Welcome to CFSA

Spending the summer in DC?

By Kate Hanson | Mar 22, 2013

Student scholarship for summer in Washington, D.C. The SU Alumni Club of Washington, DC will offer a $1500 scholarship to a qualifying SU student who is spending the summer in Washington, DC as a part of a professional or educational growth opportunity. The recipient must be enrolled full time at SU, demonstrate a financial need…

Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

By Kate Hanson | Mar 1, 2013

Deadline approaching!  March 11, 2013 The US-UK Fulbright Commission is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2013 UK Summer Institutes. Participants in these programmes can expect an exciting academic programme at a highly regarded UK University, the chance to actively explore the culture, heritage and history of the UK, and to develop…

$3,000 toward unpaid DC internships for women

By Kate Hanson | Feb 27, 2013

$3000 TO COVER DC INTERNSHIP EXPENSES for COLLEGE WOMEN The B.A. Rudolph Foundation seeks to enrich the lives of women through educational and general support for whom a small amount of support could make a significant difference. As part of this mission, the foundation provides a $3,000 scholarship to support university students pursuing unpaid summer internships with Washington-based organizations centered…

Beckman

By Blythe Scherrer | Dec 27, 2012

A nice piece on our two Beckman Scholars over at Arts & Sciences News. Read it here. Are you interested in the Beckman Scholars Program? Learn more here.

Feeling stuck working on personal statements?

By Kate Hanson | Dec 4, 2012

This website has a great little exercise for brainstorming some prose that you could modify for personal statements, application essays, or cover letters.  Why don’t you set a timer for 20 minutes and give it a try? http://www.writing.wisc.edu/Handbook/apessay_tutorial.html Here’s a link to one of my favorite online resources for writing personal statements: https://www.e-education.psu.edu/writingpersonalstatementsonline/p5.html Image: Albrecht Dürer,…

CFSA in 2016-2017

Applicants
Fulbright Recipients
Goldwater Scholars
Udall Scholars

What We Do

Interest Meetings

One-on-One Advising

Writing Workshops

Interview Preparation

Upcoming Events

september 2017

1sep1:00 pm- 2:30 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
5sep3:30 pm- 5:00 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
6sep2:00 pm- 3:30 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
8sep12:00 pm- 1:00 pmGilman Scholarship Interest Session
8sep1:00 pm- 2:30 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
15sep2:30 pm- 4:30 pmNSF Graduate Research Fellowship Interest Session
21sep3:30 pm- 4:30 pmGilman Writing Workshop
29sep12:00 pm- 1:30 pmGilman Writing Workshop
29sep3:00 pm- 5:00 pmNSF Graduate Research Fellowship Writing Workshop

october 2017

2oct10:00 pm- 12:00 pmGilman Writing Workshop
6oct1:00 pm- 2:30 pmCritical Language Scholarship (CLS) Interest Session
13oct3:00 pm- 5:00 pmNSF Graduate Research Fellowship Writing Workshop
27oct11:30 am- 1:00 pmCritical Language Scholarship (CLS) Writing Workshop

november 2017

9nov1:00 pm- 2:30 pmCritical Language Scholarship (CLS) Writing Workshop
10nov12:00 pm- 1:00 pmBoren Awards Interest Session