Best Practices for Fellowships

Boren, Fulbright, White House, Pickering, Payne, Rangel…Interested in one of these fellowships? Come to our presentation, “Best Practices in Applying to Internships and Fellowships” to ask questions and learn more. Fellowships are designed to support graduate study, research or other professional training opportunities within an industry. Short-term and competitive, the focus is often on expanding leadership within a field. Nunn School students have applied for and been awarded a number of these prestigious fellowships. Learn more about which fellowships you may be eligible for and how to prepare a strong application. Raj…

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Upcoming Fellowship & Scholarship Deadlines

Below are the deadlines for many prominent fellowship and scholarship opportunities for 2016-2017 with fall and early winter deadlines! For more information, check out the links below the deadlines and keep close track of updated dates.   White House Fellows Requirements: Completed undergraduate education, 18 years of age or older Deadline: January 12th, 2017 (opens on November 2nd, 2016) Learn more at – https://www.whitehouse.gov/participate/fellows   Boren Scholarship – Awards for International Study Requirements: Undergraduate, critical language skills, and a national security service requirement Deadline: February 9th, 2017 Learn more at – https://www.borenawards.org/boren_scholarship/basics.html   Boren Fellowship  Requirements: National security…

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Rangel Graduate Fellowships – Apply by Sept 19, 2016

The Rangel Program is a collaborative effort between Howard University and the U.S. State Department that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers as diplomats in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Department of State. The program seeks individuals interested in helping to shape a freer, more secure and prosperous world through formulating, representing, and implementing U.S. foreign policy. The Program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need. There are two major components to the…

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AICGS Transatlantic Exchange Program: Immigration, Integration, and a New Transatlantic Generation.

AICGS’ New Transatlantic Exchange Program: Giving Voice to Diversity | AICGS AICGS is pleased to announce the continuation of its German-American youth exchange program on the theme “Immigration, Integration, and a New Transatlantic Generation.” AICGS is recruiting twenty young leaders from academia, media, business, politics, and society with little or no experience with transatlantic relations for seminars and site visits in Washington and Berlin. The application deadline is 15 May 2016. For details regarding the application process, please go to the Program and Application tabs. This innovative program will establish…

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Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award 2016, Andrew Wirt

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs has awarded INTA Senior Andrew Wirt the 2016 Outstanding Undergraduate Award to recognize his impressive academic performance and excellent service to the community. Andrew has taken full advantage of Georgia Tech’s academic opportunities throughout his undergraduate career, but is better known for his compassionate and empathetic nature.  His compassion is perhaps best put in his own words; in Andrew’s official application, he stated: “There is no award I will ever feel comfortable accepting for doing what I believe is the right thing to do. I feel…

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Fulbright and Prestigious Fellowships and Scholarships

We want you to know how to build your resumes and portfolios and prepare to apply for prestigious fellowships like the Marshall, Fulbright, Carnegie, etc. Come join a conversation about how to build a viable portfolio over your years at GT to be well prepared when the time comes to apply for such fellowships. Come to learn and understand the sorts of things that would increase your competitiveness for such fellowships right from their freshmen or sophomore years. Here are a couple of opportunities to learn more about the Fulbright…

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Nunn School Summer Grants – 2016

NUNN SCHOOL GRANTS for Unpaid Summer Internships and Domestic Travel – Applications due Monday, April 25, 2016 Do you have an unpaid summer internship or a domestic academic seminar or conference you are attending? Do you need financial support to defray costs related to accepting unpaid internships or travel this summer?   The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs is providing a fixed number of grants to support students participating in unpaid summer internships or attending academic seminars and conferences. Last year seven students received grants ranging from $500 to…

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Funding Available for Student Initiatives

If you have a great idea for a campus project or initiative, the Georgia Tech Student Foundation (GTSF) might be willing to fund it. GTSF will give out around $19,000 this semester, and applications are now open for the first round of the allocation process. All student organizations, as well as individual students unaffiliated with an organization, are eligible to apply. Applications are reviewed by GTSF members and prioritized based on the activity’s novelty, philanthropic value, ability to further the mission of the Student Foundation, and feasibility. The event or…

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