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The Levinson Emerging Scholars Program
The 2014-15 application is now available. Apply here.
Deadline Extended: August 18, 2014
Information for Applicants
To apply for support from the Levinson Emerging Scholars Program, a student must:
As junior colleagues in an intensive research community, Levinson Scholars will make involvement in research the driving force of their education as they pursue independent projects of their own design supported by their mentors and other members of their lab or group.
This year, the Levinson application is joined with the Washington Research Foundation Fellowship application. You have the option to apply for both, but you must add a budget proposal if applying to Levinson. Thus, Levinson Emerging Scholars applicants will be expected to submit the following via the online system:
Evaluation of each application will be based on:
Levinson Emerging Scholars will be expected to:
The URP will provide support to Levinson Scholars, including events to interact with other researchers and career development opportunities. Levinson Emerging Scholars are also encouraged to attend UW events and other gatherings that welcome them to participate with a larger community of scholars.
Three to ten students will be named Levinson Scholars each year. Award amounts will be flexible and variable, with each award tailored to the student's plans to support the goal of fully involving Levinson Scholars in research year-round.