Welcome to CFSA

Boren Awards Workshops with Program Officer Craig Frederickson

By Kate Hanson | Oct 22, 2014

The Center for Fellowship & Scholarship Advising (CFSA) is excited to welcome Craig Frederickson, a Boren Program Officer with the Institute of International Education (IIE), who will give a workshop for students on creating competitive applications for Boren Scholarships & Fellowships. Boren offers generous funding for the study of critical need languages in countries of interest…

2014 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellows

By Kate Hanson | Oct 7, 2014

The Center for Fellowship & Scholarship Advising is proud of Syracuse University’s three NSF GRFP winners in 2014: Ariel Ash-Shakoor, a Ph.D. student in bioengineering, Kelsey John, a Ph.D. student in cultural foundations of education, and David Wilson ’14, a graduate in biomedical engineering who began a Ph.D. program at Johns Hopkins University this fall.  The…

CLS Webinar schedule announced

By Kate Hanson | Sep 29, 2014

The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program will be hosting 3 webinars this fall. Each webinar will give an overview of the CLS Program but also dive into a specific topic related to the program. CLS is a program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and it is part of…

Goldwater Scholarship 2015 Application – now open!

By Kate Hanson | Sep 24, 2014

Science, Math, and Engineering students: The competition is open for the 2015 Goldwater Scholarship and we hope that you might consider applying.  Applicants are sophomores or juniors, US citizens, have engaged in research, and have the potential for a successful career in the fields of science, math, or engineering. Goldwater is interested in future researchers,…

Interested in less commonly taught languages?

By Kate Hanson | Sep 11, 2014

Come learn about the Critical Language Scholarship with Angela Woods, Program Officer for CLS/State Department and SU alum  Click on “Events” tab to RSVP!       Part I: Critical Language Scholarship Program Seminar with Angela Woods Information and advice on how to apply. Wednesday, September 17th, 4:00-5:00 PM, 341 Eggers Hall Part II: Essay Writing Workshop…

What We Do

Interest Meetings

One-on-One Advising

Writing Workshops

Interview Preparation

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

february 2020

07feb12:00 pm1:00 pmGilman Scholarship Interest Session

20feb12:30 pm2:00 pmGilman Scholarship Writing Workshop

26feb3:00 pm4:30 pmGilman Scholarship Writing Workshop

27feb1:00 pm4:00 pmGilman Scholarship Walk-in Hours

28feb12:30 pm2:00 pmGilman Scholarship Writing Workshop

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march 2020

02mar1:00 pm4:00 pmGilman Scholarship Walk-In Hours

06mar1:00 pm2:00 pmGraduate Student Fellowships and Scholarships Information Session

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april 2020

24apr12:00 pm1:30 pmFulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session

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