Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards

Contact Us

Robin Chang, Director

206-543-2603
robinc@uw.edu

Contact Robin regarding any scholarships, including:
  • Beinecke Scholarship
  • Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellowship
  • Class of 1954, 1957 and 1962 Scholarships
  • Churchill Scholarship
  • Fulbright US Student Program
  • Gates Cambridge Scholarship
  • Goldwater Scholarship
  • Luce Scholars Program
  • Marshall Scholarship
  • Martin Family Foundation Scholarships
  • Mitchell Scholarship
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Pickering Fellowships
  • Rangel Fellowship
  • Rhodes Scholarship
  • Truman Scholarship
  • Yenching Academy

Chetana Acharya, Assistant Director

206-543-4170
cacharya@uw.edu

Contact Chetana regarding any scholarships, including:
  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarship
  • Critical Language Scholarships
  • Class of 1954, 1957 and 1962 Scholarships
  • Churchill Scholarship
  • DAAD RISE (DAAD: German Academic Exchange Service)
  • DAAD Graduate Research or Study Scholarships
  • Fulbright US Student Program
  • Goldwater Scholarship
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Eleanor Davis Pinkham Scholarship
  • Pickering Fellowships
  • Rangel Fellowship
  • Schwarzman Scholarship
  • Udall Scholarship
  • YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund

Tracy Nyerges, Associate Director, Special Projects

206-543-4170
tnyerges@uw.edu

Contact Tracy regarding any scholarships, including:
  • DAAD RISE (DAAD: German Academic Exchange Service)
  • DAAD Graduate Research or Study Scholarships
  • Goldwater Scholarship
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Udall Scholarship
  • Truman Scholarship

Nancy Lu, Graduate Intern

206-543-4282
scholarq@uw.edu

Contact Nancy regarding any scholarships

Fariha Khali, Graduate Intern

206-543-4282
scholarq@uw.edu

Contact Nancy regarding any scholarships

Alexandra Namuco, Social Media Intern

206-543-4282
scholarq@uw.edu

Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity

OMSFA is housed in the Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity (EXPD), along with ten other programs: The Carlson Leadership and Public Service Center, Dream Project, Early Identification Program, Global Opportunities, Husky Leadership Initiative, Jumpstart, Ronald E. McNair Program, Mary Gates Endowment for Students, Pipeline Project, and Undergraduate Research Program. OMSFA collaborates closely with these other EXPD programs to identify and reach out to engaged students.

OMSFA is a unit within Undergraduate Academic Affairs in collaboration with the Office Minority Affairs and Diversity.

National Association of Fellowships Advisors

OMSFA is a member of the National Association of Fellowships Advisors (NAFA). NAFA’s mission is to guide advisors in promoting the full potential of fellowship candidates through the application process, and to foster the continued growth and professionalization of fellowship advising in higher education.