Going Global Post-Graduation

Many national Scholarships and Fellowships require nomination from Wesleyan faculty and staff. As Associate Director of Fellowships, Internships and Exchanges, Kate Smith is a resource to interested applicants and supports them throughout the process. If you are interested in considering or applying to one of these fellowships, please click here to schedule an appointment with Kate to begin the process.

In addition to university nominated fellowships, there are a number of international opportunities that allow graduates to work, live and learn abroad. additionally, there are fellowships that do not require nomination and offer a wide range of professional opportunities from teaching to global health and more to consider abroad after graduation.

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Fellowship News

4 Alumni, 2 Students Accept Fulbrights

Six Wesleyans are finalists in the Fulbright U.S. Student Program this year. The Fulbright Student Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. The program operates in 160 countries worldwide. In…

Johnson Awarded Postdoctoral Fellowship to Explore Settler-Colonialism

Khalil Johnson, assistant professor of African American studies, is the recipient of a National Association of Education Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship for the 2017-18 academic year. The National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Program supports up to 30 early career scholars working in critical areas of education research. These $70,000 fellowships support non-residential postdoctoral proposals that…

Porrazzo ’19 to Study in China as Critical Language Scholar

Emma Porrazzo ’19 has received a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Chinese in Suzhou, China this summer. According to the CLS program website, the scholarship is part of a U.S. government effort to expand the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages. “CLS scholars gain critical language and…

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