All applicants to the Master's Industrial Internship Program are encouraged to apply for this unique scholarship opportunity. Priority deadline is February 24th at midnight.

The Inclusion & Diversity Scholarship was made possible by a generous contribution from Thermo Fisher Scientific and matching funds from the Master’s Industrial Internship Program.

Inclusion & Diversity Scholarship Application:

The Master’s Industrial Internship Program is committed to fostering an inclusive community that embraces students from diverse backgrounds. Diversity comes in a variety of forms, including but not limited to: gender, race, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status and other non-visible differences.

To be considered for the Inclusion & Diversity Scholarship, applicants must submit a 250-500 word essay describing how you have demonstrated a commitment to inclusion OR by describing how inclusion has impacted your pursuit of science. Scholarships may range in amount from $500 - $5000. Awards will be given based on essay content and demonstration of academic and professional strengths already presented in your program application.

Application review will begin February 24th. Only admitted students are eligible for this scholarship and each applicant is allowed one submission. Awardees will be notified by email no later than April 7th.

All applicants are encouraged to apply.

We anticipate awarding six scholarships, though this may vary based on award amounts.

Questions? Feel free to email Betsy Tanenbaum: btanen@uoregon.edu

To APPLY, submit your essay via the online form.