Application Resources

Application Resources

If you think you might be interested in applying for national scholarships and fellowships, contact the Fellowships Office. Our office can help you identify which opportunities might be a good fit for you, and we can help you plan your college career early on to enhance your competitiveness. Below are some additional resources that you may find useful as you contemplate applying. 

Planning Ahead
Information for freshmen and sophomores about how to make the most out of your Eastern experience and ensure that you remain competitive for prestigious scholarships and fellowships. 

Getting Started
Information on when to start working on applications and what to expect of the application process. 

Requesting Letters of Recommendation
Tips on thinking about who to ask for recommendations, how to ask, and how to help your recommenders write the best possible letter. 

Writing Essays, Personal Statements, and Proposals
Tips on how to approach writing these critical documents.

Ethics
Standards to which all applicants to national scholarshops and fellowships are expected to adhere.