Michel David Weill Scholarship
This program funds a two-year master’s program at SciencesPo.
Eligibility and Qualifications
- Be a senior with a 3.7 or better gpa, between the ages of 19 and 25.
- be a US citizen
Application Procedures and Selection Criteria
To be considered for Penn endorsement, applicants must submit the complete application (including recommendations) by October 31, 2015.
Application consists of
- Candidate information sheet
- Personal statement (1000 words)
- Three letters of recommendation, of which two must be academic. The third may be academic or professional.
- Graded research paper (8-10) pages
Candidates must also apply to master’s program at SciencesPo.
As soon as candidates have arranged for letters of recommendation, they should fill out the Recommendation Request Form for each recommender, and for each program to which they are applying.
Candidates who are currently enrolled Penn students should create a single pdf of the required application materials in the order listed above and complete and submit the application form at https://secure.www.upenn.edu/curf/form/fellowships-internal-application
Candidates who are NOT currently enrolled Penn students should create a single pdf of the required application materials above in the order listed above and complete and submit the application form at http://www.upenn.edu/curf/form/fellowships-internal-application-non-pennkey
All applicants must submit these materials in a single file in .pdf format. No other format will be accepted. To create a copy of your Penn transcript, go to Penn InTouch and print your transcript to pdf. (If you don’t have Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer, download the free installer to obtain the free version of Adobe or use a Penn computer that has Adobe Acrobat installed.) “Print” and save each document as a pdf, then create a single pdf file as indicated above by navigating to Acrobat’s “File -> Create -> Combine Files into a Single PDF” feature.
Dr. Wallace Genser
Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships
The ARCH, 3601 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6224
Please call 215-746-6488 to schedule an appointment