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

Summer Fellowships Information Session

110 Tate Hall

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

Nakatani RIES: Research & International Experiences for Students

Application Opens: Nov. 9, 2018

Application Deadline: Jan. 16, 2019