Office of the Provost

Click on any of the following Graduate Student Fellowships and Scholarships for more information.

Carnegie Junior Fellows Program
Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship Program
Consortium for Graduate Study in Management
Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs
DAAD Scholarships
Department of Homeland Security Graduate Fellowship Program
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships for Minorities
Fulbright Grant
Gates Cambridge Scholarship
George J. Mitchell Scholarship
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship
Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program
James Madison Fellowship Program
Jeanne Suave Foundation Program
Knowles Math and Science Teaching Fellowships Program
Marshall Scholarship
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program
Rhodes Scholars
Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship
Scoville Peace Fellowship
Soros Fellowships for New Americans
The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award
Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholars (CGS)
Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program
William E. Simon Fellowship for Noble Purpose



CARNEGIE JUNIOR FELLOWS PROGRAM
Website: www.carnegieendowment.org/about/index.cfm?fa=jrFellows
Deadline: in January
Research assistants to Endowment's Senior Associates

CHARLES B. RANGEL INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Website: www.howard.edu/rjb/rangelprogram.htm
Deadline: in January
International affairs

CONSORTIUM FOR GRADUATE STUDY IN MANAGEMENT
Website: www.cgsm.org
Master's degree in Business.  Focused recruitment of minorities.

CORO FELLOWS PROGRAM IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Website: www.coro.org/programs/fellows_program/fellows_program.html
Deadline: in January
Public affairs

DAAD SCHOLARSHIPS
Website: www.daad.org
Deadline: Varies
Faculty Contact: Kirsten Christensen, Associate Professor of German
Study in Germany

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Website: www.orau.gov/dhsed
Deadline: in January
Science and technology including physical sciences, mathematical sciences, computer and information sciences, lfie sciences, social sciences, psychology, selected humanities, and engineering.

FORD FOUNDATIOIN PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS FOR MINORITIES
Website: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships
Deadline: in November
Study leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree.

FULBRIGHT GRANTS
Website: www.iie.org/fulbright
Deadline: in October
Overseas opportunities in all fields of study.  Nominations are required.

GATES CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP
Website: http://www.gatesscholar.org/about/
Deadline: See table

Type of Applicant Postgraduate course for which you are applying Deadline for submitting Graduate Application and Scholarship Form (GRADSAF) to the Board of Graduate Studies
New Applicant Research leading to the degree of PhD October 15th
New Applicant One-year postgraduate course (e.g. Mphil, Diploma, LLM, CASM) October 15th
Current or previous Cambridge student
December 15th
Current or previous Cambridge student One-year postgraduate course (e.g. Mphil, Diploma, LLM, CASM) January 31st (or course deadline, whichever earlier)

"Gates Cambridge Scholarships are full-cost awards for graduate and affiliated study in Cambridge.  The Scholarships are awarded competitively to students from all-countries in the world, except the UK.  The award of a Scholarship is absolutely conditional on the student gaining admission to Cambridge through the University's regular procedures.  The Scholars engage in full-time intensive academic work while studying in Cambridge.  The Scholars become fully integrated into the University and its Colleges and, on graduation, they join Cambridge's widespread alumni network."

GEORGE J. MITCHELL SCHOLARSHIP
Website: http://www.us-irelandalliance.org/wmspage.cfm?parm1=34
Deadline: in October
"The US-Ireland Alliance sponsors a competitive, national scholarship for graduate study by American citizens between the ages of 18 and 30 at institutions of higher learning on the island of Ireland.  Named to honor the former U.S. Senator's pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, the George J. Mitchell Scholarships are intended to familiarize and connect the next generation of American leadership with the island of Ireland."

HERTZ FOUNDATION GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP
Website: http://www.hertzfndn.org
Deadline: in October
"Evidence of exceptional creativity, board understanding of physical principles, and outstanding potential for innovative research is excepted.  Eligible applicants for Hertz Fellowships must be students of the applied physical sciences who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States of America, and who are willing to morally commit to make their skills available to the United States in time of national emergency."

JACOB K. JAVITS FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Website: http://www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html
Deadline: in October
"This program provides fellowships to students of superior academic ability - selected on the basis of demonstrated achievement, financial need, and exceptional promise - to undertake study at the doctoral and Master of Fine Arts level in selected fields of art, humanities, and social sciences."

JAMES MADISON FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Website: www.jamesmadison.com
Deadline: in April
Faculty Advisor: Wayne Carp, Professor of History
Junior fellows: master's in teaching with a focus on teaching history at the high school level
Senior fellows: teachers undertaking a graduate degree.

JEANNE SUAVE FOUNDATION PROGRAM
Website: www.sauvescholars.org
Deadline: December 31
Leadership Year long study at McGill University, Montreal

KNOWLES MATH AND SCIENCE TEACHING FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAM
Website: www.kstf.org/programs/teaching.html
Deadline: in January
Degree in physical science or engineering, want to teach high school physics, phsyical science, chemistry, and/or earth science.  Also mathematics.

MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP
Website: http://www.marshallscholarship.org
Deadline: in October
"Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom.  At least forty Scholars are selected each year to study either at graduate or occasionally undergraduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.  Each scholarship is held for two years.  As future leaders, with a lasting understanding of British society, Marshall Scholars are talented, independent and wide-ranging, and their time as Scholars enhances their intellectual and personal growth.  Their direct engagement with Britain through its best academic programmes contributes to their ultimate personal success."

NATIONAL DEFENSE SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Website: https://ndseg.asee.org
Deadline: in January
"The NDSEG Fellowship Program is a Department of Defense (DoD) fellowship program sponsored by Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), the Army Research Office (ARO), the Office of Naval Research (ONR), and High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP).  The DoD is committed to increasing the number and quality of our Nation's scientists and engineers.  The actual number of awards varies from year to year, depending upon the available funding.  The NDSEG Fellows do not incur any military or other service obligations."

RHODES SCHOLARS
Website: www.rhodesscholar.org
Deadline: in October
Faculty Adviser: Michael Halvorson, History Department
Post bac study at Oxford.  Nominations are required.

ROTARY AMBASSADORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Website: www.rotary.org/foundation/education/amb_scho/index.html
Deadline: in October
"The purpose of the Ambassadorial Scholarships program is to further international understanding and friendly relations among people of different countries.  The program sponsors several types of scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students as well as for qualified professionals pursuing vocational studies.  While abroad, scholars serve as ambassadors of goodwill to the people of the host country and give presentations about their homelands to Rotary clubs and other groups."

SCOVILLE PEACE FELLOWSHIP
Website: www.scoville.org
Deadline: For Fall, due end of January. For Spring, due October 1
Provides college graduates with the opportunity to work in Washington DC with one of twenty-five participating public interest organizations focusing on international security issues.  Six to nine months; provide a stipend, health insurance, and travel costs to Washington.  Students are to apply on their own, all web based.


SOROS FELLOWSHIPS FOR NEW AMERICANS
Website: http://www.pdsoros.org/
Deadline: in November
The purpose of The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is to provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields.  The Program is open to individuals who retain loyalty and a sense of commitment to their country or origin as well as to the United States, but is intended to support individuals who will continue to regard the United States as their principal residence and focus of national identity.

THE SAMUEL HUNTINGTON PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD
Website: www.nationalgridus.com/masselectric/about_us/award.asp
Deadline: in February
Public Service

THOMAS R. PICKERING GRADUATE FOREIGN AFFAIRS FELLOWSHIP
Website: www.woordrow.org/fellowships/foreign_affaiars/pickering_grad/index.php
Deadline: in February
Interested in Foreign Service; recruits talented students in academic programs relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, administration, management, and science policy.

VANIER CANADA GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS (CGS)
Website: www.vanier.gc.ca
Deadline: in November
Through Canadian University through which a candidate is studying.  You must be nominated through Canadian University.

WHITAKER INTERNATIONAL FELLOWS AND SCHOLARS PROGRAM
Website: www.whitaker.org
Deadline: in February
Biomedical engineers or bioengineers.  Applicants should have a BS or MS degree in biomedical engineering.

WILLIAM E. SIMON FELLOWSHIP FOR NOBLE PURPOSE
Website: www.isi.org/programs/fellowships/simon.html
Deadline: in February
Originality in pursuit of a goal that will strengthen civil society.