UK Scholarships includes Rhodes, Marshall, & Mitchell Scholarships. These scholarships provide American college students opportunities to study in the United Kingdom after their undergraduate degree.
You must compete among UNM students by submitting UNM Preliminary Application be nominated by your institute to apply these scholarships. Please attend one of information sessions in February to find out more about the application process. You will submit only one application form for all three scholarships.
- Rhodes Scholarship (Info Sheet)
- Marshall Scholarship (Info Sheet)
- Mitchell Scholarship (Info Sheet)
- Information Session Powerpoint Slides
2017 UNM competition:
- February 2 & 3 - Information Sessions
- March 10 – Deadline of the UNM Preliminary Online Application (submit by 11:59 pm)
- April 3 – UNM Finalists Announced
- April 12 - 21 – UNM Finalists Interview
Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell Applicants
The Rhodes, Marshall, and Mitchell scholarships application requires an institutional endorsement. All applicants of these UK Scholarships have to go through the institutional selection process first. The NISF selection committee will review your application and select several nominees from the University of New Mexico.
- Attend the NISF information Sessions held in February.
- Review each scholarship information - Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell, PowerPoint Presentation
- Submit the UNM Preliminary Online Application - The deadline is usually in March.
- Finalists Interview - in April
- Scholarship deadlines - early October.
- UK School Search
Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell Nominees
|July 1||Marshall Essays Draft Due|
|August 15||Finalize Marshall Application|
|Late August||Mock Interview with Rhodes Scholars and Committee|
|September 25||Recommendation Letter Due|
|September 29 (5 pm ET)||Mitchell Application Due|
|October 2 (5 pm)||Final Submission of Marshall application|
|October 4 (11:59 pm ET)||Rhodes Application Due|
|Early November||Marshall Finalists Interview in Houston|
|November 17-18||Rhodes Finalists Interview in Salt Lake City|
|November 17-18||Mitchell Finalist Interview in DC|
*Marshall Scholarship Essay "Proposed Academic Programme"
- One page, single spaced, maximum 500 words
- 3/4 of essay - regard to your first choice institution
- 1/4 of essay - regard to your second choice institution
- Identify the program or person you would like to work with
- Focus your statement on how you fit into the program rather than the general details of the program
- Write to an audience of both experts and laymen.
- Contents you may include: What are you going to do? Why did you choose the particular university/program? Why does it need to be done? Why should we think you can do it?
- Sample Proposed Academic Programme