Udall Scholarship for Environmental Careers OR Native American Affairs – Info Event!

Calling all environmentalists: Udall Scholarship 2-day info event November 12 & 13!


The Udall Scholarship awards $7,000 to sophomores or juniors committed to a career related to the environment *OR* to Native American sophomores or juniors interested in tribal policy or health care. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, or U.S. permanent residents.


A successful applicant will have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate leadership and a commitment to service.  We are looking to nominate students who are taking action to address environmental concerns or concerns related to Native American tribal affairs.  The University of Illinois may nominate up to 6 candidates for the award; if you are considering applying, join our information event:


**Two-Day Udall Information Event**

  • Thursday, November 12, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.—Information session & discussion with former Udall Scholar-This session will be held in IUB Room 504
  • Friday, November 13, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.—Workshop on how to craft a competitive Udall application-This session will be held in IUB Room 514


The campus deadline is February 3, 2016.


Please visit our Udall Scholarship page for more details, application instructions, and info about past U of I Udall recipients.  Email us if you would like to make an appointment to discuss whether the Udall is right for you.


Thank you and best wishes,


Richelle Bernazzoli, Ph.D.

National and International Scholarships Program  |  University of Illinois

Illini Union Bookstore, 5th Floor, MC-317  |  807 S Wright St, Champaign, IL 61820

ph: (217) 333-4710  |   topscholars@illinois.edu