Fellowships Listing

An asterisk (*) indicates that the opportunity is available to non-U.S. citizens.
For information about additional fellowships that do not appear in the list below, including opportunities for international and undocumented students, click here.
Beinecke Scholarship

For juniors to fund the MFA/PhD in arts, humanities, or social sciences on the way to an academic career. Apply in fall of junior year. Requires university nomination.

Boren Scholarship

For all class levels to fund study abroad in non-Western countries on the way to federal government work. Apply in fall. Requires university evaluation.

Churchill Scholarship

For seniors and recent alumni; funds one-year Master's degree in STEM field at Cambridge University. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university nomination.

Critical Language Scholarship

For all class levels; funding for intensive language study abroad. 

Erasmus+*

For seniors and alumni; funds graduate study or volunteer opportunities in Europe. Apply in fall.

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

For seniors and recent alumni. Supports PhD or ScD in the U.S, for students engaged with underrepresented communities committed to a teaching and research career at the college or university level. Apply in fall.

Freeman-ASIA

For first-year students, sophomores, and juniors; funding for study abroad in East or Southeast Asia for students demonstrating financial need.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program (English Teaching Assistantship, Study Grant, Research Grant)

For juniors, seniors, and recent alumni; funds post-graduate year of English teaching, study, or research abroad. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university evaluation.

Gaither Junior Fellows Program*

For seniors and recent alumni; funds a one-year internship at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

Gates Cambridge Scholarship*

For seniors and alumni; funds one graduate-level degree at Cambridge University. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring.

Gilman International Scholarship Program

For all class levels; funding for study or internships abroad for students receiving Pell Grants.

Goldwater Scholarship

For sophomores and juniors with exceptional academic/research records in STEM fields who plan to pursue PhDs. Provides educational costs. Apply in fall. Requires university nomination.

Knight-Hennessy Scholarship*

For seniors and alumni; funds one graduate/professional degree at Stanford University, including dual/joint-degree programs. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring.

Lilly Graduate Fellows Program

For seniors and graduate students who are recent alumni of certain church-related institutions; offers specialized, intensive mentoring for those planning to pursue terminal degrees and teach at church-related institutions.

Luce Scholars Program

For seniors and recent alumni. Funds year-long internship and cultural immersion program in Asia. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university nomination.

Marshall Scholarship

For seniors and recent alumni. Funds postgraduate degree(s) anywhere in the UK. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university endorsement.

Mitchell Scholarship

For seniors and recent alumni. Funds one year of postgraduate study in Ireland (not Northern Ireland). Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university endorsement if you are a current undergraduate.

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP)

For seniors and recent alumni who plan to pursue research-oriented graduate degrees in STEM or social sciences. Funds graduate study. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring.

Rhodes Scholarship

For seniors and recent alumni. Funds degree(s) at Oxford University. Apply in fall, though we encourage you to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university endorsement.

Schwarzman Scholars Program*

For seniors and alumni. Funds one-year Master's degree and leadership training at Tsinghua University. Apply in fall, though we encourage to begin the process in the previous spring. Requires university evaluation (seniors only).

Truman Scholarship

For juniors with leadership experience who plan to pursue careers in education, government, non-profit, or public interest. Funds graduate school. Apply in fall. Requires university nomination.

Udall Scholarship

For sophomores and juniors who plan to pursue careers related to the environment, Native American health care, or tribal policy. Provides educatonal costs. Apply in fall. Requires university nomination.

US-UK Fulbright Commission Summer Institutes

For first-year students and sophomores with little or no international experience. Funds a three-six week academic and cultural institute in the UK. Apply in January and February.

Yenching Academy*

For seniors and alumni. Funds one-year Master's degree in China Studies at Peking University. Apply in fall.