Application Tips

With a full course load you might think applying for fellowships and scholarships will be overwhelming. Although the application process is often extensive, the University’s Office of Fellowship Advising can assist with any questions you may have along the way. Before beginning an application, be sure to review our general advice for applicants, tips for obtaining a strong recommendation letter and writing an effective personal statement.

National Fellowship and Scholarship Student Information Sheet

The student information sheet (.doc) is a helpful tool for the Office of Fellowship Advising, as well as for those writing recommendations in support of your scholarship application.  Think of this as a type of résumé, but one specifically designed to help your recommenders be very specific in writing letters for you.