The National and International Scholarships Program is offering a two-day event about the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater Scholarship offers $7,500 to either sophomores or juniors in STEM disciplines who aim to pursue a Ph.D. in their field. On October 17, attendees will receive an overview of the scholarship as well as have a chance to talk with a former Goldwater Scholarship recipient from Illinois. On October 18, the Scholarships Program will offer a workshop on how to write a competitive scholarship packet. Students are encouraged to attend both events. All events will be held in 514 IUB. Thursday, October 17 from 2:00-3:00 is the overview and discussion with a former Goldwater Scholar and Friday, October 18 from 3:00-4:00 is the workshop on how to craft a competitive application packet.
For more information, contact the scholarships office at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at www.topscholars.illinois.edu