2017 Wesleyan Grants Applications

Applicants must upload and submit the following documents to the 2017 Wesleyan Grants posting listed on Handshake by 9pm on Sunday, March 5, 2017. 
Any applications received after 9pm on March 5, 2017 will not be considered. 

  1. Approved Resume
    • Your resume must be approved by the Gordon Career Center on Handshake before you can submit your application. Note that resumes are reviewed, not necessarily approved, within 2 business days, so please plan accordingly.
  2. Completed Application Form
  3. Completed Budget Form
  4. Signed & Dated Code of Conduct
  5. Completed Written Statements and Essays

*Some grants require additional materials, please read the descriptions carefully!

Please upload your application materials (except for your resume) as "Other Documents" on Handshake. Once you've uploaded your application materials on Handshake, you must apply for Wesleyan Grants via the 2017 Wesleyan Grants posting on Handshake. 
To submit your application:

  1. Log-in to Handshake and search "Wesleyan Grants" in the blue search bar at the top of the screen, or on the Jobs & Internships search page. You can also access the posting directly by clicking here
  2. Click on the green "Apply Now" button
  3. Select the resume you would like to use and your completed application forms
  4. Click on the the green "Apply" button to submit your application materials

You must submit all required documents to be considered. 

For more information please see the 2017 Wesleyan Grant How To's and consult the application booklet.

If you have uestions about your eligibility or the specific requirements of a particular grant—please contact Marcy Herlihy, Director of Stewardship and Donor Relations via email wseg@wesleyan.edu

If you need help getting your resume approved, finding summer opportunities, or would like to review your application materials, please schedule a career advising or drop-in appointment with a staff member from the Gordon Career Center. Appointments can be scheduled online on Handshake, via phone 860-685-2180, or in-person during business hours.