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Drop-In Hours

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Virtual drop-in hours are available for undergraduate and graduate students

Undergraduate drop-in hours are on Wednesdays from 1 to 3 pm CST, and Thursdays from 3 to 5 pm CST

Graduate drop-in hours are currently unavailable, but will resume in July.

Contact Ivona Pankova to receive the drop-in hours Zoom link, or to schedule an advising appointment.

Events

NSF-GRFP, NDSEG, and Ford Predoctoral Fellowships

September 21, 2:00 PM
In this informational session students lern about the application process for three popular funding sources for early ca...

DAAD Study Scholarship & Research Grant Information Session

September 21, 4:00 PM
The DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) offers recent undergraduates and graduate students the opportunity to study ...

DAAD Study Scholarship & Research Grant Information Session

September 29, 9:00 AM
The DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) offers recent undergraduates and graduate students the opportunity to study ...

Deadlines

Schwarzman Scholars - National Deadline

September 21, All Day
Schwarzman Scholars provides the world's best and brightest students with the opportunity to develop their leadership sk...

Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship - National Deadlin...

September 22, All Day
This fellowship is one of the State Department's premier recruiting programs aimed at increasing diversity among US Fore...

Charles B. Rangel Graduate Fellowship - National Deadline

September 29, All Day
The Rangel Graduate Fellowship aims to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers in the Foreign Service o...

Meet Fellowship Winners

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Truman Scholar

Junior Abigail Roston has been named a Truman Scholar! Read more about Abigail's stellar record of leadership and service!

Contact Beth Pardoe to learn more about the Truman Scholarship.

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Courtney Zhu and Sophie Jiang

Schwarzman Scholars

Alumna Courtney Zhu and senior Sophie Jiang have been named to the newest class of Schwarzman Scholars! Read more about Courtney and Sophie's paths to graduate study in Beijing!

Contact Amy Kehoe to learn more about Schwarzman Scholars.

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Claire Petersen

Marshall Scholar

Alumna Claire Petersen has been named a Marshall Scholar! Read more about Claire's determination to pursue graduate study in the United Kingdom!

Contact Elizabeth Lewis Pardoe to learn more about the Marshall Scholarship.

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