Category Archives: Fellowship

UConn Junior Awarded Truman Scholarship

Molly Rockett ’15, a political science major, has been awarded a Truman Scholarship, a highly competitive national scholarship. Congratulations!

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Lefebvre named Fulbright Scholar Specialist Program Fellow

Prof. Jeff Lefebvre has been selected as a Fulbright Scholar Specialist Program Fellow (2012-2017). Fulbright Specialist Fellows are awarded a five-year term during which time they may receive two 2-6 week research/teaching appointments at universities overseas. Prof. Lefebvre has been … Continue reading

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García Trejo joins AU’s Center for Latin America & Latino Studies

Yazmín A. García Trejo, a POLS Ph.D. candidate, has been accepted as a Research Fellow in residence at American University’s Center for Latin America and Latino Studies (CLALS). The Research Fellows program selects doctoral candidates and visiting scholars planning to … Continue reading

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Peace and Security Opportunities

Dr. Jill Deans, director of the Office of National Scholarships at UConn, provided this list (Word doc)(PDF) of “peace and security” opportunities that came through a fellowship listserv. The list includes options for undergraduates, graduate students, and even faculty. Thanks!

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AAUW Dissertation Fellowship

Yazmín A. García Trejo, a POLS PhD candidate, has been selected to receive a prestigious American Fellowship from the American Association for University Women (AAUW) for the 2013-2014 academic year. The fellowship funds the final year of dissertation writing. Yazmín … Continue reading

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Scruggs wins prestigious Russell Sage fellowship

Professor Lyle Scruggs has been selected as a Visiting Scholar at the Russell Sage Foundation in New York City. While there, he will be working on a book that examines the historical evolution of social welfare programs around the world … Continue reading

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Garcia wins Nathan Whetten Fellowship

Yazmin Garcia Trejo, a POLS graduate student, is the 2012 winner of the Nathan Whetten Fellowship, awarded through the University of Connecticut Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies. The fellowship was inaugurated to honor the memory of Nathan Whetten, … Continue reading

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Office of National Scholarships (ONS) Spring Open House

Please join us at the ONS Spring Open House for information about Scholarships, Free cookies, & more! Tuesday, March 6, 2012 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CUE 134 Drop In anytime during these hours to learn what the Office of … Continue reading

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Misc Grant Programs

CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH AWARDS (deadline: March 1, 2012) Schusterman Israel Scholar Awards (deadline: March 1, 2012) Global Supplementary Grant Program (GSGP 2012 -2013) The Open Society Foundations Scholarship Programs is pleased to announce the Global Supplementary Grant Program (GSGP) for the … Continue reading

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Fellowships for Afghanistan Research, Travel

****Call for Applications**** AIAS John F. Richards Fellowship Program The American Institute of Afghanistan Studies (AIAS) invites applications for support of short-term research or other scholarly projects that will advance the knowledge of Afghanistan. The Institute will be accepting applications … Continue reading

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