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.

Michel David-Weill Scholarship for Graduate Study at Sciences Po; Nomination Deadline 10/15

Nomination applications from current seniors/super seniors for the Michel David-Weill Scholarship are due to the fellowships office by noon on Oct 15. The scholarship supports a two-year masters program (most are taught in English; some in French) at Sciences Po. Candidates must be U.S. citizens, current seniors or super-seniors, and have a GPA of 3.7+. […]

Nomination Applications for the Churchill Scholarship Due Oct 1 (noon)!

The competition is now open for 15 Churchill Scholarships in science, mathematics, and engineering! Current seniors or recent graduates (2018 and 2017.5) must apply for Middlebury’s nomination by noon on Oct. 1.  The Churchill Scholarship provide funding for a year of Master’s study at the University of Cambridge, based at Churchill College. Nominees apply for one […]

Kanders Churchill Scholarship (MPhilPP, Cambridge University)–Deadline Oct 10!

The deadline for the Kanders Churchill Scholarship is fast approaching: Oct 10, 2018!  The Kanders Churchill Scholarship is designed to address the growing divide between science and science policy and supports a one-year masters program in public policy at Cambridge University. To apply, candidates will state their interest in the Kanders Churchill Scholarship on their Cambridge […]

Watson Webinar on Wed 9/12 at 3pm EST!

The Watson foundation is holding a fall webinar for prospective applicants on Wednesday, September 12th, 3pm ET. This webinar would be great for students interested in learning more about the Watson and those applying for nomination this year. You can sign up for the webinar here: Sign up for the Watson Webinar on 9/12 From foster care to […]

August Reminders for Watson and Fulbright Applicants

For those thinking about applying for a Fulbright or Watson Fellowship this fall, read on for reminders and answers to common questions. Dean Gates will be out of the office Aug 5-21. During this time, you can reach Colleen Norden at fellowships@middlebury.edu.  ———- Watson Applicant Notes If you are not yet registered for the Watson […]

NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program & NIH MD/PhD Partnership Training Program Application Opens Aug 1

The application portal opens August 1, 2018! These programs are looking for outstanding scholars who wish to pursue a PhD or MD/PhD through an accelerated, interdisciplinary, collaborative biomedical research program. The program is based on the British system, in which students perform doctoral research without required formal courses other than those students choose to take […]

Summer Meeting and Application Feedback Availability for Dean Gates

Dean Gates will be available for conversations and fellowship feedback July 12-Aug 3. For meetings (phone, Skype, in-person), sign up on the online calendar at go/fellowships . If there are no times or no times that work for you, follow the instructions online and contact fellowships@middlebury.edu to arrange a time. Do not email Dean Gates […]