Author Archives: Lisa Gates

About Lisa Gates

Lisa Gates is associate dean for fellowships and research at Middlebury College. To contact Dean Gates, send an email to lgates@middlebury.edu or call x3183.

Fully-funded PhD Programs for Study in UK and Australia

10 new generous, fully funded PhD Studentships for study in the UK and Australia The University of Exeter and the University of Queensland are proud to announce 10 new generous, fully funded PhD studentships that will allow successful students to graduate with a joint PhD from the two institutions. The University of Exeter and the […]

Upcoming Fulbright Deadlines and Application Tips

For those thinking about applying for a Fulbright grant in the fall, just a reminder about deadlines and things to be thinking about. Please read carefully as I attempt to address below some common questions I get from applicants and issues I see in reviewing materials. Upcoming Deadlines: August 15 “Intend to Apply” Deadline: Send a copy […]

New! Kanders Churchill Fellowship for Graduate Study of Science Policy

The Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States is pleased to announce the launch of the Kanders Churchill Scholarship for the 2017 Churchill Scholarship competition, for attendance at Churchill College, University of Cambridge, in the 2018-19 academic year. The Churchill Scholarship dates to 1963 and was established at the request of Sir Winston Churchill to […]

Rangel Graduate Fellowship Program Deadline Sept. 21

The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program at www.rangelprogram.org!  The fellowship funds graduate study (and more) for seniors and young alumni interested in pursuing careers in the foreign service. Candidates from minority groups underrepresented in the foreign service, women, and those with […]

German Chancellor Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

The 2017 German Chancellor Fellowship for Tomorrow’s Leaders, sponsored by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is targeted at university graduates from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the USA, who have already acquired initial leadership experience and are interested in spending a year working on research-based, self-developed projects with a host of their choice in Germany, […]

Travel Grants for STEM Students from Underrepresented Groups

These conferences and travel support may be of interest! Summer Undergrad Researchers: Apply for Travel Grants to October National Diversity in STEM Conference The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is accepting applications from summer undergraduate researchers for travel grants to the 2017 National Diversity in STEM Conference, which will be held […]