Through individual counseling and group workshops, the GSAS Office of Fellowships provides a range of services to assist graduate students in their search for fellowship funding and on many issues related to professional development.


Cynthia Verba, Director of Fellowships

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Fulbrights and Proposal Writing

Posted Tuesday, 06 March 2012

Fulbright Orientation and Advice on Proposal Writing

There will be two important sessions that will help you to prepare for next year's Fulbright competition and to learn how to write a fellowship proposal.

The first is a Fulbright orientation, which will take place on Tuesday, April 24 at 4 p.m., Dudley House Common Room.  The second, which is on how to write a fellowship proposal, is on Wednesday, April 25, at 4 p.m., also Dudley House Common Room.  In addition there will be a session on applying for postdoctoral fellowships on Wednesday, May 2, at 4 p.m., Dudley House Private Dining Room.



A Reminder about Professional Development
Scholarly Pursuits: A Guide to Professional Development During the Graduate Years is available to you. Be sure to see the advice on writing fellowship proposals, as well as winning samples. Scholarly Pursuits is also available in paper at Holyoke Center 350.


For additional advice on writing, see Writing Resources.