The University Honors College is hosting two fellowship and scholarship writing groups this summer. These groups are intended to assist students prepare competitive applications for the Fulbright Fellowship and the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. General guidelines about these fellowships will be discussed and writing deadlines will be established for the participants. Undergraduates entering their senior year, and eligible graduate students, are invited to attend. For eligibility please check the appropriate fellowship website provided below.
Fulbright US Student Program: Grants for Graduate Study, Research, or English Teaching Assistantships Abroad
Created by the US Congress, this program provides various grants to study abroad and interact with other cultures while completing coursework, research or other special projects. Institutional nomination is required and the internal UB deadline is early September 2012. For more information visit http://www.fulbright.buffalo.edu/ and http://www.fulbrightonline.org/
The Fulbright writing group will meet on Tuesday, July 10th at 10:00 am in1 07 Capen Hall (Honors College Colloquium Room inside the library).
Dr. Ken Shockley, UB’s Fulbright advisor, will provide information and guidance.