In addition to the resources below, the Office of National Fellowships has access to many national and international databases to help you find resources for your specific work. For an application or more information, contact Courtney Hughes in New College’s Center for Engagement and Opportunity at chughes@ncf.edu or stop by to make an appointment.

ARIT Summer Fellowships For Intensive Advanced Turkish Language Study
Sponsored by: The American Research Institute in Turkey
The American Research Institute in Turkey will offer 15 fellowships for advanced students for participation in the summer program in intensive advanced Turkish language at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul. This intensive program offers the equivalent of one full academic year of study in Turkish at the college level. The fellowships cover round-trip airfare to Istanbul, application and tuition fees, and a maintenance stipend. Applicants must be a citizen, national, or permanent resident of the United States and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate level academic program, or be faculty. Deadline: February

Barry Goldwater Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsored by: The Goldwater Foundation
The Goldwater Scholarship awards will be made on the basis of merit to two groups of students—those who will be college juniors and those who will be college seniors in the 2016–2017 academic year—who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. Four-year institutions are eligible to nominate up to four students who are in the sophomore or junior class during the 2015–2016 academic year. Two-year institutions may nominate up to two students who are sophomores during the 2015–2016 academic year. To be considered, a student must be nominated by his or her college or university using the official online nomination process on the Foundation’s website. Deadline: January

Beinecke Scholarship Program
Sponsored by: The Sperry Fund
The Beinecke Scholarship Program is open to college juniors who intend to pursue graduate study in the arts, humanities, and social sciences at any accredited university. Each scholar receives $4,000 prior to matriculating in graduate school and $30,000 while attending graduate school. The funding must be used within five years of completing undergraduate studies. A total of 18 new scholarships are awarded each year from among more than 100 nominations. Nomination by a participating college or university is required. The nomination deadline is in late February or early March and each college can nominate only one student for the award. Deadline: February

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad
Sponsored by: The Institute for International Education (IIE)

The Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go by offering awards to U.S. undergraduates who might otherwise not participate due to financial constraints. It is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.. Deadline: October

Boren Fellowships
Sponsored by: National Security Education Program (NSEP)
Boren Fellowships provide up to $24,000 to U.S. graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency. Boren Fellowships support study and research in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, with a focus on studying less commonly taught languages. Boren Fellowship awards are made for a minimum of 12 weeks and maximum of 24 months. Deadline: January

Confucius Institute Scholarships
Sponsored by: Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters
The Confucius Institute Scholarship program was established by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters in order to encourage students and Chinese language teachers all over the world to study Chinese or conduct research regarding Chinese language and culture in China. Scholarships are offered for a Master’s Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL), and one academic year or one academic semester study in China. Open to non-Chinese citizens age 18-35 (MTCSOL applicants age 18-45). Language requirements apply. Provides full tuition and a monthly stipend. Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Critical Language Scholarship Program for Intensive Summer Language Institutes
Sponsored by: The Department of State; Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program
Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) institutes provide fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for 7-10 weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate, Master’s and Ph.D. students. Countries may include: Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia, South Korea, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, or others where the target languages are spoken. Apply in November for a fellowship the following summer. Deadline: November

DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsored by: DAAD
Highly qualified undergraduate students are invited to apply for scholarships funding study, senior thesis research and/or internships in Germany. The goal of this program is to support study abroad in Germany and at German universities. Preference will be given to students whose projects or programs are based at and organized by a German university. Four- to 10-month scholarships are available either as part of an organized study abroad program or as part of an individual, student-designed study abroad semester or year. Deadline: January

Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship
Sponsored by: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $8,000 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($650/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to a maximum of $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the Scholars with “hands-on”/ practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education. Deadline: January

Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program
Sponsored by: Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program
The Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program is a non-partisan program that immerses students from public and private universities in key areas of state government. During their nine-month tenure in Tallahassee, Fellows receive advanced on-the-job training as well as an invaluable front-line view of the inner workings of government. This program is open to full-time undergraduate (juniors and seniors) and graduate students in Florida State. In order to maintain full-time status, students take courses at Florida State University, online courses, or fulfill internship and directed independent study requirements. Deadline: March

German Studies Research Grant
Sponsored by: DAAD
This specialized DAAD program offers up to ten German Studies Research Grants to highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs. The grant may be used for short-term research (1-2 months) in either Germany or North America. The program is designed to encourage research and promote the study of cultural, political, historical, economic and social aspects of modern and contemporary German affairs from an inter- and multidisciplinary perspective. Deadline: November

Harry S. Truman Scholarship
Sponsored by: Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
The mission of the Truman Scholarship Foundation is to find and recognize college juniors with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to careers in government, the nonprofit or advocacy sectors, education or elsewhere in the public service. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government. All candidates for the Truman must be nominated by their undergraduate institution. Deadline: February

Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowships
Sponsored by: The Public Policy and International Affairs Program
The PPIA Fellowship Program is designed to prepare college juniors or rising seniors from diverse backgrounds for graduate studies in public and/or international affairs and groom them for professional roles in public service. The fellowship is a series of educational and developmental programs that span from the end of a student’s junior year in college to the completion of a Master’s degree in public policy, public administration and/or international affairs. Fellowships includes full tuition to attend PPIA Junior Summer Institute, plus a minimum $1,000 stipend. Minimum of $5,000 toward graduate school tuition. Deadline: November

Qatar Scholarship Program
Sponsored by: Georgetown University, Center for Contemporary Arab Studies
This program offers Arabic language students from the U.S. who have already developed their Arabic at the intermediate and advanced levels the opportunity to master their skills in an intensive Arabic language program at Qatar University in Doha for an entire academic year. The scholarship includes tuition, room and board, RT airfare, local transportation and books. All applicants must apply directly through Qatar University. Deadline: March

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Sponsored by: National Science Foundation (NSF)
The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the NSF. An REU Site consists of a group of ten or so undergraduates who work in the research programs of the host institution. Each student is associated with a specific research project, where he/she works closely with the faculty and other researchers. Students are granted stipends and, in many cases, assistance with housing and travel. Students must contact the individual REU sites for information and application materials. Two deadlines: end of August and May. Deadlines vary.

Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE)
Sponsored by: DAAD
All RISE programs are directed at students in the fields of biology, chemistry, engineering, earth sciences, and physics. RISE programs are based on the idea of offering highly motivated students internships and funding for summer research opportunities in Germany. Different RISE program options are available depending on your academic status and your nationality. The RISE Program is for undergraduates enrolled at Canadian, U.S. and U.K. universities. The RISE professional program is for graduate and Ph.D. students, RISE program graduates, and former DAAD scholars from the U.S. or Canada. German students can apply for RISE worldwide. Deadline: January

Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program
Sponsored by: American Society for Engineering Education
The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion at the U.S. Department of Defense. Includes full tuition and a stipend of $25K to $38K, and other benefits. Undergraduate applicants must be currently enrolled in a U.S. college or university. Graduate applicants can be either currently enrolled in a U.S. university or awaiting notification of admission. Deadline: December

Summer Institutes for U.S. Undergraduates
Sponsored by: US-UK Fulbright Commission
The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for U.S. citizens to come to the UK. These summer programs provide the opportunity for U.S. undergraduates with at least two years of undergraduate study left to complete, to come to the U.K. on a 3-6 week academic and cultural summer program. Participants will get the opportunity to experience an exciting academic program at a highly regarded U.K. university and explore the culture, heritage and history of the United Kingdom. The fellowship covers round-trip airfare, tuition and fees at the host university/institution, accommodation and meals and in some cases a small daily allowance. Deadline: February

Summer Science Fellowships in Psychology
Sponsored by: American Psychological Association
An expenses-paid, intensive summer training program, the SSF will place up to 12 talented undergraduate students in the psychology laboratories of some of the most outstanding researchers in the Washington, D.C., area. The lab experience will be six weeks in length. The SSF program gives students an opportunity to explore the intellectual, personal, and social processes of scientific inquiry and to experience cutting-edge psychological research through hands-on laboratory activities. Eligibility is strictly limited to rising college seniors at U.S. or Canadian colleges and universities. Applicants should be psychology majors. Deadline: February

Summer Public Health Scholars Program
Sponsored by: Columbia University
The Summer Public Health Scholars Program (SPHSP) is a 10-week summer program for undergraduate students to increase interest in and knowledge of public health and biomedical science careers. This is a rigorous program which includes Public Health course work at Columbia University; hands-on field experience and immersion in a diverse, economically disadvantaged urban environment; seminars and lectures with public health leaders; and mentoring by faculty members. Accepted students receive a stipend, housing, travel and meals.The program is designed for undergraduates in their sophomore or junior year and recent baccalaureate degree students. Deadline: January

Tikvah Summer Fellowship for College Students
Sponsored by: Tikvah Fund
The Tikvah Fund is offering an intensive six-week seminar for college students living in America, Canada, or elsewhere in the Diaspora. Led by preeminent professors, rabbis, educators, and intellectual and political leaders, “The Jewish Idea: Morality, Politics, and Culture” will explore some of the most foundational Jewish teachings, including biblical and rabbinic texts, the lessons of Jewish history, the insights of modern Jewish thought, and the conversation between Jewish and Western ideas.Seminars will take place at the Tikvah Center in the heart of New York City’s Midtown East district. Participants will receive a generous stipend of $4,000. Deadline: February

Udall Scholarship
Sponsored by: The Morris. K. Udall Foundation
The The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment. Udall Scholars are selected on the basis of: Commitment to a career related to the environment, or to tribal public policy, or to American Indian health care; Leadership, public service, consensus building, and integrity; Academic achievement; and an understanding of the Udall legacy, demonstrated through the application essay. Deadline: March.

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