University Scholar Timeline

Prospective University Scholars

  • Tues. April 7, 2020: Information session for current sophomores (First-year students also welcome!) 5-6 pm, via WebEx  Agenda 04-20
  • Wed. April 8, 2020: Information session for current sophomores ( First-year students also welcome!) 5-6 pm,  via WebEx  Agenda 04-20
  • Summer 2020: Contact at least one faculty member to discuss ideas for your project and read relevant scholarship
  • Mon. Sept. 14, 2020: Letter of Intent due (no later than midnight, via Qualtrics survey)
  • Tues. Sept. 22, 2020: University Scholar Proposal Preparation Workshop (5-6 pm,  via WebEx)
  • Wed. Sept 23, 2020: University Scholar Proposal Preparation Workshop (5-6 pm, via WebEx)
  • Extended to Mon. Nov. 9, 2020: University Scholar application due via the Quest portal
  • Wed. Dec. 23, 2020: Applicants will be notified of Selection Committee’s decision

Newly Selected University Scholars

  • Jan. 27, 2021: Mandatory orientation meeting, via WebEx, 5-6 p.m.
  • Feb. 1, 2021: Email Monica van Beusekom a 100-word description of your University Scholar Project and a 50-word bio to be used for publicity purposes

Current University Scholars