Category Archives: Fellowships & Scholarships

A Day in the Life of a Vicuña

In response to a call to do “something different” for the #H2Peru blog, Honors College Fellow and psych major Summer Webers channeled a vicuña. Everything you read below is completely true. It was a perfectly overcast day. We were grazing in … Continue reading

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Honors Olympian: Lexi Weeks

  Honors College Fellow Lexi Weeks accomplished a lot in her freshman year — winning both indoor and outdoor NCAA championships in the women’s pole vault, for starters, while starting work on her pre-med biology degree.  Now, she’s headed for … Continue reading

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Fellowship Weekend: 6 Tips to Help You Nail the Writing Test, Ace the Interview and (Yes, It Is Possible) Actually Enjoy Yourself

Ok, so you just got invited to Fellowship Weekend at the University of Arkansas Honors College. Pretty exciting, right? Believe me, just getting invited is quite an honor, especially since we had close to 850 applicants this year. I know … Continue reading

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Tips: The Inside Scoop on Scholarship Applications

I’ve reviewed and ranked close to 700 Honors College fellowship applications in the past five years, and every year, I spend a lot of time debating with my colleagues whether we should favor Student X (great transcript, only extracurricular involvement … Continue reading

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