Fellowships 201 for Rhodes, Marshall, or Mitchell applicants

February 22, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Students planning to submit an application for the Rhodes, Marshall, and/or Mitchell Scholarship in August 2019 (to commence graduate study in Fall 2020) who reside in Philadelphia are required to attend one of these sessions. Students from all years are invited to attend to learn more about the application process. This session will cover:

  • How to apply for Penn endorsement / Penn’s Selection Process
  • Identifying appropriate graduate degree programs
  • Determining your most appropriate academic and non-academic referees
  • How to work effectively with your CURF Fellowship Advisor
  • How to use CURF’s Rhodes/Marshall/Mitchell Canvas site
  • How to build an effective case for your candidacy
  • What additional fellowships you should consider

After attending this session, potential applicants who wish to study in the UK or Ireland commencing in Fall 2020 should call the CURF office at 215-746-6488 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Wallace Genser to discuss your candidacy in detail.

Contact: curf@upenn.edu for more information.

Fireside Lounge (Room 200 in the ARCH Building, 3601 Locust Walk)