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Office of Fellowship Advising

Overview of the Office of Fellowship Advising

The Honors College Office of Fellowship Advising, housed in room 104 of the French House, advises current students and recent graduates from all colleges at LSU as they apply for prestigious national and international fellowships.  Our mission is to:

"The LSU Honors College provides a sense of scholarly community that is essential to the success of their students.  The quality of education that one receives at Louisiana State University is first tier, and these awards are just an illustration of what students attending this university can accomplish."

CC DuBois, 2006 Truman Scholar and 2007 USA Today First Team Academic All-American 

  • Serve as a centralized resource for information on distinguished scholarships for LSU students;

  • Publicize scholarship opportunities to the LSU student community and recruit applicants for prestigious awards;

  • Provide assistance in the preparation of effective and competitive applications;

  • Publicize the successful outcomes of such applications. 

Browse our fellowship list to learn about a wide variety of prestigious scholarships, fellowships and prizes.  Be sure to identify scholarships that support your desired place of study, educational and career goals and year of application.

The benefits of applying for a national or international fellowship can be reaped long before the winners are announced.  The application process is an invaluable learning experience in itself.  Our office provides a variety of advising resources to help students assess their scholarship potential, understand the application process, write an effective personal statement, request letters of recommendation, compose a succinct resume, prepare for the interview process and avoid the common mistakes made when applying for prestigious fellowships.

LSU boasts a winning tradition in prestigious fellowship competitions.  You can be the next student to share in our success.  Learn about past award winning Tigers who are making history.

Preparation of a successful application for a prestigious national or international fellowship can be a lengthy process.  Begin researching fellowships early in your college career; be sure to attend a Fellowship Information Session for potential applicants in April; and contact us for more information or to schedule an individual appointment. 

LSU Honors College Office of Fellowship Advising:

104 French House