Posts by Jolynn Parker

In the News: Jordan Barrett named 2017 Astronaut Scholar

Jordan Barrett ’18, a rising senior studying physics and mathematics, has just been named a 2017-2018 recipient of the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation’s (ASF) award. Barrett worked with the Center for Fellowship and Scholarship Advising (CFSA) to prepare his Astronaut Scholar application.  CFSA helps undergraduates, graduate students and alumni explore nationally competitive scholarship opportunities and assists them…

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Clear Views

Kait Hobson, ’16, is currently serving as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Thailand.  She sent this photo of a starry sky from a recent camping trip in Chiang Mai.

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Scholarship & Funding Opportunities for Study Abroad

Scholarship & Funding Opportunities for Study Abroad • Please note that in most cases, you do NOT need to have been accepted into your study abroad program at the time of scholarship application. • Check the eligibility guidelines for each scholarship before you begin applying. • Check the on-line application deadline date. The deadlines vary…

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Gilman Award – Writing Tips

Tips for applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for Study Abroad –Don’t wait until the last minute to apply. –Spend some time reading the Gilman website to get a sense of the program & for inspiration, ideas! Listen to one of their webnairs. –Read the essay questions carefully. Answer the questions that are…

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