Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation
Scholarship recipients will receive the following: a scholarship of $5,000 for tuition, room and board, or other educational expenses; and access to a network of environmental policy professionals through the Udall Alumni listserv. Scholarships are non-renewable; students may apply for funding in both their sophomore and junior years. Honorable Mentions may join the alumni listserv.
50 awards offered annually. In addition to scholarship recipients, 50 honorable mentions will be named.
All complete and eligible nominations are reviewed by an independent selection committee. Scholars are selected on the basis of the following: demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues (commitment is demonstrated through substantial contributions to and participation in campus activities, research, tribal involvement, community or public service); course of study and proposed career likely to lead to position where nominee can make significant contributions to the shaping of environmental issues, whether through scientific advances, public or political service, or community action; and leadership, character, desire to make a difference, general well-roundedness. Scholars will be announced on May 1. Recipients must attend the Udall Scholar Orientation in Tucson, Arizona, on Aug. 9-14, 2016. The Foundation will arrange travel from the scholar's home or school; lodging and meals are provided.
The application deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to remain the same as last year. Please check back in October for a refreshed application deadline date. Each c ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.