Statement of Goals Office of Postgraduate Fellowships

  1. Increase awareness of external scholarships and fellowship available to Union students among both the student body and the faculty.
  2. Increase the number of Union applicants for external scholarships and fellowships.
  3. Develop applicants’ abilities to write good applications and perform well in interviews. Specifically, applicants should be able to understand eligibility criteria, write relevant personal statements in their own voice, develop and present cogent proposals, select strong supporting documentation, present their ideas in a convincing manner, and understand the relevance of the scholarship/fellowship to their future goals.