May 04, 2021

UW Disability Endowment




Deadline: May 11th, 2021

The CARL JAMES DUNLAP MEMORIAL ENDOWMENT was established by the Dunlap family to honor the memory of UW...Read more

May 01, 2021

Applications are due April 16, 2021 by 11:59 pm.


The Harlan Hahn Endowment Fund was established by a generous gift to the University of Washington’s Disability Studies Program from the late Harlan D. Hahn, disability activist, political scientist, and disability studies...Read more

April 26, 2021

For questions or to express interest in the study, please contact the research team at or visit our website at ...Read more

April 15, 2021

Interested in learning about upcoming events and communicating with others involved with Disability Studies the UW? Check out the email list to become part of our online community.Read more

February 12, 2021

Registration required - Please join the UW Disability Studies Program for a virtual lecture by Nirmala Erevelles! Thursday, February 18, 2021, 3:00-4:30 PT.

Title: “Scenes of Subjection”: Carceral Logics and Disability Labor at the...Read more

January 26, 2021

Winter 2021 marks the formal approval and start of our Graduate Certificate program! Please contact us if you may be interested!

The UW Disability Studies Program sees its role as providing a community for scholars from across campus at the UW to come together to engage in...Read more

December 22, 2020

Ishira Parikh has won a Mary Gates Research Scholar award to support her work in promoting disability inclusion in science education.

Ishira is a Disability Studies major who has spent the past two years developing an interactive, activity-based K-12 synthetic biology curriculum. The...Read more

December 18, 2020

We are pleased to announce this upcoming event with guest speaker Sona Kazemi! This event is sponsored by the Simpson Center for the Humanities

Sona Kazemi

Disabling Relations: Injured Bodyminds & Active Witnessing

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July 11, 2020

Job opportunity for students interested in Disability and d/Deaf Allyship - apply by June 23rd

Seeking Temporary Student Worker Interested in Disability and d/Deaf Allyship Job Category

Temporary Student Worker (hourly)

Send...Read more

June 15, 2020

The UW Disability Studies Program was delighted to announce the 2020 Dennis Lang and Harlan Hahn awardees at our graduation event. Please read below to learn more about the students, faculty, and staff receiving these awards and the important work in which they are engaged.

Dennis...Read more