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Director of National Fellowships
Faculty Page: Dr. Robert Strong
Thomas J. Watson Fellowships
Fulbright Preliminary Form
Fulbright Step One
This form must be completed and submitted before August 1 for Fall 2016 applications.
Bates Email (alums can use alternate email)
Secondary Email (please enter your non-Bates email)
Current student or graduate in Sept. 2016?
Current student (class of 2017)
Alum (by Sept. 2016)
On campus or near Lewiston, Fall 2016?
Fulbright Grant Type
English Teaching Assistantship (ETA)
Contact Robert Strong if you are having trouble deciding about this choice. Clicking one of these now does NOT lock you in to your choice.
Country you want to apply to. (You can list secondary choices by clicking "+")
Brief Description of Project
RESEARCH: what is your project? ETA: what is your most relevant teaching-like experience and what do you hope to get out of an ETA grant?
Research Only: list potential affiliations in-country
"Affiliation" will be described on your country summary page on the Fulbright website.
Confirmed Recommender 1
Recommenders: For research: you want people who can speak to the quality and feasibility of your project, as well as your qualities as a positive representative of the United States. At least one should be from Bates and all should be scholars of some sort. For ETA: you want people who can speak to the qualities as a potential teacher, as well as your qualities as a positive representative of the United States. At least one should be from Bates. For an ETA, a boss or coach can be in the mix.
Confirmed Recommender 2
Confirmed Recommender 3
Confirmed Application Mentor
For on-campus applicants only. This is typically one of your recommenders. They join the Bates Graduate Fellowships Committee for your Fulbright draft feedback session (interview) in September.
List all languages you have and your proficiency, even if it is only "Basic."