Scholarship Detail

Institute of International Studies- Undergraduate Fellowship in International Studies

Program Information

Deadline Month: April
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $1,000
UCB Students Only
The Undergraduate Fellows Program is a year-long fellowship and joint initiative offered by IIS and CPD. The program presents a unique opportunity for a highly selective group of undergraduate students to work side-by-side with IIS/CPD affiliated faculty and graduate-level research associates on conducting original research.
Type: Undergraduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website, Organization Address or Phone

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Junior, Senior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, International Students, Undocumented Students
Minimum GPA: 3.5
Other Requirements:
Must have completed at least one semester in residence at U.C. Berkeley

Submission Requirements

Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 1
Letters of Rec Notes: Can come from a GSI or faculty member
Project Proposal: Yes
Project Proposal Notes: Applicants must submit a one page research proposal that addresses: -the research question, -why it is important to the field of research; -a preliminary research plan
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Proposals should briefly identify how the student is qualified to conduct the research (past or planned coursework, languages, etc.). Proposals should also indicate the format for research (during EAP, as an independent study, etc.). E-mail all required application components (as detailed above) as one pdf. document to

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