The Chancellor's application is a pain in the fanny (but well worth it for winners). It requires additional essays and letters of recommendation and has a two-week turn around. My recommendation for anyone being asked to apply who is really interested in Pitt is to take the application very seriously and emphasize why Pitt is for you.
Chancellor's Scholarship Site wrote: Approximately 450-650 invitations to apply for the Chancellor's Scholarship are mailed to students. Of these, we estimate that 350-400 applications will be submitted and 50-60 nominees will be invited to interview. So we could guess half the interviewers get the full ride?
Students who have applied for Major Admission Awards, including the Chancellor's, must still submit a PSE and Supplemental Essay (if applicable). The values shown for admission scholarships and awards were in effect at the time of publication. Queen's University reserves the right to revise or withdraw any award without prior notice.
Selective Colleges with Generous Scholarships High schoolers with top-flight academic credentials will have little trouble locating generous merit-based scholarships at less-selective colleges, who need to dangle large sums of money in order to land students that are otherwise “out of their league.” What can be more difficult is to score a sizable merit aid package.Learn More
Distinguished Public Service Award Betty Braxter Associate Professor; Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Health Promotion and Development; School of Nursing Kent Harries Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Swanson School of Engineering.Learn More
Short Answer Questions In lieu of an essay or personal statement, we ask interested applicants to answer a series of short answer questions. Answering the following questions is optional, but strongly encouraged for U.S. applicants and required for international applicants.Learn More
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Scholars Program is a commitment between the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC to increase diverse nursing talent. Along with an exceptional tuition-free scholarship from a world-class program, successful UPMC Scholars will be guaranteed a graduate nurse role at one of UPMC’s nationally recognized hospitals (with plenty of mentorship along.Learn More
However, students who wish to apply for the Chancellor’s Scholarship must receive a nomination from their prior full-time high school. As there are restrictions on the number of nominees per school, It is up to the discretion of the High School Official whether to nominate a prior student over a student that is currently enrolled.Learn More
Nordenberg Scholars are awarded full-tuition scholarships to attend Pitt and participate in this unique program. Named in honor of Chancellor Emeritus Mark A. Nordenberg, the program provides students with opportunities for continued academic achievement, leadership development, civic engagement and professional experiences with organizations and corporations in the Pittsburgh region.Learn More
University of Pittsburgh Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award, 2007 University of Pittsburgh Provost’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring, 2007 American Association of University Women Senior Scholar Commendation of Honor, 2007 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship, Pennsylvania Sociological Society, 2006.Learn More
Anthony T. Boldurian, Ph.D., is the founding director of the Pitt-Greensburg Archaeology Program which, since 1990, has placed many graduates in the discipline. His research focuses on origins, specifically the First (i.e., Ice Age) Americans and the First EuroAmericans in Western Pennsylvania.Learn More
This is the first year the University was invited to participate in the Churchill Scholarship competition; invited schools may nominate up to two candidates. Magill, Pitt's only nominee, was one of 11 U.S. students selected for the award by the screening committee, comprising former Churchill Scholars from academia and industry.Learn More
Pitt Delta Phi Fraternity, meet the active brothers of the Fraternity. 0. Pitt Delta Phi. Recruitment Events About Us. Our Mission. History. The Brothers. Alumni.Learn More
A scholarship essay is exactly what it seems—an essay needed for you to be granted a scholarship. Like a college essay, this might as well be your entry ticket for the given program. It is considered to be the most important part of your application, as the scholarship committee will use this to assess who you are as a person, as well as your outlook in life.Learn More
The University of Strathclyde and the University of Glasgow jointly offer the Mac Robertson Postgraduate Travel Scholarship to provide funding for postgraduate research students who are currently fully registered at the University of Strathclyde or University of Glasgow to undertake a course of study lasting between 2 months and 1 year at a centre of advanced study preferably, although not.Learn More