Tetelman Fellowship for International Research in the Sciences

Alan S. Tetelman 1958 Fellowships for International Research in the Sciences

The Alan S. Tetelman 1958  Fellowships for Study Abroad, from the endowments of Jonathan Edwards College, provide support for original undergraduate research projects abroad in the natural and applied sciences. Currently enrolled freshmen, sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply.  *Preference is given to current sophomores and juniors.  It is expected that applicants will have some previous research experience at Yale or elsewhere.

Further information about eligibility, proposal development, and application requirements are provided in the full application instructions.

Information Sessions

  • Friday, December 2 at 3:00 p.m., SSS Room 410
  • Tuesday, December 13 at 3:00 p.m., SSS Room 405

Workshop: Writing a Proposal for Science Fellowships

  • Wednesday, December 14 at 11:00 a.m., SSS room 405 (Please note room change)
  • Friday, January 27 at 3:00 p.m., SSS Room 410
Application deadline is Monday, February 20, 2017
*Applications must be submitted online through the Student Grants & Fellowships database http://studentgrants.yale.edu/

Applications should include the following materials for summer 2017:

  • A description of the proposed research project
  • A proposed budget
  • A copy of the applicant’s transcript. An unofficial transcript is acceptable.
  • A CV/resume, including a description of relevant experience.
  • Any student proposing to travel to a country in which English is not the primary language must submit a language evaluation.
  • A recommendation letter from the proposed mentor.
    • If the mentor is a Yale faculty member who will not be accompanying the student during the project period, a letter of support from the in-country institution must be submitted.
    • If the mentor is not a Yale faculty member, applicants must provide a recommendation from a Yale faculty member discussing the applicant’s qualifications.