For those in the nomination process for the Marshall, the online application is now available here: . In my emails to you, I specified which district you should register through–if you don’t have that info or have questions, let me know. We do try to spread potential nominees across different districts as much as possible. […]

Reminders: if you intend to apply for nomination for the Churchill, Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes or St. Andrews, you must do so by April 7. See for instructions. You must apply by this deadline to be eligible for nomination. Those interested in the Watson and Fulbright grants should submit a preliminary application by April 15. […]

Congratulations to Hasher Nisar, Middlebury’s newest Marshall Scholar! The scholarship will support Hasher’s graduate study of Islamic Studies at Oxford University. Read more about Hasher and the Marshall scholarship at

For those applying for a British Scholarship (Churchill, Gates-Cambridge, Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes) in the fall, read on for notes to help you structure your work on applications. I am here during summer, but will be traveling too—so my ability to respond to you may be faster or slower depending on when you contact me. Available appointment hours […]

For those working on Marshall applications for the Fall 2016 cycle, below are some points to review carefully. Yes, it’s detailed and dense, but that’s all part of working through the application process!  The FAQ’s can be found The Commission emphasizes that in appointing Scholars the selectors will look for candidates who have the potential […]

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