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External Fellowships Advising

What We Do:   IREP seeks to create a culture where SBU students and postdocs consider applying for nationally competitive fellowships early in their careers. We work to recruit promising applicants and to support them in developing their materials. Nationally competitive fellowships generally include merit-based funding for students and postdocs to support study, experiential learning and research, and may even include opportunities abroad. IREP's advising focuses on fellowships that require an on-campus nomination or interview process, but we can be consulted on a variety of opportunities.

What We Provide:

  • One-on-one advising
  • Essay draft review
  • Interview preparation and mock interviews
  • Professional skills development workshops
  • Informational sessions on scholarships and fellowships
  • Connections to faculty, staff, and off-campus resources

How To Get Started:

1Sign up for the IREP Update to receive timely information on opportunities and resources.

2. Review the list of external fellowships supported by the IREP Office HERE or search other databases HERE.

3. Come to an IREP Information Session or stop by Drop-In Hours. 

Fellowships Advising Drop-In Hours at the  Career Center on Fridays from 10am - 12pm

Fellowships Advising Drop-In Hours at the IREP Office (2401 Old Computer Science Building): TBA

4. Start writing and then email External Fellowships Advisor Jen Green to make a Draft Review Appointment at least several weeks prior to the application deadline.

5. Stay connected and let us know if questions come up as you're writing. 

External Fellowships Advisor:

Jennifer Green

Office for the Integration of Research, Education, and Professional Development (IREP Office)

Stony Brook University
2401 Computer Science Building
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4433
Phone: (631)-632-1151
Fax: (631)-632-7243 


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