Scholarships for Postgraduate Study and Research Abroad

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The following awards have a Campus Deadline - You must apply for them through the ORC

The Award
C-Deadline
Country
Disciplines
Purpose Eligibility
Marshall Scholarship
Sept 9, 2015
UK
All Fields
1-2 years at any British University leading to a degree US citizen, BA by start of grant period, 3.7 undergraduate gpa
Mitchell Scholarship
Sept 9, 2015
Ireland
All Fields
1 year at an Irish University leading to a degree US citizen, BA by start of grant period, age 18 > 30 years old
Rhodes Scholarship
Sept 9, 2015
UK
All Fields
2-3 years at Oxford leading to a degree US citizen or Permanent Resident in US for 5 years or citizen of Rhodes countries, BA by start of grant period, age 18 < 24 years old at time of application
Schwarzman Scholarship (NEW) Sept 10, 2015 China All Fields 1 year master's degree at Schawarzman College at Tsinghua University US citizen and international students.BA/BS by start of grant period, age 18 < 27 years old
Fulbright Scholarship
Sept 22, 2015
Worldwide
All Fields
One academic year of study/research or English teaching assistantship US citizen, BA by start of grant period, no PhD at time of application
Fulbright-Clinton Public Policy Fellowships Sept 22, 2015 Various (see list) All Fields, with area focus applicable to public policy 1 year professional placement in government ministries or institutions in public sector US citizen, prior to grant, must have Master's, J.D. degree or currently enrolled in a PhD program
Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship Sept. 22, 2015 Worldwide All Fields 1 academic year to create multimedia stories on globally significant social or environmental topics US citizen, BA/BS by start of grant period
Luce Scholars Program
Oct 19, 2015
Asia
All Fields
1 year professional placement, language training in 1 of 17 countries in Asia US citizen, BA by start of grant period, age < 30 years old, limited prior experience in Asia
Churchill Scholarship
Oct 20, 2015
UK
Math, Science, Engineering
1 year of graduate study at Cambridge US citizen, BA by start of grant period
DAAD Graduate Award
Oct 21, 2015
Germany
All Fields
1 year of study/research at a Germany university US or Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident, graduating senior or graduate student
Yenching Academy Fellowship (NEW) Nov 11, 2015 China All Fields 1 year master's degree in Chinese Studies program (in English) at Peking University US citizen and international students, recent graduates, BA/BS by start of program
Michel David-Weil Scholarship

Nov 16, 2015

France All Fields 2 years master's degree at Sciences Po University, Paris US citizen, senior at time of applicaiton, 3.7 GPA, age 19 < 25 years old
NYU Shanghai - Global Academic Fellowship (NEW) Dec 9, 2015 China All Fields 10 month teaching and professional development fellowship US citizen, BA/BS by start of grant period
Boren Graduate Fellowship
Jan 15, 2016
Non- Western Countries
All Fields
Study of languages critical to US National Security US citizen, enrolled in/ applying to graduate program
Free University of Berlin Graduate Exchange
Feb 24, 2016
Germany
All Fields
1 year of dissertation research

PhD candidate preferred, graduate student

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Award
TBA Mar/Apr, 2016
Worldwide
Non-Western Area Studies
1 year of dissertation research US citizen and Permanent Resident, PhD candidate

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The following awards have a National Deadline - There is no campus process, but we do offer full advising services.

The Award
N-Deadline
Country
Disciplines
Purpose
Eligibility
German Bundestag Internship Program (International Parlimentary Scholarships) June 30, 2015 Germany All Fields (especially interested in politics) 15-week opportunity to work with a member of German Parliament US citizen, BA/BS by start of grant period, aga < 30 years old
Fulbright Roving Scholars Aug 1, 2015 Norway American history and culture 3 - 10 months teaching/research US citizen, PhD preferred, but MA with teaching experience is acceptable
Oxford-Pershing Square Graduate Fellowship (NEW) varies (see website for details) UK All Fields Oxford 1 + 1 MBA, 2-year programs: 1 year master's + 1 year MBA at Oxford Saïd Business School Bachelors degree by start of program. Must meet selection criteria for course.
German Chancellor Fellowship
Sept 15, 2015
Germany
Humanities, Social Science, Economic
1 year of study/research or internship US citizen - graduating senior/ recent grad/ grad student
Gates Cambridge Awards
Oct 14, 2015
UK
All Fields
1-4 years of graduate study at Cambridge Univ US citizen and intl student- graduating senior/ recent grad/ grad student
American-Scandinavian Foundation
Nov 1, 2015
Scandinavia
All Fields
One year of study/research US citizen, graduate student
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
Nov 4, 2015
Canada
All Fields
Variable US citizen, Canadian, international students, pursuing PhD
Critical Language Scholarship Nov 23, 2015 Non-Western World Regions All Fields Intensive Summer Language Study US citizen, sophomore - graduate student
Jeanne Sauvé Public Leadership Program Fellowship Sept 1, 2015 Canada All Fields Variable US and International students, alumni, BA or BS
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals Dec 1, 2015 Germany All Fields 1 year fellowship to live, study and work in Germany U.S. citizenship or Permanent Resident between the ages of 18 and 24 years old with high school diploma or equivalent
NIH/Oxford/Cambridge Program
Dec 1, 2015
UK
Biomedical/Health Sciences
NIH funded Ph.D. at Oxford or Cambridge US citizen or Permanent Resident
Blakemore Freeman Fellowships Dec 30, 2015 Asia All Fields Advanced Study of Asian Languages US citizen, BA/BS by start of grant period, at or near advanced language ability
Oxford Clarendon Graduate Scholarship Jan 1, 2016 UK All Fields 1-3 years of graduate study at Oxford University Must be applying to Oxford graduate degree program
White House Fellows Program (NEW) Jan 12, 2016 Washington DC All Fields 1 year of work with White House staff, Cabinet Secretaries & govt officials US citizen, BA/BS, working in chosen profession
American University in Cairo Presidential Internship Program
Jan 22, 2016
Egypt
All Fields
Internship placement and Arabic classes at the American University, Cairo US citizen or Permanent Resident, BA/BS by start of grant period
Rangel International Affairs Fellowship Program Jan 13, 2016 Washington DC Relevant fields to Foreign Service 2-year master's programs in US institutions to study any area of relevance to Foreign Service US citizens, GPA 3.2 < 4.0, senior or graduates
Whitaker International Program for Biomedical Engineers
Jan 16, 2016
Worldwide
Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering
1 year of graduate study / research US citizen or Permanent Resident, BA by start of grant period
Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Jan 19, 2016 US and 10-week overseas internship Relevant fields to Foreign Service 2-year master's degree, arranges internships in Washington DC and at USAID missions overseas US citizens, GPA 3.2 < 4.0, senior or graduates
ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship Jan 31, 2016 Switzerland All Fields Self designed research at Swiss University or research group Enrolled at US university, soph - grad student
Clinton Fellowship for Service in India Feb 1, 2016 India Community Human Rights, Social Justice/Law 1 year fellowship placement to gain knowledge of development in various fields US citizen/Permanent resident or citizen of India; age 21 < 34 years old, BA/BS by Sept. 1st
Haas-Koshland Awards
Feb 1, 2016
Israel
All Fields
1 year of study and personal development US citizen/Permanent Resident sophomore- graduate student
Whitaker International Summer Grant Program Feb 2, 2016 Worldwide Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering 8 weeks of summer research, internship, or coursework abroad US citizen/Permanent Resident, BA/BS by start of grant period
Confucius China Studies Joint Research PhD Fellowship (NEW) Feb 15, 2016 China Arts, Education, Humanities, and Social Sciences with a focus on China 6-months to 2 years dissertation research at 1 of 15 participating universities Non-Chinese citizen, currently enrolled in a doctoral program in US
Anna Sobol Levy Fellowship
Mar 1, 2016
Israel
IR, Political Science, History
1-2 years master's degree at IDC Herzliya US citizen, BA/BS by start of grant period
Korean Government Scholarship Program early Mar 2016 Korea All fields (preference for natural science and technology) 2-3 years of study/research for Master's or Doctoral degree and 1 year of Korean language study Non-Korean citizens, hold BA/BS for Masters or MA/MS for Doctorate, age < 40 years old
English-Speaking Union Scholarship Apr 1, 2016
UK
All Fields
1 year of graduate study at any British University US citizen, graduating senior and co-terms
Creative Impact Scholarship - Uversity - Ireland (NEW) Mar 31, 2016 Ireland Create fields of study preferred 1 year Master's of Arts in Creative Process, self-designed program Stanford recent graduates, from EU and non-EU countries

Australia Awards- Endeavour Postgraduate Award and Endeavour Research Fellowship

June 30, 2015 applications for 2016

 

Australia All Fields 4-6 months or academic years at Australian institution, study/research US citizen, international students, BA/BS by start of grant period
Rotary Foundation Awards
Mar/April See website
Worldwide
All Fields
Variable US citizen, BA/BS by start of grant period
Sirius Accelerator Programme Award - UKTI Spring 2015 TBA for Fall 2015 programme UK All Fields 12-month opportunity to start and grow a company in the UK Seniors/Co-terms in final year, recent graduates who completed degree after 2012

 

 

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