Prestigious Scholarships: Group Advising Session.

Join us for a Group Information session on Prestigious Scholarships! We will review different scholarship opportunities, how to determine if you are eligible and how to apply!

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A prestigious scholarship provides you with the opportunity to develop your skills and reach your goals through engagement with people around the world. 

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Why Apply

The Montclair State Prestigious Scholarships Program helps undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni learn of and apply for nationally and internationally competitive and prestigious awards. These awards fund a wide range of opportunities, and many are connected to undergraduate and graduate degree programs or internships in the United States and abroad, as well as independent research projects.

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Our Services Include

  • meeting with candidates to discuss their goals and interests and to help identify matching opportunities;
  • connecting prospective applicants with faculty mentors and campus resources to support their applications;
  • reviewing and critiquing drafts of application essays and statements;
  • providing institutional endorsements for applicants who receive the campus nomination (for the awards that require nominations/endorsements);
  • submitting application materials at the national level on behalf of applicants, where appropriate;
  • conducting practice interviews for applicants selected at the national level for finalist interviews.
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Success Stories

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program seeks to promote goodwill and understanding between the people of the U.S. and the world by funding recent graduates to teach, conduct research, or study abroad. It is an amazing, one-of-a-kind opportunity that allows recent graduates from the U.S. to explore and immerse themselves in another culture while expanding their knowledge and perspective.

Success Stories