Mary Gates Endowment For Students

Mary Gates Scholar Requirements

Depending on the type of scholarship you receive, the expectations of you as a Mary Gates Scholar will be different. Scroll down to the scholarship(s) requirements that are applicable to you.

Research Scholars

  • Remain a full-time student
    • During summer quarter students need only to be enrolled for one credit to receive funds.
    • If your full time status or project involvement changes, please email us at mgates@uw.edu
  • Remain actively engaged with your research project and faculty mentor.
  • Complete one or two brief surveys during the quarter. Surveys will be emailed.
  • You are required to apply and present at the Undergraduate Research Program’s annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in May.
    • You are responsible for submitting your application and proposal to URP when applications open in the Winter. This application is separate from the MGE scholarship applications.

Leadership Scholars

  • Remain a full-time student.
    • During summer quarter students need only to be enrolled for one credit to receive funds.
  • Remain actively engaged with your leadership project and mentor.
    • If either your full time status or project involvement changes, please email us at mgates@uw.edu.
  • Complete one or two brief surveys during the quarter. Surveys will be emailed to you.
  • You are required to apply and present at the MGE Student Leadership Showcase. Information for this event will be distributed to you during spring quarter.

Acknowledging the Support of Mary Gates Endowment

Below are some examples of how to acknowledge the scholarship support of the Mary Gates Endowment in presentations, papers, or posters:

  • I wish to acknowledge the scholarship support provided by the Mary Gates Endowment for this research/project.
  • I wish to acknowledge the Mary Gates Endowment scholarship support for this research/project.
  • Mary Gates Endowment
  • Scholarship support received from the Mary Gates Endowment

Listing your Mary Gates Scholarship on a Resume or CV

Below are some ways you can list your Mary Gates Scholarship, depending on the format.

  • Mary Gates Scholar
  • Mary Gates Research Scholarship, 2021
  • Mary Gates Leadership Scholarship, 2021, “project title”