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Upcoming deadlines/events:

Fulbright Application Info Sessions

Aug. 23 and 24 - 5:30 - 6:30 

Room 108 Hutton Honors College

Fulbright Applicaiton Crash Courses

Aug. 25 - 4 - 5:30 - Ballantine 107

Aug. 29 - 4 - 5:30 - Student Building 230

Aug. 31 - 4 - 5:30 - Student Building 230

Fulbright Campus Deadline: Mon. Sept. 4

Info Session about Awards for Graduate Study

(Churchill, Gates Cambridge, Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes, Scharzmann)

Aug. 23 - 6:30 - 7:30

Room 108 Hutton Honors College

Campus deadline for awards requiring nomination (Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes): Mon. Sept. 4

Competitive Award Application Workshops 2017

Learn about and prepare applications for nationally-competitive awards such as Fulbright, NSF GRFP, Churchill, Rhodes, Schwarzman and many more!

Five workshops will be held on Wednesday afternoons from 4:00 - 5:00 in room 108 of the Hutton Honors College.   

Workshops will be complemented by activities in a Canvas course and guests will include students who have received awards and a representative from a national award agency. 

If the time conflicts with your schedule, you can participate via activities in a Canvas course. Send RSVP and inquiries to workshop leader Paul Fogleman: pfoglema@iu.edu

Workshop dates and titles:

March 8 – Finding your Awards - You will learn about how to find awards based on your discipline, qualifications and interests. 

March 22 - Articulating Leadership and Engagement - This session will address how to articulate leadership in nationally-competitive award applications. It will also address how to convey maturity and adaptability and, toward that end, the importance of taking part in relevant and engaging activities on campus and in the community.

March 29 – Post graduate study in the UK, Ireland and China - Will address what is expected of students competing for highly selective award competitions. Presentation and Q & A with a representative of the Schwarzman Scholars Program.

April 12 – Creating your statement of purpose. - We will critique sample statements and there will be a discussion and Q & A with an award recipient. 

April 19 – Co-curricular Activities to Enhance Application - A discussion with graduating seniors.