Category: Other Scholarship Opportunities

It’s here: the NSO “How to Apply Workshop Series”!

We are super excited to announce a brand new 5-week workshop series for VCU juniors, seniors, grad students and alumni planning to apply for a Fulbright award or another postgraduate scholarship! This series will prepare participants to tackle applications for major postgraduate scholarships, in particular the Fulbright student grant, the Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell, and Gates […]

Presidential Management Fellowship Information Session

Mr. Jeff Wing, National Scholarship Coordinator, will hold an information session regarding the Presidential Management Fellows Program on Monday, September 30, at 10am and Wednesday, October 2nd at 2pm in the conference room in the NSO Conference Room (1210).   The goal of the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) is to recruit into the federal government graduate […]

Australian Government’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

May 4, 2016 http://orau.org/endeavourscholarships/ ORAU has partnered with the Australian Government to seek U.S. and Canadian applicants for Australia’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships, an internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program that provides up to $272,500 Australian dollars (~$204,000 USD or ~$260,000 CAD) for study, research or professional development opportunities between Australia and the world.The Endeavour Scholarships […]

2016 Amgen Scholars Program at Harvard University now accepting applications

Attention undergraduate scientists: Harvard University is one of ten U.S. institutions that again will be offering a ten-week Amgen Scholars Program in the summer of 2016.  The Harvard-Amgen program, with an emphasis on biotechnology research, affords a diverse cohort of rising undergraduate juniors and seniors the opportunity to work in laboratories of faculty across the […]

2016 US-UK Fulbright Summer Institutes Announced

The US-UK Fulbright Commission 2016 UK Summer Institute application period is open! These summer programmes provide the opportunity for US undergraduates (aged over 18), with at least two years of undergraduate study left to complete, to come to the UK on a three, four, five or six week academic and cultural summer programme.  Participants in […]

Got your summer plans in order yet? You could study in the United Kingdom for part of your 2016 summer break with EXPENSES PAID.

  UK Fulbright Summer Institute Information Session Got your summer plans in order yet? You could study in the United Kingdom for part of your 2016 summer break with EXPENSES PAID. The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for US citizens to study in the United Kingdom. These summer programs provide the opportunity for US […]

Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan

A Spring 2016 internship opportunity with the JICC opened up last month to students currently enrolled in a four-year degree program with two or more years of undergraduate study completed. We would like to encourage VCU students to apply for this position if it aligns with your career goals. The application period is open until November 18th, […]

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellows Program 2016–2017: Application is OPEN!

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellows Program 2016–2017 Application materials now available! The Junior Fellows Program provides an opportunity for 10–12 students who desire careers in international affairs to have a substantive one-year working experience in Washington, DC. Junior Fellows provide research assistance to scholars working on Carnegie programs. VCU STUDENTS: All applicants are […]

Curious about the SMART Scholarship?

  The National Scholarship Office will be hosting two information sessions for the SMART and program on Tues., Oct. 20 at 2pm in the School of Engineering West Hall (601 W. Main St.) in room 104 and Wed., Oct 28 at Noon in the School of Engineering-East Hall (401 W. Main St.). in room 2219. The SMART Scholarship for Service […]

SMART and RISE Information Sessions

The National Scholarship Office will be hosting two information sessions for the SMART and RISE programs on Tues., Oct. 20 at 2pm in the School of Engineering West Hall (601 W. Main St.) in room 104 and Wed., Oct 28 at Noon in the School of Engineering-East Hall (401 W. Main St.). in room 2219. […]