Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity

Leadership Application Deadline & Information Sessions

Winter 2020 Leadership Application Deadline: Monday, January 27, 2020 at 5:00pm

We do not require you to attend an information session or meet with a Mary Gates staff member in order to apply, but we are available to answer your questions and help you think about your leadership experience and how you can frame your application for the best chance of receiving an award. If you are unable to attend an information session or drop-in advising hours, you are encouraged to contact us to schedule an individual appointment.

Winter 2020

Information Sessions

Overview of purpose, eligibility, application and review process, requirements, Q&A. Please select one session.

We are now offering more informational sessions regarding other types of scholarships. You are more than welcome to attend the additional informational session to learn more about what other scholarships are out there.

Date Time
Monday, Jan. 6th 11:30-12:20PM
Tuesday, Jan. 7th
Wednesday, Jan. 8th
Thursday, Jan. 9th
Tuesday, Jan. 14th 1:30-2:20 PM
Friday, Jan. 17th
Friday, Mar. 6th  1:30-2:20PM

*Information Sessions listed above will be held on the Seattle campus in Mary Gates Hall (MGH) Suite 171, in the Center for Experiential Learning & Diversity (EXPD) unless otherwise specified.  Follow link to RSVP for desired time slot.


(Pre-registration is requested, but not required.)

Application Workshop

For applicants in the process of writing their essays; bring a draft if you have one.

Wednesday, January 22, 4:30-6:30 PM in MGH 171



Decisions Announced

Autumn cycle: December 6, 2019

Winter cycle: March 13, 2020