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Skidmore College
Associate Dean of the Faculty for Student Academic Affairs




Writing Personal Statements by Joe Schall

Skidmore College Writing Center

Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)

National Association of Fellowship Advisors Code of Ethics



"Ten Commandments for Writing Recommendation Letters" by Joe Schall

National Association of Fellowship Advisors Code of Ethics

Letter of Recommendation Advice from the Truman Foundation


Other Scholarships and Fellowships:

Skidmore's Career Development Center  (Current Skidmore students should ask for access to the Gale Directory Library.)

Skidmore's Summer Funded Internship Awards Program

The Illinois Database of Grants and Fellowships for Graduate Students

Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)    (While the mission of this organization is to assist students with a variety of immigration statuses and students from California, their list  includes national scholarships and fellowships for a broader student base including international students.)  


Funding for Internships and Other Experiences (Available to Current Skidmore Students)

Skidmore's Career Development Center Funded Internships Program 

SGA Responsible Citizenship Internship Award (RCIA) 

Summer Educational Experiences - Beyond the Campus (SEE-Beyond)

Thorne Family Awards:  Summer Funded Experiential Learning Opportunities for First-Generation College Students (FGCS)