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  • Frequently Asked Questions – Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    or his field a credible record of the applicant giving back to the communities to which he or she belongs work samples that demonstrate the applicant s excellence and promise as a scholar writer thinker or artist Fellowship programs usually match the excellence they expect in a candidate with strong support for their fellows To help the fellow realize her or his potential fellowships often provide living expenses so that the scholar artist or future professional will be able to focus on her or his work These programs may also provide mentoring networking training prestigious internships research opportunities and other enrichment activities What makes a program a fellowship as opposed to a scholarship program does not rest on the name of the program The Rhodes Scholarship for example is a fellowship program in that it aims to identify persons of extraordinary potential in their field and to support them through various activities including study for a degree at Oxford Fellowships are generally much more competitive than scholarships and it takes much more time to apply well for fellowships than it does scholarships Fellowship programs may require a writing sample interview or other evidence of excellence and promise See also this explanation of fellowships The Fellowships Office provides an overview of how to develop oneself into a competitive fellowship applicant Advice for undergraduates Advice for graduate students What s an internal deadline Some fellowship programs do not allow applicants to apply directly to them Instead they ask colleges and universities to assess whether applicants fit program criteria and to nominate only those applicants who are strong candidates for the fellowship For these fellowship programs it is necessary to apply to the University or through the University by the internal deadline the national deadline is the date by which colleges and universities must nominate candidates The internal deadline is established by the University several weeks or more before the national or CSU systemwide deadline The earlier deadline allows the University to assess applicants and support candidates who will be nominated When the University nominates an applicant it often writes a letter of institutional nomination on behalf of that applicant Ensure that you know S F State s internal deadlines for fellowship programs that require nomination What s an institutional nomination Fellowship programs that require colleges and universities to nominate applicants usually ask the institution to write a letter that addresses in depth why the applicant is an excellent candidate for the fellowship This letter is usually signed by the University s Provost or President How much time should I give myself to prepare my application essay s to a nationally competitive fellowship Although you will hear urban legends of applicants winning fellowships for which they spent a week or so applying this is not an advisable course of action Give yourself several months of intensive writing and re drafting Depending on the program the preparation process may include fairly intensive research or project development activities In short applying well may take two

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  • Information for Admitted Students – Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    Search Study Abroad Financing Study Abroad Transcripts Career Center Fellowships Office Contact Information Last Update July 14 2014 Information for Admitted Students The Fellowships Office does not work with students until they are officially enrolled at San Francisco State Once you have settled in to your first or second semester at the University feel free to make an appointment with the Fellowship Advisor Fellowships Incoming S F State graduate students should note that they may be eligible to apply for the following fellowships Students in the sciences or social sciences may be eligible to apply for a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Admitted graduate students who are California residents from educationally or economically disadvantaged backgrounds and with outstanding academic records will be especially interested in the Graduate Equity Fellowship Scholarships The Fellowships Office also does not advise on scholarship searches The following information is provided however to assist prospective students in their search for funding Incoming students seeking scholarships may wish to refer to the following resources The Fellowships Office maintains a select list of scholarship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students The University s Office of Financial Aid s Scholarships website lists scholarship opportunities by year in school

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  • Scholarship Information - Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    Contribute to This Site Quick Links Intake Questionnaire Graduate Fellowships California Pre Doctoral Program Financial Aid Scholarships Search Study Abroad Financing Study Abroad Transcripts Career Center Fellowships Office Contact Information Last Update July 14 2014 A Scholarships Search Strategy The following resources are available on the SF State website Search the SF State Financial Aid Scholarships website by keyword http www sfsu edu finaid scholarships scholarsearch htm for scholarships available to students in most majors scroll down for a brief list of scholarships due this semester http www sfsu edu finaid scholarships scholarshipgrid htm for campus scholarships by college http www sfsu edu finaid scholarships campuslistings htm Check with your college and department for scholarships they sponsor not listed elsewhere Michigan State University Library maintains a comprehensive database of grants to individuals Many of these are fellowships and some are only for Michigan State students But overall it s a great resource http staff lib msu edu harris23 grants 3subject htm See also UC Berkeley s Scholarship Connection which is a searchable database http scholarships berkeley edu search php search searchdeadline For scholarships for international students see http scholarships berkeley edu res international php For general information that AB540 undocumented students should have about financing college see Educators for Fair Consideration s downloadable Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented Students and scroll down for a pdf titled The College Financial Aid Guide for AB540 Undocumented Immigrant Students http www e4fc org resources studentguides html For lists of scholarships open to AB540 undocumented students or without citizenship requirements see SF State s Financial Aid website s page dedicated to this subject http www sfsu edu finaid ab540 scholarships html ab130schol See also Educators for Fair Consideration s New American Scholars Program which provides financial awards and support services to low income immigrant

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  • Deadline – Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    S F State Doctoral Students By Year in School Fellowships for Alumni Applicants to Doctoral Programs Applicants to Professional Programs Internships and Research Opportunities Study Intern Abroad Opportunities Artist Residencies Scholarships Resources Applicants Share Their Experiences Becoming a Strong Candidate FAQs Admitted Students Scholarships Search Strategy Deadlines Workshops Meet Our Fellows Contribute to This Site Quick Links Intake Questionnaire Graduate Fellowships California Pre Doctoral Program Financial Aid Scholarships Search Study Abroad Financing Study Abroad Transcripts Career Center Fellowships Office Contact Information Last Update March 4 2014 Deadlines The following fellowships require nomination by the University For these fellowships all applicants must apply through the University Applicants must submit their applications materials to the Fellowships Office ADM 211 by noon on the date of the campus deadline Please Note If you submit your application to reception and not to the Fellowship Advisor please email Dr Viveros to confirm that your application has been received Fellowship Campus Deadline National Deadline Goldwater 12 2 14 1 28 15 Fulbright Clinton Apply Directly 1 10 15 Truman 10 14 14 Circa 2 4 15 Carnegie Endowment 11 15 14 Circa 1 15 15 Udall 12 4 2014 3 4 2015 Fulbright mtvU Apply Directly

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  • Workshops –Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    to Doctoral Programs Applicants to Professional Programs Internships and Research Opportunities Study Intern Abroad Opportunities Artist Residencies Scholarships Resources Applicants Share Their Experiences Becoming a Strong Candidate FAQs Admitted Students Scholarships Search Strategy Deadlines Workshops Meet Our Fellows Contribute to This Site Quick Links Intake Questionnaire Graduate Fellowships California Pre Doctoral Program Financial Aid Scholarships Search Study Abroad Financing Study Abroad Transcripts Career Center Fellowships Office Contact Information Last Update

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  • Meet Our Fellows – Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    Miller 2013 Communicative Disorders undergraduate Eliot Morrison 2012 graduate student in biochemistry graduate scholarship for doctoral studies Daniel Craig Strickland 2011 undergraduate scholarship Christine Germain 2010 Study Scholarship for Artists Musicians Dance Augustus Simons 2009 undergraduate scholarship Education Pioneers Esmeralda Xochitl Flores 2010 Communication Studies graduate student Environmental Protection Agency Science to Achieve Results EPA STAR Fellowship Brittany Huntington 2005 2006 Biology graduate student Fulbright Creative Arts Grants Jessica A Walker 2008 2009 Filmmaking Australia Conceptual and Information Arts graduate student Karen D Davis 1994 1995 Filmmaking France Denise Nicole Pollentier 2004 2005 Creative Writing Iceland Creative Writing graduate student ReLiang Tsang 1999 2000 Art and Architectural History Taiwan Research Grants Erdem Durgunoglu 2013 14 Anthropology Turkey Anthropology graduate student Illan Cerna Turoff 2011 2012 Women s Studies Uruguay Ethnic Studies graduate student Katrina Yeaw 2009 2010 Islamic Studies Syria History graduate student Kylene S Guse 2008 2009 Sociology Brazil Sexuality Studies graduate student Caroline E Dingle 2001 2002 Biology Ecuador Ecology and Systematic graduate student Benjamin C Wang 1998 1999 Biology Cameroon Ecology and Systematic graduate student English Teaching Assistantships Phung Nguyen 2013 14 South Korea Education Equity and Social Justice graduate student Meredith Simpson 2013 14 Mexico Bilingual Education graduate student Soraya Okuda 2013 14 Taiwan International Relations and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies undergraduate alumna Christina Lorimer 2011 2012 Brazil English TESOL graduate student Mark West 2010 2011 Azerbaijan English Composition graduate student Christopher Graham 2010 2011 French Government program French Language Studies undergraduate Ebru Akcasu 2009 2010 French Government program History graduate student Kenny Loui 2008 2009 Korea Political Science graduate student Ramon A Mislang 2007 2008 Hong Kong Japanese Studies undergraduate Christopher K Tong 2006 2007 Germany Creative Writing graduate student Pamela L Hughes 2005 2006 South Korea English TESOL graduate student Jun M Yamada 2004 2005 South Korea Flora L Ham 2001 2002 South Korea Gates Cambridge Caroline E Dingle who won a Fulbright in Biology to Ecuador during her master s studies in biology at S F State went on to win a Gates Cambridge Scholarship for PhD research at Cambridge CSU Trustees Award Bryan Rojas Arauz 2013 College Counseling and Marriage Family and Child Therapy graduate student specially named AT T Scholar Marilyn Thomas 2012 Public Health graduate student Trustee Emeritus Ali C Razi Scholar for top scoring recipient of the Award Betty Abraham 2011 Cell and Molecular Biology undergraduate Adrienne Wilson 2010 Public Health graduate student Trustee Emeritus Murray L Galinson Award for extraordinary public service Suzanne Pullen 2009 Communication Studies graduate student Trustee Emeritus Murray L Galinson Award for extraordinary public service Laura Millar 2008 Public Health graduate student Kathleen Rives 2007 Social Psychology graduate student Fatima Jinnah 2006 Counseling graduate student Institute for the Recruitment of Teachers Liza Gesuden 2010 Interdisciplinary Studies in Education graduate student Javits Fellowship The Jacob J Javits Fellowship program was discontinued in 2012 Jonathan King 2011 in Directing Cinema and Geography undergraduate in 2013 Princess Grace Awards Honoraria recipient in film David Washburn 2010

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  • Contribute to This Site – Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    School Fellowships for Alumni Applicants to Doctoral Programs Applicants to Professional Programs Internships and Research Opportunities Study Intern Abroad Opportunities Artist Residencies Scholarships Resources Applicants Share Their Experiences Becoming a Strong Candidate FAQs Admitted Students Scholarships Search Strategy Deadlines Workshops Meet Our Fellows Contribute to This Site Quick Links Intake Questionnaire Graduate Fellowships California Pre Doctoral Program Financial Aid Scholarships Search Study Abroad Financing Study Abroad Transcripts Career Center Fellowships

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  • Graduate Fellowships - Fellowships Office - San Francisco State University
    Resources Applicants Share Their Experiences Becoming a Strong Candidate FAQs Admitted Students Scholarships Search Strategy Deadlines Workshops Meet Our Fellows Contribute to This Site Quick Links Intake Questionnaire California Pre Doctoral Program Financial Aid Scholarships Search Transcripts Undergraduate Fellowships Graduate Studies Fellowships Office Contact Information Last Update July 14 2014 Welcome If you would like to receive updates on current fellowships please sign up for our newsletter The Fellowship s Office Executive Coordinator and Advisor is available to assist graduate students and recent alumni in applying for nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships as well as system wide scholarships and fellowships offered by the California State University system The opportunities provided by these fellowships include generous funding for graduate studies as well as research experience and prestigious internships in the U S and abroad Read more about what fellowships are Successful applicants will have strong records of academic or artistic achievement leadership and public service activities If you would like to preview your current preparation to apply for a nationally competitive fellowship please answer these brief questions Are You Currently A Strong Candidate To learn more about what applying for a fellowship is like see The Writing Wall where applicants share

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