Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship | Apply by October 14

The Rangel Graduate Fellowship is a premier U.S. Department of State program created to attract diverse talent to its Foreign Service. The program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, women, and those with financial need. The fellowship seeks individuals committed to promoting positive change in the world as U.S. diplomats for the Foreign Service. Selected fellows will receive support for graduate school, internships, and professional development. The fellowship provides a pathway to a uniquely rewarding career as a Foreign Service Officer representing…

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PPIA Alumni Panel | July 30

Join the Public Policy and International Affairs program for an engaging opportunity to learn about the Columbia | SIPA experience from PPIA JSI alumni who have completed its 21-month MIA/MPA program! During this event, a panel discussion will take place followed by a Q&A with the audience to answer any questions about applying, student life, career opportunities and more. Nunn School Alumna, Ayanda Francis (EIA, 2014) is one of the featured presenters. She has shared a bit about her experience with the PPIA Junior Summer Institutes before on the blog.…

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Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans | Apply by October 29

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is a $90,000 merit-based fellowship exclusively for immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate school in the United States. The program draws more than 2,200 applications annually for just 30 fellowships. The rigorous selection process is focused on identifying the most promising New Americans who are poised to make significant contributions to the nation through their work. In addition, the selection team looks for a commitment to the United States’ fundamental principles and ideals. The Fellows can study in any degree-granting…

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Oak Ridge National Labs Seed Grants for PhDs and Postdocs at Georgia Tech

Applications are now being accepted for the inaugural GT-ORNL Seed Grant program for Georgia Tech PhD students and postdoctoral researchers. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is the largest multi-program science and energy laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy, located in east Tennessee, about a 3 hour drive from Georgia Tech. Based on its longstanding partnership with ORNL, Georgia Tech has the opportunity to offer seed grants to qualified PhD students and post-docs to further research collaborations with ORNL. It is our hope that these grants will be a catalyst…

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APSIA Online Graduate School Fair | July 23

APSIA Online Graduate School Fair July 23, 2020 10am – 12:30pm EDT https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/apsia/e/XMzEr Thinking about Grad School? Searching for an international career in the private, public, or non-governmental sector?Whether you’ve just started your search or have a shortlist in mind, representatives of APSIA’s top international affairs and public policy graduate schools can help you navigate the admissions process. Register today and answer your questions about: application requirements, curricula and joint degrees, financial aid, and career opportunities. Go beyond what you read on a website – leave with new information and…

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Virtual UK Study Tour Summer Schedule – Marshall Mondays – Brunch and Learn

The UK virtual tour sessions, to include an introduction to top university programs, short lectures, meetings with post-graduate Fulbright & Marshall Scholars and closing with a Q&A session. June 22, 2020 12:00 PM EST  – Marshall Monday – University College London – Brunch and Learn Registration Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIrc–uqD0tGdJ3qXbApgF6MtYxWrfJD8xK June 29, 2020 12:00 PM EST  – Marshall Monday – University of Warwick – Brunch and Learn Registration Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0of-usrzIjHdQTcCSf3ujZElHuMnYOyiiI July 6, 2020 12:00 PM EST  – Marshall Monday – University of Manchester – Brunch and Learn Registration Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrcO-hqj4rGt1lnLFLyVFs3ve_Uwr1pXuX July 13,…

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Knight-Hennessey Scholarship Webinar | June 4

Are you a junior or senior?  Attend a Knight-Hennessy Panel Discussion with three current GT winners!! Thursday June 4, 12:00-1:00 PM EDT Connect to the Panel Discussion here: https://bluejeans.com/577865363 The Knight-Hennessy Scholarship provides full funding for any graduate or professional degree at Stanford University. The scholarship aims to prepare the next generation of global leaders to address the complex challenges facing the world today. Applicants must be high-achieving students, either US citizens or international students, with demonstrated leadership and civic commitment. See flyer for more information.

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Fulbright Student Programs for 2021-2022

Nunn School students are invited to apply for 2021-2022 Fulbright Awards! The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. Georgia Tech’s Prestigious Fellowships Advisor, Dr. Karen Mura, has identified programs in social science and humanities that are taught in English, fully funded, and were underapplied for in past years. Click here to see the full list. For more information, visit the Fulbright site or contact Dr. Mura for more information. Applications due August 1, 2020.

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Prestigious Fellowships Webinars | May 4 – 6

Please join GT’s Prestigious Fellowships Advisor Karen Mura to learn more about the Knight Hennessy Scholars, UK Prestigious Scholarships, and Fulbright programs. These scholarship programs are planning to move ahead confidently with the 2020-21 application cycle. Join Karen on Bluejeans on Monday May 4 from 4-5 PM for the Knight-Hennessy Webinar and on Tuesday May 5 from 4-5 PM for the UK Prestigious Fellowships Webinar.  You will learn more about opportunities to study, conduct research, or earn a graduate degree after graduation.  In addition, there will be a LIVE Fulbright INFO SESSION with a Fulbright Rep on…

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Virtual Meet Up with Grad Students: Learn from their experiences! | April 22

April 22 | 3 – 4 pm| https://bluejeans.com/243781214 | Meeting ID: 243781214  Chat with current GT master’s and PhD students. Learn what to consider before applying for grad school anywhere. For questions, contact Susan Belmonte If you missed the virtual meet-up with GT grad students on April 22 and want to learn from their experiences, here is the link to the BlueJeans session. https://bluejeans.com/s/Htj3L/ Panelists were: Becca Berge: MBA, Scheller College of Business: becca.berge@ gmail.com​ Abigail Cohen: PhD, Enviromental Engineering – College of Engineering, abirae@gatech.edu ​ Pierre Debnam: M.S., Computer…

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