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In the News: Four Receive Fulbright UK Summer Institute Grants to Study Abroad This Summer

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 14, 2018

Four Syracuse University students have been named as student cultural ambassadors through the US-UK Fulbright Commission’s UK Summer Institute program.  They are Brittney Loper, a freshman dual major in marketing in the Whitman School of Management and television, radio and film in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications; Alaina Marra, a freshman student in…

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In the News: Students to Engage Around the World through Fulbright Grants

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 9, 2018

Zainab Abdali has worked with Syracuse’s refugee community during her four years at Syracuse. Her experience tutoring and talking to Somali high school students who grew up in refugee camps in Kenya motivated her to apply for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program English Teaching Assistantship in Kenya. Abdali, a senior majoring in English and textual…

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In the News: Sareta Gladson is a 2018 SMART Scholar

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 4, 2018

Sareta Gladson, a freshman aerospace engineering major in the College of Engineering and Computer Science from San Pedro, California, and a member of the Renée Crown University Honors Program, was recently named a recipient of a Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship from the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). The award will fully…

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In the News: Jade Rhoads Earns Prestigious Pickering Fellowship

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 1, 2018

Jade Rhoads’ interest in pursuing an advanced degree in international affairs and working in the Foreign Service began during her service in the military. Rhoads served active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps from 2005-09—stationed at Camp Pendleton, California, and deployed to Iraq during the years of 2006 and 2008, primarily in the Al Anbar…

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In the News: Bethany Murphy Receives the Prestigious NOAA Hollings Scholarship

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Apr 30, 2018

Bethany Murphy ’20, a first-generation environmental engineering major from Massachusetts, is one of just 120 annual recipients of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship.  Named for Senator Ernest “Fritz” Hollings of South Carolina, the award provides up to $9,500 per year for two years of full-time study for students…

What We Do

Interest Meetings

One-on-One Advising

Writing Workshops

Interview Preparation

Upcoming Events

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

august 2019

23aug11:00 am- 1:00 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
30aug10:30 am- 12:30 pmFulbright Writing Workshop

september 2019

4sep3:45 pm- 5:05 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
5sep12:00 pm- 2:00 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
6sep10:30 am- 12:30 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
6sep12:30 pm- 1:30 pmGilman Information Session
9sep10:30 am- 12:30 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
10sep1:00 pm- 3:00 pmFulbright Writing Workshop
16sep5:00 pm- 6:00 pmPaul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans Information Session
20sep1:00 pm- 2:30 pmNSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) Information Session

october 2019

3oct3:30 pm- 5:00 pmNSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Writing Workshop
4oct2:00 pm- 4:00 pmCritical Language Scholarship (CLS) Information Session
11oct2:00 pm- 3:30 pmNSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Writing Workshop

november 2019

7nov4:00 pm- 5:30 pmBoren Information Session
13nov9:30 am- 11:00 amCLS Writing Workshop

december 2019

4dec2:00 pm- 3:30 pmSTEM Summer Research Opportunities Information Session