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Competition Details

Udall Scholarship

Goes By: Udall
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Awards given to undergraduate students in two categories: those with a demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; and Native American and Alaska Native students with a demonstrated commitment to careers related either to tribal public policy or to Native health care.

Requires campus nomination. USC may nominate up to eight applicants annually - four in the environmental category, and four in the Native American or Alaska Native category.

Award Value

Up to $7000 for tuition, room, board or other educational expenses, and attendance at 4-day annual Udall Scholar Orientation in Tuscon AZ.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Sophomore, Junior

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required Yes
Year of Study Funded Junior, Senior
Academic Areas: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Social Sciences, Humanities, Health Sciences, Education
Areas of Interest: Underrepresented populations, ROTC/veteran/military, Public Service, Heritage, Environment
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Udall Campus Nomination Deadline
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Noon, ET

Intent to Apply Fall 2021 Deadline
Monday, November 1, 2021


Getting Started with Udall
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
4:00 PM

DeSaussure 228

Udall Writing Session
Friday, November 5, 2021
12-2 PM

Russell House 305

Last updated: September 16, 2021

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