Marymount Manhattan

Fulbright, Boren, Marshall, and Gilman Awards

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Marymount Manhattan College students with a GPA of 3.3 or higher are invited to apply for Boren and Fulbright awards. These grants fund up to one year of study abroad in foreign countries. You must have a GPA of 3.7 or higher to apply for a Marshall Scholarship; it funds 1-2 years of study for a Master’s degree at a British academic institution. For all grants: you must be a U.S. citizen to apply.

This website provides information on Fulbright, Boren, Marshall, and Gilman awards. The material has been largely derived from the respective websites of these two awards; it is by no means complete. See the websites below and recipients’ blogs for additional information that may help you as you consider applying or as you write your application.

BOREN AWARDS: http://www.borenawards.org

FULBRIGHT AWARDS: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/types-of-grants 

MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIPS: http://www.marshallscholarship.org/

GILMAN SCHOLARSHIPS: http://www.iie.org/programs/gilman-scholarship-program

 For additional information, consult the bulletin board on Boren & Fulbright grants/ College Honors Program on the 3rd floor of Main, outside The Commons.

 

TIMELINE FOR AY 2015-16 GRANTS: CLICK HERE


Recipients of Boren and Fulbright Awards – Marymount Manhattan College

Boren Scholarship

AY 2011-12 Alvin Young, ’13 to study French and Arabic in Morocco
AY 2012-13 Katelyn (Katie) Sives, ’13 to study sustainable development and food security in Fortaleza and Belem, Brazil


Fulbright - English Teaching Assistantships

AY 2012-13 Ricardo Soares, ’12 English Teaching Assistantship: Macau
AY 2013-14 Annabelle Royer, ’13 English Teaching Assistantship: Taiwan
AY 2013-14 Omar Bahar, ’13 English Teaching Assistantship (alternate): Sri Lanka

 

Annabelle Royer, '13, Fulbright Teaching Assistant in Taiwan for AY 2013-14, shown with her boss, Mr. Young, who is the principal at her school, and teaching her students in how to read English. Photos courtesy of Annabelle Royer. image Annabelle Royer, '13, Fulbright Teaching Assistant in Taiwan for AY 2013-14, shown with her boss, Mr. Young, who is the principal at her school, and teaching her students in how to read English. Photos courtesy of Annabelle Royer.

Annabelle Royer, ‘13, Fulbright Teaching Assistant in Taiwan for AY 2013-14, shown with her boss, Mr. Young, who is the principal at her school, and teaching her students how to read English. Photos courtesy of Annabelle Royer.

If you decide to pursue one of these grants, you must work with and seek advice from your faculty advisers. You will also meet regularly with Prof. Bell.

Prof. Adrienne Baxter Bell
Associate Professor of Art History
Director, College Honors Program 
Director, External Student Scholarships
Rm: Main 704; 
Email: abell@mmm.edu
Ph: 212-517-0676

Please also consult with: 
Ms. Cynthia Sittler, Study Abroad Coordinator 
Email: csittler@mmm.edu
Office phone: 212-774-0791. 

You may also like to consult with:

Mr. Orteg Dakaj
Director, International Admission & Student Services 
Email: odakaj@mmm.edu 
Phone: 212-517-0436
Melissa Benca 
Director of Career Services
Phone:(212) 774-4860
Email: mbenca@mmm.edu
Susan Ach
Career Counselor/Internship Coordinator
Phone:(212) 774-4813
Email: sach@mmm.edu

 

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