Thinking about applying to grad school in the United Kingdom? There are many prestigious scholarships that can help you make your plans a reality. Come learn about the Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes, and Gates Cambridge Scholarships, how you can become a competitive applicant, who you’ll need to work with, and more!
When? Wednesday, April 4, 12:15-1:15 pm
Where? Tutt Library 238
RSVP? Yes! RSVP to Jennifer O’Bryant, Advising and Fellowship Specialist
Students of all class years are welcome, but you must be a senior by Fall 2018 to be eligible for the upcoming application cycle.
A quick overview…
The Rhodes Scholarship funds 1-4 years of graduate study at the University of Oxford (UK) and is awarded to seniors and recent graduates with proven intellectual and academic achievement, integrity of character, interest in and respect for their fellow beings, the ability to lead, and the energy to use their talents to the full. Review all eligibility requirements and rules on the official Rhodes Scholarship website.
The Marshall Scholarship funds 1-3 (typically 2) years of graduate study at any university in the UK (including Oxford) and is awarded to seniors and recent graduates who demonstrate exceptional academic merit, leadership potential and ambassadorial potential. Review all eligibility requirements and rules on the official Marshall Scholarship website.
The Mitchell Scholarship funds one year of graduate study in Ireland or Northern Ireland and is awarded to seniors or graduates who demonstrate evidence of significant achievement in three areas: scholarship, leadership, and commitment to community and public service. Review all eligibility requirements and rules on the official Mitchell Scholarship website.
The Gates Cambridge Scholarship, which funds graduate study at the University of Cambridge (UK), does not require nomination. It is, however, equally prestigious and competitive. Students who wish to be considered for this award must apply directly to the University of Cambridge. Review all eligibility requirements and rules on the official Gates Cambridge Scholarship website.