Monday, February 27, 2012

Highly Prestigious Scholarships in the U.K...Who's Interested?!

Have you ever thought about competing for the RHODES, MARSHALL or MITCHELL Scholarships?

The Rhodes, Marshall, and Mitchell scholarships are among the best known and most prestigious scholarship opportunities open to rising seniors, graduating seniors and recent graduates of the University of Maryland, College Park. Each provides full support for graduate study either in the UK or Ireland. Among the leading qualities these scholarship programs look for are:

1. An outstanding record of academic and intellectual achievement
2. Strong public service and leadership experiences on or off-campus
3. Serious interests in graduate study
4. A clear, focused desire to make a difference in the world

If you believe you have these strengths, and would like to learn more about competing for a chance to spend 1-3 years studying at Oxford or other universities in the United Kingdom or Ireland plan to attend one of our Rhodes/Marshall/Mitchell scholarship information workshops – students in any class year or major are welcome:

Monday, March 5 at 4:30 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to duvinage@umd.edu
Tuesday, March 6 at 4:30 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to duvinage@umd.edu
Thursday, March 8 at 12 noon – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to duvinage@umd.edu

Very interested but can’t attend? Send a message to duvinage@umd.edu to arrange an alternate time.