Fall 2018 student funding information sessions

Fulbright Opportunities for Graduate Students

Wednesday, September 19, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 p.m.

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides full funding for graduate and professional students conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Open to U.S. citizens only.

The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program supports doctoral students conducting research in modern languages or area studies for six to 12 months. Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents of the United States. Travel to Western European countries is not eligible.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Undergraduate Information Session

Wednesday, September 26, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 p.m.

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program supports college graduates conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Applications are due in the fall; students who wish to begin the program immediately after graduation are encouraged to start the process in their junior year.

Einaudi-SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program

Wednesday, October 10, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 p.m.

This session will provide PhD students with information on the Einaudi Cener - SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development program. The program offers seminars, workshops and faculty mentoring to 12 PhD students in the social sciences or humanities who are developing reserach projects abroad, or domestic research projects on topics that connect to global issues. Students will receive up to $5,000 for summer research. Workshop and seminar costs are also covered.

Workshop: Rethinking the Proposal

Wednesday, October 17, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 p.m.

Part philosophy, part practical tutorial, this workshop aims to make proposal writing easier and more successful. It also offers an ensemble of remarkably useful tools for producing, revising, and editing, even under the stress of deadline.

International Reserach Travel Grant

Wednesday, October 31, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 p.m.

These grants provide travel support for Cornell graduate students conducting short-term research and/or fieldwork outside the United States. They also provide travel support for professional students engaged in various academic experiences in the international arena. 

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS)

Wednesday, November 7, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 p.m.

FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate, and professional students studying modern foreign languages and related area or international studies. Funding is offered in collaboration with the Einaudi Center’s South Asia and Southeast Asia Programs.