Monday, December 5, 2011

Scholarships and Fellowships

Lots of interesting opportunities being advertised through the Fellowships Advisor in the University Honors College. Here are a few that might be of interest to Jewish Studies students.
Pay attention to the information session dates!

2012 Fulbright Information Sessions
UHC Scholarships
@UHC Scholarships
Mon, Dec. 12 and Thurs, Dec. 15: 10 AM
Wed, Dec. 14 and Fri, Dec. 16: 1 PM
Tues, Dec. 13: 3 PM
All sessions will be held in CL 1229.
The Fulbright US Student Program funds research/study grants or English teaching grants in over 150 countries for seniors, graduate students and alumni. US citizenship is required. The Fulbright program promotes mutual understanding among nations through educational and cultural exchange. Please RSVP to Ross Reilly if you plan to attend any of the sessions.
PLEASE NOTE: Fulbright requires Pitt applicants to meet a series of campus-specific deadlines that begin in June 2012. These sessions are primarily intended to prepare students who will be studying abroad in the spring, but all students are welcome. More info sessions will be held next semester.

Undergraduate Opportunities in Germany and DAAD RISE Info Session
Note: There will be a DAAD RISE INFO SESSION on WED, JAN 11th, 4 PM, in CL 3501 RSVP to Ross Reilly
DAAD has two separate funding opportunities for students interested in conducting study or research in Germany. DAAD RISE matches biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering students with research groups who facilitate a 2-3 month summer research opportunity. For students of all academic disciplines, DAAD Under-graduate Scholarships allow sophomores or juniors of all disciplines to study, conduct research, or complete an internship in Germany for 4-10 months during their junior or senior year (respectively).

Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Fellowship for the Arts
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award enables students or recent alumni with exceptional artistic or creative promise and significant financial need to pursue up to three years of study at an accredited graduate institution in the US or abroad. Each college or university may nominate two students to be considered for this award; e-mail Judy Zang as soon as possible if you are interested in applying.


UHC Scholarships
@UHC Scholarships
Judy Zang
Director of National Scholarships
University Honors College
1229 Cathedral of Learning
412-624-3697 •
Ross Reilly
Program Manager
University Honors College
1229 Cathedral of Learning
412-624-3698 •

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