Udall Scholarship Program


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

The Udall Foundation

Title

UDALL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Administrator

Paula Randler, Program Manager
130 South Scott Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701-1922

phone: 520.901.8564    fax: 520.670.5530
e-mail: randler@udall.gov
url: www.udall.gov

Purpose

Foundation established in 1992 to honor Congressman Morris K. Udall and Secretary if Interior Stewart L. Udall, both of whose service was distinguished by civility, integrity, and consensus. They protected the environment and natural resources and  championed rights of  Americans Indians/Alaska Natives andstrengthened tribal self-governance.

Eligibility

Any students who are college sophomores or juniors in the current academic year with outstanding potential in fields related to the environment, including, but not limited, to governance, law, education, sustainability, economic development, engineering, biology, and natural resource conservation.

General Information

American Indian/Alaska Native students who are college sophomores or juniors in the current academic year with outstanding potential, in fields related to Native American health care or tribal public policy, including, but not limited to, governance, law, education, cultural preservation, economic development, natural resource conservation, public health, and any other area of importance to American Indian.Alaska Native Communities.

Awards

Student must be nominated by faculty representatives at 2-year and 4-year institutions: student may request their school's representation. One year support per application year. Scholars must attend orientation weekend August 5-10, 2014. See website for nominations procedures, materials, and faculty representatives.

Deadlines

March 5, 2014. Receipt deadline for all nominations to Udall Scholarship Committee. Note: application materials available in October; internal institution deadlines at discretion of faculty representative.

Required Documentation

Complete Nominee Information Form; Essay; Independent Evaluation of Nominee; Nominee Survey; Official Transcripts.


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