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Scholarships and Fellowships

Nationally Prestigious Scholarships and Fellowships


 
AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship

http://www.aicpa.org/InterestAreas/AccountingEducation/Resources/Pages/John%20L.%20Carey%20Scholarship%20Program.aspx

Targeted Group: Students in the Liberal Arts with little to no previous experience in Accounting
Eligibility: Must be pursuing graduate studies in Accounting or CPA licensure
Fields Supported: Accounting
Number of Awards: Up to 5 per academic year
Level of Support: $5,000 for one year
Application Deadline: April 1

Air Force Health Professions Scholarship

https://www.airforce.com/education/ongoing-education

Targeted Group: Students in healthcare realted degrees willing to serve in the US Air Force
Eligibility: Graduate students in appropriate discipline
Fields Supported: Biomedical Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Clinical Psychology, others
Number of Awards:
Level of Support: All academic expenses and $1, 992 monthly stipend
Application Dealine:                       Ongoing

AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students

http://www.aicpa.org/Career/DiversityInitiatives/Pages/smas.aspx

Targeted Group:                            Minority students finishing their undergraduate or graduate degree
Eligibility: Full time minority student with a 3.3 GPA
Fields Supported: Accounting
Number of Awards: About 100
Level od Support: One time award between $1,500-$5,000
Application Deadline: Mid March

American Academy of Nursing Predoctoral Scholarship

http://geriatricnursing.org/applications/predoc-scholarship.asp

Targeted Group: Those who wish to go into an academic career that contributes to geriatric nursing
Eligibility: Must be a registered nurse and hold a nursing degree
Fields Supported: Nursing
Number of Awards:
Level of Support: Two years of funding $50,000 per year
Application Deadline:                          Mid-January

American Assembly for Men in Nursing

http://www.aamn.org/about-us/scholarships

Targeted Group: Men who wish to purse a degree in Nursing
Eligibility: Graduate or undergraduate men in Nursing
Fields Supported: Nursing
Number of Awards: Varies by year
Level of Support: Varies
Application Deadline: Varies

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowships

http://fellowships.aaas.org/

Targeted Group: Scientists and engineers interested in public policy
Eligibility: Must hold a PhD, MD, DVM, DSc, or PharmD
Fields Supported: All fields of science, medicine, and engineering
Number of Awards: Numerous types, including congressional fellowships
Level of Support: 1-year fellowship with $65,000 stipend and benefits
Application Deadline: December 20th

American Physical Society (APS) Congressional Science Fellowships

http://www.aps.org/policy/fellowships/congressional.cfm

Targeted Group: Scientists interested in public policy
Eligibility: Ordinarily requires PhD, but requirement can be waived
Fields Supported: Physical sciences
Number of Awards: Approximately 25 fellowships per year
Level of Support: 1-year fellowship with $50,000 stipend and benefits
Application Deadline: January 15th

American Political Science Association (APSA) Congressional Fellowships

http://www.apsanet.org/section_165.cfm

Targeted Group: Scholars interested in the United States Congress
Eligibility: PhDs and graduate students near completion of the PhD
Fields Supported: Communications, journalism, political science, and others
Number of Awards: Approximately 25 fellowships in a variety of fields
Level of Support: 9-month fellowship with $38,000 stipend and benefits
Application Deadline: November 1st

American Political Science Association Minority Fellowship Program

http://www.apsanet.org/mfp

Targeted Group: Individauls applying to or in the early stages of doctoral programs, some awards for first and second year PhD students
Eligibility: Graduate students in Political Science from underrepresented background
Fields Supported: Political Science
Number of Awards: 12
Level of Support: $4,000 ($500-$1,000 for 1st & 2nd year students)
Application Deadline:                                       October 25 (Spring cycle for students earlier in the program)

American Psychological Association (APA) Congressional Fellowships

http://www.apa.org/about/gr/fellows/index.aspx

Targeted Group: Psychologists interested in public policy
Eligibility: Must hold a PhD
Fields Supported: Psychology
Number of Awards: Unspecified
Level of Support: Between $60,000 and $75,000 for 1-year fellowship
Application Deadline: January 3rd

American Psychological Association Minority Fellowship Program

http://www.apa.org/pi/mfp/about/index.aspx

Targeted Group: Soon to be Psychologist from underrepresented backgrounds
Eligibility: Doctoral students in Psychology
Fields Supported: Psychology
Number of Awards: Various sub-programs
Level of Support: Various programs offer financial support, professional development and networking opportunities
Application deadline:                                  See website for different deadlines

American-Scandinavian Foundation Awards

http://www.amscan.org/fellowships-and-grants/fellowshipsgrants-to-study-in-scandinavia/

Targeted Group: Scholars and artist hoping to do research in Scandinavian
Eligibility: Citizens or permanenet residents of the US who have completed their undergraduate education
Fields Supported: Wide array of fields supported
Number of Awards: Number of awards varies by year
Level of Support: Up to $23,000 for year long fellowship, $5,000 for 1-3 month grant
Application Deadline:                                     November 1

American Sociological Association (ASA) Congressional Fellowships

http://www.asanet.org/funding/index.cfm

Targeted Group: Scholars in sociology who are interested in public policy
Eligibility: Must hold PhD in sociology
Fields Supported: Sociology
Number of Awards: A few fellowships per year
Level of Support: $20,000 for a 6-month fellowship; $30,000 for 1-year
Application Deadline: February 1st

Amgen Scholars Program

http://www.amgenscholars.com/

Targeted Group: Sophomores, juniors, and non-graduating seniors with intrest in gradaute studies 
Eligibility: Open to sophomore, juniors and non-graduating seniors
Fields Supported: Science and Engineering
Number of Awards:       200
Level of Support Financial support to enagage in summer research program at top universities
Application Deadline:                      February 1

Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation German Chancellor Fellowship

https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/german-chancellor-fellowship.html

Targeted Group: Graduate students in final year, or recent graduates
Eligibility: Must be citizen of the US, brazil or Russia, and in final year of study or a recent graduate
Fields Supported: Any field
Number of Awards:           Up to 10 per country
Level of Support: Monthly financial support, intensive language program, research support at German university
Application Deadline:                                 September 15

Anchor QEA Scholarship

http://www.anchorqea.com/aqj/index.php/firm/scholarship

Targeted Group: Students working fields related to water quality and coastal management
Eligibility: Full graduate students with an undergraduate GPA of a B or higher
Fields Supported: Fisheries, Environmental Sciences, Planning/land use, Landscape Architecture, Coastal/environmental engineering
Number of Awards: Approximately 8
Level of Support: Individual awards from $500-$6,000
Application Deadline:                                          November 13

Andover Teaching Fellowship

https://www.andover.edu/About/CareersAtAndover/Pages/Teaching-Fellowship-Program.aspx

Targeted Group: Students intrested in becoming secondary school teachers
Eligibility: Recent college graduate
Fields Supported: A wide range of fields supported
Number of Awards: Varies from year to year
Level of Support: Yearlong position with $30,000 stipend, insurance
Application Deadline:                   Early January

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music International Scholarships

https://us.abrsm.org/en/about-abrsm/scholarships/apply-for-an-international-scholarship/

Targeted Group: Undergraduates or graduate students wishing to study music in the UK
Eligibility: Not a citizen of the EU, not having lived in the UK for more than a year before application
Fields Supported: Music
Number of Awards: Varies by school and by year
Level of Support: Full tuition support, 5,000 GPB for living expenses
Application Deadline:                      Varies by school, see website for details

Blakemore Freeman Fellowships

http://www.blakemorefoundation.org/language.html

Targeted Group: Individauls hoping to engage in full time study of an Eastern or South Eastern Asian language
Eligibility: To have completed undergraduate by begining of grant; pursuing a career that involves use of modern East or Southeastern Asian language, already have familiarity with language, US citizenship
Fields Supported: Wide range of fields supported
Number of Awards: Varies by year
Level of Support: Fully supported, year long, intensive language study abroad
Application Deadline:                                              December 30

Carnegie Junior Fellowships for Graduating College Seniors

http://www.carnegieendowment.org/about/index.cfm?fa=jrFellows

Targeted Group: Graduating seniors interested in working at Carnegie E.P.I.
Eligibility: Open to all graduating seniors
Fields Supported: Carnegie Endowment Peace Institute research fellowships
Number of Awards: Approximately 10 research fellowships per year
Level of Support: $2,750 per month for one year plus full benefits
Application Deadline: January 15th

Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Graduate Program

https://www.rangelprogram.org/graduate-fellowship-program/

Targeted Group: Minority groups wishing to apply to graduate school
Eligibility: Seniors or seeking to enter graduate school
Fields Supported: International affairs
Number of Awards: 30
Level of Support: $37,500 annually for two years, two summer internship
Application Deadline:    September 21

Critical Language Scholarship

http://www.clscholarship.org/

Targeted Group: Undergraduates and graduates who plan to study a critical foreign language
Eligibility: Open to all undergraduates and graduates
Fields of Study: Any field
Number of Awards:          Approximately 500
Level of Support: Fully funds overseas language and cultural immersion programme
Application Deadline:                   Varies by country

Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/hollings-scholarship

Targeted Group: Second-year undergraduates
Eligibility: Must be an undergraduate in second year
Fields Supported:

Oceanic, Environmental, Biological and atmospheric sciences, Mathmatics, Engineering, Remote sensing technology, Physical and social sciences, including Geography and Physics, Hyrology, Geomatics, or teacher education that support NOAA's programs and mission

Number of Awards:                    Approximately 100
Level of Support: $9,500 scholarship and paid internship at NOAA facility
Application Deadline:                   January

Jack Kent Cooke Graduate, Undergraduate, and Transfer Scholarships

www.jackkentcookefoundation.org

Targeted Group: Outstanding young scholars with financial need
Eligibility: Graduate, undergraduate, and transfer students
Fields Supported: Various
Number of Awards: About 75 graduate + 35 undergraduate scholarships yearly
Level of Support: $50,000 for graduate students and $30,000 for undergrad’s
Application Deadline: May 1st

Center for the Study of the Presidency Fellows Program

http://www.thepresidency.org/programs/presidential-fellows-program

Targeted Group: Students interested in the Presidency and public service
Eligibility: Graduate and undergraduate students
Fields Supported: Various, related to the executive branch and public service
Number of Awards: 65 one-year fellowships to graduates and undergraduates
Level of Support: 1-year non-resident fellowship covering travel + seminars
Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

 

Congressional Hunger Center Fellowships

https://www.hungercenter.org/fellowships/

Targeted Group: Leaders passionate about social justice who wish to serve with an NGO
Eligibility: Applicants will generally have some experience experience in hunger prevention advocacy
Fields Supported: Food justice, Climate justice, Public policy, Advocacy
Number of Awards: Approximately 40
Level of Support: Fully supported fellowships and internship placements
Application Deadline:                             See website

Coro Fellowship

http://www.corofellowship.org/about-the-coro-fellowship/

Targeted Group:                                   Talented individuals passionate about civic engagement and creative leadership
Eligibility: Recent graduates, or those who have a few years of work experience
Fields Supported: Public policy, government and business
Number of Awards: 60 (12 in 5 different cities)
Level of Support: 9-month intensive program
Application Deadline:

DAAD: German Academic Exchange Service

www.daad.org

Targeted Group: Undergraduate or graduate students interested in Germany
Eligibility: Undergraduate, graduate, or postdoctoral students
Fields Supported: Various areas of research and study in Germany
Number of Awards: Numerous
Level of Support: Various, depending upon length of travel, study program
Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

Davies-Jackson Scholarship

https://www.cic.edu/programs/davies-jackson-scholarship

Targeted Group: Talented undergraduates interested in study in England
Eligibility: Graduating seniors, preferably first in family to attend
Fields Supported: Wide variety of sciences, social sciences, and humanities
Number of Awards: Varies from year-to-year
Level of Support: Full two year graduate scholarship, valued at $50,000
Application Deadline: November 1st

DOE Computation Science Graduate Fellowship

https://www.krellinst.org/csgf/

Targeted Group: Students wishing to apply computing concepts to various scientific discipline
Eligibility: Undergraduate seniors or first year graduate students
Fields Supported: Computation science and its interdisciplinary connections
Number of Awards:
Level of Support: Full tuition support and $36,000 stipend per year, for up to four years
Application Deadline:                    January 18

The East-West Center Graduate Research Fellowship

http://www.eastwestcenter.org

Targeted Group: Students interested in Asian-Pacific/American studies
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Various social sciences, emphasis on Asian-Pacific affairs
Number of Awards: Varies from year-to-year
Level of Support: 2-year graduate fellowship for study at the EWC in Hawaii
Application Deadline: November 1st
Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting Scholarships

https://www.efwa.org/scholarships.php

Targeted Group: Varies based on scholarship
Eligibility: Must be a woman in accounting, varies on scholarship
Fields Supported: Accounting
Number of Awards: Various awards
Level of Support: Varies depending on Award
Application Deadline:     See website

Ford Foundation Fellowships

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships/index.htm

Targeted Group: Students of high academic achievement who wish to maximize the educaional benefits of diversity
Eligibility: Gradaute students of underrepresented groups
Fields Supported: All research based program of study
Number of Awards:
Level of Support: $25,000 (may vary based on fellowship type)
Application Deadline:                                 Mid-December

Frank Huntington Beebe Fund for Musicians

http://www.beebefund.org/

Targeted Group: Young musicians at the outset of their career who wish to study abroad to study and perform clasic music
Eligibility: Qualified musicians
Fields Supported: Music
Number of Awards: 3-4
Level of Support: Financial support for transportation, living expenses, and a $22,000 grant
Application Deadline:                                    December 18

Freeman-ASIA Award

https://www.iie.org/Programs/Freeman-ASIA/About/Award-Details

Targeted Group: Students wishing to study abroad in Eastern or Southeast Asia
Eligibility: Must demostrate financial need
Fields Supported: Languages
Number of Awards: Varies
Level of Support: $3,000-$7,000, depending on length of stay
Application Deadline:        Varies based on date of departure

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

http://us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html

Targeted Group: Students interested in international graduate study and English teaching abroad
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and recent graduates
Fields Supported: Sponsored by U.S. State Dept., various fields of study
Number of Awards: Numerous grants and awards for research and study
Level of Support: Depends upon program of study, location, length of travel
Application Deadline: October 20th

Gates Cambridge Scholarship

www.gates.scholarships.cam.ac.uk

Targeted Group: Students interested in international study and research
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Wide variety of fields
Number of Awards: About 230 scholarships/year, University of Cambridge
Level of Support: Tuition, stipend, and airfare for duration of study program
Application Deadline: Various, depending upon the degree sought

Gilman International Scholarship

https://www.gilmanscholarship.org/program/program-overview/

Targeted Group: Undergraduate students receiving Pell Grants that will study abroad
Eligibility: Must be an undergraduate receiving Pell Grant
Fields Supported: Any field
Number of Awards:               Approximately 2,500
Level of Support: Fully funds a study abroad program, except personal expenses
Application Deadline: Depends on time of study abraod

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program

www.act.org/goldwater

Targeted Group: Undergraduate students in math, science, and engineering
Eligibility: Sophomores and juniors can apply
Fields Supported: Mathematics, the physical sciences, and engineering
Number of Awards: 300 scholarships per year
Level of Support: $7,500 per year for up to two years of study
Application Deadline: February 1st

KSTF Teaching Fellowship

http://kstf.org/fellowships/why-a-kstf-teaching-fellowship/

Targeted Group: Aspiring/New teachers in the Maths and Sciences
Eligibility: Degree in Science or Math discipline, intend to teach as a primary career, have state certification for teaching
Fields Supported: Teaching
Number of Awards: See website for details
Level of Support: Five year program that encompasses financial support, mentorship and financial training
Application Deadline:                                          Ongoing, see website for details

LAGRANT Foundation Scholarships

https://www.lagrantfoundation.org/Undergraduate%20Scholarships; https://www.lagrantfoundation.org/Graduate%20Scholarships

Targeted Group: Separate awards for undergradaute and graduate students
Eligibility: Membership in underrepresented racial group
Fields Supported: Public relations, Marketing or Advertising
Number of Awards: 40
Level of Support: $3,250 scholarship and funded professional development
Application Deadline: February 28

National Health Service Corps Scholarships

https://www.nhsc.hrsa.gov/scholarships/index.html

Targeted Group: Students hoping to work within an undeserved community
Eligibility: Accepted to or enrolled in primary care discipline program
Fields Supported: Nursing, Physician Assistant, Nurse Midwives, Dentist, Physicians (MD or DO)
Number of Awards:
Level of Support: Up to four years of paying for tuition and fees, plus living stipend. Entails commitment to work at least two years of NHSC- approved site
Application Deadline:                                        See website

Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

http://www.feusa.org/harriet-hale-woolley-scholarship/

Targeted Group: Post graduate in Art, Music, and Psychiatry
Eligibility: Americans between the ages of 21-29 in high academic standing
Fields Supported: Visual Fine Arts, Music, Psychiatry
Number of Awards: 4
Level of Support: Suipports a year long arts project in an art school in France
Application Deadline: January 31

Hertz Foundation Fellowship

www.hertzfndn.org

Targeted Group: Students interested in graduate study in the sciences
Eligibility: Seniors and new graduate students
Fields Supported: Physical sciences
Number of Awards: Varies from year to year
Level of Support: Full scholarship with up to $33,000 stipend per year, 5 yrs.
Application Deadline: October 27th

Humanity in Action Fellowship

https://www.humanityinaction.org/programs/14-humanity-in-action-fellowship

Targeted Group: Students intrested in minority rights
Eligibility: Must be a student or recent graduate from the US or a list of other European countries
Fields Supported: Wide range of fields supported
Number of Awards: Approximately 30
Level of Support: Month long programming to explore the phenomnon of discrimination
Application Deadlne: See website

Indian Health Service Scholarship

https://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/scholarships/

Targeted Group: Students intrested in pursuing careers in healthcare
Eligibility: Must be an American Indain or Alaskan Native
Fields Supported: Health professionals
Number of Awards:
Level of Support: Varies according to scholarship type
Application Deadline:            March 28

Institute of Management Accountant Scholarships

https://www.imanet.org/students/scholarships-and-awards/scholarships?ssopc=1

Targeted Group: Individauls enrolled in undergraduate or graduate finance programs
Eligibility: Varies based on award
Fields Supported: Finance
Number of Awards: Various different scholarships
Level of Support: Varies based on Award
Application Deadline: See website for details

Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeships (IGERT) from NSF

http://www.igert.org/

Targeted Group: Rising scholars and leaders in science and technology
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Science, mathematics, engineering, and technology
Number of Awards: Numerous
Level of Support: Varies by program, but includes stipend and tuition
Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines

Josephine De Karman Fellowship Trust

http://www.dekarman.org/

Targeted Group: Senior undergradautes or PhD candidates in their last year of study
Eligibility: Must be a senior undergraduate or PhD candidate in final year od study
Fields Supported: Any, but preference given to humanities
Number of Awards:                    Approximately 8
Level of Support: $22,000 scholarship for graduate students, $14,000 for undergraduates
Application Deadline: January 31

Knight-Hennesy Scholarship Program

https://knight-hennessy.stanford.edu/

Targeted Group: Students applying for graduate school
Eligibility: Must be applying to graduate programs at Stanford
Fields Supported: Any discipline
Number of Awards:          100
Level of Support: Full funding for a graduate program at Stanford
Application Deadline: September 27

Luce Scholars Program

www.hluce.org/3scholfm.html

Targeted Group: Graduates interested in Asian affairs, international study
Eligibility: Must have a graduate degree, be younger than 29
Fields Supported: Wide variety of fields, study is in Asia
Number of Awards: 15 awards per year
Level of Support: Depends upon region, but includes stipend and housing
Application Deadline: Early December

James Madison Scholarship

www.jamesmadison.com

Targeted Group: Students who want to teach American government
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduates (teachers)
Fields Supported: American national government, U.S. Constitution
Number of Awards: At least 50 (one per state), includes undergrad and graduate
Level of Support: Supports study for Masters degree
Application Deadline: March 1st

Johnson and Johnson Graduate Dissertation Grants in Women’s and Children’s Health

http://research.cals.cornell.edu/entity?home=60&id=7912 (link through Cornell Univ.)

Targeted Group: Scholars interested in women’s/children’s health issues
Eligibility: Supports graduate study
Fields Supported: A variety of health fields
Number of Awards: Unspecified
Level of Support: Supports completion of the doctoral dissertation
Application Deadline: Unspecified

Marshall Scholarship

http://www.marshallscholarship.org/

Targeted Group: Rising leaders and scholars interested in study in the U.K.
Eligibility: Graduating seniors
Fields Supported: Various fields
Number of Awards: At least 40 scholarships per year
Level of Support: Full tuition and stipend, travel allowance
Application Deadline: October 4th

Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows

http://www.mountvernon.org/site/leadershipfellows/

Targeted Group:                                     Rising college juniors (apply Sophomore year)
Eligibility: Individuals intrested in pursing an advocacy project and Leadership development
Fields Supported: All majors are welcome to apply
Number of Awards: 16
Level of Support: All inclusive 6-weeks leadership program with $500 weekly stipend
Application Deadline: Applications opens in October

George J. Mitchell Scholarship

http://www.us-irelandalliance.org/content/3/en/George%20Mitchell%20Scholarship%20Program%20%7C%20US-Ireland%20Alliance.html

Targeted Group: Supports graduate and undergraduate study in Ireland
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Various
Number of Awards: 12 scholarships per year
Level of Support: Tuition, housing, and a $12,000 stipend
Application Deadline: October 6th

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Graduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships

http://www.neh.gov/projects/fpiri.html

Targeted Group: Undergraduates and graduates interested in graduate study
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduates, postdoctoral
Fields Supported: Various fields within the humanities
Number of Awards: Numerous
Level of Support: Varies by program
Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines

National Research Council (NRC) Postdoctoral Research Associateship Programs

http://www.training.nih.gov/postdoctoral/nist.asp

Targeted Group: Early career, postdoctoral scholars/practitioners
Eligibility: Must have PhD or equivalent
Fields Supported: Health sciences
Number of Awards: Numerous
Level of Support: Varies depending upon program, research assistantships
Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

http://www.nsfgradfellows.org/

Targeted Group: Students and young scholars from a variety of fields
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Wide variety of physical and social sciences
Number of Awards: Numerous
Level of Support: Graduate research fellowships and tuition grants
Application Deadline: Generally November, varies by area of study/research

National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Graduate and Undergraduate Fellowships

http://www.borenawards.org/

Targeted Group: Students interested in foreign areas vital to U.S. interests
Eligibility: Undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Wide variety of fields related to economics and diplomacy
Number of Awards: Numerous, with expectation of service in U.S. government
Level of Support: Varies by program
Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines

NIH Bioethics Fellowship

https://bioethics.nih.gov/education/index.shtml

Targeted Group: Seniors soon to graduate and graduate students
Eligibilty: Seniors and graduate students in final year of study
Fields Supported: Candidates should have an intrest in Bioethics
Number of Awards:               
Level of Support: Two year fellowship at NIH in Bioethics
Application Deadline

Post doctoral - December 31

Post baccalaureate - January 15

Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Graduate Fellowships in Ethical or Religious Values

http://woodrow.org/fellowships/newcombe/

Targeted Group: Students interested in graduate study in religion and ethics
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Religion, ethics, and related fields
Number of Awards: 30 fellowships per year
Level of Support: Full tuition with $17,500 stipend per year
Application Deadline: November 7th

Obama Foundation Fellowship

https://www.obama.org/fellowship/

Targeted Group: Fellowship seeks diversity of civic minded people
Eligibilty: 18 years or older
Fields Supported: Wide array of fields supported
Number of Awards:: 20
Level of Support: Two year fellowship with support for different activities
Application Deadline: October 6

Pittsburgh Schweitzer Fellowship Program

http://pittsburghschweitzer.org/about-pittsburgh-schweitzer-fellowship-program/

Targeted Group: Graduate students intrested in pursuing an advocacy project that addresses the needs of the disadvantages people in Western Pennsylvania
Eligibility:                                                 Must be a current graduate student or be starting a graduate program
Fields Supported: Environmental justice, Public health
Number of Awards: Approximately 20
Level of Support: Stipend and support to complete advocacy project
Application Deadline: February 10

Rhodes Scholarships

www.rhodesscholar.org

Targeted Group: Rising leaders interested in study at Oxford University
Eligibility: Graduating seniors and recent graduates
Fields Supported: Wide variety of fields
Number of Awards: About 40 scholarships per year
Level of Support: Full tuition, stipend, and travel allowance
Application Deadline: October 2nd

Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship

http://www.rotary.org/foundation/educational/amb_scho/

Targeted Group: Students interested in international affairs and initiatives
Eligibility: Undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: Language, foreign affairs, foreign area studies, etc.
Number of Awards: About 800 per year
Level of Support: Up to $26,000 per year, depends upon the program
Application Deadline: Depends upon the program

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award

https://www9.nationalgridus.com/masselectric/about_us/award.asp

Targeted Group: Graduating college seniors
Eligibility: Must be a gradauting college senior
Fields Supported: Any field
Number of Awards:         3
Level of Support: $15,000 to complete a service learning project abroad
Application Deadline: January 17th

Schwartzman Scholarship

http://www.schwarzmanscholars.org/

Targeted Group: Undergraduates in their final year of study
Eligibility: Must be an undergraduate in final year of study
Fields Supported: Public policy, Economics, Business, International studies
Number of Awards:                  200
Level of Support: Financed MA degree in global studies in China with full benefits
Application Deadline: September 28

SMART Scholarship

https://smart.asee.org/

Targeted Group: Undergraduate students and graduate students
Eligibility: Open to undergraduates and graduates in the sciences
Fields Supported: Most Stem fields
Number of Awards:                                Approximately 240
Level of Support: $25,000-$38,000 per year and internship, entails working at DoD upon graduation
Application Deadline: December 1

Soros Fellowship for New Americans

https://www.pdsoros.org/

Targeted Group: Students who are applying to graduate school who are immigrants or children of immigrants
Eligibility: Must be an immigrant or child of immigrants
Fields Supported: All fields
Number of Awards:                        30
Level of Support: Covers 50% of tition for two years of graduate school, and stipend of $25,000
Application Deadline November 1

The William E. Simon Fellowship for Noble Purpose

www.isifellowships.org

Targeted Group: Students interested in American and Western studies
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
Fields Supported: American studies, Western studies, related fields
Number of Awards: Varies from year to year, dozens per year
Level of Support: Varies by program, ranging up to $20,000 per year
Application Deadline: Generally around February 15th, varies by program

Teach for America Teaching Jobs for Graduating College Seniors and Recent College Graduates

https://www.teachforamerica.org/admissions/faqs/faq_eligibility.htm

Targeted Group: Students and graduates interested in teaching
Eligibility: Open to all fields and all backgrounds
Fields Supported: Education, with the goal of teaching and leading
Number of Awards: Varies from year to year
Level of Support: Fellowship, stipend, expectation of 2 years of service
Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

Tillman Military Scholarship

http://pattillmanfoundation.org/apply-to-be-a-scholar/

Targeted Group: Fulltime students who are veterans
Eligibility: Students intrested in networking and leadership and leadership building
Fields Supported: Any field
Number of Awards:                         60
Level of Support: Full scholarship for education, access to leadership resources
Application Deadline: March 1

Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship

http://www.twc.edu/thomas-r-pickering-foreign-affairs-fellowship-program

Targeted Group: Juniors or seniors applying for graduate school
Eligibility: Juniors or seniors applying for graduate school
Fields Supported: Fields related to working in foreign affairs
Number of Awards:                                           
Level of Support: $37,500 two year scholarship, two summer internships, employment in foreign service after graduation
Application Deadline: January 13

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

https://www.tylenol.com/news/scholarship?id=tylenol/news/subptyschol.inc

Targeted Group: Undergraduates (not first year) and graduate students
Eligibility: Undergraduates (not first year) and graduate students
Fields Supported: Any healthcare related field, including Pharmacy
Number of Awards:                    40
Level of Support: $10,000 or $15,000 one time scholarship
Application Deadline: June 30

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

www.truman.gov

Targeted Group: Rising leaders interested in public service
Eligibility: College juniors
Fields Supported: Various fields of study
Number of Awards: Approximately 40 scholarships
Level of Support: Up to $30,000 per year for two years of graduate study
Application Deadline: February 6th

Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy

www.udall.gov

Targeted Group: Sophomores or juniors interested in environmental studies
Eligibility: Sophomores and juniors
Fields Supported: Environmental policy, Native American health policy
Number of Awards: 80 awards per year
Level of Support: $7,000 per year for up to two years
Application Deadline: March 6th

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Public Service Leaders Scholarships

http://www.usdascholarships.com/applications/

Targeted Group: Undergraduates and graduates, for agricultural policy study
Eligibility: Undergraduates or graduate students
Fields Supported: Fields related to agriculture and agricultural policy
Number of Awards: Numerous, separate programs by ethnic background
Level of Support: Depends upon the program of study or research
Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (HLS) Graduate Fellowships in the Physical, Biological, Social, and Behavioral Sciences

http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/

Targeted Group: Students interested in service in security agencies
Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates, grad students, and postdocs
Fields Supported: Various fields related to homeland security
Number of Awards: 50 undergraduate scholarships and 50 graduate fellowships
Level of Support: Varies by program
Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Urban Scholars Postdoctoral Fellowships

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fellowships/

Targeted Group: Postdoctoral students interested in urban studies
Eligibility: Must hold the PhD
Fields Supported: Urban studies and related fields
Number of Awards: 10 awards per year
Level of Support: Up to $55,000 per year
Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines depending upon specific program

Yenching Scholarship

http://en.yenchingacademy.org/application

Targeted Group: Graduating college seniors or recent graduates
Eligibility: Open to graduating college seniors or recent graduates
Fields Supported: Chinese studies
Number of Awards:                      250
Level of Support: Fully supported MA program in Chinese studies at Peking University
Application Deadline: December 11