Naef Scholars Program Committee

Membership

David Madsen, Moderator
Hyun Jung Kim
Andrew Tadie
Teresa Ling
Nicole Hoyes Wilson
2nd Year Naef Scholar

Purview

Supports financially and educationally upper-level undergraduate students of the University who have demonstrated intellectual skill and leadership potential.

Authority

Recommendatory to the President, through the Provost.

Meetings

Committee meets from late April through mid-May. Decisions for the following year are made by June 1.

Membership

Program moderator appointed by the President; 4 faculty members from various schools/colleges; Student Development office representative; 2nd year Naef Scholar.

Reports to

President on matters of scholar selection, but in all other matters the moderator reports to Provost.

Minutes Distribution

Distributed to moderator and President.

Chair or Contact Person/Telephone Number

David Madsen 206-296-6938

History

First awarded in 1983 and named after Sue Naef, who left her estate to the university for scholarships upon her death in 1982. Those eligible for the award are nominated by any member of the university community and a full-time student in the Albers School, College of Arts and Science, School of Nursing and Matteo Ricci College. Students in the School of Science and Engineering are eligible for a similar program, the Bannan Scholarship, which can be found here: Scholarships.