Descriptions of our scholarships appear below. Please note the following application due dates:
Undergraduate (four $2,000 awards) — April 26, 2021 (UPS) or May 17, 2021 (UW)
Lupton First-Generation (one $3,400 award) — June 7, 2021
Stiefel Graduate Award (one $4,500 award) — EXTENDED to August 2, 2021
PSA-PBK will notify applicants for the Undergraduate and Lupton scholarships by August 15; checks will be mailed to the schools in August. We will notify Stiefel applicants by September 15 and checks will be mailed in September.
Application materials for all three scholarships are posted below.
Students at the University of Washington and the University of Puget Sound who have a financial need and who have maintained a GPA of at least 3.8 are eligible. Download an application for the UW or UPS.
Myra Lupton Scholarship Fund
Contributions at any time can be made via PayPal on our website or mailed to Puget Sound Association of Phi Beta Kappa, P. O. Box 15258, Seattle, WA 98115.
Please indicate when contributing that you are donating to the Lupton Scholarship. This is an important way for us to honor Myra for her 40+ years of service on our Board of Trustees.
Ernest R. Stiefel Graduate Study Award
The Ernest R. Stiefel Graduate Study Award is given to graduate or professional students who are members of Phi Beta Kappa chapters at the University of Puget Sound or University of Washington and who will attend graduate or professional school at either the University of Puget Sound or the University of Washington. Learn more and download an application.
The late Mr. Stiefel was a longtime member of the PSA-PBK board of trustees, serving for many years as its treasurer and assistant treasurer.