Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs

Fall Workshops

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Attend a Fall 2015 National Fellowships Workshop

The first step in applying for an award is to attend a workshop! Students of all years are encouraged to attend. **Workshops with an asterisk will include time to work on application pieces. Students should come prepared to write.**

August

Orientation to National Fellowships and Scholarships Sessions

Tuesday, August 18 at 10:30 AM OR 1:30 PM, Currell College Room 107

Freshmen, Come get an introduction to national fellowships - what they are, why you should apply, which ones might be for you, and how OFSP can help


Capstone Mug Monday

Monday, August 24 from 8 AM-10 AM, Capstone Study Shack, 11 Gibbes Ct.

Capstone Students, Enjoy a beverage while talking with a national fellowships advisor


Fulbright Workshop

Monday, August 24 at 4 PM, Gressette Room, Harper College 3rd Floor

Seniors & Graduate Students, Supports one year abroad to conduct research, pursue advanced study, or undertake English teaching assistantships


Fellowship Fridays

August 28 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Come learn about national fellowships - what they are, why you should apply, and which ones might be for you.


Gilman, DAAD, and Bridging Scholarships Workshop

Monday, August 31 at 4 PM, Legare 322

Undergraduate & Graduate Students Offers a brief overview of some national fellowship opportunities that provide funding for study abroad


September

*Gates-Cambridge Workshop

Wednesday, September 2 at 4 PM, Legare 322

Seniors, & Graduate Students, For graduate study at Cambridge University in the UK for students with superior academic achievement, service, and leadership


Capstone Hot Cookie Friday

Friday, September 4 from 12 PM- 2 PM, Capstone Study Shack, 11 Gibbes Ct.

Capstone Students, Enjoy a cookie while talking with a national fellowships advisor


*Goldwater Workshop

Wednesday, September 9 at 4 PM, Legare 322

Sophomores & Juniors, up to $7,500 support for STEM students who plan a career in research


Fellowship Fridays

September 11 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Come learn about national fellowships - what they are, why you should apply, and which ones might be for you.


*Truman Workshop

Monday, September 14 at 4 PM, Gressette Room, 3rd Floor Harper College

Juniors, Up to $30,000 for those preparing for a career in public service with demonstrated leadership, academic achievement, service accomplishments, and a commitment to public service


National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Workshop with DOD NDSEG, DOE CSGF, and SMART

Wednesday, September 16 at 4 PM, RHUU 205

Seniors & Graduate Students, the NSF offers an estimated $138,000 for graduate funding for students pursuing research careers in the mathematical, physical, biological, engineering, behavioral, or social sciences.

The DOD National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships (DOD NDSEG) supports applicants pursuing a doctoral degree in a field closely related to an area of DOD interest.

The Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowships (DOE CSGF) offers an estimated $250,000 for study towards a Ph.D. in the physical, engineering, computer, mathematical, or life sciences.

The Science, Math, and Research for Transformation (SMART) offers an estimated $42,200 annually for students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in STEM fields and who want to work at DOD laboratories.


Fellowship Fridays

September 18 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Come learn about national fellowships - what they are, why you should apply, and which ones might be for you.


*Udall and NOAA Hollings Workshop

Wednesday, September 23 at 3:30 PM, Gressette Room, 3rd Floor Harper College

Sophomores & Juniors, The Udall offers $5,000 for students with a commitment to the environment, or to Native Americans in fields related to health care, the environment, or tribal public policy

Sophomores, The Hollings offers up to $28,000 to students studying STEM fields, or teacher education which supports NOAA's programs and mission; includes summer internship with a NOAA facility


Fellowship Fridays

September 25 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Come learn about national fellowships - what they are, why you should apply, and which ones might be for you.


*Boren Scholarship and Fellowship and Critical Language Scholarship Workshop

Monday, September 28 at 4 PM, Gressette Room, Harper College 3rd Floor

Undergraduate & Graduate Students, These two opportunities focus on critical language study, with CLS being a summer program, and Boren offering up to $20,000 for an undergraduate year abroad


October

Fellowship Fridays

October 2 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Come learn about national fellowships - what they are, why you should apply, and which ones might be for you.


*Truman Policy Proposal Workshop

Friday, October 2 at 2 PM, Sloan 315

For current applicants, this workshop will walk you through the process of creating a policy proposal


Rotary Global Grant Workshop

Tuesday, October 13 at 4 PM, Gressette Room, 3rd Floor Harper College

Juniors, Seniors, & Graduate Students, $30,000+ for graduate work abroad in one of Rotary's six areas of focus: Water & Sanitation, Education & Literacy, Maternal & Child Health, Disease Prevention & Treatment, Economic & Community Development, or Peace & Conflict Prevention and Resolution


*Capstone Focus on NOAA Hollings

Friday, October 16 at 12 PM, Capstone Study Shack

Capstone Sophomores, The Hollings offers up to $28,000 to students studying STEM fields, or teacher education which supports NOAA's programs and mission; includes summer internship with a NOAA facility


*Pickering, Rangel, and Payne Workshop

Tuesday, October 27 at 4 PM, Legare 322

Seniors & Graduate Students, $90,000 to fund a graduate degree for students planning a career in the Foreign Service


November

Junior Outreach Information Session

Friday, November 6 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Offers a brief overview of some of the fellowships juniors should consider as they approach senior year, including NSF, Fulbright, Rhodes, and Rotary


Junior Outreach Information Session

Friday, November 13 at 12 PM, Legare 322

Offers a brief overview of some of the fellowships juniors should consider as they approach senior year, including NSF, Fulbright, Rhodes, and Rotary


Marshall, Mitchell, and Rhodes Scholarship Workshop

Monday, November 16 at 4 PM, Gressette Room, Harper College 3rd floor

Seniors & Graduate Students, Support study for a graduate degree in the UK and Ireland


Summer Opportunities for Freshmen and Sophomores

Monday, November 23 at 4 PM, Legare 322

Learn about summer programs such as NSF REUs, the UK Summer Fulbright, and the DAAD RISE




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