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Scholarship Archive

Interested in knowing more about our students engaged in the scholarship process? Browse our archive for information and bios of applicants, nominees, semi-finalists, finalists and scholars of our most prominent scholarships.


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The Goldwater Scholars of 2024-2025

The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering and to foster excellence in these fields. The three UW awardees were selected from a pool of over 5,000 students nominated by 446 institutions across the country. A total of 438 scholars were announced from the 2024 competition.

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