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Rosenblum Selected as a Finalist for Prestigious Schwarzman Scholars Program

By Melissa Welshans | Oct 29, 2019

Kyle Rosenblum, a senior psychology and policy studies major and a member of the Renée Crown University Honors Program, has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious Schwarzman Scholars program. Kyle is the first Schwarzman finalist from Syracuse University since the Schwarzman Scholars program launched in 2015. Kyle says he decided to apply because…

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Barry Goldwater Scholarship Application NOW OPEN

By Melissa Welshans | Oct 21, 2019

CFSA is excited to announce that the 2020 application for the Barry Goldwater Scholarship is now open! The Barry Goldwater Scholarship is designed to attract outstanding students into careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit to students who are sophomores or juniors during the current…

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Syracuse University Submits Record Number of 2020 Fulbright Grant Applications

By Melissa Welshans | Oct 9, 2019

Syracuse University Submits Record Number of 2020 Fulbright Grant Applications

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Military-Connected Students of the Month: Marine Corps Veterans and Gilman Scholars Tristan Carson ’20 and Zach Watson ’20

By Melissa Welshans | Oct 9, 2019

Military-Connected Students of the Month: Marine Corps Veterans and Gilman Scholars Tristan Carson ’20 and Zach Watson ’20

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MFA Graduate Student and CLS recipient, Neil Cooney, featured in SU’s Graduate School Newsletter

By Melissa Welshans | Oct 9, 2019

AS REPORTED IN SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY’S GRADUATE STUDENT NEWSLETTER: Grad Student Spends Summer in Korea through a Critical Language Scholarship The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) is a program funded by the Department of State that sends undergraduate and graduate students abroad to learn a critical-need foreign language (Swahili, Arabic, Russian, Hindi, Chinese, among others) for 8…

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A note on institutional endorsement:

We require all Syracuse University students who are seeking institutional endorsement for the Marshall Scholarship, Rhodes Scholarship, Mitchell Scholarship, or Luce Scholars Program to register with CFSA by June 1 and to complete an “Intent to Apply” form by July 1, detailing their record on leadership, service, academic accomplishments, and their rationale for the application.

A campus committee will meet in July to review these forms and select the students who will be endorsed by the University.  Students seeking CFSA’s support and assistance with applications to the Gates-Cambridge Scholarship, the Schwarzman Scholars Program, or the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program should also complete the form.  The “Intent to Apply” Form will open in late May and close on July 1.

Upcoming Events

To request disability accommodations for any of the events below, please email cfsa@syr.edu

december 2019

4dec2:00 pm- 3:30 pmSTEM Summer Research Opportunities Information Session
6dec3:30 pm- 5:00 pmRemembrance Scholarship Information Session