Fellowships and Scholarships

Graduate Study in the United Kingdom

Title Campus Deadline Disciplines Purpose Open To Eligibility Website
Churchill Scholarship 08/01/2017

Mathematics, Science, and Engineering

9 - 12 months study at Cambridge University Seniors & BA US Citizen, age 19 - 26, 3.7+ GPA; NOTE: All applicants MUST first apply to Churchill College, University of Cambridge as part of the application process. Website
Gates Cambridge Scholarship 08/01/2017

All fields

Up to 3 years study at Cambridge University Seniors 3.7+ GPA Website
Marshall Scholarship 08/01/2017

All fields

1-2 years at any university in the UK Seniors & BA US Citizen, 3.7+ GPA Website
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Mitchell Scholarship 08/01/2017

All fields

1 year study at any university in Ireland Seniors & BA US Citizen, age 18 - 30, 3.7+ GPA Website
Rhodes Scholarship 08/01/2017

All Fields

2-3 years study at Oxford University Seniors & BA US, Chinese, or Indian Citizen, Age 18-23 (see specific information for details), 3.7+ GPA Website
Churchill Scholarship 08/01/2017

Mathematics, Science, and Engineering

9 - 12 months study at Cambridge University Seniors & BA US Citizen, age 19 - 26, 3.7+ GPA; NOTE: All applicants MUST first apply to Churchill College, University of Cambridge as part of the application process. Website
Gates Cambridge Scholarship 08/01/2017

All fields

Up to 3 years study at Cambridge University Seniors 3.7+ GPA Website
Marshall Scholarship 08/01/2017

All fields

1-2 years at any university in the UK Seniors & BA US Citizen, 3.7+ GPA Website
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Mitchell Scholarship 08/01/2017

All fields

1 year study at any university in Ireland Seniors & BA US Citizen, age 18 - 30, 3.7+ GPA Website
Rhodes Scholarship 08/01/2017

All Fields

2-3 years study at Oxford University Seniors & BA US, Chinese, or Indian Citizen, Age 18-23 (see specific information for details), 3.7+ GPA Website

Graduate Study in general

Title Campus Deadline Disciplines Purpose Open To Eligibility Website
Beinecke Scholarship Program

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

 

DEADLINE: December 1st

Up to 5 years graduate study Juniors A college junior, U.S. citizen, and have documented history of receiving need-based financial aid during undergraduate years, 3.0+ GPA Website
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Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE-CSGF)

Computer Sciences, Applied Mathematics, Astrophysics, Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Life Sciences, Material Sciences, Physics

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

Full tuition and required fees during the appointment period (at any accredited U.S. university); up to four years graduate study Seniors & BA or BS U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident Alien; minimum 3.7 GPA Website
Department of Energy Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship

Areas of interest to stewardship science, such as high-energy physics, low-energy nuclear science or properties of materials under extreme conditions

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

Up to 4 years graduate study Seniors, 1st and 2nd year graduate students US Citizen or permanent resident, must be pursuing Ph.D. at a US university Website
Department of Homeland Security Fellowship

Physical, life, mathematical, computer/information sciences, engineering, social sciences, psychology

Up to 3 years graduate study, paid summer internship Seniors, 1st and 2nd year graduate students US Citizen, 3.3+ GPA Website
Endeavor Postgraduate Awards

Climate change, public health, environmental science, energy, indigenous studies

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

 

Graduate study in Australia Seniors & graduate students Age 18+, citizen of a participating country Website
Ford Foundation International Fellowships

All disciplines, for individuals committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level

DEADLINES: November 10, 2016 (Dissertation and Postdoctoral application; November 17, 2016 (Predoctoral application); January 10th, 2017 (Supplementary Materials receipt) 

3 years graduate study toward Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen, committed to career in teaching & research at the college/university level Website
Fulbright mtv-U

For details vist the MSU Fulbright website:  http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

Contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Seniors, recent graduates, and graduate students U.S. Citizen at the time of application. Website
Fulbright U.S. Student Program

For details visit the MSU Fulbright website: http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

DEADLINE: October 2017

For more information, contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Seniors, recent graduates, graduate students, and young professionals, including those in creative and performing arts, law, journalism, and business. U.S. citizen at time of application Website
Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship

For details visit the MSU Fulbright website: http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

DEADLINE: October 2017

For more information, contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Master's, J.D. or Ph.D. student with focus applicable to public policy U.S. citizens Website
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

For details visit the MSU Fulbright website: http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

For more information, contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Advanced Doctoral Students US citizen or permanent resident, other requirements vary by country program Website
Hertz Fellowship 10/01/2017

Mathematics, and Applied Physical, Biological and Engineering Sciences 

5 years study at graduate school (stipend up to $38,000/year) and full tuition Seniors and 1st year grad students who wish to pursue a PhD US Citizen, US National, Permanent Resident Website
James Madison Fellowship

American history and government, social science, and secondary education

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

Master' degree study at US institution Seniors & BA US Citizen Website
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program 09/27/2017

Multidisciplinary 

Fellowship for 5 years of graduate education and a stipend at Stanford University Seniors and Recent Graduates within 4 years of Completing First BA Earned bachelor's degree in 2013 or later Website
National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowships (NDSEG)

Mathematics, science, and engineering

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

3 years graduate study Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen Website
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

Engineering; Mathematical Sciences; Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering; Chemistry; Physics and Astronomy; Materials Research; Social Sciences; Psychology; Geosciences; STEM Education and Learning Research; Life Sciences*; Disciplines: Mathematics, natural and social sciences, and engineering

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Engineering Materials Research

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Mathematical Sciences, Chemistry, Physics & Astronomy

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Social Sciences, Psychology, STEM Education & Learning Research

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Life Sciences, Geosciences

REFERENCES DEADLINE:  October/November 2017 TBD - All reference letters mut be received by 8:00pm EST

*Deadline(s) may vary depending on discipline.

3 years graduate study at any US university Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen Website
NSEP David L. Boren Graduate Fellowship

Students should work with a mentor & submit on own. MSU contact: Office of Study Abroad, Kari Beall, beallkar@msu.edu

DEADLINE: January 31

Up to 2 years graduate study (overseas, domestic, or combination) Graduate students US Citizen, travel must be outside Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand Website
Rotary International Centers for Peace and Conflict Resolution

Contact Local Rotary Club - Peace and conflict resolution; cultural and regional studies; and political science.

DEADLINE: May 31, 2017

Master's degree at one of six universities worldwide Graduate students Nomination from local Rotary Club required Website
Schwarzman Scholars

All fields

DEADLINES: June 15, 2017 (Individuals with a passport from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macao); September 15, 2017 (Individuals with a passport from other countries)

1 year master’s program Seniors, BA/BS Age 18-28, must have completed an undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent by June 30, 2016 Website
Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transforming Defense (SMART) Fellowship

Mathematics, science, and engineering

DEADLINE: 2017 TBD

Up to five academic years graduate study, paid summer internship, plus other benefits Seniors & graduate students US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA, age 18+ Website
Soros Foundation Fellowship for New Americans

All fields

DEADLINE: November 1, 2017

Up to five academic years graduate study, paid summer internship, plus other benefits Seniors & graduate students US Citizen OR in possession of a green card, 3.0+ GPA Website
Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

Academic programs relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, management, and science policy

DEADLINE:  January 13, 2017 

1st and 2nd years graduate study Seniors U.S. citizens. Website
Truman Scholarship 11/01/2017

Public Service and Government

Leadership training, funding toward up to 3 years of graduate study Juniors US Citizen, 3.3+ GPA Website
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Beinecke Scholarship Program

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

 

DEADLINE: December 1st

Up to 5 years graduate study Juniors A college junior, U.S. citizen, and have documented history of receiving need-based financial aid during undergraduate years, 3.0+ GPA Website
More Information
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE-CSGF)

Computer Sciences, Applied Mathematics, Astrophysics, Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Life Sciences, Material Sciences, Physics

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

Full tuition and required fees during the appointment period (at any accredited U.S. university); up to four years graduate study Seniors & BA or BS U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident Alien; minimum 3.7 GPA Website
Department of Energy Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship

Areas of interest to stewardship science, such as high-energy physics, low-energy nuclear science or properties of materials under extreme conditions

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

Up to 4 years graduate study Seniors, 1st and 2nd year graduate students US Citizen or permanent resident, must be pursuing Ph.D. at a US university Website
Department of Homeland Security Fellowship

Physical, life, mathematical, computer/information sciences, engineering, social sciences, psychology

Up to 3 years graduate study, paid summer internship Seniors, 1st and 2nd year graduate students US Citizen, 3.3+ GPA Website
Endeavor Postgraduate Awards

Climate change, public health, environmental science, energy, indigenous studies

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

 

Graduate study in Australia Seniors & graduate students Age 18+, citizen of a participating country Website
Ford Foundation International Fellowships

All disciplines, for individuals committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level

DEADLINES: November 10, 2016 (Dissertation and Postdoctoral application; November 17, 2016 (Predoctoral application); January 10th, 2017 (Supplementary Materials receipt) 

3 years graduate study toward Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen, committed to career in teaching & research at the college/university level Website
Fulbright mtv-U

For details vist the MSU Fulbright website:  http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

Contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Seniors, recent graduates, and graduate students U.S. Citizen at the time of application. Website
Fulbright U.S. Student Program

For details visit the MSU Fulbright website: http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

DEADLINE: October 2017

For more information, contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Seniors, recent graduates, graduate students, and young professionals, including those in creative and performing arts, law, journalism, and business. U.S. citizen at time of application Website
Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship

For details visit the MSU Fulbright website: http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

DEADLINE: October 2017

For more information, contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Master's, J.D. or Ph.D. student with focus applicable to public policy U.S. citizens Website
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

For details visit the MSU Fulbright website: http://www.isp.msu.edu/academics-learning/learning-abroad/fulbright-programs/fulbright-student-programs/

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

For more information, contact Roger Bresnahan in International Studies and Programs. bresnaha@msu.edu Advanced Doctoral Students US citizen or permanent resident, other requirements vary by country program Website
Hertz Fellowship 10/01/2017

Mathematics, and Applied Physical, Biological and Engineering Sciences 

5 years study at graduate school (stipend up to $38,000/year) and full tuition Seniors and 1st year grad students who wish to pursue a PhD US Citizen, US National, Permanent Resident Website
James Madison Fellowship

American history and government, social science, and secondary education

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

Master' degree study at US institution Seniors & BA US Citizen Website
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program 09/27/2017

Multidisciplinary 

Fellowship for 5 years of graduate education and a stipend at Stanford University Seniors and Recent Graduates within 4 years of Completing First BA Earned bachelor's degree in 2013 or later Website
National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowships (NDSEG)

Mathematics, science, and engineering

DEADLINE: Spring 2017 TBD

3 years graduate study Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen Website
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

Engineering; Mathematical Sciences; Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering; Chemistry; Physics and Astronomy; Materials Research; Social Sciences; Psychology; Geosciences; STEM Education and Learning Research; Life Sciences*; Disciplines: Mathematics, natural and social sciences, and engineering

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Engineering Materials Research

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Mathematical Sciences, Chemistry, Physics & Astronomy

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Social Sciences, Psychology, STEM Education & Learning Research

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Life Sciences, Geosciences

REFERENCES DEADLINE:  October/November 2017 TBD - All reference letters mut be received by 8:00pm EST

*Deadline(s) may vary depending on discipline.

3 years graduate study at any US university Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen Website
NSEP David L. Boren Graduate Fellowship

Students should work with a mentor & submit on own. MSU contact: Office of Study Abroad, Kari Beall, beallkar@msu.edu

DEADLINE: January 31

Up to 2 years graduate study (overseas, domestic, or combination) Graduate students US Citizen, travel must be outside Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand Website
Rotary International Centers for Peace and Conflict Resolution

Contact Local Rotary Club - Peace and conflict resolution; cultural and regional studies; and political science.

DEADLINE: May 31, 2017

Master's degree at one of six universities worldwide Graduate students Nomination from local Rotary Club required Website
Schwarzman Scholars

All fields

DEADLINES: June 15, 2017 (Individuals with a passport from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macao); September 15, 2017 (Individuals with a passport from other countries)

1 year master’s program Seniors, BA/BS Age 18-28, must have completed an undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent by June 30, 2016 Website
Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transforming Defense (SMART) Fellowship

Mathematics, science, and engineering

DEADLINE: 2017 TBD

Up to five academic years graduate study, paid summer internship, plus other benefits Seniors & graduate students US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA, age 18+ Website
Soros Foundation Fellowship for New Americans

All fields

DEADLINE: November 1, 2017

Up to five academic years graduate study, paid summer internship, plus other benefits Seniors & graduate students US Citizen OR in possession of a green card, 3.0+ GPA Website
Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

Academic programs relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, management, and science policy

DEADLINE:  January 13, 2017 

1st and 2nd years graduate study Seniors U.S. citizens. Website
Truman Scholarship 11/01/2017

Public Service and Government

Leadership training, funding toward up to 3 years of graduate study Juniors US Citizen, 3.3+ GPA Website
More Information
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

Engineering; Mathematical Sciences; Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering; Chemistry; Physics and Astronomy; Materials Research; Social Sciences; Psychology; Geosciences; STEM Education and Learning Research; Life Sciences*; Disciplines: Mathematics, natural and social sciences, and engineering

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Engineering Materials Research

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Mathematical Sciences, Chemistry, Physics & Astronomy

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Social Sciences, Psychology, STEM Education & Learning Research

DEADLINE: October/November 2017 TBD - Life Sciences, Geosciences

REFERENCES DEADLINE:  October/November 2017 TBD - All reference letters mut be received by 8:00pm EST

*Deadline(s) may vary depending on discipline.

3 years graduate study at any US university Seniors, 1st year graduate students US Citizen Website

Undergraduate Study

Title Campus Deadline Disciplines Purpose Open To Eligibility Website
Department of Homeland Security Scholarship

Physical, life, mathematical, computer/information sciences, engineering, social sciences, psychology

 

2 years undergraduate study, paid summer internship Sophomores US Citizen, 3.3+ GPA Website
Goldwater Scholarship 11/01/2017

Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Engineering

1 - 2 years undergraduate study Sophomores and Juniors US Citizen or permanent resident, 3.7+ GPA Website
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Hollings Scholarship

Fields related to environmental sciences, technology, and education

DEADLINE: January 2017

2 years undergraduate study, paid summer internship Sophomores and Juniors (must have 2 years undergraduate study remaining) US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA each term and in major field of study Website
James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program (Carnegie Jr. Fellows Program) 11/01/2017

International affairs

1 years paid internship Seniors & BA Must be eligible to work in US August - July following graduation, 3.7+ GPA Website
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NSEP David L. Boren Scholarship 12/01/2017

MSU contact: Office of Study Abroad, Kari Beall, beallkar@msu.edu

For study abroad experience before graduation Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA, travel must be outside Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand Website
Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transforming Defense (SMART) Scholarship

Mathematics, Science, and Engineering

DEADLINE: 2017 TBD

Up to five academic years undergraduate study, paid summer internship, plus other benefits Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA, age 18+ Website
Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

Academic programs relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, management, and science policy.

DEADLINE: January 13th, 2017

Senior Year and 1st Year of Graduate Study Seniors and 1st Year Graduate Students ONLY U.S. citizens. Applicants must be in JUNIOR YEAR of undergraduate study with a cumulative gpa of 3.2 or higher on a 4.0 scale at the time of application Website
Udall Scholarship 01/05/2017

Future leaders in environmental fields
(e.g., policy, engineering, science, education,  urban planning, urban renewal, business, health, justice, economics)
    AND / OR…
Future Native American & Alaska Native leaders
(in public & community health care, tribal government, public policy affecting Native American communities)

1 - 2 years of undergraduate study Sophomores and Juniors US Citizen or permanent resident, 3.0+ GPA Website
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Department of Homeland Security Scholarship

Physical, life, mathematical, computer/information sciences, engineering, social sciences, psychology

 

2 years undergraduate study, paid summer internship Sophomores US Citizen, 3.3+ GPA Website
Goldwater Scholarship 11/01/2017

Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Engineering

1 - 2 years undergraduate study Sophomores and Juniors US Citizen or permanent resident, 3.7+ GPA Website
More Information
Hollings Scholarship

Fields related to environmental sciences, technology, and education

DEADLINE: January 2017

2 years undergraduate study, paid summer internship Sophomores and Juniors (must have 2 years undergraduate study remaining) US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA each term and in major field of study Website
James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program (Carnegie Jr. Fellows Program) 11/01/2017

International affairs

1 years paid internship Seniors & BA Must be eligible to work in US August - July following graduation, 3.7+ GPA Website
More Information
NSEP David L. Boren Scholarship 12/01/2017

MSU contact: Office of Study Abroad, Kari Beall, beallkar@msu.edu

For study abroad experience before graduation Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA, travel must be outside Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand Website
Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transforming Defense (SMART) Scholarship

Mathematics, Science, and Engineering

DEADLINE: 2017 TBD

Up to five academic years undergraduate study, paid summer internship, plus other benefits Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors US Citizen, 3.0+ GPA, age 18+ Website
Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

Academic programs relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, management, and science policy.

DEADLINE: January 13th, 2017

Senior Year and 1st Year of Graduate Study Seniors and 1st Year Graduate Students ONLY U.S. citizens. Applicants must be in JUNIOR YEAR of undergraduate study with a cumulative gpa of 3.2 or higher on a 4.0 scale at the time of application Website
Udall Scholarship 01/05/2017

Future leaders in environmental fields
(e.g., policy, engineering, science, education,  urban planning, urban renewal, business, health, justice, economics)
    AND / OR…
Future Native American & Alaska Native leaders
(in public & community health care, tribal government, public policy affecting Native American communities)

1 - 2 years of undergraduate study Sophomores and Juniors US Citizen or permanent resident, 3.0+ GPA Website
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