|Scholarship/Fellowship Title||Display on Webpage?||Cascade Name||Still Active?||Applying as a:||Area of Study||Financial Need Required?||Purpose||Semester of Scholarship Duration||World Region||Gender Specific||Race/Nationality Specific||If yes, which one?||W&M Endorsement Required||Campus Deadline||Final Deadline||External Website Link||Completed By:||Checked By:||Last Updated|
Math and Technology
Fine and Performing Arts
International Study, Research, or Internships
Americas (not U.S.)
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|AAUW Dissertation Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Full Tuition||3||Y||Y||N||Mid November|
American Fellowships support women scholars who are completing dissertations, planning research leave from accredited institutions, or preparing research for publication. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of scholarly excellence; quality and originality of project design; and active commitment to helping women and girls through service in their communities, professions, or fields of research.
|AAUW International Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||$18,000-30,000||3||Y||N||N||Early December|
Originally designed to provide Latin American women opportunities for graduate and postgraduate study in the United States, the International Fellowships program awarded its first fellowship in 1917. The program now includes women from around the world, and International Fellowships have been awarded to more than 3,400 women from more than 140 nations.nternational Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions are supported.
|AAUW Selected Professions Fellowship||Y||col||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||full tuition||3||Y||Y||N||Early January|
Established in 1970 with a $25,000 grant from the Max C. Fleischmann Foundation, Selected Professions Fellowships originally focused on opening doors for women in the male-dominated fields of law and medicine. The focus has since expanded to include science and technology as the demand for a technologically skilled work force has grown without proportional representation by women. Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded to women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study at accredited U.S. institutions during the fellowship year in one of the designated degree programs where women’s participation traditionally has been low (see list below). Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
3-12 months full time support
The Abe Fellowship is designed to support interdisciplinary research on topics of global concern, specified on their website. The fellowship program seeks to foster high-level research in the social sciences and related fields focused around the four themes of the program. Applicants must have terminal degrees in their field of study and be members of either the American or Japanese research communities. Although language acquisition is not required for this fellowship, if language skills are necessary to the applicant's research the applicant must show requisite language ability. Abe Fellows receive up to one year of full support, and are required to spend at least one third of their time as fellows in whichever country, Japan or America, in which they are not part of the research community.
ACFE Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program
$10,000, $5,000, $2,500, or $1,000
Through the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship, the ACFE Foundation supports the education of students who have an interest in pursuing a career in fraud examination. The scholarship provides an opportunity for students to advance their education and anti-fraud career paths. Many of these outstanding and deserving students go on to become Certified Fraud Examiners.
|Actuarial Diversity Scholarship||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y|
Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American, Pacific Islander
1,000 for high school seniors, 2,000 for sophomores, 3,000 for juniors, 4,000 for seniors
The Actuarial Diversity Scholarship promotes diversity within the actuary profession through an annual scholarship program for Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American and Pacific Islander students. Applicants must be full-time students at accredited American universities with a GPA of 3.0 or higher or high school seniors planning on entering college with a minimum ACT math score of 28 or SAT math score of 600. Applicants are awarded between $1,000 and $4,000 depending on which year of school they are entering.
Actuary of Tomorrow Stuart A Robertson Memorial Scholarship
The Actuary of Tomorrow – Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship recognizes and encourages the academic achievements of undergraduate students pursuing a career in actuarial science. Applicants must have successfully completed 2 actuarial exams. Applicants must also be full-time sophomores, juniors, or seniors at accredited American colleges or universites with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Successful applicants will receive $9,000.
|Acumen Fund Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N|
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Established in 2006, the Acumen Global Fellows Program is a 12-month fellowship for individuals dedicated to serving the poor and who have the business and operational expertise, and moral imagination needed to effect long-term social change. The fellowship begins with an eight-week training program in the Acumen New York office, where Fellows learn about business models for the poor, hone their leadership skills, and learn more about Acumen. After training, each Fellow works for the CEO or senior management of an Acumen investee on a critical business issue facing the organization. Fellows have worked on projects ranging from leading operations of a new business unit at a cotton ginnery in Uganda, to expanding the clinic network of a pharmacy company in India, to developing branding strategies for a microfinance institution in Pakistan. Fellows must have at least 4 years of work experience, but may be of any nationality, and we are prepared to do what is possible and reasonable to address Fellows’ visa and immigration issues.
|Adelante Fund MillerCoors National Scholarship||Y|
pretty sure you have to be at a "partner university" to be eligible -TPJ
3,000 but renewable
In order to address the increasing epidemic of Hispanic college drop-outs, the MillerCoors Brewing Company created the ¡Adelante! Fund Scholarship to present $3,000 annually to Latino college students pursuing an undergraduate degree in international business, business, economics, finance, accounting, marketing, or public relations. Eligible candidates must have junior or senior-level status at a participating accredited U.S. university, maintain full-time enrollment, and possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
|AIA/F Diversity Advancement Scholarship||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Varies||Y||N||Early January|
The AIA/F Diversity Advancement Scholarship provides assistance to high school graduates, college freshmen, and community college students from a minority and/or financially disadvantaged background who intend to pursue a NAAB-accredited professional degree in Architecture. The goal of this scholarship is to increase diversity in the field of architecture. Applicants must be pursuing either a 5-year Bachelor of Architecture degree, or a 4+2 pre-professional Bachelor degree followed by a Masters degree in Architecture. Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S.
|AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y|
U.S. citizen or permanent resident
The AICPA John L. Carey scholarship provides financial assistance to liberal arts and non-business degree holders who are pursuing both graduate studies in accounting and the CPA licensure. These awards are intended to encourage students with little or no previous accounting education to consider professional accounting careers. Scholarship aid may be used only for the payment of expenses that directly relate to obtaining an accounting education (e.g.; tuition, fees, room and board, and/or books and materials only). Awards are non-renewable and past recipients may not re-apply. Payments are sent directly to the student's financial aid office on behalf of the student.
Students selected to receive an AICPA Legacy Scholarship award must participate in the AICPA Legacy Scholars program which includes completing at least eight hours of service planning and hosting on-campus events to advocate for the CPA profession. Through their efforts, AICPA Legacy Scholars enhance their leadership and communication skills by building relationships with both aspiring and seasoned CPAs.
|AJC Goldman Fellowship Program||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N|
$3,300 stipend plus travel expenses
The Goldman Fellowship program places undergraduate and graduate students with AJC offices around the U.S., Europe, Israel, and Austrailia. Students will work on research and policy tasks in a variety of fields from international relations to non-profit management. Applicants should be interested in exploring the American-Jewish identity and be eager to engage the world through a Jewish lens.
AAMC Summer Undergraduate Research Programs
The AAMC Summer Undergraduate Research Programs are a conglomeration of different scholarships for students interested in receiving MD/PhDs after college. Programs vary in both content and funding, generally focused on topics closely related to public health. Topics range from health equity to neuroscience to kidney medicine. Each participating school has its own independent application with a variety of deadlines and requirements.
|Albright Institute Fellowships||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||variable||3||N||N||N||Mid October|
The Albright annually provides up to $330,000 in fellowships and awards to 32 recipients. In addition, 32 Associate Fellows including Senior, Post-Doctoral, and Research Fellows receive funding from other sources. Fellowships are open to students and scholars in Near Eastern studies from prehistory through the early Islamic period, including the fields of archaeology, anthropology, art history, Bible, epigraphy, historical geography, history, language, literature, philology and religion and related disciplines. The research period should be continuous, without frequent trips outside the country. Residence at the Albright is required (except for the Frerichs Fellow/Program Coordinator). The option to accommodate dependents is subject to space available at the Albright.
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Scholarship
The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell) offers several scholarships for full-time students who are deaf and hard of hearing and who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited mainstream college or university. A limited number of scholarships are also available for those pursuing a graduate degree. Students who are pursuing a graduate degree in law or public policy are encouraged to apply for the George H. Nofer Scholarship which is specific to those fields. AG Bell Scholarships are merit-based and award selection is highly competitive. On average, about 15% of applicants are selected for an award. While the number and amount of awards varies from year to year, in 2015, twenty awards were made ranging from $2,500 to $10,000. Financial need has little impact on award selection; rather, the selection committee is looking for strong leaders with academic excellence and great character. Applicants may receive a total of two awards through the AG Bell College Scholarship program.
|Alfa Fellowship Program||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
Transportation to Russia, housing and a stipend while in Russia
The Alfa Fellowship provides U.S., British, and German professionals between the ages of 25 and 35 the opportunity to experience a year working in Russia. Fellows have a graduate degree and 2 years of professional experience or 5-6 years of professional experience in business, economics, journalism, law, public policy, or a related field. Applicants must be bilingual, with a preference for Russian proficiency.
|Allen Lee Hughes Fellowships||Y||hughes||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
$295 weekly stipend
The Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship and Internship program offers training and hands-on experience working with professionals at Washington DC's Arena Stage. Fellows receive full-time, full-season placement in artistic and technical production, arts administration, arts education and community outreach. All fellows and interns also have the opportunity for mentorship from senior staff members and participation in professional development workships. Arena Stage provides a $300 weekly stipend to fellows and a $200 weekly stipend to interns.
|Alpha Lambda Delta-Graduate Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||$3,000-$7,500||2||Y||N||N||Late January|
This fellowship to support members of Alpha Lambda Delta, first-year honor society, attending or planning to attend graduate school in the United States. There are 24 Graduate Fellowships offered each year, ranging in value from $3,000 to $7,500. To be eligible for an ALD Graduate Fellowship, you must be a member of Alpha Lambda Delta who is enrolled or will be enrolled in a graduate or professional studies program during the coming academic year. You must have a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA. Selection is based on academic records, recommendations submitted, essays, and campus/community activities.
|Alpha Lambda Delta-Trow Scholarship||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||$1,000 to $6,000||2||Y||Y|
W&M Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta endorses
Dependent on the college's chapter of organization
The Jo Anne J. Trow Scholarships are awarded to outstanding sophomores, to be used during their junior year as a way to offset the cost of education. Candidates are considered on the basis of merit. Applicants must be members of Alpha Lambda Delta to apply for this scholarship and must go through their local chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta. Thirty-six awards are presented annually: Five awards of $6,000; Five awards of $3,000; Five awards of $2,000; 21 awards of $1,000.
|Amelia Earhart Fellowships||Y||earhart||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||$10,000||3||Y||N||N||November|
Created with the goal of increasing the amount of women working in aerospace science and engineering, Amelia Earhart Fellowships fund women of any nationality with a superior academic record and a bachelor's degree in science or engineering to achieve their doctoral degrees in a field related to aerospace science and engineering. Applicants must be enrolled in graduate school in order to accept the fellowship. Fellowships carry a stipend of $10,000; approximately 35 are awarded annually.
American Association of University Women - International Fellowships
AAUW International Fellowships are awarded to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents for full-time graduate or postgraduate study or research in the U.S. Applicants must have recieved their bachelor's degree by September 30, 2015 and must have applied to their proposed program by the time they apply for this fellowship. Recipients are chosen based on demonstrated academic ability and commitment to women and girls.
American Association of University Women Career Development Grants
The AAUW Carrer Development Grants provide funding to women with bachelor's degrees who wish to change careers or reenter the workforce. Applicants for this scholarship must be US citizens whose last degree was received four years ago. Primary consideration for this grant is given to women of color, women pursuing their first advanced degrees, and women seeking credentials in nontraditional fields. Funds are available for tuition, fees, books, supplies, local transportation, and dependent care.
American Bar Association Center for Innovation NextGen Fellowship
$45,000 salary plus benefits
The ABA Center for Innovation NextGen Fellowship provides the opportunity for those who have graduated law school within the past 5 years to spend one year in residence at the Center for Innovation in Chicago. During that year, fellows will complete self-designed projects that improve the accessibility, affordability, or efficacy of legal services.
American Center of Oriental Research Scholarships and Fellowships
varies (multiple fellowships)
The American Center for Oriental Research in Amman sponsors a number of scholarships and fellowships for graduate students interested in anthropological and archaeological research in Jordan. Funding, deadlines, research time, and eligibility requirements vary depending on the specific fellowship.
|American Chemical Society Scholars Program||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y|
African American, Native American, Hispanic
2,500 for freshmen, 3,000 for sophomores, 5,000 for juniors
The American Chemical Society Scholars Program is designed for Chemistry majors from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the field. Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, and American Indian students who are seniors in high school or freshmen, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a bachelor's degree in the chemical sciences. Applicants must also be either US citizens or permanent residents, must have demonstrated financial need, and must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Those awarded the scholarship receive up to $5,000.
American Council Title VIII Research Scholarship Program
Funded by the State Department, the American Council Title VIII Research Scholarship Program provides full support for graduate students, faculty, and independent scholars doing in-country, independent research for 3-6 months in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe. Applicants must be performing research in the social sciences or humanities and must explain how their research is relevant to U.S. policy in the region. All applicants must be U.S. citizens. Recipients of this scholarship are awarded $5,000-$25,000 for their research, intended to cover travel expenses, insurance, and research and living stipends.
|American Foreign Service Association||Y||afsa||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||$3,000–5,000||Y||N||N||Early March|
The America Foreign Service Association offers need-based financial aid scholarships to undergraduate students with at least one parent who is an AFSA member. Applicants must submit student and parent demographic information, relevant high school and college transcripts, and the College Scholarship Service Profile. To be eligable for this scholarship applicants must be full-time undergraduate students at accredited universities with a GPA of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship award ranges from $3,000-$5,000.
American Institute for Economic Research (AIER)’s Summer Fellowship Practicum
Stipend, room, and board
The goal of AIER’s Summer Fellowship program is to provide accomplished college students, post graduates and graduate students with an introduction to the Institute’s mission, work, and research principles. Working closely with AIER research staff, summer fellows are immersed in the economic research process from conception to completion. The AIER Practicum enhances Fellows’ understanding of economic concepts, theories, and real world applications, and provides an opportunity to develop research, writing, and presentation skills. AIER offers a Summer Fellowship for 8 weeks during the summer months, ensuring that substantive projects are undertaken and completed. In addition, diverse educational forums and an extra-curricular cultural program are provided.
American Meteorological Society Graduate Fellowship
The AMS Fellowship Program is a source of scholarships, useful resources, and unique opportunities for outstanding students looking to pursue graduate education in the atmospheric or related sciences. Fellowships come with several benefits that include $25,000 to maintain a full course load over their first year of graduate study, the opportunity to be special guests at the AMS Annual Meeting with exclusive events therein, ongoing academic and career advocation and support from AMS. To be eligible, applicants must be entering their first year of graduate school in the fall of the application year and have at least a 3.25 GPA.
American Meteorological Society Named Scholarship
The American Meteorological Society offers 25 named scholarships to college juniors pursuing degrees in the atmospheric and oceanic sciences and related fields. Applicants must be planning to be full-time students the year after they receive the grant and have a minimum GPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale. The AMS strongly encourages people from groups traditionally underrepresented in the atmospheric sciences to apply. Awardees receive $7,500. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.
|American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowships||Y|
The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to individuals to pursue research, study or creative arts projects in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year. The number of awards varies each year according to total funds available. Awards are made in all fields. Applicants must have a well-defined research, study or creative arts project that makes a stay in Scandinavia essential.
Team projects are eligible, but each member must apply as an individual, submitting a separate, fully-documented application.
N (nationals and permanent residents accepted)
varies (several K stipend)
Amgen Scholarships are a summer research program hosted at 10 premier institutions within the United States that give undergraduate students the chance to participate in research in chemistry, biology, neuroscience, or a related field. Each host institution has its own application process. U.S. citizenship or permanent residency in the United States is required. Applicants must be sophomores, juniors, or non-graduating seniors with a GPA of at least 3.2. Candidates may apply to participate at as many host institutions as they are interested in. Amgen scholars receive funding (amount is dependent on the host university) and the opportunity to participate in the Amgen symposium.
|Amgen Scholars - Japan Program||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N|
varies (several K stipend)
The Amgen Scholars Japan Program is a set of research opportunities hosted at two premier universities in Japan. Undergraduates worldwide are eligible to apply to participate at one or both of the host institutions so long as they are currently enrolled in a four-year college or university and will continue to be enrolled full-time for the semester following their time in the Amgen program. Applicants must have a strong academic performance and an interest in pursuing a PhD. Each host institution has its own application process. Amgen Scholars in the Japan program receive the opportunity to do summer research at their host institution and the chance to participate in the Amgen symposium.
|APA Minority Fellowship Program||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
Full tuition for three years
The APA Minority Fellowship Program offers training for ethnic and racial minority graduate students in psychology who are interested in studying the life experiences of ethnic minority communities. A number of scholarships fall under the APA umbrella and the majority have unique eligibility requirements. Applicants should visit the APA Minority Fellowship Program website to determine which of these scholarships they are eligible for.
|Armenian Students Association Scholarships||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Armenian||$500-$1500||3||Y||N||N||mid March|
The purposes of the Armernian Students' Association are to encourage educational pursuits by Armenians in America and raise their intellectual standards, provide financial assistance in the form of scholarships and loans to deserving Armenian students, develop fellowship among them, cultivate in them the spirit of service in the public interest, and acquaint them and the entire American community with Armenian culture. Full-time students of Armenian ancestry are eligible to apply for scholarships of $500 to $1,500 per year. Applicants should either have US citizenship or have the appropriate visa status. Applicants should be able to demonstrate financial need and good academic performance.
|Asian Cultural Council Individual Fellowship||Y||acc||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||<$10,000||2||N||N||N||Early November|
A scholarship meant to facilitate cultural exchange between the US and countries in Asia, the Asian Cultural Council Individual Fellowship is open to artists, scholars, arts and humanities professionals, and graduate students in those fields who wish to study or conduct research. Applicants must originate from Asia or the United States and propose to travel outside of their home country. As grants are awarded for projects spanning anywhere between one month and one year, award amounts vary.
Asian Development Bank - Japan Scholarship Program
Resident of most Asian countries
Full tuition fees and books, monthly housing allowance, medical insurance, travel fees
Varies by institution
Varies by institution
At least six months before intended study start date
The Asian Development Bank's Japan Scholarship Program is designed to fund the postgraduate study of a qualified citizen of a developing member country (complete country list given on the website). The scholarship can be used to fund study in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asian and Pacific Region. The ADB-JSP provides full scholarships for one to two years. Following the scholarship, recipients must contribute in some way to economic and social development in their home countries.
Association of Former Intelligence Officers Scholarships
|Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||$1,000 - $4,000||1||Y||Y||N||Early July|
The Association of Former Intelligence Officers provides scholarships that can help fund undergraduate and graduate studies for students interested in studies relating to U.S, Intelligence Interests. Students interested in counterterrorism, homeland security, intelligence, counterintelligence and intelligence-related disciplines should apply. No Scholarship will be awarded to students attending foreign universities or schools not US-accredited, nor to law, med, or business schools (foreign or domestic); however, students intending to study in schools of engineering, science, technology and/or show extensive foreign language mastery and/or area knowledge in Arabic, Dari, Farsi, Pashto, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Persian, Hausa and other sub-Saharan African languages, Hebrew, Punjabi, Somali, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu are strongly encouraged to apply.
|AT&T Labs Research Internship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
10 week paid internship
This provides a paid 10-week summer internship for students in certain STEM fields. Interns will work with AT&T researchers on exciting, real-world research projects. Applicants must be currently enrolled, or planning to enroll, in a graduate school program leading to a Ph.D. Preference is given to graduate students, but advanced undergraduates are eligible in exceptional cases. Students do not need to be U.S. citizens, but must have a U.S. Social Security number.
Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program
The Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program provides scholarships to undergraduate sophomores and juniors with outstanding academic records who intend to pursue research careers in STEM fields. Goldwater scholars recieve $7,500 annually to help cover costs such as tuition, and room and board. Sophomores and juniors who are U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, or permenant residents with a GPA of 3.2 or above are eligible for the Goldwater Scholarship.
The Beinecke Scholarship Program provides scholarships for the graduate education of young people with exceptional promise. The program seeks to encourage and enable highly motivated students to pursue opportunites available to them and to be courageous in the selection of a graduate course of study in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Applicants must be degree-seeking juniors who plan to enter a master's or doctoral program in the arts, humanities, or social sciences and must have a documented history of recieving need-based financial aid during their undergraduate years. The award includes a $4,000 received immediately prior to entering graduate school and an additional $30,000 received while attending graduate school.
|Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship||Y||hunger||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
$16k for living expenses, health insurance, housing, travel, etc.
The Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program is a year long program accepting between 16 and 20 applicants from across the country every year. Fellows spend the first half of the program working with an organization involved in anti-poverty and anti-hunger efforts, like food banks, local advocacy organizations, community organizing groups and economic development agencies. Placement in an organization is based on fellows' skills, topic interests, and work environment preferences. The second half of the year is spent in Washington D.C. doing policy work related to the work done by fellows at their first organization. Housing is provided for the first half of the year, and a $4,000 housing stipend is provided for fellows' time in D.C. Fellows also recieve $17,500 in a living allowance for the year. This fellowship targets college graduates who are interested in social justice and racial equality, specifically relating to hunger. Preference is given to applicants who work well in groups and are strong leaders. Prior experience working in low-income communities is also encouraged.
|Biology and Biotechnology Summer Internships||Y||biosummer||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||varies||varies||Y||N||N||Varies|
Rochester Institute of Technology maintains a list of paid internships and summer research opportunities in the life sciences. All opportunities on the list are paid and short-term.
|Blakemore Foundation Freeman Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N|
full year tuition and stipend
Blakemore Foundation Freeman Fellowships are intended to give young professionals the chance to intensively improve their skills in speaking a range of East and Southeast Asian languages. An ideal candidate will have a high level of ability in speaking the language they are applying for (defined by the scholarship as at least three years of college-level classes or the equivalent). Applicants must have a bachelor's degree and should plan on having a career in which the ability to speak an Asian language is key. Successful applicants are awarded tuition and a living stipend to fund a full year of study at supported universities in Asia.
|BMI Foundation Student Awards||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Varies||Varies||Y||N||N||Early February|
The BMI Foundation offers numerous scholarships to students who are pursuing careers in music of any kind. These include scholarships for songwriters of country music, for young jazz musicians, and young classical composers, among many others. Most are $5,000 scholarships to undergraduates, but there are others for graduate students and alumni. Due dates and specific requirements vary depending on the specific scholarship.
room, board, and private studio (but no cash prize)
Mid January OR Mid April
Bogliasco Fellowships are open to people doing currently research or creative work in the arts or humanities. Applicants must demonstrate significant achievement in their field. Fellowships are not awarded to students currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program. Bogliasco Fellows are given room, board, and a private studio at the Liguria Study Center for the Arts and Humanities in Bogliasco, Italy.
|Bridging Scholarship for Study in Japan||Y||bridging||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||$2,500-4,000||1||Y||Y||N||April|
The Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan. Funding from private foundations and major U.S. corporations, through donations to the nonprofit US-Japan Bridging Foundation, makes it possible to award about 100 scholarships 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. Applications are accepted twice a year for Bridging Scholarships.
You pay them $250, rest of week is subsidized
Byron Fellowship is available by application to 20-40 emerging leaders per year, entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and social entrepreneurs who are both making a profound difference in their own communities and keenly attuned to the challenges we share globally.During the 5-day program, participants learn alongside a collection of academic teachers and active practitioners. Fellows and mentors represent a wide spectrum of disciplines including the arts, natural science, social science, humanities and theology. Byron Fellowship is designed as a deeply personal and transformative inquiry. The teaching methods include, mindfulness exercises, collaborative dialogue, envisioning practices, deep individual and group reflection.
|Caltech WAVE Fellowship||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y|
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Underrepresented groups in research strongly preferred
Caltech's WAVE Fellows Program aims to foster diversity by increasing the participation of underrepresented students in science and engineering Ph.D. programs and making Caltech's programs more visible and accessible to students not traditionally exposed to Caltech. The program is intended for, but not limited, to underrepresented minorities, women, first-generation college students, geographically underrepresented students, educationally and financially disadvantaged students, and students with disabilities.
|Charles B Rangel Graduate Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Considered||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
tuition, fees, books, and housing for a two-year master's degree
The Rangel Graduate Fellowship is a program that aims to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers in the Foreign Service in which they can help formulate, represent and implement U.S. foreign policy. The Rangel Program will select 30 outstanding Rangel Fellows annually in a highly competitive nationwide process and helps support them with up to $47,500 per year for two years of graduate study, internships and professional development activities, and entry into the Foreign Service. This program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need. Fellows who successfully complete the program and Foreign Service entry requirements will receive appointments as Foreign Service Officers, one of the most exciting and rewarding careers available.
|Charles B Rangel Summer Enrichment Program||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
Tuition, housing, and fees plus a $3200 stipend
The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs 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 usually selects 15 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 has two major components. First, in order to enhance participants' academic preparation to work in international affairs, the Program provides two courses and a seminar that focus on enhancing knowledge and skills related to U.S. foreign policy, economics and writing. In addition, in order to provide greater insight into the foreign policy-making process and international affairs careers, the Rangel Program introduces the participants to a wide range of government and non-government professionals who work on global issues and also arranges visits to various institutions involved in international affairs. The Program also helps students explore graduate school, scholarship, fellowship, internship, and professional options in international affairs.
|Charles Center Summer Scholarships||Y||charlescenter||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||$3,000||1||Y||N||N||mid-March|
The Charles Center Summer Scholarships are awards for seven full-time weeks of research in the summer. These awards are an opportunity for W&M students to engage in meaningful research activities, both in the U.S. and abroad, that will help them achieve their academic, professional, and personal goals. Projects can be from any discipline. Applicants must be enrolled, degree–seeking W&M students who will be continuing at the college the semester following their reserach. The award amount for these scholarships is $3,000, which can be used for reserach expenses or for reimbursing the researcher for their time. All applications for summer reserach funding are due in mid–March.
Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
$25,000 for a year of dissertation writing, plus potentially waived tuition
The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships are designed to encourage original and significant study of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences, and particularly to help Ph.D. candidates in these fields complete their dissertation work in a timely manner. The fellowships are intended for Ph.D. students at U.S. institutions that will complete their dissertation work in 2016-17. Fellowships of $25,000 will be awarded for 12 months of full-time dissertation writing, and Fellows' graduate schools will be asked to wave their tuition/remit some portion of their fees.Foreign students are eligible as long as they are enrolled at a U.S. institution.
|Chinese American Medical Society Scholarships||Y||cams||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Chinese||$2,500-$5,000||2||N||Y||N||Late April|
In the 1970s, the Chinese American Medical Society decided to begin providing scholarships to outsdtanding medical students in need of financial assistance. Through donations from CAMS members and friends, the organization is now able to offer scholarships to Chinese or Chinese-American students who are in their first, second, or third year at medical or dental school. Applicants must be attending an American medical or dental school at the time of application. The total award amount ranges from $2,500 to $5,000. Students may apply to both need and non-need-based scholarships.
Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program
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|N||$8,500 stipend||2||N||N||N||Mid September|
This is a twelve week fellowship program in Washington, DC in conjunction with the National Academies of Science for graduate school students and students that have graduated within the past five years, focused on professional application of science topics.The fellowship is designed to give fellows the skills needed to work in science policy at the federal, state, or local levels through hand-on training. Employment after the fellowship is not guaranteed, and research funding is not provided during the time of the fellowship.
|Churchill Scholarships||Y||churchill||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||$45,000-$50,000||4||Y||Y||Y||Early October||Mid November||N|
|The Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship Program offers American citizens of exceptional ability and outstanding achievement the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineer, mathematics, or the sciences at the University of Cambridge's Churchill College. Applicants must be enrolled degree-seeking seniors pursuing study in the sciences or mathematics with at least a 3.9 GPA. The ideal applicant to the Churchill program is a student who spent the vast majority of their time as an undergraduate participating in scientific research.||AKG||TPJ|
|CIA Graduate Scholarship Program||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
Up to $18,000 for tuition, a salary while employed, and a living stipend
The CIA Graduate Scholarship Program offers students entering their first or second year of graduate school the opportunity to complete a 60-90 day work experience with the CIA in the D.C. metro area. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA, and agree to work for the CIA after graduation for 1.5 times the length of their college sponsorship. This is a need based program, and applicants must have household incomes below specified levels. The program provides tuition support, a salary, and a stipend for living expenses.
|CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
Full employment benefits background, an annual salary, and up to $18,000 per year to cover school costs
The CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program is a need-based scholarship offers graduating high school seniors and college freshmen and sophomores the opportunity to get experience applying academic skills to a work environment. CIA Scholars are offered paid 10-week internships each summer as well as tuition scholarships. Applicants must be US citizens who are willing and able to get security clearance. Successful applicants must be committed to working for the CIA for 1.5 times the amount of time they are CIA Scholars.
must be a citizen of a Commonwealth Country
The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission awards scholarships for postgraduate study and professional development for Commonwealth citizens. The commission awards a range of scholarships from students from all Commonwealth countries, though certain scholarships are restricted to specific nations. Applicants must be nominated by recognized nominating agency.
|Confucius Institute Scholarships||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Varies||varies||N||N||N||Rolling|
The Confucius Institute, a Chinese government organization devoted to encouraging interest in Chinese language and culture across the globe, offers a number of scholarships to non-Chinese students interested in studying abroad in China. These include scholarships for semester- and year-long study abroad in China for undergraduates and scholarships for a master's degree in teaching Chinese as a foreign language, among others. All scholarships require that students hold citizenship from a nation other than China, and most require that applicants take the HSK Chinese proficiency test. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
All basic living costs
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a fellowship funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress, that annually provides 75 American and 75 German young professionals the opportunity to spend one year in each others' countries, studying, interning, and living with hosts on a cultural immersion program.
Congressional Fellowships on Women & Public Policy
Varies (Living Stipend)
Congressional Fellowships on Women & Public Policy are awarded to students who are pursuing or have recently completed a graduate degree who have a proven commitment to equity for women. Fellows spend 8 months (from January to August) gaining policymaking experience and graduate level course credit in Congressional offices. Fellows additionally recieve a stipend to help cover living expenses.
|Congressional Hispanic Caucus Scholarship||Y||chc||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||n/a||n/a||n/a||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Latino||$2,500||1||N||N||N||Mid April|
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus offers financial assistance to Latino students on a need-based system. Students from any major and at any level of higher education may apply, but they are particularly interested in students with a history of community service and community engagement. Those awarded the scholarship will receive $1,000 if they're pursuing an associates degree, $2,500 if they're pursuing a bachelor's degree, and $5,000 if they're pursing a graduate degree. The total award amount will be split between all years the awardee is in school.
|Consortium for Graduate Study in Management||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||full tuition||3||Y||Y||N||Early January|
The vision of The Consortium is to increase the representation of
African Americans, Hispanic Americans and Native Americans in management careers in the United States. They realize this vision by recruiting outstanding students who have shown a commitment to diversity and connecting them with top-tier MBA programs and corporations. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents and must have already received their bachelor's degree.
|Critical Language Scholarship||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N|
Fully funded travel to and from language study location, all expenses in the country.
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The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is a fully-funded overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of American studying and mastering of critical languages, CLS provides study opportunities to students from across the U.S. at every level of language learning. The languages the CLS program funds include Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu. The program provides full funding for the language program, including travel coss, visa fees, room and board, language instruction, and entrance fees for all CLS program cultural enhancement activities.
|Curtis E. Huntington Memorial Scholarship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||$2,000||N||Y||Y||mid June|
The Curtis E. Huntington Memorial Scholarship is offered by the Actuarial Foundation to full-time college seniors who plan to become actuaries. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale and be nominated by a professor at their school. Each school can nominate one student. Applicants must have completed at least one actuarial exam. Successful applicants receive $2,000 to help fund their undergraduate education.
|DAAD Annual Grants||Y||daadannual||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y|
N, but must be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada
|N||$2000 to $3000||2||Y||N||Y||Rolling|
This specialized DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) program offers German Studies Research Grants to highly-qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs. The grant may be used for short-term research (one to two months) in Germany. Applicants must be at least juniors and must be on track to pursue a German Studies major or minor. Successful applicants are awarded $2,000-3,000, intended to offset living and travel expenses while researching. Applicants must be either citizens or permanent residents of the US or Canada.
|DAAD Study Scholarships||Y||daadstudy||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
750 euros (approx. $850) as a monthly stipend, flat rate for travel
DAAD Study Scholarships are given to students who either have a bachelor's degree or are in their final year of undergraduate study who plan to obtain a master's degree. This scholarships fully funds the first academic year in Gernany with the possibility of obtaining funding for a second academic year for students interested in completing their master's degree entirely in Germany. Applicants in any field except the clinical sciences are welcome to apply, though those obtaining graduate degrees in the humanities and social sciences are expected to have a good command of German. American and Canadian citizens and permanent residents as well as full-time international students at American and Canadian universities are eligible for this award. Those who receive the award will receive funding for a full academic year in Germany as well as transportation expenses from the US or Canada to Germany.
|DAAD Undergraduate Scholarships||Y||daadundergrad||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
Funding for a semester or year, monthly stipened, and additional expenses.
DAAD Undergraduate Scholarships are awarded to fund 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. Applicants should be sophomores or juniors who want to spend 4-10 months in Germany during the accademic year. All applicants must be enrolled full-time at an American or Canadian university. A successful applicant should have a clear plan for their time in Germany and must demonstrate an interest in current German and European affairs. Awards are given for study abroad programs and internships, but preference will be given to students whose projects or programs are based at and organized by a German university. Successful applicants will receive a monthly stipend of 650 euros as well as insurance and a travel allowance.
|David Caul Graduate Research Grant||Y||davidcaul||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Up to $1,500||1||N||N||N||March|
The David Caul Graduate Research Grant is offered by the ISSTD and designed to support research studies on dissociation or related topics. Applicants must be graduate students studying psychology, psychiatry, or related fields, undergraduate psychology honors students, or residents in psychiatry. Postdoctoral students are not eligible for this grant. To apply for this award students must develop a clear research project and gain IRB approval for their research. Successful applicants are awarded up to $1,500 to help fund their research.
David L. Boren Graduate Fellowships for Study Abroad
The Boren Fellowship Program offers funding for graduate students to participate in language–focused study abroad programs in countries vital to U.S. national security interests. Most applicants demonstrate a propensity for learning new languages and an interest in working for the government upon graduation, since Boren Scholars are required to provide one year of paid service to the U.S. government upon graduation. Boren fellowships are awarded for programs that span anywhere between 12 weeks and 24 months. Although preference is typically given to longer programs, STEM majors are encouraged to apply for programs that span between 3 and 6 months. Students applying must be enrolled as graduate students and hold U.S. citizenship, and must apply to a study abroad program outside of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand. Boren Fellows can recieve up to $24,000 in funding for their programs.
David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships for Study Abroad
|Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||$10,000/semester||2||Y||Y||N||Early December||Mid January||February|
The Boren Scholarship Program offers funding to participate in language–focused study abroad programs in areas vital to U.S. national security interests. Most applicants demonstrate a propensity for learning new languages and an interest in working for the government upon graduation, since Boren Scholars are required to provide one year of paid service to the U.S. government upon graduation. Boren scholarships are given out for summer, semester, and full–year programs, although for non–STEM majors, full–year programs are strongly preferred. Students applying to be enrolled undergraduates and U.S. citizens, and must apply to a study abroad program outside of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand. Boren Scholars receive $8,000 for summer programs, $10,000 for semester programs, and $20,000 for year–long programs.
The Davies-Jackson Scholarship presents a unique opportunity for students with exceptional academic records, who are among the first generation in their families to graduate college, to participate in a course of study at St. John’s College at the University of Cambridge. Scholars are admitted as affiliated students and have the opportunity to take the more advanced parts of a Cambridge degree course and qualify for a Cambridge BA in two years instead of the usual three. Following the completion of their first year of study some Scholars have opted into a one year M. Phil program at the discretion of the Senior Tutor at St. John's.
Scholarship recipients will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich educational environment of St. John’s, which was founded in the 16th century, by reading in one of the following subjects: Classics; Economics; Education; English; Geography; History; History of Art; Human, Social, and Political Sciences (HSPS includes politics, international relations, sociology, anthropology, and archaeology); Modern and Medieval Languages; Music; Philosophy; or Psychological and Behavioural Sciences.
|Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund||Y||davis-putter||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Up to $10,000||2||Y||Y||N||April|
The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund provides grants of up to $10,000 to students actively working for peace and justice on campus and in the community. Recent awardees have been involved with fighting opression, building movements for economic justice, and striving for peace. Applicants do not have to be US citizens but must be attending an accredited American college or university, and strong preference is given to students who plan to remain in the US after graduation. Applicants must show a financial need for the award to be given to them.
|Department of Defense SMART Scholarship||Y||smartdod||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Varies||3||N||N||N||Mid December||http://smart.asee.org|
The Smart Scholarships provide full tuition and generous cash stipends to undergraduate and graduate students, with at least 3.0 GPAs, in the disciplines of science, math, and technology. Scholars are also provided with paid summer internships, and are employed with the Department of Defense after the completion of their education (must work for the DOD for one year for each year of funding).
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
Full Tuition, $36,000 annual stipened
The Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship, DOE CSGF, offers opportunities for doctoral students in fields that use high-performance computing to solve complex science and engineering problems, with the goal of training these fellows to meet workforce needs in computational science. Applicants must be undergraduate seniors, those with undergraduate degrees who have not yet enrolled in graduate school, or graduate students in their first year of study. All fellows must be enrolled in a graduate program during the fellowship period. DOE CSGF fellows receive a yearly stipend of $36,000 as well as payment of full graduate school tuition.
|Department of Energy SULI Research Internships||Y||sulidoe||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Varies||2||N||N||N|
Varies (For spring: October, Summer: January, Fall: late May
These internships provide scholars with the opportunity to research in Department of Energy labs with DOE staff scientists or engineers. Students can research either for 10 weeks over the summer or for 16 weeks in the fall or spring. They are expected to work approximately 40 hours a week on their research and present their findings at the end of their time with the DOE.A $500 stipend per week is offered to selected participants, and funding for travel and housing or compensation for housing is usually provided.
DOD National Defence Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships
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The 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. 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 (this excludes dental and vision insurance).
|DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
Full tuition during appointment period, $36,000 yearly stipend, $5,000 academic allowance
This fellowship provides outstanding benefits and opportunities to students pursuing doctoral degrees in fields that use high-performance computing to solve complex science and engineering problems. Applicants must be undergraduate seniors, first-year graduate students, or have no more than a B.S. or B.A. degree and not be enrolled in graduate school. Benefits are extensive and include payment of full tuition during the appointment period, a yearly stipend of $36,000, a $5,000 academic allowance the first year and $1,000 each subsequent year, and more. The fellowship is open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents pursuing degrees at U.S. accredited universities.
DOE Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is a U.S. Department of Energy institute focusing on scientific initiatives to research health risks from occupational hazards, assess environmental cleanup, respond to radiation medical emergencies, support national security and emergency preparedness, and educate the next generation of scientists. As part of this initiative, it offers a variety of internships, scholarships, and fellowships to students and graduates in science-related fields.
|Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship||Y||liebmann||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||N||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N|
Full tuition and annual $18k stipend
The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann fund provides funding for graduate students in almost any field (including healthcare and law), independent research, or publications on Armenian studies. Applicant must be American citizens attending one of the graduate schools designated on the webside, including William and Mary. Fellowship candidates must also have an outstanding academic record and demonstrated financial need. Applicants who win the fellowship grant will receive a full tuition scholarship as well as an $18,000 stipend. Those who receive the publication grant will receive funding that will vary depending on the magnitude of the publication.
Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship
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The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). If you want to work on the front lines of some of the most pressing global challenges of our times — poverty, hunger, injustice, disease, environmental degradation, climate change, conflict and violent extremism – the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development provides an opportunity to advance U.S. foreign policy interests and reflect the American people's compassion and support of human dignity. The Payne Fellowship, which provides up to $90,000 in benefits over two years for graduate school, internships, and professional development activities, provides a unique pathway to the USAID Foreign Service.
|Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program||Y||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||N||N||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N||Y||N||N||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y||N||N||N||N||Y||Y||N||N|
Up to $42,000 per year
The Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program provides support for master's degree and Ph.D. students in the fields of oceanography, marine biology, maritime archaeology and all other science, engineering, social science and resource management disciplines involving ocean and coastal areas. This scholarship specifically seeks to support women and members of minority groups with yearly awards of up to $42,000 for the duration of their either 2 or 4 years in graduate school. The Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship program requires that applicants are U.S. citizens or permenant residents, and that they have and maintain a GPA of at least 3.3.
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Dumbarton Oaks awards a number of fellowships and research grants to scholars doing research or writing a dissertation in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, or Pre-Colombian Studies. Junior Fellowships are for students currently working on a doctoral dissertation and provide a year of housing, health insurance, and a stipend of $21,000; Senior Fellowships are for post-doctoral researchers and provide all of the provisions of the Junior Fellowship, but with a $35,000 stipend. Summer Fellowships are awarded for a term of seven weeks. Other grants are given to scholars completing projects in on-site study of Byzantine, Pre-Colombian, or Garden sites, especially those that are endangered or unrecorded. Most applications are due in early November.
Earl Warren Legal Training Program Law Scholarships
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The Earl Warren Legal Training Proram Law Scholarships were named to honor Chief Justice Earl Warren's committment to ending school segregation. These scholarships provide $10,000 per year, for up to all three years of law school, to law students with a committment to social justice and potential to train as civil rights and public interest attornies. This scholarship is open to law students entering the first or second year of study.
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U.S., Asia, or Pacific
2 years at University of Hawai'i
The East West Center Graduate Fellowship provides funding for up to 24 months for Master's or Doctoral degree study for graduate students from Asia, the Pacific, and the U.S. to participate in the educational, residential, and leadership development programs at the East-West Center while pursuing graduate study at the University of Hawai'i. The application is open to citizens or permanent residents of the U.S., and citizens or permanent residents of countries in the Pacific and Asia (including Russia). Applicants must also apply directly to the University of Hawai'i.
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Full Tuition, Room & Board
There are two special degree study programs for citizens of South Pacific nations and East Timor. Scholarships are awarded for undergraduate degree study. Priority is given to applicants seeking degrees that address national development needs.
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$80,000 over two years.
Echoing Green Fellowships offer funding to conduct public service projects anywhere in the world for up to two years of support. The fellowships are ideal for organizations in the idea or start-up phase. Fellows receive a significant amount of support from the Echoing Green Foundation, inculding a portfolio manager and a stipend.
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The Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program provides fellowships for Master’s degree-level study to emerging leaders from Eurasia for study in the United States in certain fields. Muskie Fellows are enrolled in graduate degree, certificate, and non-degree programs in the US that last from one to two years. They also gain exposure to American values through community service and participation in a full-time internship.
Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant for Artists
Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant for Artists is a $15,000 (Canadian) award for talented artists. There is no age limit. Awards are limited to candidates in the early stages of their careers working in the following: painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture. Work must be representational art. To be eligible for a grant candidates must: have already started or completed training at an established school of art; and/or demonstrate, through past work and future plans, a commitment to make art a lifetime career. The Foundation welcomes applications throughout the year. There is no deadline for sending this application form.
Environmental Protection Agency Greater Research Opportunities Fellowships for Undergraduate Study
2 x $21,000 for tuition (junior and senior year) plus paid summer internship for $8,600
The EPA offers Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) for undergraduate students in fields related to environmental studies, including physical, biological, health, and social sciences. Students who receive the fellowship will receive funding of up to $20,700 for their junior and senior years of college as well as $8,600 for a three-month summer internship. Applicants must be sophomores with at least a B-average (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) at accredited four-year universities. Applicants must be either US citizens or permanent residents.
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$50,000 salary plus professional development
The Equal Justice Works Fellowship provides two years of support for recent law school graduates to complete social justice projects of their own design. Candidates identify and work with host organizations in the U.S. to design and execute their project. The Fellowship provides a $50,000 yearly salary, loan repayment assistance, and professional development opportunities.
Ertegun Graduate Scholarship Programme in the Humanities
Full Tuition and a Grant for Living Costs
The Ertegun Graduate Scholarship Programme supports students wishing to pursue graduate study in the humanities at the University of Oxford. Applicants to Oxford may apply to this Scholarship Programme at the time that they submit their graduate school application, by selecting a tick box on the application. The Ertegun Graduate Scholarship Programme provides its grantees with full tuition and a living stipend.
Father James B Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology
The purpose of this award is to stimulate interest in meteorology among college students through the submission of original student papers concerned with some phase of the atmospheric sciences. The student must be enrolled as an undergraduate at the time the paper is written, and no more than two students from any one institution may enter papers in any one contest.
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These fellowships provide one year of support for individuals engaged in postdoctoral study after the attainment of the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree. Individuals must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or national. Members of one of these minority groups are encourage to apply: Alaska Natives, Black/African Americans, Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos, Native American Indians, Native Pacific Islanders, and/or Puerto Ricans. The scholarship is $45,000 for no less than nine months and no more than twelve months.
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Alaska Natives, African Americans, Mexican Americans, Native Americans, Native Pacific Islanders, Puerto Ricans
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The Ford Foundation Pre-Doctoral Diversity Fellowships seek to increase the diversity of the nation's college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, and to increase the education of all students. To facilitate this goal the Fellowship grants awards at the Pre-Doctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral levels to students who demonstrate excellence, a commitment to diversity, and a desire to enter the professoriate.
Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
The Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship is given by the Government Finance Officers Association every year to two undergraduate students studying accounting. Applicants must be attending four-year accredited universities and have an interest in a career in government finance. This scholarship awards two winners $8,000 each to help fund their undergraduate studies. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.