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SU’s First Luce Scholar and a Fulbright Scholar, Laura Marsolek, Gives Presentation at Prestigious Indian University

By Melissa Welshans | Oct 9, 2019

  Art History alum Laura Marsolek (B.A.’13, M.A.’15), SU’s first Luce Scholar and a Fulbright grantee to Kosovo in 2013, recently presented a guest lecture at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly, the Prince of Wales Museum) in Mumbai (Bombay), India. Laura’s lecture was titled “The Jewelry of Jodhpur/Marwar: At Court and in the…

Welcome Adam Crowley, our New Fellowship and Scholarship Advisor!

By Melissa Welshans | Sep 12, 2019

Adam Crowley recently joined the Center for Fellowship & Scholarship Advising staff! Adam was born in Oklahoma and grew up in Missouri, Central New York, and Connecticut. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Connecticut and later returned to Central New York to attend the Syracuse University College of…

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Murphy, White Named Astronaut Scholars

By Melissa Welshans | Jul 17, 2019

Murphy, White Named Astronaut Scholars

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Students, Alumnae to Study Around the World on Critical Language Scholarship

By Melissa Welshans | Jun 17, 2019

Students, Alumnae to Study Around the World on Critical Language Scholarship

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Students Will Be Immersed in Film/Media, Acting Through UK Summer Institute Program

By Melissa Welshans | Jun 6, 2019

Students Will Be Immersed in Film/Media, Acting Through UK Summer Institute Program

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What We Do

Interest Meetings

One-on-One Advising

Writing Workshops

Interview Preparation

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