Webinars & Workshops

Want to know more about research and fellowship opportunities? Looking for support in preparing applications or proposals?

The Center for Research and Fellowships frequently hosts information sessions, writing workshops, interview training sessions, and general research and fellowship application preparation content. See below for details on upcoming sessions and links to past content.


Recorded Content

AY 2021 – 2022

UK Fellowships Resume Workshop | | May 2022

Problem vs. Issues | | April 2022

Navigating UK Graduate Programs | | April 2022

Requesting Letters of Recommendation and Managing Faculty Relationships Workshop | | April 2022

UK Fellowships Nomination Information Session | | March 2022

Proposal Writing 101 – Session 4: Research Design & Disciplinary Methods | | February 2022

Laidlaw Program: Designing & Formatting Resumes for Fellowships | | February 2022

Proposal Writing 101 – Session 3: Formulating Your Research Question | | January 2022

Laidlaw Program: Writing Your Leadership Statement | | January 2022

Proposal Writing 101 – Session 2: The Literature Review | | January 2022

Cultivating Faculty Relationships & Asking for a Recommendation | | January 2022

Proposal Writing 101 – Session 1: Getting Started with Research | | January 2022

Summer Research Award Information Session #3 | | January 2021

Udall Scholarship, Workshop 3: Writing a Successful Essay // Application Final Touches | | December 2021

GUROP Spring 2022, Information Session | | December 2021

Udall Scholarship, Workshop 2: Leadership & Community Activities | | December 2021

Udall Scholarship, Workshop 1: Selecting & Supporting Recommenders // Developing the Trajectory | | December 2021

Summer Research Award Information Session #2: | | December 2021

Laidlaw Undergraduate Leadership & Research Scholarship, Information Session | | November 2021

Truman Scholarship, Workshop 5: Final Application Components | | October 2021

Truman Scholarship, Workshop 4: Graduate Education & Career Plans | | October 2021

Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) Student Research Panel (Not CRF-Affiliated) | | October 2021

Truman Scholarship, Workshop 3: Public Service and Policy Proposal | | October 2021

Truman Scholarship, Workshop 2: Recommendations and Leadership Question | | October 2021

Truman Scholarship, Workshop 1: Problem vs. Issue | | September 2021

Truman Scholarship, Information Session | | September 2021

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (GUROP), Information Session | | August 2021

CRF Summer Research Award – Proposal Writing 101

Session 1- Getting Started with Research | | January 2021

Session 2- The Literature Review | | January 2021

CRF – Cultivating Faculty Relationships

Faculty Relationships & Asking for a Recommendation | | January 2021

Laidlaw Scholars Info Sessions

Laidlaw Program Application Material Overview | | January 2021


Archived Content

Rangel and Pickering, Information Session and Q&A | | Spring 2021

UK Fellowships, Selecting Your Graduate Program(s) | | Spring 2021

Fulbright Information Session | | Spring 2021

UK Fellowships, Selecting and Supporting Recommenders | | Spring 2021 (new window) 

UK Fellowships, Problem vs. Issue | | Spring 2021

UK Fellowships, Information Session | | Spring 2021 (new window)

Research Workshop #4, Brainstorming and Writing the Personal Statement | | Spring 2021

Research Workshop #3, Preparing the Proposal and Speaking to Your Credentials | | Spring 2021

Research Workshop #2, Developing the Research Methodology | | Spring 2021

Research Workshop #1, Identifying a Topic & Formulating a Research Question | | Spring 2021

Undergraduate Research Advising Session | | February 2021

Cultivating Faculty Relationships Workshop | | November 2020

Critical Language Scholarship | | October 2020

Truman Scholarship | | September 2020

UK Fellowships: Writing Your Nomination Essays | | May 2020

This webinar offers tips, guidance, and strategies for writing the 2020 Rhodes & Marshall Nomination Application essays.

UK Fellowships: Resume Ready | | May 2020

Selecting & Supporting Recommenders | | April 2020

UK Fellowships: Selecting Graduate Programs | | April 2020

The Problem vs. The Issue | | April 2020
This webinar focuses on a central aspect of any fellowship application: defining your issue area within the larger problem. 

Fellowships for First-Years, Sophomores | | April 2020

Fulbright Information Session | | March 2020

UK Fellowships | | March 2020
Webinar focused on post-grad fellowships to study in the UK, specifically the Rhodes, Marshall and Gates Cambridge Scholarships

Knight-Hennessy Scholars | | Slide presentation 2020

Fulbright Student Scholars Panel Discussion | | March 2020

Gilman Scholarship | | Feb 2020

Fulbright UK Summer Institutes | | Jan 2020

Critical Language Scholarship | | October 2019

Goldwater Scholarship | | October 2019

Truman Scholarship | | Sept 2019