Weathering the Storm

Rachel Patteson lived in orphanages and foster homes as a child and was homeless during much of her high school years. Now, she prepares to graduate from Mizzou and study in London thanks to the Mark Twain Fellowship.

What is a Fellowship?

Fellowships are nationally competitive grants, scholarships, and similar funding opportunities for students. Typically, fellowships fund study, research, or teaching in the United States or abroad.

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News and Profiles

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Devoted to Mentoring

As a freshman at Mizzou in 2010, Rachel Newman had her future mapped out. An elementary education major, Newman planned to earn her degree, become a fifth-grade teacher and eventually be an elementary school principal. However, her time as an MU student led to a slight change in plans.

Critical Language Scholars-2018

Speaking Up

MU alumna Emily Key, journalism and international studies dual major Clare Roth and journalism major Victor Topouria have earned the Critical Language Scholarship.

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Events

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Information Session

121 Bond Life Sciences Center

Staff with significant experience supporting students applying for the NSF GRFP and recipients of the award will share insight into the program and its application components. Undergraduates and first or second year graduate students are encouraged to attend.

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Information Session

121 Bond Life Sciences Center

Staff with significant experience supporting students applying for the NSF GRFP and recipients of the award will share insight into the program and its application components. Undergraduates and first or second year graduate students are encouraged to attend.

Office Hours

204/205 Lowry Hall
Columbia, MO 65211

Phone: 573-882-1395

Email: fellowships@missouri.edu

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – noon and 1 – 5 p.m. and by appointment.

Dates

The Data Incubator Fellowship

Application Deadline: Oct. 17, 2018

College Student Congress

Application Deadline: Nov. 9, 2018