Discover national fellowships and scholarships

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Fellowship and scholarship applications require time, effort and devotion. These workshops and information sessions will give you tools you need to stay organized and prepare a competitive submission. If you are thinking about applying for a prestigious award in the next academic year, these events are highly recommended!

Register for one (or all!) of the events listed below via Google Form.

For more information, contact Dean Amanda McCarthy at

Personal Statement Writing Workshop

Wednesday, April 7 at 3:30 p.m. EDT

The Writing Resource Center and the Office of Undergraduate Studies are co-hosting a writing workshop for students actively applying for fellowships and scholarships. Learn more about the types of writing associated with these prestigious opportunities and how to craft your best work.
If you are currently working on an essay, please bring it to the workshop!

Fellowship and Scholarship Workshop: Developing a Plan

Wednesday, April 14 at 3:30 p.m. EDT

Applying for a prestigious award in the next academic year? Then this workshop is highly recommended! Fellowship and scholarship applications require time, effort, and devotion. This workshop will give you the necessary tools for the organization and planning to ultimately lead to a competitive submission.

Selecting and Working with References Workshop

Monday, April 19 at 3:30 p.m. EDT

Asking for a letter of recommendation seems like a relatively simple task until you are confronted with who and how to ask. Learn how best to select and support your reference writers through the development of a letter.

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program: Engaging with the World

Wednesday, April 28 at 3:30 p.m. EDT

Learn more about The Fulbright U.S. Student Program from past winners! Interested students should attend to hear from a panel of past CWRU award winners, opportunities with the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, campus processes and deadlines, and application support and guidance.