Participation in at least one of these three workshops is mandatory for applicants to be considered for an institutional endorsement, which is required for each of these scholarships mentioned (except the Gates Cambridge).

Workshop I

Fall Semester

October 4
Penn Hall Lyceum (3rd floor)
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

How to Start Writing!

The primary focus of this workshop will be to look at the specific requirements of the Truman and the Goldwater with regard to writing the policy statement and the research description, respectively.  Carnegie, St. Andrew's, and NSF will be discussed if attendees are interested.

Spring Semester

February 22, 2018
Glatfelter Hall, 301
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration required

The primary focus will be on writing for the Fulbright, Rhodes, and Marshall; however, all writing related to scholarships covered during the 2/12  info session will be reviewed if attendees are interested, especially Mitchell, Soros, Knight-Hennessy, Schwarzman, Davies-Jackson, and Gates-Cambridge Scholarships.

Workshop II

Fall Semester

October 17
Penn Hall Lyceum (3rd floor)
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

The primary focus of this workshop will be on the essays required for the Carnegie, Beinecke, St. Andrew's Society, DAAD, and Elie Wiesel.  Applications for the Truman and Goldwater are welcome, however.

Spring Semester

March 2, 2018
Penn Hall (2nd floor) 2B
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Registration required

Writing for the Fulbright, Marshall, Mitchell, Soros, Knight-Hennessy, Schwarzman, Davies-Jackson, and Gates-Cambridge Scholarships.

Workshop III

Fall Semester

December 3
Penn Hall Lyceum
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The purpose of this workshop is for participants to demonstrate the progress they’ve made in preparing their application essays.  This workshop is specifically offered for those Juniors who will be studying off-campus during the upcoming Spring semester and for Sophomores who will be studying off-campus during the entirety of their Junior year.  Please note: At least one scholarship writing workshop is required to be eligible to be considered for an institutional endorsement for the Fulbright, Rhodes, Marshall, and/or Mitchell Scholarships!  Students are required to provide availability schedules in order to set up the required preliminary campus interviews. 

Spring Semester

March 22, 2018
Penn Hall Lyceum (3rd floor)
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration required

Writing for the Fulbright, Marshall, Mitchell, Soros, Knight-Hennessy, Schwarzman, Davies-Jackson, and Gates-Cambridge Scholarships.

Please note that at this workshop, availability schedules will be collected in order to set up the required preliminary campus interviews taking place in April.