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.
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
Consult your faculty, college, etc.
Learning Assistance Programs
Provides individual consultations with learning specialists, tutoring, learning strategy workshops, and group study opportunities
Dedicated to engaging students in becoming the most effective writers they can be and helps students at any stage in the writing process
Drop-in service provided by the Mathematics Department for all students in lower-division mathematics courses
Dedicated to helping students develop as leaders through a variety of programs
Be a Leader
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 Multicltrual 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
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
This is by no means an extensive list of the opportunities available for you to prepare for these types of fellowships. Please continue to research opportunities on your own and consult your faculty, mentors, and other campus and community resources to discover more ways that can prepare you for these types of fellowships.
Helps students develop their ability to discuss citizenship, values, ethics, and integrity and how they relate to Seattle University policies
Teaches skills on how to perform a contextual analysis, how to develop a message, a campaign plan, a power map, coalition building, working with the media, lobbying, etc.
Check under "Political/Social Interest"
Center for Service and Community Engagement Immigration and Ethnic/Cultural Issues Partners
*Look under Academic/Departmental Honor Societies, Community Service, and Political/Social Interest
Science & Engineering Student Clubs
*Check under "Academic/Departmental Honor Societies" and "Special Interests & Miscellaneous"
Center for Service and Community Engagement Community Partners
Mentoring and Tutoring Opportunities
Children's Literacy Project