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AGEP - Alliance for Graduate Education and the ProfessoriateUndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryUnderrepresented students in the STEM disciplines, Behavioral SciencesRESEARCHThe Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) seeks to join together universities and colleges in the common mission of increasing the number of underrepresented minority students earning PhDs and positioning minority students to become leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. AGEP-affiliated institutions offer summer undergraduate research opportunities in a range of STEM disciplines and some opportunities in the bahavioral sciences.http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/programs.asp?descriptorhub=AGEP_AGEP%20-%20Alliance%20for%20Graduate%20Education%20and%20the%20ProfessoriateVaries

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AICPA John L. Carey ScholarshipPost-Graduate Business & EconomicsAccounting (for students with Liberal Arts background)SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship program provides financial assistance to liberal arts degree holders pursuing graduate studies in accounting and the CPA designation. Up to ten $5,000 scholarships are awarded annually.https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/scholarship-search/April 1

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AICPA Scholarship for Minority StudentsUndergraduateBusiness & EconomicsAccounting SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students provides competitive awards to outstanding full time undergraduate minority students at regionally accredited institutions to encourage their selection of accounting as a major, entry into the profession and ultimately achieving the CPA designation. ($3,000 awards)http://www.aicpa.org/Career/DiversityInitiatives/Pages/smas.aspxApril 1

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AIF Clinton Fellowship for ServicePost-Graduate Public ServiceAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe American India Foundation's William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India is committed to developing the next generation of leaders. Through AIF's 10 month fellowship in India, Clinton Fellows are equipped with a practical, field-based knowledge of development. These fellows will become life-long ambassadors for service to the marginalized & underserved in India. The Fellowship pairs a select number of young professionals with credible NGOs and social enterprises in India in order to accelerate impact and create effective projects that are replicable, scalable, and sustainable.  Together, AIF's Clinton Fellows and development sector leaders form dynamic partnerships to exchange technical skills and knowledge, as well as their passion, commitment, and new ways of looking at the world; ultimately transforming both the individual and organization. Applications accepted from American citizens, Indian Citizens, and US Permanent Residents who have completed their undergraduate studies and are under the age of 34. AIF prioritizes both professional experience as well as a strong commitment to India’s development. Ideal candidates come from a variety of backgrounds, both professional and academic. Knowledge of an Indian language is not required, but is a consideration in selection of fellows.www.aif.org/w-j-clinton-fellowship.htmlJan. 1

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AlCPA/Accountemps Student ScholarshipUndergraduateBusiness & EconomicsAccountingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship program provides financial assistance to accounting majors who demonstrate significant potential to become leaders in the CPA profession. Ten $2,500 scholarships are awarded annually to AICPA student Affiliate members.https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/education/scholarship-search/April 1

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Amelia Earhart Fellowship - Zonta InternationalPost-Graduate STEMAerospace-related sciences and engineeringSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPAmelia Earhart Fellowship: Women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree who demonstrate a superior academic record in the field of aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering are eligible. Established in 1938 in honor of famed pilot and Zontian, Amelia Earhart, the Amelia Earhart Fellowship is awarded annually to women pursuing Ph.D./doctoral degrees in aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering. The Fellowship of US$10,000, awarded to 35 Fellows around the globe each year, may be used at any university or college offering accredited post-graduate courses and degrees in these fields.http://www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/AmeliaEarhartFellowship.aspxNovember

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American Association of Colleges of Nursing ScholarshipUndergrad / Post-GradHealth CareNursingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPLinks to various scholarship offerings for Nursing students.www.aacn.nche.edu/Education/scholarships.htmVaries

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American Bar Foundation Summer Diversity FellowshipsUndergraduateSocial & Behavioral SciencesStudents who have completed their sophomore or junior year and are interested in Social Science Research, and are American citizens and lawful permanent residents including, but not limited to, persons who are African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, Native American, or Puerto Rican, as well as other individuals who will add diversity to the field of law and social science.RESEARCHThe American Bar Foundation sponsors an 8-week program of summer research fellowships to interest undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds in pursuing graduate study in the social sciences. The summer program is designed to introduce students to the rewards and demands of a research-oriented career in the field of law and social science. Current research areas include: professionalism and the transformation of the legal profession in the United States and abroad, the dynamics of employment discrimination disputes, the impact of civil rights law on the economic progress of minorities, jury decision making, public interest lawyering and social reform, historical analyses of labor, group libel, and regulatory law, and the role of law in racial relations, postcolonial settings, and globalization. The students will work at the American Bar Foundation's offices in Chicago, Illinois for 35 hours a week for a period of 8 weeks. Each student will receive housing and a stipend of $3,600.
http://www.americanbarfoundation.org/research/Fellowshipopportunities/SummerResearchDiversityFellowshipsinLawandSocialScience.htmlFeb. 13

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American Geological InstituteUndergrad / Post-GradMulti-disciplinaryGeoscience disciplinesINTERNSHIP (PAID)AGI Geoscience Policy offers summer and semester internship opportunities for geoscience students (undergraduates and Masters students) with an interest in public policy and in how Washington impacts the geoscience community. Interns gain a first-hand understanding of the legislative process and the operation of executive branch agencies. They also hone writing, research, and web publishing skills. 14wks (Spring term) / $5,000 stipendhttp://www.agiweb.org/gap/interns/index.htmlSummer: March 15; Fall: April 15; Spring: Oct. 15

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American Health Information Management Foundation ScholarshipsUndergrad / Post-GradHealth CareHIM majorsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe AHIMA Foundation annually offers merit scholarships to currently enrolled outstanding undergraduates in HIM and health information technology (HIT) as well as those professionals pursuing master's or doctoral degrees in areas related to health information. Current Health Information Management students who are members of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), are enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credit hours towards pursuing a degree, have completed 24 credit hours towards a degree (for graduate degree applicants, this can include undergraduate credit hours), have at least six (6) credit hours remaining after the award date (December 30, 2012), and have achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 (out of 4.0) or 4.5 (out of 5.0) based on the most recently completed 24 credit hours are eligible to apply for a Merit Scholarship which provides a $1,500 award to students pursuing a CAHIIM accredited BA/BS degree or a Post-Baccalaureate certificate in HIM or HIT and a $2,000 award for students pursuing a Master's degree in areas related to HIM or health informatics.www.ahimafoundation.org/Scholarships/meritscholarships.aspxSept. 30

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American Medical Women's AssociationPost-Graduate Health CareMedical StudentsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFour $1,000 awards to current women medical students who best embody AMWA ideals.http://www.amwa-doc.org/students/awards-scholarshipsVaries

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American Meterorological Society AwardsUndergrad / Post-GradSTEMSTEM disciplinesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe American Meteorological Society (AMS) administers an array of graduate fellowships and undergraduate scholarships with the support of its members, corporations, and government agencies nationwide. The fellowships and scholarships help further the education of outstanding graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a career in the atmospheric and related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Awards include The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award ($1,000), The AMS Minority Scholarships (up to $6,000 over 2 years), and additional awards for seniors entering graduate school and graduate students pursuing graduate studies.www.ametsoc.org/amsstudentinfo/scholfeldocs/index.htmlVaries

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American Political Science Association Minority Fellows ProgramPost-Graduate Public ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicySCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe APSA Minority Fellows Program designates up to twelve stipend minority fellows each year. Additional applicants who do not receive funds from the Association may also be recognized and recommended for admission and financial support to graduate political science programs. Fellows with stipends receive a $4,000 fellowship that is disbursed in two $2,000 payments--one at the end of their first graduate year and one at the end of their second--provided that they remain in good academic standing. APSA can disburse some of the funds at the start of the academic year by request of the student. Awards are based on students' undergraduate or graduate course work, GPA, personal statement and resume, extracurricular activities, GRE scores, personal and recommendations from faculty. Fellows receive $4000 over two years.www.apsanet.org/content_3284.cfmOct.

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American Psychological Association AwardsPost-Graduate Social & Behavioral SciencesPsychologySCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPVarious scholarships to support research and study at the graduate level in psychology.http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/scholarships/index.aspxVaries

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American Woman's Society of CPAsUndergrad / Post-GradBusiness & EconomicsAccountingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe American Woman’s Society of CPAs offers a national scholarship to individuals aspiring to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). The recipient of the scholarship will receive the complete Becker CPA Review Course worth $3,065.http://www.awscpa.org/awards.phpMay

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American-Scandanavian Foundation AwardsPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryScandanavian StudiesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe American-Scandanavian Foundation provides fellowships of up to $23,000 for year-long visits to support dissertation-related study or research.http://www.amscan.org/grants_americans.htmlNov. 1

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Association of American Medical Colleges Financing ResourcesPost-Graduate Health CareMedical StudentsFUNDING OPPORTUNITIESVarious funding opportunities for medical students.www.aamc.org/students/financingVaries

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Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses AssociationUndergrad / Post-GradHealth CareNursingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPNursing students (applicant must be in an accredited program leading to initial licensure as an RN), baccalaureate, master, and doctoral candidates with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher. http://www.aorn.org/AORN_Foundation/Scholarships_Available/Scholarships_and_Grants_Available.aspx#axzz1zsGFohGQJune 15

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Barry M. Goldwater ScholarshipUndergraduateSTEMSTEM disciplines; bio-medical research SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Goldwater Scholarship provides up to $7,500 annually to rising juniors and rising seniors who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. Each scholarship covers eligible expenses for undergraduate tuition, fees, books, and room and board.www.act.org/goldwater/SLU: Nov. 1 ; Final: Jan 29

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Beebe Fund for MusiciansPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesMusicSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Beebe Fund for Musicians provides up to $22,000 for a musician at the start of his/her professional career for a year-long study abroad opportunity.www.beebefund.orgDec. 6

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Blakemore Freeman ScholarshipPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesAsian LanguagesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Blakemore Freeman Scholarship provides funding support for one-year of full-time post-graduate intensive language study in specific Asian Languages (Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Khmer, Burmese) at specific Asian institutions. To be eligible, candidates must must have a focused, well-defined career objective involving Asia in which regular use of thelanguage is an important aspect, the potential to make a significant contribution to a field of study or area of professional or business activity in an Asian country, prior experience in the Asian country or involvement or participation in activities related to the country, and good academic, professional or business background, appropriate to the career program.www.blakemorefoundation.orgDec. 30

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Boren Fellowship for International StudyPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesCritical LanguagesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Boren Fellowship provides up to $30,000 to U.S. graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency. Boren Fellowships support study and research in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.http://www.borenawards.org./boren_fellowshipJan.

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Boren Scholarship for International StudyUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesCritical LanguagesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Boren Scholarship provides up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.http://www.borenawards.org./boren_scholarshipFeb.

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Bridging Scholarship for Study in JapanUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesJapanese Language and CultureSTUDY ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPThe Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan. About 100 scholarships are awarded each year to assist students with the travel and living expenses they will incur while studying abroad in Japan for a semester or an academic year. Undergraduate students majoring in any field of study are eligible to apply for these scholarships. Japanese language study is not a prerequisite. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be enrolled as undergraduates in a college or university in the United States before and during the time they are studying abroad. Bridging Scholarship recipients receive a stipend of $2,500 (for students on semester-long programs) or $4,000 (for students on academic year programs). Students studying in Japan on summer programs are not eligible to apply.http://www.aatj.org/studyabroad/scholarships.htmlApril 6

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California Capital Fellows ProgramPost-Graduate Public ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicyINTERNSHIP (PAID)Fellows receive an outstanding opportunity to engage in public service and prepare for future careers, while actively contributing to the development and implementation of public policy in California. Fellows in each program work for 10 - 11 months, receive health benefits and a monthly stipend of $1972 and are employees of Sacramento State. They work as full-time members of a legislative, executive, or judicial branch office, and are typically given assignments with a significant amount of responsibility and challenges. Fellows also enroll as graduate students at Sacramento State and receive graduate units from the Sacramento State Government Department or Public Policy and Administration Program.  The enrollment fees are paid by the programs.http://www.csus.edu/calst/capital_fellows_programs_overview.htmlTBA

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CDC/APHL Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory FellowshipPost-Graduate STEMBio-medical ResearchWORK (Biomedical Research)The training fellowship is a one-year program for candidates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees. The fellowship program offers a wide variety of training and research experiences. Examples of projects include research in molecular genetics, pathogenesis, epidemiology and cell biology. Fellows may be trained in specific laboratory techniques such as real-time PCR, DNA sequencing and mass spectrometry. Fellows may receive specialized training and experience with a specific pathogen, or generalized training in influenza or STD surveillance, newborn screening or chemical and biological warfare agents. Other work may include diagnostic virology, bioanalytical chemistry, foodborne disease research including Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis (PFGE), clinical and environmental diagnostics and epidemiologic studies of disease outbreaks. The annual stipend (2011) is $32,722 for fellows with a bachelor’s degree; $36,475 for fellows with a master’s degree; and $44,890 for fellows with a postdoctoral degree. Fellows are also provided with comprehensive medical insurance, travel to the interviews, orientation, and host laboratory and a professional development allowance.
http://www.aphl.org/mycareer/fellowships/eid/Pages/default.aspxFeb. 11

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Charles B. Rangel International Affairs ProgramUndergrad / Post-GradPublic ServiceAll fields - interest in international affairs required RESEARCHThe Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program offers two programs: the Summer Enrichment Program is a six-week summer program designed to provide undergraduate students with a deeper appreciation of current issues and trends in international affairs, a greater understanding of career opportunities in international affairs, and the enhanced knowledge and skills to pursue such careers. The Program selects 15-20 participants (known as “Rangel Scholars”) each year from universities throughout the United States. Students live at Howard University, attend classes, and participate in a variety of programs with foreign affairs professionals at Howard and at diverse locations around Washington, DC. The Program provides three courses that focus on enhancing knowledge and skills related to U.S. foreign policy, economics and writing, and introduces the participants to a wide range of government and non-government professionals who work on global issues and also arranges visits to various governmental and non-governmental institutions involved in international affairs. The Program also helps students explore graduate school and professional options in international affairs. The "Rangel Scholars" Program covers the cost of tuition, room, board, and air or train travel from home/school. It also provides a stipend of $3,500 (budget permitting). The Graduate Fellowship Program provides support for two years of graduate study, internships and professional development, for 20 "Rangel Fellows" to prepare to enter the Foreign Service. http://www.rangelprogram.org/index.cfm?session.areaid=2&contentid=684&typeid=CBRIAPSEPOct. 15, 2012 - Feb. 8, 2013

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City Hall FellowsPost-Graduate Public ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicyWORK (Local Gov.)Fellows spend a year inside the highest levels of city government and see how it works from the inside out. They take part of the policy decisions, from creation to design to evaluation to implementation. Applicants from all majors and academic disciplines will be considered and are encouraged to apply. Fellows are expected to possess the following characteristics: (i) academic achievement, (ii) written and oral communication skills, (iii) leadership potential and ability, (iv) dedication to public service; and (v) an entrepreneurial spirit appropriate for participating in our growing program. Fellows receive a stipend commensurate to the cost of living in their host city plus health care.www.cityhallfellows.org/home.htmlMarch

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CORO Fellows Program in Public AffairsPost-Graduate Public ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicySTUDY AWAY (COST)A full-time, nine month, graduate-level experiential leadership training program that prepares diverse, talented and committed individuals for effective and ethical leadership in the public affairs arena. Cost: $3,500-5,000; some scholarship support is available.www.coro.org/site/c.geJNIUOzErH/b.4667963Jan. 24

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Critical Language Scholarship ProgramUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesCritical LanguagesSTUDY ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPCritical Language Scholarship (CLS) institutes provide fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate, Master ’s and Ph.D. students. Institutes are offered in the following languages and levels: Arabic and Persian (Advanced beginning, intermediate and advanced levels); Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, and Urdu (Beginning, intermediate and advanced levels); and Chinese, Japanese, and Russian (Intermediate and advanced levels). The CLS Program is part of a U.S. government effort to expand dramatically the number of Americans studying and mastering critical need foreign languages. Students of diverse disciplines and majors are encouraged to apply. Participants are expected to continue their language study beyond the scholarship period, and later apply their critical language skills in their future professional careers. Countries may include: Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia, South Korea, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, or others where the target languages are spoken. All CLS Program costs are covered for participants including: travel to and from the student's U.S. home city and program location, a mandatory Washington, D.C. pre-departure orientation, applicable visa fees, room, board, group-based intensive language instruction, program-sponsored travel within country, and all entrance fees for CLS Program cultural enhancement activities. Please note that U.S. passport fees will not be paid by the scholarship, and you will be required to cover transportation to and from your U.S. home address and the airport for CLS Program travel.
www.clscholarship.orgNov. 15

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DAAD Reseach Internship in Science and Engineering (RISE)UndergraduateSTEMSTEM disciplinesRESEARCHThe DAAD Research Internship in Science and Engineering (RISE) is a summer internship program for undergraduate students from the United States, Canada and the UK in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering. It offers unique opportunities for undergraduate students to work with research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany for a period of 2 to 3 months during the summer. RISE interns are matched with doctoral students whom they assist and who serve as their mentors. The working language will be English. All scholarship holders receive stipends from the DAAD to help cover living expenses, while partner universities and research institutes provide housing assistance.http://www.daad.de/rise/en/

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DAAD Scholarships UndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPHighly qualified undergraduate students are invited to apply for scholarships funding study, senior thesis research and/or internships in Germany. The goal of this program is to support study abroad in Germany and at German universities. Preference will be given to students whose projects or programs are based at and organized by a German university. Scholarships are available either as part of an organized study abroad program or as part of an individual, student-designed study abroad semester or year. Scholarships may be granted for a minimum of four (one semester) and a maximum of 10 months (one academic year). Recipients will be awarded a monthly stipend of approximately € 650, plus additional funds to help defray travel and research expenses as well as health insurance.www.daad.orgVaries

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Davis Fellowship for Summer Language StudyUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesCritical LanguagesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Kathryn Davis Fellowships for Peace: Investing in the Study of Critical Languages, through Middlebury College, provides 100 fellowships to address today's critical need for increased language proficiency in the United States. The Kathryn Davis Fellowships cover the full cost of summer language study from beginner to graduate levels in Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew, Japanese, Portuguese, and Russian at the Middlebury College Language Schools. Fellowship grants cover the full comprehensive fee (tuition, room, and board). The Davis Fellowships are merit-based and intended for exceptionally qualified individuals with demonstrated interest in one or more of the following areas: international, global, or area studies; international politics and economics; peace and security studies; and/or conflict resolution. Individuals in other fields, including working professionals, are encouraged to apply if their field of expertise requires them to study one of the critical languages listed above.www.middlebury.edu/ls/finaid/fellowships/kwdJan. 31

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Davis-Putter ScholarshipUndergrad / Post-GradPublic ServicePeace & Justice LawSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPUp to $10,000 in support of student activist. The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund provides grants to students actively working for peace and justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to those able to do academic work at the university level and who are part of the progressive movement on the campus and in the community. Early recipients worked for civil rights, against McCarthyism, and for peace in Vietnam. Recent grantees have been active in the struggle against racism, sexism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression; building the movement for economic justice; and creating peace through international anti-imperialist solidarity.www.davisputter.org/apply.html#genApril 1

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Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE SCGF)Post-Graduate STEMSTEM disciplinesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe fellowship award provides partial tuition support, an annual stipend for living expenses, and a research allowance for full-time graduate study and thesis/dissertation research at an accredited college or university in the United States or its territories for three years.http://scgf.orau.gov/January

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DHS Summer Research ExperienceUndergraduateSTEMHomeland Security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplinesINTERNSHIP (PAID)The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for rising juniors and seniors majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The DHS HS-STEM Summer Internship Program provides students with the opportunity to conduct research in DHS mission-relevant research areas at federal research facilities located across the country. The goal of this program is to engage a diverse, educated, and skilled pool of scientists and engineers in HS-STEM issues and to promote long-term relationships between student researchers, the DHS Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate, and federal research facilities to enhance the HS-STEM workforce. DHS has partnered with Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to manage the application and review process, notification, and implementation of the program. The DHS Science and Technology Directorate reviews applications and makes the final award selections. The program provides a stipend of $500 each week ($5,000 for 10 weeks) payable every two weeks, and transportation expenses for one round trip between the student’s current or home address and the assigned federal research facility, with some limitations.
www.orau.gov/dhsinternships/#descriptionJan. 5

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Echoing Green FellowshipPost-Graduate Public ServiceSocial EntrepreneurshipSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Echoing Green Fellowship program provides start-up capital and technical assistance to help new leaders launch their organizations and build capacity of their social enterprise. The fellowship provides a stipend of $80,000 for individuals (or $90,000 for 2-person partnerships) paid in four equal installments over two years; a health insurance stipend; a yearly professional development stipend; conferences led by organizational development experts; access to technical support and pro bono partnerships to help grow your organization; a community of like-minded social entrepreneurs and public service leaders, including the Echoing Green network of nearly 500 alumni working all over the world.www.echoinggreen.org/fellowship/applyDec. 2

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Elie Wiesel Prize in EthicsUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesEthicsESSAY CONTESTThe Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest challenges college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today’s complex world. Students are encouraged to write thought provoking personal essays that raise questions, single out issues and are rational arguments for ethical action. Candidates must be registered undergraduate, full-time Juniors and Seniors at accredited four-year colleges or universities in the United States during the fall semester. $5,000 FIRST PRIZE / $2,500 SECOND PRIZE / $1,500 THIRD PRIZE / TWO HONORABLE MENTIONS $500 EACH.www.eliewieselfoundation.org/prizeinethics.aspxMid-December

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Emerson National Hunger Fellows ProgramPost-Graduate Public ServiceAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFellows gain field experience fighting hunger and poverty through placements in community based organizations across the country, and policy experience through placements in Washington, D.C. The program bridges community-based efforts and national public policy, and fellows develop as effective leaders in the movement to end hunger and poverty. CHC recruits thoughtful individuals who are committed to social justice and anti-racism, enthusiastic about participating in the fellowship community, and easily able to adjust to new situations. Applicants should have some experience with anti-hunger or anti-poverty work and must be citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States. Fellows receive a living stipend, health insurance, and housing support during the course of the Fellowship. Upon completion, Fellows receive an end of service award and become part of the Emerson Hunger Fellows alumni community and professional network.www.emersonapplication.org/fellowshipJan. 18

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EuroScholarsUndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsRESEARCH ABROAD (COST)EuroScholars provides outstanding and motivated advanced undergraduate, honors or (post) graduate students with a strong interest in an academic/research career who are interested in discovering their potential for a research career. EuroScholars offers unique opportunities to spend a semester as a junior researcher at one of the top European research institutions. Supervision will be provided by academic staff, working on and/or responsible for the Research Project. The curriculum will consist of the Research Project (main element), literature review (independent study), elective (if applicable), and a language and culture course at the host university. Each semester a central European Midstay Program (2-3 days) is organized for all students. Students do not need to have research experience, however, science students should have ample academic experience in a laboratory setting. Cost: € 9.975 per semester, and includes tuition, bench fee and cost of accommodation for the duration of the research period (one semester).www.euroscholars.eu/index.htmlOctober 1 / April 1

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French Government Teaching AssistantshipUndergrad / Post-GradTeachingFrench/EnglishWORK (Living/Learning Environment)The Teaching Assistant Program in France is a joint initiative of the French Ministry of Education, the Centre international d’études pédagogiques (CIEP) and the Cultural Services Department of the French Embassy in Washington, D.C. Its goal is to strengthen English-language instruction in the French educational system through the establishment of a native speaker presence. The program also provides future teachers of French in the United States with excellent teaching experience and first-hand knowledge of French language and culture. Assistants are assigned a 12-hour per week teaching schedule that may be divided among up to three schools. Classes are conducted in English. T Two different contracts are available. All contracts begin October 1st end April 30th. Placements are in Elementary School – Children aged 8-11 years old or Secondary School – Students aged 11-18 years old. Proficient level of French required. Teaching assistants receive a gross monthly salary of approximately €965. Mandatory deductions for health insurance and French social security are taken, resulting in a net monthly salary of roughly €780 (approximately $1,099). Due to the higher cost of living in the overseas departments, assistants placed in these Académies receive an additional salary allowance of 30% to 35%. The stipend provides enough money to live the lifestyle of a typical French student. Assistants do not receive any additional support for travel to France or to support dependents. Personal funds are needed for the initial period of the contract. American teaching assistants are covered by the French “Sécurité sociale” which covers 70% of medical costs, 35-65% of prescriptions, and 80% of hospitalization fees IN FRANCE. The plan does NOT cover travel outside of France, costs for returning to the U.S. for medical treatment, or repatriation of remains in the case of death.
www.frenchculture.org/spip.php?rubrique648&tout=okJan. 15

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Fulbright GrantsPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFor one-year of international study, research or teaching in a country of the candidate's choice. Candidates are B.S./B.A. graduates, masters and doctoral candidates, and young professionals and artists opportunities who are interested in planning their own project. Projects may include university coursework, independent library or field research, classes in a music conservatory or art school, special projects in the social or life sciences, or a combination. Several countries also offer English Teaching Assistant positions. The Fulbright Program offers invaluable opportunities to meet and work with people of the host country, sharing daily life as well as professional and creative insights, and provides a grant to support the completion of the candidate's project.http://us.fulbrightonline.org/Oct. 1

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Fund for American Studies DC Intern ProgramUndergraduatePublic ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicySTUDY AWAY (COST)Various DC and international opportunities. Cost varies with program, e.g., Capitol Semester tuition & housing = approx. $14,900.www.dcinternships.orgVaries

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Gates Cambridge ScholarshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFor up to three years study in the UK at Cambridge University. Candidates will have outstanding intellectual ability, leadership potential, a commitment to improving the lives of others, and present a good fit between their qualifications and aspirations and the postgraduate program for which they are applying. The Gates Cambridge Scholarship provides all educational costs (tuition and fees), stipend for living expenses, travel to and from Cambridge, and miscellaneous (conference, field work, etc.) funding support as well.http://www.gatescambridge.org/Oct. 15

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GEM FellowshipPost-Graduate STEMEngineeringSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPGEM offers MS and Ph.D. level students an outstanding opportunity and access to dozens of the top Engineering and Science firms and Universities in the nation. The GEM Fellowship was designed to focus on promoting opportunities for individuals to enter industry at the graduate level in areas such as research and development, product development, and other high level technical careers. GEM also offers exposure opportunities to a number of opportunities in academe. Candidates are targeted for participation who are members of the following under-represented groups in science and engineering as defined by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics: American Indian/Native, African American/Black, Hispanic American/Latino. GEM MS Engineering Fellows receive a stipend, which may be supplemented by the GEM Member University. GEM Fellows may be expected to accept a teaching or research assistantship. All Fellows receive full tuition and fees at the GEM Member University; MS Engineering Fellows receive a $4000 living stipend per semester up to the 4 semesters; Ph.D. Engineering and Ph.D. Science Fellows receive a $16,000 academic year stipend for one year.www.gemfellowship.org/gem-fellowship/application-requirementsEarly: Oct. 1; Final: Nov. 15

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George J. Mitchell ScholarshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFor one year study in Ireland in any field. Candidates should have significant achievement in three areas: academic excellence, leadership, and commitment to community and public service. The Mitchell Scholars program provides tuition, housing, a stipend for living expenses, and an international travel stipend.http://www.us-irelandalliance.org/content/368/en/Scholarships/Application%20is%20Open.htmlSLU: Sept 8; Final Oct. 2, 2012

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Gilder Lehrman Institute of American HistoryUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesHistory (American), American StudiesAWARDThe Gilder Lehrman History Scholar Award recognizes outstanding graduating college seniors who have demonstrated academic and extracurricular excellence in American History or American Studies. Fifteen winners will be selected from candidates across the country. Awardees will attend specially arranged meetings with leading American historians and VIP behind-the-scenes tours of archives. The recipients will be reimbursed for up to $600 for travel expenses to New York, and room and board will be provided during the award weekend. At the time of application (March), candidates must be a history or American studies major with an American history concentration and must be considered graduating seniors in an accredited college or university in the United States and must have already graduated and received their diploma by the time the program is held in June).www.gilderlehrman.org/education/hs_overview.phpMarch 2012

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Gilman Scholarship for Study AbroadUndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsSTUDY ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPThe Gilman Scholarship Program provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide. The program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study abroad and the countries and regions where they go by supporting undergraduates who might otherwise not participate due to financial constraints. Scholarships of up to $5,000 are for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study abroad. Award amounts will vary depending on the length of study and student need with the average award being approximately $4,000. Students who apply for and receive the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad are then eligible to receive an additional $3,000 Critical Need Language Supplement from the Gilman Scholarship Program for a total possible award of up to $8,000.www.iie.org/en/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-ProgramFall & Summer: March 1; Spring: Oct. 4

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Google Policy FellowshipUndergrad / Post-GradPublic ServiceUndergraduate, graduate, and law students interested in Internet and technology policySCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFellows will have the opportunity to work at public interest organizations at the forefront of debates on broadband and access policy, content regulation, copyright and trademark reform, consumer privacy, open government, and more. Participating organizations are based in either Washington, DC, San Francisco, CA, Ottawa or Toronto, Canada and include: American Library Association, Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic, Center for Democracy and Technology, Citizen Lab, Competitive Enterprise Institute, Creative Commons, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Future of Music Coalition, Internet Education Foundation, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Media Access Project, National Hispanic Media Coalition, New America Foundation, Progress and Freedom Foundation, Public Knowledge, TechFreedom, and Technology Policy Institute. Fellows will be assigned a lead mentor at their host organizations, but will have the opportunity to work with several senior staff members over the course of the summer. Fellows will be expected to make substantive contributions to the work of their organization, including conducting policy research and analysis; drafting reports and analyses; attending government and industry meetings and conferences; and participating in other advocacy activities. Fellows receive a stipend of $7,500 for the 10 week period.www.google.com/policyfellowship/January

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Greenlining InstitutePost-Graduate Public ServiceAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Fellowship Program is a year-long training program for young leaders that have completed, at minimum, their undergraduate degrees by the start of the program. Fellows are assigned to specific program areas and develop expertise with the direction of a Program Manager and the Academy Director. Although the curriculum is similar to that of the Associates program, Fellows are given more responsibility and independence to implement projects and programs. Fellows participate in leadership skills workshops, attend meetings with key stakeholders, and conduct site visits to community, government, and corporate entities. Fellows receive regular mentorship, professional and personal skill development and are given opportunities to interact with the media, write reports/press releases, fundraise, testify at policy hearings, and participate in key meetings with top government officials, corporate CEOs, and political leaders. As a Fellow, one works 37.5 hours per week and earns $33,800 per year plus health benefits.http://www.greenlining.org/academy/fellows.phpFeb. 18

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Harry A. Blackmun ScholarshipsPost-Graduate Public ServiceLaw SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Harry A. Blackmun Scholarship may be awarded to a law student enrolled in or about to enroll in the pursuit of a juris doctor degree at an accredited law school in the United States. The recipient will be chosen based on several factors, including academic achievement, financial need, and potential for making a contribution to society and the legal profession. In addition, because the scholarship will be granted in honor of Justice Blackmun, all other considerations being equal, preference will be given to applicants with a significant tie to the Justice's home state of Minnesota.Mail application request to Harry A. Blackmun Scholarship Foundation, Inc., 118 Mulberry Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-3600June 15

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HCF/ Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and AccountingUndergraduateBusiness & EconomicsFinance, AccountingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Hispanic Fund with its corporate partners provides a number of scholarship opportunities to students of Hispanic background: the Marriott Scholars Program ($9,000/yr for 4 years); the Ford Blue Oval Nation-wide Scholarship ($500-$5,000) for rising or current undergraduates or students pursuing an MBA; and the Google Scholarship Program ($10,000) for Junior, Senior, and graduate students in computer science or computer engineering.http://www.hispanicfund.org/programs/college/scholarshipsFeb. 16

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Heritage Foundation Internship in D.C. Undergrad / Post-GradPublic ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicyINTERNSHIP (PAID)The Heritage Foundation Internship Program provides young conservative leaders paid internships involving substantive work, and opportunities to acquire policy expertise and build marketable skills. Interns work with Heritage experts on foreign and domestic policy issues in such areas as energy and the environment, the rule of law, homeland security, and health care. For those interested in business, Heritage offers the opportunity to work in communications and marketing, development, coalition building and outreach, and government relations. Candidates should have Junior standing (recent graduates, graduate and law students are encouraged to apply), strong research and writing talents, excellent communication skills, and the inquisitiveness to undertake various research, writing, administrative, and computer projects. All interns are paid at the rate of $7.25 per hour.www.heritage.org/About/Internships-Young-Leaders/The-Heritage-Foundation-Internship-ProgramSpring: Nov. 1; Summer: Feb. 1; Fall: July 1

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Hertz Foundation Graduate FellowshipPost-Graduate STEMAeronautics / Astronautics / Applied Mathematics and Statistics / Applied Physics and Astronomy / Chemistry and Chemical Engineering / Computer Science and Engineering / Earth and Geo Sciences / Electrical, Mechanical, Civil and Nuclear Engineering / Materials Science / Quantitative Biology and Bio-EngineeringSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Hertz Fellowship Program provide support to students of the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States of America, and who are willing to morally commit to make their skills available to the United States in time of national emergency. The Foundation supports graduate students working towards the Ph.D. degree in the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences. These fields include applied mathematics, statistics, and quantitative aspects of modern biology. The Graduate Fellowship Award is based on merit (not need) and consists of a cost-of-education allowance and a personal-support stipend. College seniors wishing to pursue the Ph.D. degree in any of the fields of particular interest to the Foundation, as well as graduate students already in the process of doing so, may apply. The Fellowship provides full tuition renewable for 5 years and a $31,000/yr stipend.www.hertzfoundation.org/dx/fellowships/award.aspxOct.

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Historic Deerfield Summer FellowshipUndergraduateArts & HumanitiesAmerican Studies, Architecture, Archeology, Art and Art History, Design, History, Preservation and Museum StudiesINTERNSHIP (EXPENSES)The Historic Deerfield Summer Fellowship Program provides College Juniors and Seniors an all-expenses-paid, intensive nine-week living-learning program based in Historic Deerfield’s eleven museum buildings, state-of-the-art exhibition and storage facility and library, all within the village of Old Deerfield, New England’s best documented town. The program offers a rare behind the scenes view of the workings of a museum, and a thorough investigation of early New England history and material life.www.historic-deerfield.org/summer-fellowship-programFeb.

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Horizon Scholarship: Women in DefenseUndergrad / Post-GradScience & PolicyPreferred fields of study: security studies, military history, government relations, engineering, computer science, physics, mathematics, business (as it relates to national security or defense), law (as it relates to national security or defense), international relations, political science, and economics.SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe HORIZONS Scholarship - Women In Defense encourages women to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States and to provide development opportunities to women already working in national security and defense fields. The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to further educational objectives of women who are U.S. citizens either employed or planning careers in defense or national security areas. (This is not law enforcement or criminal justice.) The amount of the awards varies each year.http://wid.ndia.org/horizon/Pages/default.aspxJuly 1

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HRSA Nursing Scholarship ProgramUndergrad / Post-GradHealth CareNursingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Nursing Scholarship Program is a selective program of the U.S. Government that helps alleviate the critical shortage of nurses currently experienced by certain types of health care facilities by helping needy students complete their nurse training. In exchange for the scholarship, upon graduation, the newly minted nurses work at these facilities for at least 2 years. The scholarship covers tuition and fees, and provides a stipend.www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/scholarships/Nursing/index.htmlJune 1

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Humanity in Action Summer ProgamUndergrad / Post-GradMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsRESEARCH The HIA Fellowship brings together international groups of Fellows to study minority rights and produce original research exploring how and why individuals and societies, past and present, have resisted intolerance and protected democratic values. Separate programs take place for five weeks every summer in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris, and Warsaw.www.humanityinaction.org/programsJan. 9

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International Radio and Television Society Summer FellowshipUndergraduateSocial & Behavioral SciencesStudents interested in careers in the electronic media industry.INTERNSHIP (EXPENSES)The IRTS Summer Fellowship Program provides a 9-week expense paid opportunity for College juniors, seniors, or graduate students. The Program, the most notable student out-reach effort of IRTS, teaches up-and-coming communicators the realities of the business world through an expense-paid fellowship, which includes practical experience and career-planning advice. Each year college juniors, seniors and graduate students are selected nationwide to participate in the nine-week Summer Fellowship Program. The Program begins with an extensive one-week orientation to broadcasting, cable, advertising, and interactive media. Fellows have a rare opportunity to question industry professionals at panels, lectures, and group discussions. They also take related field trips and learn career planning, networking and interviewing skills by attending industry social functions. Following this first week, Fellows gain full-time "real world" experience at New York-based media corporations to which each is assigned for the duration of the nine-week Fellowship. Fellows are then able to reinforce or redefine specific career goals before settling into a permanent job in the electronic media industry.http://irtsfoundation.org/summerfellowshipprogram.htmlDec. 1

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Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts AwardUndergrad / Post-GradArts & HumanitiesEligible fields of study are: Fine Arts / Art / Arts - Performance and Studio - Other / Creative writing / Dance / Design / Drama, Theater Arts / Music / TV, Film SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Jack Kent Cooke Foundation  Graduate Arts Award recognizes and rewards America's promising up-and-coming artists from lower-income backgrounds with the nation's leading graduate scholarships in the visual arts, performing arts, and creative writing. Awards of up to $50,000 annually to study in the US or abroad.www.jkcf.orgFeb.

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James Madison Junior FellowshipPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesAmerican History, American Government, Social StudiesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers $24,000 James Madison Graduate Fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. Generally, one Fellowship per state is awarded each year. Applicants must be committed to teaching American history, American government, and/or social studies full time in grades 7-12. The fellowships are intended exclusively for graduate study leading to a master's degree. James Madison Fellows may attend any accredited institution of higher education in the United States. Each individual entering the James Madison Fellowship Program will be expected to pursue and complete a master’s degree in one of the following (listed in order of the Foundation’s preference): Master of Arts (MA) in American history or in political science (also referred to as “government and politics” or as “government”); Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) concentrating on either American Constitutional history (in a history department) or American government, political institutions, and political theory (in a political science department); Master of Education (MEd) or the Master of Arts or Master of Science in Education with a concentration in American history or American government, political institutions, and political theory.www.jamesmadison.com/index.htmlMarch 1

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Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship - Zonta InternationalUndergraduateBusiness & EconomicsBusiness ManagementSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPJane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship provides a scholarship of $5,000 to a junior or senior woman majoring in business management.http://www.zontastlouis.org/ServiceProjects.htmCheck website

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Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)Post-Graduate TeachingInterest in Japan and Japanese Culture & LanguageWORK (Living/Learning Environment)The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme aims to promote grass roots internationalisation at the local level by inviting young overseas graduates to assist in international exchange and foreign language education in local governments, boards of education and elementary, junior and senior high schools throughout Japan. It seeks to foster ties between Japanese citizens (mainly youth) and JET participants at the person-to-person level. JET Programme participants are employed as one of the following positions: Assistant Language Teacher (ALT), Coordinator for International Relations (CIR), or Sports Exchange Advisor (SEA). The majority of JET participants are Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) who are from English speaking countries. JET participants who arrive in Japan from 2012 will receive approximately 3.36 million yen in their first year of appointment. The remuneration is considered enough to live comfortably in Japan.www.jetprogramme.org/index.htmlEarly: Oct; Final: Nov.

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John A. Knauss Marine Policy FellowshipPost-Graduate Science & PolicyMarine PolicySCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPOne-year fellowships ($52,000) - An eligible applicant is any student, regardless of citizenship, who, on February 17, 2012, is enrolled towards a degree in a graduate or professional program, that have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The graduate degree needs to be awarded through a United States accredited institution of higher education in the United States or U.S. Territories. Applicants from states not served by a Sea Grant program should obtain further information by contacting the Knauss Sea Grant Fellowship Program Manager at the NSGO. www.seagrant.noaa.gov/knaussFeb. 1

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Josephine De Karman Fellowship TrustUndergrad / Post-GradMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIP The Josephine de Karman Fellowship recognizes and assists students whose scholastic achievements reflect Professor von Karman’s high standards. To be competitive, graduate applicants should have outstanding letters of recommendation, significant publications, and have completed several chapters of the dissertation at the time of application. Undergraduate applicants should have exceptional recommendations and grades plus a compelling record of original research or scholarship. DeKarman fellowships are open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a university or college located within the United States. Only candidates for the PhD who will defend their dissertation by June 2014 and undergraduates entering their senior year (will receive bachelors degree in June 2014) are eligible for consideration. Postdoctoral and masters degree students are not eligible for consideration. Special consideration will be given to applicants in the Humanities. A minimum of eight (8) fellowships, $22,000 for graduate students and $14,000 for undergraduate students, will be awarded for the regular academic year (fall and spring semesters or the equivalent where the quarterly system prevails), paid through the fellowship office of the university in which the recipient is enrolled for study in the United States. Study must be carried out only in the United States and all funds must be expended only within this country.http://www.dekarman.org/category/fellowship/Jan. 31

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JW Saxe Memorial Prize for Public ServiceUndergrad / Post-GradPublic ServiceAll fieldsINTERNSHIP (PAID)The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund is a prize of two thousand dollars awarded annually to one or more college or university students in the United States involved in public service. The award enables students to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job or internship during a summer or other term. Preference will be given applicants who have already found such a position, but who require additional funds.www.jwsaxefund.org/index.phpMarch 15

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Kate Neal Kinley FellowshipPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesStudents whose principal or major studies have been in one of the following fields: Architecture—Design or History; Art—all branches; Dance—Choreography, Performance, Performance/Choreography; Landscape Architecture—History, Culture and Heritage, Sustainable Design, or Design Theory and Practice; Music—all branches; Theatre—Acting, Design, Playwriting, or Theatre Research/History; Urban and Regional Planning—all branches. A Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Art, Dance, Landscape Architecture, Music, Theatre, or Urban and Regional Planning is required.SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThree major Fellowships will be awarded, one up to $20,000 in any field of music; one up to $20,000 in architectural design and history, art and design, theatre, dance, or instrumental or vocal music; and one up to $9,000 in art, architecture, dance, landscape architecture, theatre, or urban and regional planning.http://faa.illinois.edu/AdministrationDec. 3

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Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Teaching FellowshipsPost-Graduate STEMScience and MathematicsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFellows receive up to $10,000 in annual tuition assistance and a monthly stipend while they were working toward a teaching credential.  Additional tuition support is available for summer coursework leading to a credential. Full-time teachers are eligible for small grants supplying classroom materials and support for a mentor-teacher relationship. All fellows receive funding for summer professional development and summer living stipends. KSTF also supports membership in a professional organization and travel to professional meetings.www.kstf.org/programs/teaching.htmlMid-Jan.

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Laura Bush Traveling FellowshipUndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryEducation, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and informationRESEARCHThe fellowship will help fund a proposal designed by the applicant to conduct brief work in a foreign country related to the mandate of UNESCO – using education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and information to build strong ties among nations. The fellowship is intended for American college/university students who express an interest in international collaboration but as of yet had not been afforded many opportunities to travel abroad. The length of time for the travel is expected to be between 4 and 6 weeks and should include interaction with individuals from other nations. During his/her travel, the recipient should be willing to participate in public diplomacy events arranged with the pertinent U.S. State Department Consulate, Mission, and/or Embassy. Following the travel, the recipient agrees to submit a report describing experiences and analyzing objectives achieved; share his/her experiences with others; and be available to make a presentation to the U.S. National Commission for UNESCO. Average award between $1000-$4000.www.state.gov/p/io/unesco/programs/143138.htmFeb. 6 & August 6

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Leland International Hunger Fellows ProgramPost-Graduate Public ServiceIndividuals interested in issues related to food security, including Agricultural research, Nutrition, Advocacy, Climate change, and Enterprise developmentSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPLeland Fellows are selected based on their demonstrated leadership qualities, experience, maturity, flexibility, and commitment to fighting hunger. Eligible candidates have spent at least one year working or volunteering in a developing country on issues related to hunger and poverty and possess a relevant graduate degree or equivalent experience.http://www.hungercenter.org/fellowships/leland/Oct. 2012

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Leonard Reiser Fellowship in Science, Technology, and Global SecurityUndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryScience, global security, and public policyRESEARCHThe Reiser Fellowships provides students with $4,000 to pursue projects that explore issues at the intersection of science, global security, and public policy, focusing on a significant aspect of nuclear security, climate stabilization or biotechnology.www.thebulletin.org/content/about-us/leonard-m-reiser-fellowshipApril 1

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Leopold Schepp Foundation ScholarshipUndergrad / Post-GradMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Schepp Scholarship provides up to $8,500 in funding support for students in any discipline based on the individual's Character, Ability, and Financial Need.www.scheppfoundation.orgContinual

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Lilly Graduate Fellows ProgramPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryArts and Humanities - art; art history; creative writing; history; interdisciplinary studies; languages and literature; music; music history; philosophy; religion; rhetoric; theater history; theater arts, and theology.
SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Lilly Graduate Fellows Program provides funding and mentoring support for a cohort of sixteen Fellows who are entering Ph.D. or equivalent graduate programs in humanities and arts at schools of their choosing. Candidates are exceptionally well qualified young men and women who have bachelor degrees from LFP Network Schools and who are interested in becoming teacher-scholars at church-related colleges and universities in the United States. Over a three year period, these Fellows, along with two mentors who are senior scholars, will communicate and collaborate with each other in areas of research, teaching, and professional development. Over the course of three years, Lilly Graduate Fellows participate in four conferences which allow them to collaborate with each other and with senior scholars and luminaries who integrate research, teaching, vocation, and an interest in church-related higher education. Fellows receive three annual $3,000 stipends for use at the Fellows’ discretion.www.lillyfellows.org/graduatefellowsprogram.aspxNov. 15

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Mabelle Arole International FellowshipPost-Graduate Health CareSenior Pre-meds SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Mabelle Arole Fellowship provides support for a graduating pre-med student who has been accepted into medical school and willing to defer admission for one year in order to experience community-based primary health care while living, working, and learning in Jamkhed, India, for one year. During that time, s/he will have experience in the hospital (in-patient and out-patient and in the field) and work on a project, depending on current CRHP activities and needs and your interest. The year begins with a 2-month course on community-based primary health care, with about 20 participants from India and other countries, most of whom are working in health and development programs. The fellow will live and work on the CRHP compound, which includes the hospital, administration offices, training institute, and staff housing. Lodging is simple and basic (single or double room with a private or shared bathroom with Western-style toilet). There is a mess hall, which provides typical Indian meals. The fellow will stay in India for almost one year, at Jamkhed for 10 months and the opportunity to travel for one month (his/her own plans and expenses). The fellow will be paid a stipend of $8000 in quarterly payments. This covers housing, living expenses, and travel, including airfare to and from India. In order to adapt to living at CRHP, you should be flexible, open, able to adapt appropriately to other cultures (including food), and interested in learning from others, especially village people.
www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/MemberCenter/PreMeds/mabellearole.aspxJan. 18

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Marshall ScholarshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFor two years of study in the United Kingdom in any field. Candidates should excel as scholars, as leaders and as contributors to improved UK-US understanding. Assessment is based on academic merit, leadership potential and ambassadorial potential. Preference will be given to candidates who combine high academic ability with the capacity to play an active part in the life of the United Kingdom university to which they go, and to those who display a potential to make a significant contribution to their own society. The Marshall Scholarship provides university fees, cost of living expenses, annual book grant, thesis grant, research and daily travel grants, fares to and from the United States and, where applicable, a contribution towards the support of a dependent spouse.www.marshallscholarship.org/SLU: Aug 8; Final: Oct. 1

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Mary Opal Wolanin Nursing ScholarshipUndergrad / Post-GradHealth CareNursingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Mary Opal Wolanin Graduate and Undergraduate Scholarships were established to provide financial assistance to students intending to work with older adults. Applicants must intend to work in a gerontology/geriatric setting after graduation.  A $500.00 scholarship may be awarded for each category (graduate and undergraduate).www.ngna.org/resources/awards-a-scholarships/74-mary-opal-wolanin-scholarship.htmlJune 1

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Math for AmericaPost-Graduate STEMMathematicsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Math for America Fellowship is a highly selective, five-year program where recent college graduates and mid-career professionals make a commitment to teach mathematics in public secondary schools. The Fellowship includes one year earning a master’s degree in education and four years teaching math and participating in MƒA corps activities and professional development. MƒA Fellows are mathematically sophisticated individuals who are new to teaching and use their talents to make a difference in students’ lives.www.mathforamerica.org/web/guest/mfa-fellowsJan. 21

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McKnight Doctoral FellowshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe McKnight Doctoral Fellowship program is designed to address the under-representation of African American and Hispanic faculty at colleges and universities in the state of Florida by increasing the pool of citizens qualified with Ph.D. degrees to teach at the college and university levels. Up to 50 Fellowships are awarded annually to study at one of nine participating Florida universities. Each award provides annual tuition up to $5,000 (tuition above this amount is waived by the participating institution) for each of three academic years plus an annual stipend of $12,000. (An additional two years of support at this same level is provided by the participating institution.)www.fefonline.org/mdf.htmlJan. 15

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Metropolitan Museum of Art InternshipsUndergrad / Post-GradArts & HumanitiesArts and HumanitiesINTERNSHIP (PAID)The Metropolitan Museum of Art offers internship opportunities for college and graduate students interested in careers in art museums. Based upon their academic training and interests, as well as the availability of projects, interns work in one of the Metropolitan's departments—curatorial, education, conservation, administration, or library. Most projects require a strong knowledge of art history. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The Museum offers forty-one paid internships for undergraduate and master's-degree students each year. Interns are placed in host departments where they work closely with supervisors on special and ongoing projects. Three opportunities: (1) The Summer Mentoring Program provides a dynamic and hands-on introduction to the daily operations for current college juniors from diverse backgrounds. Rising Juniors and rising Seniors can apply; preference given to those who will have completed their junior year. (2) The Cloisters Summer Internship for College Students Program provides a nine-week internship to eight college students who are interested in art and museum careers, enjoy working with children, and have an interest in medieval art. The first three weeks of the program consist of seminars and pedagogy workshops that explore the collection and focus on themes that form the day-camp itineraries. Interns learn to engage diverse audiences through practice tours and post-tour discussions, and explore materials and techniques used by medieval artists through hands-on workshops and field trips. For five weeks, interns conduct summer gallery workshops consisting of thematic tours followed by craft projects for day campers ranging from 4 to 12 years old. Any matriculated college student who will not graduate before August is eligible to apply. First- and second-year undergraduates are given special consideration. This is a full time commitment (five days, thirty-five hours per week), June to August. Compensation: approximately $2,925 ($9.29/hour, less applicable taxes and deductions). (3) The Summer Internship for College Students for current college seniors who will have graduated by the beginning of the program and individuals who completed their undergraduate degrees no more than one year prior to the application deadline. Full-time June to August, five days/ thirty-five hours per week; $9.29/hour less taxes and deductions.www.metmuseum.org/education/er_internship.aspJan 5

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MHD Undergraduate Summer ResearchUndergraduateSTEMUnderrepresented students interested in pursuing graduate education in a biomedical field (Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Nutritional Sciences)RESEARCHSummer research experience for students from underrepresented groups interested in careers in biomedical research, with a focus on minority health disparities. 10 weeks, $4,000 stipend, research credit, on-campus housing available.http://www.grad.arizona.edu/mhdJan

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Morris K. Udall ScholarshipUndergraduateScience & PolicyEnvironment / Tribal Public PolicySCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation awards 80 scholarships of up to $5000 and 50 honorable mentions of $350 to sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care. Candidates must be committed to a career related to the environment, OR committed to a career in tribal public policy, OR Native American health care; be a matriculated sophomore or junior-level student at a two-year or four-year accredited institution of higher education, and pursuing a bachelor's or associate's degree during the 2011-2012 academic year; have a college grade-point average of at least a "B" or the equivalent; and be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or U.S. permanent resident.www.udall.govSLU: Jan. 10 Final: March 2

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MTC-U FulbrightPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesMusicSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPUp to four Fulbright-mtvU awards will be available for individuals interested in pursuing projects around an aspect of international contemporary or popular music as a cultural force for expression. Applications will be accepted for any country to which there is an active Fulbright U.S. Student Program for Academic and Arts fields.  Projects should center around research on an aspect of international musical culture, and should focus on contemporary or popular music as a cultural force for expression. Preference will be given to recent graduates.www.us.fulbrightonline.org/types_mtvu.htmlMarch 1

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NASA Aeronautics Scholarship ProgramUndergrad / Post-GradSTEMAeronautical and Aerospace / Chemical Engineering / Civil Engineering / Computer Engineering / Electrical and Electronic / Energy / Engineering Mechanics / Engineering Science / Industrial Engineering / Materials Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Metallurgical / Polymer / Systems Engineering / Mathematics / Computer Science / Physics RESEARCHThrough the Aeronautics Scholarship Program (ASP), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) offers fellowships to undergraduates and graduates with the potential to become our nation's research leaders of tomorrow: Undergraduate awards: $15,000 awarded for each school year, to be used for educational related expenses; $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center; and 2 years of support. Graduate awards: $35,000 stipend; $11,000 awarded each year, to be used for educational related expenses; $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center; and 2 years of support, with an option for a 3rd year.http://nasa.asee.org/Mid-Jan

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NASA Undergraduate Student Research ProgramUndergraduateSTEMEngineering, mathematics, computer science, or physical sciences or life sciences.RESEARCHNASA USRP is an internship program that offers NASA research and development opportunities to undergraduate students. USRP internship opportunities give students the ultimate workforce preparatory experience for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). USRP is one of most highly comprehensive internship programs for undergraduate students within the STEM majors. Students work on practical problems that will see real applications in aerospace or on future NASA missions. These immersive NASA opportunities combine scientific research with professional hands-on engineering. A USRP internship will be the first step toward a career at NASA, or within the science and engineering workforce. USRP internship opportunities are offered year round in the Fall, Summer and Spring. US citizens who are in their Sophomore, Junior or Senior year, majoring or concentrating in engineering, mathematics, computer science, or physical sciences or life sciences, have a demonstrated interest/commitment to one of the above career fields or disciplines, and a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a scale of 4.0.http://usrp.usra.edu/Oct. 11

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National Black MBA Association Undergraduate and Graduate ScholarshipsUndergrad / Post-GradBusiness & EconomicsBusiness Majors (UG); Management or business related (G)SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe National Black MBA Association provides financial support to students pursuing careers in business, academia, and related professions. Scholarship award amounts are contingent upon funding for the current year. The NBMBAA® Undergraduate Scholarship Program($5,000) awards students who are currently enrolled in an accredited university. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence, exceptional leadership potential and be actively involved in their communities through service to others. The NBMBAA® Graduate Scholarship Program ($15,000) awards scholarships to deserving graduate students. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence, strong communication skills, community involvement and leadership ability.http://www.nbmbaa.org/Education/ScholarshipPrograms/Default.aspxMay

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National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate FellowshipsPost-Graduate STEMSTEM disciplinesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship is a highly competitive, portable fellowship that is awarded to U.S. citizens and nationals who intend to pursue a doctoral degree in one of fifteen supported disciplines (Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering; Biosciences; Chemical Engineering; Chemistry; Civil Engineering; Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences; Computer and Computational Sciences; Electrical Engineering; Geosciences; Materials Science and Engineering; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering; Oceanography; and Physics). NDSEG confers high honors upon its recipients, and allows them to attend whichever U.S. institution they choose. NDSEG Fellowships last for three years and pay for full tuition and all mandatory fees, a monthly stipend, and up to $1,000 a year in medical insurance.www.asee.org/ndsegDec. 17

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National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars ProgramPost-Graduate STEMBio-medical ResearchRESEARCHThe National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program is an accelerated, individualized doctoral training program for outstanding science students committed to biomedical research careers. The program is based on the British system in which students perform doctoral research without required formal courses other than those which students choose to take in relationship to their own interests. Students selected for admission to the program have already developed a sophisticated scientific background by having engaged in research as undergraduates.http://oxcam.gpp.nih.gov/Jan. 2

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National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship ProgramUndergraduateSTEMBio-medical ResearchSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program provides up to $20,000/year (renewable) for students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are interested in careers in biomedical, behavioral, or social science health-related research.https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugspFeb. 1

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National Medical FellowshipPost-Graduate Health CareMedical StudentsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPOffered primarily to first- and second-year U.S. medical students, these scholarships are granted on the basis of financial need. NMF scholarships are increasingly important due to escalating cost of medical school and spiraling student debt. The Need-Based Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to United States citizens from groups currently under represented in the medical profession; specifically, African-Americans, Alaska Natives, Hispanic/Latinos, Native Hawaiians, Native Americans, Vietnamese, and Cambodians.www.nmfonline.org/programs.phpVaries

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National Network for Environmental Management StudiesUndergrad / Post-GradSTEMEnvironmental StudiesRESEARCHThe NNEMS program provides students with practical research opportunities and experiences in an EPA office or laboratory, works to increase public awareness of and involvement in environmental issues, and encourage qualified individuals to pursue environmental careers. The program provides research stipends to help defray the costs associated with the pursuit of academic programs related to the field of environmental protection, such as pollution control, science, engineering, technology, social science, and specialty areas. Each year, the NNEMS program offers fellowships developed and sponsored by the EPA Headquarters office in Washington, D.C. and in the EPA’s 10 regional offices and laboratories throughout the United States. The projects are specifically narrow in scope, allowing students to complete the fellowship while working full-time at the EPA during the summer or part-time during the school year. Recipients of NNEMS fellowships receive a stipend based on the student's level of education and the duration and location of the project.
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Hollings ScholarshipUndergraduateSTEMSophomores with a declared major in a discipline including, but not limited to, oceanic, environmental, biological, and atmospheric sciences, mathematics, engineering, remote sensing technology, physical and social sciences including geography, physics, hydrology, geomatics, or teacher education that support NOAA's programs and mission. SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to a maximum of $8,000 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($650/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to a maximum of $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the Scholars with "hands-on"/ practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory NOAA Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship.www.oesd.noaa.gov/Hollings_info.htmlFeb. 4

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National Physical Sciences Consortium FellowshipPost-Graduate STEMAstronomy, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Materials Science, Mathematical Sciences, Physics, and their subdisciplines, and related engineering fields: Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical.SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe National Physical Science Consortium is a partnership between government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education. NPSC's goal is to increase the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in the physical sciences and related engineering fields, emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool including women and minorities. The NPSC Graduate Fellowship is unique in being: open to all American citizens; lasting for up to six years; providing a $20,000 annual stipend; covering tuition; allowing a fellow also to hold a research or teaching assistantship; including one or two paid summer internships with a government agency; providing a mentor and the opportunity for a lasting relationship with the sponsor. If you have interned, have been employed or are employed by a government agency or laboratory, ask your mentor or research supervisor to nominate you directly for an NPSC fellowship. The Traditional NPSC Fellowship provides support for up to six years, depending on degree sought and employer funding. Students may apply during their senior year in college, or in the first year or two of graduate school. NPSC also offers a Dissertation Fellowship.www.npsc.orgNov. 30

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National Science Foundation Graduate Research FellowshipsPost-Graduate STEMSTEM disciplinesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIP The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited US institutions. Fellows receive approx. $12,000 for tuition and $30,000 in stipend for 3 years.http://www.nsfgrfp.org/Varies

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National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs)UndergraduateSTEMSTEM disciplinesRESEARCHVarious paid summer research opportunities - for a searchable list of the summer opportunities consult the websitehttp://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/Varies

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National Space Club Goddard Memorial ScholarshipUndergraduateSTEMSpace ResearchSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe National Space Club awards a $10,000 scholarship each year, in memory of Dr. Robert H. Goddard, America's rocket pioneer. The award is given to stimulate the interest of talented students in the opportunity to advance scientific knowledge through space research and exploration.www.spaceclub.org/programs/goddard.htmlJan. 3

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National Student Nurses' AssociationUndergraduateHealth CareNursingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPCurrent students enrolled in a state-approved nursing program leading to an associate degree, baccalaureate, diploma, generic pre-licensure doctorate or generic pre-licensure master’s degree; or enrolled in an RN to BSN completion, RN to MSN completion, or LPN/LVN to RN program. The Foundation awards scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 annually. Scholarships may be applied toward tuition, books, and academic fees only.www.nsna.org/FoundationScholarships/FNSNAScholarships/UndergraduateScholarship.aspxJan 13

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NIH Bioethics FellowshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryPrimarily medicine, law, public health, health policy, and sociologyRESEARCHPre-doc applicants should have an undergraduate degree and should be planning postgraduate work. Post-doc applicants should have a PhD, MD, JD, or other advanced degree in a relevant field. Fellows are selected on the basis of their previous academic achievements, commitment to scholarship, and the contribution they are likely to make in the field of bioethics. No bioethics experience is required or expected.www.bioethics.nih.gov/home/index.shtmlJan. 15

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NIH Graduate Partnerships Program in Biomedical SciencesPost-Graduate STEMBio-medical ResearchRESEARCHThe NIH Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP) allows participants to take advantage of the best of two worlds - the academic environment of a university and the breadth and depth of research at the NIH.  The goal is to create a different kind of graduate experience, one that focuses on training the next generation of scientific leaders by emphasizing communication and collaboration skills, integration of information, and interdisciplinary investigation.www.training.nih.gov/programs/gppVaries

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NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural ReasearchTraining AwardPost-Graduate STEMRecent college graduates planning to apply to graduate or professional school, bio-medicalRESEARCHThe NIH Postbac IRTA program (CRTA, Cancer Research Training Award, in the National Cancer Institute) provides recent college graduates who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/pharmacy) school an opportunity to spend one or two years performing full-time research at the NIH. Postbac IRTAs/CRTAs work side-by-side with some of the leading scientists in the world, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research. The NIH consists of the 240-bed Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center and more than 1200 laboratories/research projects located on the main campus in Bethesda, MD and the surrounding area as well as in Baltimore and Frederick, MD; Research Triangle Park, NC; Phoenix, AZ; Hamilton, MT; Framingham, MA; and Detroit, MI. Stipend commensurate with experience.https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/postbac_irtaEarly Jan.

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NOAA Fisheries/Sea Grant Fellowship ProgramPost-Graduate STEMDoctoral students in population dynamics and marine resource economicsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe award for each Fellowship, contingent upon the availability of Federal funds, will be in the form of a grant or cooperative agreement of $38,500 per year. You must be a currently enrolled Ph.D. student in a U.S. university or college to apply. The award provided to each Fellow for salary (stipend), living expense (per diem), tuition, and travel necessary to carry out the proposed thesis research and to attend the annual Fellows meetingwww.seagrant.noaa.gov/funding/fisheriesgradfellowship.htmlVaries

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Nursing Scholarship DatabaseUndergrad / Post-GradHealth CareNursingSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPVarious funding opportunities for nursing students.http://www.discovernursing.com/resources/online-resources#category=financial-assistanceVaries

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Opera Foundation Berlin/Munich/Turin ScholarshipPost-Graduate Arts & HumanitiesMusicSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Opera Foundation offers three scholarships - The Berlin Scholarships, The Munich Scholarship, and the Turin Scholarship - giving young American singers the opportunity to work and study at Deutsche Oper Berlin and Teatro Regio Torino, and the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, three of Europe's most prestigious opera companies. Up to a total of four scholarships are awarded. The scholarship competition is open to American citizens and permanent residents between the ages of 18 and 30 who are beginning their professional careers. Auditions are required. Selected candidates will be invited to participate in New York auditions. Transportation to and from New York is at the candidate's own expense.www.operafoundation.org/schol.htmMarch

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Orr Entrepreneurial Business FellowshipPost-Graduate Business & EconomicsIndiana residents or graduates of Indiana colleges/universitiesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Orr Fellowship offers a unique opportunity for undergraduate students seeking an amazing professional experience following graduation. Orr Fellows are selected from thousands of applicants each year to break into the professional world through paid positions with Indiana’s most dynamic, high-growth companies. During their two-year tenure, Orr Fellows gain executive-level mentorship at their Host Companies, build an impressive professional network through monthly Business Leader Meetings, and join an invaluable peer network with other talented recent grads. Majors from all fields are invited to apply but must be native of Indiana or graduate of an Indiana college or university. In addition, candidates must have a cumulative 3.5 GPA or higher; demonstrated leadership potential (leaders in on- and off-campus clubs/organizations/athletics); strong interest in entrepreneurial business or organizational leadership; and degree by end of Spring term. www.orrfellowship.orgOct.

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Pearson Prize for Higher EducationPost-Graduate Public ServiceCommunity ServiceSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Pearson Foundation awards The Pearson Prize National Fellowships to 20 students in recognition of their commitment to local communities. The Pearson Prize offers: 20 National Fellows a cash award of $10,000, paid over two years; access to a unique student-centered resource for fostering community involvement and social entrepreneurship; guidance and opportunities from the Pearson Foundation and from Pearson, a leader in education; the TakingITGlobal Sprout E-course – giving National Fellows access to training in essential skills, including team building, project management, communications and leveraging technology, as they imagine, plan and develop social innovation projects; and the opportunity to win additional project seed funding.www.pearsonfoundation.org/pearsonprize/Mid-March

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Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program (PPIA)UndergraduatePublic ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public Policy - Students who have completed their Junior year and have at least one semester before graduating; strong commitment to public service and ability to contribute to more diverse perspectives in public policy and international affairs.
INTERNSHIP (PAID)The PPIA Junior Summer Institutes (JSI) provides an intensive seven-week summer program that focuses on preparing students for graduate programs in public and international affairs and careers as policy professionals, public administrators and other leadership roles in public service. The JSI curriculum includes economics, statistics, domestic/international policy issues and leadership topics, all designed to sharpen the students' quantitative, analytic and communication skills. Extracurricular activities are also included. Fellows receive full tuition at a PPIA Junior Summer Institute; eligibility to receive assistance with travel expenses; a stipend of up to $1,500 (funding determined by each JSI); university housing with a meal plan; books and related course materials; and GRE preparation (may require cost-sharing by participating students).www.ppiaprogram.org/programsVaries

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Rhodes ScholarshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPFor two years of study in the UK at Oxford University. Candidates are chosen not only for their outstanding scholarly achievements, but for their character, commitment to others and to the common good, and for their potential for leadership in whatever domains their careers may lead. The Rhodes Scholarship provides all educational costs (tuition and fees), stipend for living expenses, and travel to and from Oxford.www.rhodesscholar.orgSLU: Aug 8; Final Oct. 4

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Rotary International Ambassadorial ScholarshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Ambassadorial Scholarships program promotes international understanding and friendly relations among people of different parts of the world. The scholarships sponsor undergraduate and graduate students, as well as qualified professionals pursuing vocational studies. While abroad, scholars serve as goodwill ambassadors to the country where they study and give presentations about their own culture to Rotary clubs and other groups. Back home, scholars share with Rotarians and others the experiences that deepened their understanding of another culture. Ambassadorial Scholars receive individual grants of $25,000 for study or research abroad.http://www.rotary.org/en/StudentsAndYouth/EducationalPrograms/AmbassadorialScholarships/Pages/ridefault.aspxVaries

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Samuel Huntington Public Service AwardPost-Graduate Public ServiceCurrent graduating college seniors - all fieldsAWARDThe Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides a $10,000 stipend for a graduating college senior to pursue one year of public service anywhere in the world.www.nationalgridus.com/commitment/d4-1_award.aspJan. 18, 2013

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Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART)Undergrad / Post-GradSTEMAeronautical and Astronautical Engineering / Biosciences / Chemical Engineering / Chemistry / Civil Engineering / Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences / Computer and Computational Sciences / Electrical Engineering / Geosciences / Industrial and Systems Engineering (technical tracks only) / Information Sciences / Materials Science and Engineering / Mathematics / Mechanical Engineering / Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering / Nuclear Engineering / Oceanography / Operations Research (technical tracks only) / Physics SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The program aims to increase the number of civilian scientists and engineers working at DoD laboratories. Candidates should be pursuing degrees/careers in the following fields: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering; Biosciences; Chemical Engineering; Chemistry; Civil Engineering; Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences; Computer and Computational Sciences; Electrical Engineering; Geosciences; Industrial and Systems Engineering; Information Sciences; Materials Science and Engineering; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering; Nuclear Engineering; Oceanography; Operations Research, and Physics. The SMART Scholarship provides: Full tuition and education related fees (does not include items such as meal plans, housing, or parking); a cash award paid at a rate of $25,000 - $38,000 depending on degree pursuing (may be prorated depending on award length); paid summer internships; health Insurance reimbursement allowance up to $1,200 per calendar year; book allowance of $1,000 per academic year; mentoring; and employment placement after graduation.http://smart.asee.org/Dec. 1

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Scoville Peace FellowshipPost-Graduate Public ServiceMost candidates have degrees in government, history, international relations, peace studies, political science or related fields, but anyone may apply if he/she has a background in peace and security issues.SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship, established in 1987, is a highly-competitive national fellowship program that provides college graduates with the opportunity to gain a 6-9 month work experience in Washington, D.C., and gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. www.scoville.orgFall: Jan. 13; Spring: Oct. 1

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Society of Women EngineersUndergrad / Post-GradSTEMEngineeringSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPVarious opportunities - SWE Scholarships support women pursuing ABET-accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science in the United States and Mexico.www.swe.org/scholarshipsFeb. 15

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Spencer T. Olin Fellowship for WomenPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryWomen in the following fields: Architecture, Art, Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Medicine, Social WorkSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Spencer T. Olin Fellowship for Women provides for full tuition for up to 4 years for women studying in the following fields: Architecture, Art, Arts and Sciences, Business Engineering, Medicine, Social Work.www.artsci.wustl.edu/~olinJan. 25

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Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP)UndergraduateMulti-disciplinaryUnderrepresented students, all fieldsRESEARCHThe CIC sponsored Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) provides eligible students with a summer research experience at a major research university. The program provides students with a stipend of $3,000-6,000, housing, travel, and in some programs a meal plan in some programs. Check individual institution for specifics regarding financial support and fields of study.http://www.cic.net/home/students/srop/home.aspxMarch 1

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Supreme Court Judicial Internship ProgramUndergraduatePublic ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicyINTERNSHIP (UNPAID)Unpaid 16-week (Fall & Spring - Summer internship 12 weeks) internship experience in the Supreme Court. The Judicial Internship Program at the Supreme Court offers advanced undergraduates and graduating seniors who have interests in law, management, and social sciences a unique opportunity to gain exposure to the field of judicial administration through work in the Office of the Counselor to the Chief Justice. Interns work eight-hour days, five days a week. Thus, other employment is not feasible. Judicial Interns perform several routine but important office tasks, which include summarizing news articles and preparing memoranda and correspondence. Interns also conduct background research for speeches and briefings provided to visiting foreign dignitaries. Additionally, interns may participate in the diverse research projects conducted by the Supreme Court Fellow and the Counselor. These projects require interns to gather, assemble and synthesize information from a wide range of sources. Such assignments demand experience with office and library resources, the ability to work under time constraints, strict attention to detail, creative thinking, and editorial skills. Office research is completely unrelated to the case work of the Supreme Court. Interns do not work on cases pending before the Court or with the Justices. Circumstances permitting and with approval, interns may also take advantage of the Court’s extensive resources to work on their own academic or other research projects.www.supremecourt.gov/jobs/jip/application.aspxFall: June 10; Spring: Oct. 20; Summer: March 10

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Switzer FoundationPost-Graduate Science & PolicyEnvironmental Studies in California or New EnglandSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Switzer Environmental Fellowship Program supports highly talented graduate students in New England and California whose studies are directed toward improving environmental quality and who demonstrate the potential for leadership in their field. The Foundation broadly defines its interest in the environment and the means by which positive results can be achieved. Awards have been made to students pursuing environmental policy, economics, land and water conservation, public health, journalism, architecture, environmental justice, business and law as well as sciences including biology, chemistry and engineering. Each year at least twenty Environmental Fellowships are awarded, ten in California and ten in New England, out of an initial pool of over 300 applicants. Candidates compete separately for Fellowships in New England and California. Fellowship applicants are evaluated based on their commitment to environmental problem-solving and their potential for creating positive environmental impact. Successful candidates are innovators, leaders, problem-solvers, and they are focused on tangible results through their efforts. Applicants are required to have strong leadership, communication and critical thinking skills, relevant work and volunteer experience and the necessary scientific or technical background for their field of study. Past leadership and volunteer experience in community and nonprofit settings is valued as well as academic achievement, evidence of systems thinking and interdisciplinary perspectives. Candidates with a strong vision of how they will apply their academic training to a career in the non-profit, government or private sector are preferred. Candidates pursuing academic careers must demonstrate their commitment to applied environmental problem solving beyond the classroom or university setting. Switzer Environmental Fellowships are merit-based; however, financial need of an applicant may be considered to distinguish between two equally qualified candidates. The Fellowship provides a one-year $15,000 cash award for graduate study as well as networking and leadership support to awardees. Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited graduate institution in California or New England.www.switzernetwork.orgJan. 15

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Teach for AmericaPost-Graduate TeachingAll fieldsWORK (Living/Learning Environment)Teach for America recruits a diverse group of leaders with a record of achievement who work to expand educational opportunity, starting by teaching for two years in a low-income community. Their goal is provide an excellent education for kids in low-income communities. Positions are available in a range of communities across the US and teachers are needed in all academic disciplines. Teacher/leaders are compensated between $30,000-51,000 plus benefits for a two year commitment.www.teachforamerica.org/index.htmMultiple deadlines

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The Consortium for Graduate Study in ManagementPost-Graduate Business & EconomicsManagementSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. Through an annual competition, The Consortium awards merit-based, full-tuition fellowships to America’s best and brightest candidates. Consortium member schools offer more than 300 fellowships covering tuition and mandatory fees for two years of full-time study. Applicants who are admitted through The Consortium process and become Consortium members are considered for these prestigious fellowships. Individual schools may also award other merit based scholarships and financial aid.www.cgsm.orgNov. 15

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The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New AmericansUndergrad / Post-GradMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans supports up to two years of graduate study – in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program – in the United States.  30 awards will be made, and each award is for up to $25,000 in maintenance grants and up to $20,000 in tuition support for each year of graduate study supported, a total of as much as $90,000. Candidates must be: a New American (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in this country); not yet 31 years old, as of the application deadline; a college senior or holder of a bachelor’s degree; not beyond the second year – if already enrolled -- in a graduate degree program. Recipients will be selected based on demonstrated creativity, originality, initiative, and sustained accomplishment. The program values a commitment to the constitution and the bill of rights, and promotes a strong sense of community among fellows and alumni through fall conferences for fellows and numerous events for fellows and alumni held throughout the country.www.pdsoros.orgNov. 9, 2012

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The Rangel Graduate FellowshipPost-Graduate Multi-disciplinaryAll fields - Individuals seeking admission to enter graduate school in the fall of 2013 for a two-year program.SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Rangel Graduate Fellowship provides up to $35,000 annually towards tuition, room, board, books and mandatory fees for completion of two-year master's degrees. At the conclusion of two years of study, the Rangel Fellow is expected to have obtained a degree in international affairs or another area of relevance to the work of the Foreign Service (such as public administration, public policy, business administration, foreign languages, economics, political science, or communications) at a graduate or professional school approved by the Rangel Program. Awardees are expected to maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2 throughout their period of study.http://www.uncfsp.org/rangelprogram/index.cfm?session.areaid=2&contentid=672&typeid=CBRIAP92223Jan. 21

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The Washington CenterUndergraduatePublic ServiceLaw, Politics, Government, Public PolicySTUDY AWAY (COST)The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is a leading nonprofit educational institution headquartered in Washington, D.C. It provides undergraduates, graduate students and professionals from the U.S. and abroad academic seminars on special topics and internship-centered academic terms. Offered primarily in Washington, D.C. and selected cities abroad, the internship programs consist of a substantive work experience tailored to the student’s interests, academic coursework, and civic and leadership programming. Cost: approx. $11,675 (program & housing in Washington - some scholarship support is available).http://www.twc.edu/internshipsSpring: Oct. 12; Summer: Feb. 15; Fall: May 3

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Think Swiss Research ScholarshipUndergrad / Post-GradMulti-disciplinaryAll fieldsRESEARCHThinkSwiss offers scholarships for a research stay in Switzerland. It supports highly motivated and qualified U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to do research at a public Swiss university or research institute for 2 to 3 months. The scholarship is open to students of all fields. The program provides a monthly scholarship of CHF 1,050 (approx. USD 1,000) for a period of 2 to 3 months (CHF 3,150 maximum), which covers two thirds of the average student’s living costs. By accepting this scholarship, you agree to participate in a blog to share your experiences during your research stay in Switzerland. After your return to the U.S. you also agree to carry out at least one activity as student “ambassador” to promote Swiss research. Half of the scholarship will be paid at the beginning and half at the end of your research stay, after your final report has been received. The program does not provide health, accident or liability insurance. Applicants must make sure that they have insurance coverage applicable for their stay in Switzerland. While German, French or Italian language skills are not required for the research stay in Switzerland, knowledge of any of these languages would be helpful in daily life. The working language will generally be English. www.thinkswiss.org/us-swiss-exchange/research-scholarshipMarch 2013

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Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs FellowshipUndergraduatePublic ServiceUndergraduate JuniorsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship provides up to $40,000 for senior year of college and first year of graduate school and 2 paid internships (1 abroad). The Fellowship requires a 3 year commitment as a Foreign Service Officer.www.woodrow.org/higher-education-fellowships/foreign_affairs/pickering_undergrad/index.phpFeb. 8

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Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs FellowshipPost-Graduate Public ServiceInternational StudiesSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Pickering Graduate Fellowship provides up to $40,000 annually for actual expenses during the first and second years of graduate school. This funding is to help cover tuition costs first, then room and board, books, mandatory fees, and one round trip ticket per academic year between the Fellow’s residence and his/her academic institution, pending availability of funds. Fellows also receive 2 paid internships (1 abroad) and commit to serving as a Foreign Service Officer for 3 years.www.woodrow.org/higher-education-fellowships/foreign_affairs/pickering_grad/index.phpFeb. 7

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Truman ScholarshipUndergrad / Post-GradPublic ServiceCommitment to Public Service - all fieldsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Truman Scholarship provides up to $30,000 in funding to students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields. Students must be college juniors at the time of selection. The Foundation also provides assistance with career counseling, internship placement, graduate school admissions, and professional development. Scholars are invited to participate in a number of programs: Truman Scholar Leadership Week, The Summer Institute, and The Truman-Albright Fellows Program. www.truman.govSLU: Nov. 1; Final: Feb. 1

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Tylenol Future Care ScholarshipPost-Graduate Health CareMedical StudentsSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe TYLENOL Future Care Scholars Programs makes ten $10,000 and thirty $5,000 awards to students pursuing an education in healthcare.www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/subptyschol.incMarch 12 - May 31, 2012

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UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship AwardUndergraduateSTEMJunior life sciences, physical sciences, or engineering majors / African Americans / GPA 3.3+SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship provides up to $30,000 to students pursuing degrees and careers in the life or physical sciences or engineering. Candidates must be juniors with minimum 3.3gpa.http://umsi.uncf.org/sif#ScienceResearchScholarshipAwardsVaries

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Villers Fellowship for Health Care JusticePost-Graduate Health CareCommitment to social and health care justice advocacy following their year of hands-on experience as a fellowSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Villers Fellow works as a full-time policy analyst in Families USA’s Health Policy Department. The Fellowship is based in the Families USA office in Washington, D.C. and is designed to provide the Fellow with a national perspective on health care justice work and the opportunity to learn about a range of health care justice issues. The Fellow’s principal responsibilities include conducting primary and secondary research on a range of health care issues and health reform topics—such as Medicaid, Medicare, the state Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the private insurance market—as well as writing and contributing to publications that are relevant to current health reform issues. The fellowship will last one year, from August 2012 through July 2013, and Fellows will receive a compensatory package that includes an annual salary of approximately $38,000 and excellent health care benefits. One Villers Fellow is selected each year.www.familiesusa.org/fellowships/the-villers-fellowship.htmlJan. 14

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Wellstone Fellowship for Social JusticePost-Graduate Health CareLow-income, American Indian & Alaska Native, Asian American, Black/African American, Latino, and Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander social justice leaders. Candidates seeking consideration for the Wellstone Fellowship must demonstrate an interest in using organizing and advocacy skills to achieve health care justice and social change. Applicants should also demonstrate a commitment to contributing to social justice advocacy following their year of hands-on experience as a fellow.SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Wellstone Fellow’s primary responsibilities include assisting in the organization of conferences and trainings for advocates and community leaders; drafting talking points, blogs, fact sheets, and other publications; and developing content for the Families USA website and email lists. During the year, the Fellow will learn about health reform implementation, health equity, Medicaid, Medicare, and other important health policy issues. At the same time, the Wellstone Fellow will develop an understanding of the tactics and strategies used in state-based consumer health advocacy organizations and will work directly with our network of state consumer health advocates and organizations. Fellows receive a stipend of $38,000 and health benefits to support their participation.www.familiesusa.org/fellowships/wellstone-fellowship-about.htmlJan. 31

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Whitaker Undergraduate Scholarship ProgramUndergraduateSTEMBio-medical Engineering / Bio-engineeringSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPThe Whitaker Undergraduate Scholarship Program is designed for second, third and fourth year biomedical engineering students from U.S. institutions to study biomedical engineering abroad for one semester or an academic year. The program supports scholarships for BME undergraduates from US institutions, in their sophomore, junior or senior year, with at least one semester remaining before graduation, who are interested in a period of study abroad. Awards are made for semester or academic year programs - no summer programs. The Scholarship provides up to $7,500 scholarship for one semester/academic term or up to $10,000 scholarship for the academic year.www.whitaker.orgJan. 24

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Woodrow Wilson Teaching FellowshipPost-Graduate STEMMathematics, Science, and EngineeringSCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIPprovides $30,000 fellowships to outstanding college graduates and career changers in science, technology, engineering, and math to complete an intensive, clinically-based master’s program at participating universities. In return, Fellows commit to teach for at least three years in a high-need secondary urban or rural school in the partner state.www.wwteachingfellowship.org/about_the_program/index.phpMultiple deadlines