Udall Scholarships are awarded annually to sophomore and junior students who are planning careers related to the environment and to Native American and Alaska Native students who plan careers in health care and tribal public policy. Udall Scholarship provides up to $5000 for academic fees, a 5-day Scholar Orientation in Tucson, and access to the Scholar alumni network for life.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  1. Students are eligible to apply in sophomore and junior year.
  2. Must be either a U.S. citizen, U.S. National or U.S. Permanent Resident.
  3. Strong applicants demonstrate leadership, passion for public service, and a strong academic background.
  4. Average GPA of award winners is 3.7.

Application Procedures

  1. U-M Application deadline is the second Monday in January by 12 noon.
  2. Application materials for the 2015 Udall Scholarship competition will be available by October 1, 2014.  Please see the www.udall.gov for details.
  3. Contact: Henry Dyson. Email honors.scholarships@umich.edu.