Preparing for Fellowships

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Something you can do throughout college to be competitive for fellowships is to be involved in the academic, leadership, and reflective opportunities available to you.

Academic Opportunities

Study Abroad
Seattle University Education Abroad Office
Your place to get started when looking at Study Abroad opportunities at Seattle University

IIE Institute of International Education: Passport Study Abroad Funding
Huge database of study abroad funding opportunities

CIEE: Council of International Educational Exchange Scholarships
Lists a few scholarship opportunities for CIEE study abroad programs

International Development Internship Program (IDIP) 
Seattle U's very own 17-credit program that explores the causes and consequences of situations that undermine the well-being of individuals in the developing world. Placements are available in Asia, Africa, and Latin America

Supervised Research Opportunities

Consult your faculty, college, etc.

Tutoring & Study Tips

Learning Assistance Programs
Provides individual consultations with learning specialists, tutoring, learning strategy workshops, and group study opportunities

Writing Center
Dedicated to engaging students in becoming the most effective writers they can be and helps students at any stage in the writing process

Math Lab
Drop-in service provided by the Mathematics Department for all students in lower-division mathematics courses

Leadership Opportunities

Leadership Development 
Dedicated to helping students develop as leaders through a variety of programs

Center for Service and Community Engagement
Be a leader for service and justice in the Center for Service and Community Engagement and the Seattle University Youth Initiative. Recruiting  for exciting, challenging, and fun leadership positions

Office of Multicultural Affairs
Student leadership in OMA is a critical component of its ability to create programs and services that meet the needs of the Seattle University community

Reflective Opportunities

Mission & Ministry 
Prepares and forms students to embody faith and justice through their lives by providing opportunities for spiritual growth, discernment, prayer, and community engagement

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Upcoming Deadlines

Please note that Seattle University campus deadlines may be one to two months prior to the official scholarship deadline. Application processes generally begin six months in advance of official scholarship deadlines. Check with the Office of Fellowships to obtain campus-specific deadline information. 

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The Fulbright ETA Proposal Writing Workshop and Full Grant Proposal Writing Workshop are coming up soon!  

Please join us on May 2nd for the ETA Proposal Writing Workshop Pigott 107, 4:00-5:00pm and

May 3rd for the Full Grant Proposal Writing Workshop Pigott 106, 8:00am-2:00pm

For questions or to RSVP email Katie Dabbs at 


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