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Goldwater Scholarship

The Goldwater Scholarship is a monetary award for high-achieving sophomore and junior students planning careers in STEM research.

This award requires an institutional endorsement. Contact the Office of Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement, 503.943.8264 or scholars@up.edu, if you are student wishing to inquire about how to secure an institutional endorsement.

https://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/

Recent Recipient: James Gaynor

James Gaynor
"The Goldwater scholarship is one fo the few scholarships in the nation that is specifically awarded to students who plan to pursue graduate study and a research career in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics field … which makes this scholarship an excellent opportunity to distinguish one's self as a future academic and/or scientist on a national scale."

Past Recipients

  • Tangereen Claringbold '16 (Honorable Mention)
  • Sarah Barr '15 (Honorable Mention)
  • Katelin Stanley '15 (Honorable Mention)
  • James Gaynor '14
  • Claire Couch '13
  • Truc-Vi Huynh Duong '13 (Honorable Mention)
  • Claire Clelland '05
  • Mitchell Myjak '01

Questions?
503.943.8264 | scholars@up.edu