Dr. Kathleen Glenister Roberts

Director
Office for National Fellowships & Director, University Honors College
G14 Assumption Hall
Email: robertskg@duq.edu
Phone: 412-396-1142
Fax: 412-396-2316

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    Scholarships and Fellowships

    Nationally Prestigious Scholarships and Fellowships


     
    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 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 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

    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

    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

     

    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

    http://www.cic.edu/Programs-and-Services/Programs/Pages/Davies-Jackson-Scholarship.aspx

    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

    Diplomatic Graduate Fellows Program

    http://careers.state.gov/students/gpg_students.html

    Targeted Group: Undergraduates interested in foreign service careers
    Eligibility: All undergraduates
    Fields Supported: Internships, scholarships, and fellowships
    Number of Awards: Numerous
    Level of Support: Depends upon the nature of the program and its length
    Application Deadline: Rolling deadlines

    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

    Fulbright U.S. Student Program

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

    Targeted Group: Students interested in international graduate study
    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies

    http://www.mellon.org/grant_programs/programs/higher-education-and-scholarship/researchuniversities

    Targeted Group: Students interested in foreign service, other public service
    Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and early graduate students
    Fields Supported: Various
    Number of Awards: Varies from year to year, currently adjusting program
    Level of Support: Ranges from full tuition to partial support
    Application Deadline: Mid-February

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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: $5,000 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 Education Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

    http://www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html

    Targeted Group: Students interested in teaching/education as a profession
    Eligibility: Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students
    Fields Supported: PhD, MFA, other graduate degrees in education
    Number of Awards: Numerous
    Level of Support: Varies depending upon length and type of program
    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