Events

Scholarship Rollercoaster

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Fulbright Programs Info Session 

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 4 from 3:15-4:15 p.m. 

Description

The Fulbright US Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.

Cal State LA students of all majors are invited to learn more about these competitive awards, including an overview of the English Teaching Assistant grants and Study/Research grants, eligibility requirements, and application timeline.

Joining the session is Dr. Ericka Verba, Cal State LA Director of Latin American Studies, who received a Fulbright Research Award to Chile in 1991 and has served on a Fulbright national review panel.

Please register to attend by April 3.

Location

King Hall D1053

Webinar Link

Off campus? Virtually attend from your PC, MAC, or mobile phone*: https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/196401356 

*You will be prompted to download the Zoom app once you login.


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Schwarzman Scholars Program Info Session 

Date and Time

Thursday, April 13 from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Description

The Schwarzman Scholars program gives the world’s best and brightest students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills through a fully-funded, one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing – one of China’s most prestigious universities. Taught in English, Scholars choose a Business & Economics, Public Policy, or International Affairs concentration. Candidates must be 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1, 2018. 
 
Cal State LA students are invited to learn more about this competitive scholarship, including an overview of the program, eligibility requirements, and application timeline. Register here to attend.

Location

King Hall D1053

Webinar Link

Off campus? Virtually attend from your PC, MAC, or mobile phone*: https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/794783933 

*You will be prompted to download the Zoom app once you login.


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Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in the UK & Ireland Info Session  

Date and Time

Thursday, April 20 from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Description

Cal State LA students are invited to attend an information session on the Gates Cambridge, Marshall, Mitchell, and Rhodes Scholarships. These prestigious awards fully fund master or doctoral-level study study in the UK or Ireland.

This info session will familiarize you with the awards, application process, and best practices for constructing a competitive application. Students of all majors are encouraged to attend. Recommended minimum GPA of 3.5+.  Register here to attend.

Location

King Hall D1053

Webinar Link

Off campus? Virtually attend from your PC, MAC, or mobile phone*: https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/900462215 

*You will be prompted to download the Zoom app once you login.


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Crafting a Competitive Fulbright ETA Application 

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 25 from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Description

Fulbright English Teaching Assistant programs place grantees in schools overseas to supplement local English language instruction and to provide a native speaker presence in the classrooms. Learn how teaching English abroad can support a wide range of career goals and how to craft a competitive application package. Register here to attend. 

Location

King Hall D1053


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Summer Scholarship Strategies Info Session 

Date and Time

Monday, May 1 from 12pm-1pm

Description

Before summer begins, learn valuable scholarship tips and strategies, including how to create a scholarship plan for the upcoming school year. Open to all Cal State LA students. Register here to attend. 

Location

King Hall D1047


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Researching Postgraduate Programs in the UK & Ireland 

Date and Time

Tuesday, May 2 from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Description

Learn tips and strategies for selecting a graduate program in the UK and Ireland. Highly recommended for students interested in the Fulbright UK Partnership Awards, Gates Cambridge, Marshall, Mitchell, or Rhodes Scholarships. Register here to attend. 

Location

King Hall D1053