Applications are open for the Wayne Morse Scholars program

Morse Scholars at the state capitol

University of Oregon students interested in public affairs and community engagement are invited to apply to the Wayne Morse Scholars program.

The program serves UO undergrads from diverse backgrounds and majors, providing skill-building, service learning and leadership training. Any current UO student with at least two full years remaining in an undergraduate program is eligible to apply. The deadline for academic year 2021-22 is Friday, May 28. 

In the Morse Scholars program, students meet monthly to discuss current events, develop practical skills and participate in conversations with prominent scholars, community organizers, activists and policymakers. They also attend a special seminar class, participate in leadership workshops, and engage in supervised internships and service learning.

Learn more and apply on the Morse Scholars website.