DF Check List

Check List for Applying to Distinguished Fellowships (General)

  • Discover your path / your personal value and vision
  • Explore Fellowships (what exists? what are their missions? How might they fit into my personal vision?
  • Learn about the application process and requirements
  • Apply (start writing essays, asking for recommendations, attending info sessions, etc.)

 

  • Review Opportunities in the “Explore” Section
  • Visit Official Websites for Fellowships of Interest
  • Make an Appointment with a Fellowships Advisor on Handshake
  • Attend an Information Session
  • Start Talking to Potential Recommenders
  • For Applications Due in Junior Year (i.e., Truman, Beinecke, and Udall), Begin Advising Process in October of Junior Year
    • Internal Application is Due in November
    • Plan to Finalize Applications During IAP
  • For Applications Due in Senior Year (Rhodes, Marshall, Fulbright, etc.), Begin Advising Process in February of Junior Year
    • Internal Application is Due in Early June for Endorsement
    • Plan to Finalize Applications During the Summer