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Global Languages Week Oct. 23-27

Global Languages Week Oct. 23-27

The University Fellowships Office will host Global Languages Week Oct. 23-27, with programming available to undergraduate students from a wide variety of academic disciplines. Read more about this week of programming on PSU News.


Hannah Pohlmann presented with Astronaut Scholarship award

Hannah Pohlmann presented with Astronaut Scholarship award

Congratulations to Hannah Pohlmann who was officially awarded her Astronaut Scholarship award in a ceremony with General Charles Duke, Apollo 16 astronaut. Read more about the ceremony on the Collegian's website.


New Spark fellowship development program for first-year students

New Spark fellowship development program for first-year students

The Spark Program is a seven-week course in which participants will have the opportunity to meet and learn from faculty and former students who have applied for and earned prestigious awards. The course is designed to help give students the tools they need to develop a competitive profile to apply for future fellowships. Interested students can apply here on our website until January 12th. You can read more about the program on PSU News.


Fulbright grantee in Indonesia

Fulbright grantee in Indonesia

Our recent alum and Fulbright grantee, Nabeel Ahmad is currently in Indonesia on his Fulbright grant. If you're interested in getting a glimpse into what it's like to participate in a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant, you can read Nabeel's blog to learn what he's up to.


Graduate School and STEM Week spotlight opportunities for academic disciplines

Graduate School and STEM Week spotlight opportunities for academic disciplines

The University Fellowships Office will host a dual Graduate School and STEM theme week Oct. 2-6, with programming available to undergraduate students from a wide variety of academic disciplines. Read more about this week of programming on PSU News.


The UFO will be hosting events throughout the fall semester to further engage students

The UFO will be hosting events throughout the fall semester to further engage students

The University Fellowships Office advocates for the academic, intellectual and personal interests of students by promoting relevant fellowship opportunities. The office will be hosting events throughout the fall semester for interested students. Monthly “Fellowship 101” sessions, writing workshops, special information sessions, and theme weeks will further engage students in opportunities beyond the classroom. Read more about events for this semester on PSU News.


Fulbright Features: Alum makes a big world smaller teaching English in Brazil

Fulbright Features: Alum makes a big world smaller teaching English in Brazil

Daniel Magerman shares about his time in Brazil on an English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Award through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Read about Danny's experience on PSU News.


Undergraduate researcher Hannah Pohlmann receives prestigious Astronaut Scholarship

Undergraduate researcher Hannah Pohlmann receives prestigious Astronaut Scholarship

Penn State senior Hannah Pohlmann has been awarded the Astronaut Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year, one of the most prestigious scholarships given to undergraduate STEM students. Read about her achievement on PSU News.


Nine Penn Staters earn Fulbright awards for 2017-18

Nine Penn Staters earn Fulbright awards for 2017-18

Recipients will travel the globe supporting the teaching of English or studying and conducting research at foreign universities. Read about our recipients on PSU News.