The University of Chicago is now accepting applications for the Discover UChicago program, an expenses-paid visit weekend to be held October 26-28, 2017 for candidates traditionally underrepresented in their fields planning to apply to graduate school in the fall of 2017 for matriculation in the fall of 2018. This event combines workshops on applying to graduate school, individual meetings with faculty, and opportunities to connect with current UChicago students, as well as to explore the community and the city of Chicago.
Students interested in doctoral programs, as well as master’s programs in the majority of our schools and divisions, are encouraged to apply online by August 15, 2017. In particular, students from underrepresented backgrounds, first generation students, women in STEM fields, and undocumented students are invited to apply.
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The Global Higher Education Master’s Degree Program offers the unique opportunity to study higher education from both an American and international perspective. It will prepare individuals with the capacities for critical thinking, problem-solving, and global competence that will enable them to engage in educational administration and innovations, as leaders or as researchers, as practitioners or as scholars in higher education in a global context.
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On February 14th, The UW-Madison Graduate school will be holding a funding resource fair. The fair will provide an overview of the external funding application process, including preparation tips for grant seekers, types of grants that may be available, and how to have your external fellowship pay for your tuition. Graduates and undergraduates considering grad school are welcome to attend.
Interested in pursuing a MA in Global and International Studies? The University of Salamanca, Spain is now accepting applications on a rolling basis for its fall 2017 class. This flex-MA program is taught in English and in addition to residential seminars (1-2 semesters in residence minimum) it offers online and study/work/research away options. Students have opportunities for completing graduate-level internships in Europe or Washington, DC and applied research positions in it’s Global Think Tank.
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Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College invites students to attend our upcoming online and in-person events (preceding the January 10, 2017 application deadline) where they will share some insights into the admissions process.
Several Stanford law professors are seeking full-time Research Fellows to
begin work in the summer of 2017. This is a unique opportunity for
graduating seniors and recent college graduates to participate in
groundbreaking empirical legal and social science research. Past fellows
have found the experience to be valuable preparation for graduate school
and have matriculated to a number of prestigious graduate, law, and
business programs. Please click here to view the fellowship description and application process.
Any students planning to take the LSAT in the near future or that just want to learn more about the test, UW’s Pre-Law Society is hosting TestMasters for a Mock LSAT on Saturday, March 21st starting at 10:00AM in Law School Room 5229! Continue reading
The 2015 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Application Cycle is NOW Open!!
Deadline: January 16, 2015
Named in honor of the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize winner and former APSA President, Ralph J. Bunche, the RBSI encourages students to pursue academic careers in political science by:
• enhancing writing, research, and analytical skills to increase competitiveness in the application and financial aid process for graduate school;
• developing statistical skills for data analysis used in political science;
• exposing participants to the significant questions in the discipline and profession of political science;
• introducing participants to leading political scientists;
• educating participants about political science career opportunities and encouraging their application to doctoral programs in political science.
To thank University of Wisconsin undergraduates for making TestMasters one of the top LSAT prep providers, we are offering all current University of Wisconsin undergraduates a $500 discount on our live LSAT preparation course, which can be applied to any of our course locations around the country. For students who are interested in taking the June 2015 LSAT in Madison, we are offering a course beginning on March 9th. To view the course schedule, please click here. For other course schedules and locations, you can click here.