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University of Illinois Undergraduate & Alumni Fulbright Scholarship Workshops: Spring 2018

University of Illinois Undergraduate & Alumni Fulbright Scholarship Workshops: Spring 2018 for Juniors and Seniors.

All events sponsored by the UIUC National and International Scholarships Program.

Full event descriptions are in the attached document titled: Fulbright Meeting Schedule.

The US Student Fulbright website is:  https://us.fulbrightonline.org

Facebook UIUC Fulbright Events page is here.

Tuesday, April 10

Kickoff Fulbright Information Session – 3:30-5:00 pm, 180 Bevier Hall.

Recent Fulbright award winners will be present to share their experiences, an introduction to the Fulbright application process will be shared, and then pizza’s will arrive!  Please come and bring someone with you.

Friday, April 20

Personal Statement Workshop – 3:30-5:00 pm, rm.514 Illini Union Bookstore

A key part of the Fulbright Application is the Personal Statement, a one-page essay. Come learn how to create this document and tell your unique story.

Webinars for those off campus:

If you are not currently on campus to take advantage of our Fulbright Information Session, join us remotely for these webinars!  The same detailed overview will be provided for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, including: eligibility, grant types, and application advice.  There will also be plenty of time for questions and answers.

Wednesday, April 25

Informational Webinar for Illinois Alumni and Students Abroad – 8:30-9:30 am CST

https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/96a0120ef64d43dc9f7b43d6e77ce197

Thursday, April 26

Informational Webinar for Illinois Alumni and Students Abroad – 12:00-1:00 pm CST

https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/ed88abfed96540c7a4e96da034f46819

Friday, April 27

English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Application Workshop – 2:00-3:00 pm, 514 Illini Union Bookstore

The Fulbright ETA application includes a one-page essay on your case for Why the Fulbright program should fund You to Teach English to students in ____________ (insert your host country).  We will discuss how to approach this essay and more during this workshop.

Friday, April 27

Designing a Fulbright Research Proposal Workshop – 3:30-5:00 pm, 514 Illini Union Bookstore

If you are interested in applying for a Fulbright research grant, join us for this workshop to learn how to craft this important two-page grant request, how to secure a letter of affiliation, and how to select your reference letter writers.

The US Student Fulbright website is:  https://us.fulbrightonline.org

Facebook UIUC Fulbright Events page is here

 

If you have any questions, please contact:

David Schug, Director

National and International Scholarships Program  |  University of Illinois

Illini Union Bookstore, 5th Floor  |  807 S Wright St, Champaign, IL 61820

ph: (217) 333-4710  email:  topscholars@illinois.edu

http://www.topscholars.illinois.edu

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