citizen
- US National or Permanent Resident
- Underrepresented racial or ethnic group
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