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For those thinking about applying for a Fulbright grant in the fall, here are some notes and suggestions to get you started: If you haven’t yet sent me a preliminary application, we should talk! I am around for much of the summer, but will be traveling too—so my ability to respond to you may be […]
In case you were missed the recent info session about the new Schwarzman Scholarship, here’s the video of the presentation! This is a new masters degree and leadership program, open to seniors and young alumni. See http://schwarzmanscholars.org/ for more information and to apply.
Rod Abhari, Zeke Caceres, Joe Flaherty, Forest Jarvis Priscilla Odinmah–all Class of 2015–and Molly O’Keefe ‘12.5 and Sarah Pollnow ’14 are Middlebury’s newest Fulbright recipients! Read about their plans next year at http://www.middlebury.edu/newsroom/node/494648 .
A shout out to all those excellent Fulbright applicants who helped make Middlebury a top producer of Fulbrighters for 2014-15! We have 12 grantees this year, pursuing research or teaching English all over the globe–Columbia, Germany, Spain, Russia, Brazil, China, Jordan, India, Poland and Ecuador. Rising seniors and young alumni, now is an excellent time […]
February 25, 2015 | Leave a Comment
Join me on those dates to learn more about fellowships for rising seniors and young alumni! Here’s the schedule: Overview of Fall Fellowships (British, Watson, Fulbright), Thursday, February 26, 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103 Preparing a Nomination Application for the British Scholarships: Thursday, March 5, 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103 Preparing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, Thursday, March 12, […]
November 13, 2014 | Leave a Comment
http://www.fulbright.org.uk/fulbright-awards/exchanges-to-the-uk/undergraduates Attention first-year students and sophomores–here’s a Fulbright opportunity for you! The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for US citizens to come to the UK. These summer programs provide the opportunity for US undergraduates (aged over 18), with at least two years of undergraduate study left to complete, to come to the UK on […]
November 13, 2014 | Leave a Comment
http://aif.org/investment-area/leadership/ William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India is a 10-month leadership fellowship that pairs a select number of young professionals with credible NGOs and social enterprises in India in order to accelerate impact and create effective projects that are replicable, scalable, and sustainable. Applicants must be between the ages of 21 and […]
Applications for Critical Language Scholarships (CLS) are due by 8pm EST! www.clscholarship.org/ Nomination applications are due by 5pm for the following: Beinecke (juniors only, graduate school funding in arts, humanities and social sciences) go/beinecke Goldwater (sophomores and juniors; science and math, undergraduate award) go/goldwater St Andrews (seniors; graduate study in Scotland) go/standrews Truman (juniors, graduate school […]
This is a reminder that CLS Program’s third and final webinar will be held TODAY – Friday, October 17th at 3pm EST. This webinar will provide information about the CLS Program, offer tips for a successful application and give ample time for Q&A. This webinar will focus heavily on application tips and will go into this topic […]
October 7, 2014 | Leave a Comment
Applications for the 2015 Humanity in Action Fellowship programs in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris and Warsaw are now open. Middlebury participants have found this to be a fabulous educational experience. Humanity in Action invites applications from college students and recent graduates who are passionate about active and responsible citizenship, diversity and human rights. Current sophomores, […]