Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship
The Morris K. Udall Foundation was established by an Act of Congress in 1992 to honor Morris Udall's thirty years of service in the House of Representatives. Its purpose is to support "Scholarship and Excellence in national environmental policy." Typically, the Foundation awards 50 scholarships on the basis of merit to outstanding sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue careers related to the natural environment; 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 a commitment to careers related to Native American health care. Scholarships provide awards of up to $5,000 for tuition, room and board, or other educational expenses.
Award / Eligibility Details:
Applicants should 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. Applicants should have a GPA average of at least a "B" or the equivalent.
Deadline: Early March each year
Academic Level: Undergraduate
Type/Purpose: Undergraduate Level Funding
Field of Study: Public Affairs / Policy, Social Sciences, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
Location: United States
Citizenship eligibility: Permanent Resident, US Citizen, US National
Special Circumstances: Underrepresented Group
For more information: http://www.udall.gov/