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.

STEM Students: Goldwater Scholarship Nomination Deadline Nov 10 (noon)

The BARRY GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP is designed to attract outstanding students into research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit to students who are sophomores or juniors during the current academic year and who have excellent academic records and demonstrated interest in and potential for research careers […]

Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship Program Application Open!

Funded by the U.S. Department of State, the Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship Program provides outstanding students pursuing an IT-related degree with a challenging and rewarding opportunity to apply technology solutions to the business of diplomacy. The program awards five Fellows (three graduates and two undergraduates) with tuition assistance, mentorship, and professional development to launch their […]

Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA) Junior Summer Institute, Deadline Nov 1

The Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA) is now accepting applications for the 2018 PPIA Fellowship! PPIA prepares undergraduates to be competitive candidates for top degree programs in the fields of public policy, public administration or international affairs through participation in a Junior Summer Institute (JSI). JSI is an intensive, 7-week, academic program during […]

Princeton in Africa, Asia and Latin America Applications Open!

Princeton in Africa, Princeton in Asia, Princeton in Latin America fellowships provide year-long fellowships working in non-profit and community settings in multiple countries. Young alumni and graduating seniors from any college or university accredited in the United States are eligible to apply (all citizenships). Prior experience in country is not a prerequisite. For more information, application process […]

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Application Open! Deadline Nov. 15

The application for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program–a fully-funded summer study abroad program–is now open! The CLS Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. Students spend eight to ten weeks abroad studying one of 14 critical languages (see below). The program includes […]

Obama Foundation Fellowship–Looking for Civic Innovators! Deadline 10/6/17

The Obama Foundation Fellows will be a diverse set of community-minded rising stars – organizers, inventors, artists, entrepreneurs, journalists, and more – who are altering the civic engagement landscape. By engaging their fellow citizens to work together in new and meaningful ways, Obama Foundation Fellows will model how any individual can become an active citizen […]

Middlebury Internal Deadlines for Watson and Fulbright on 9/12 and 9/13

Internal deadlines are coming up! Details below: Watson Fellowship: Middlebury’s application deadline is noon on Tuesday, 9/12/17. All students registered in the online Watson application system received an updated email with updated instructions on 9/8. Because of issues generated pdfs from the online system, the fellowships office will do that for you. However, you must email […]