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Center for Undergraduate
Fellowships and Research
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Louise and Nelly Skalny Scholarships for Polish Studies

Field: Polish Studies
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: APPLICANTS MUST APPLY THROUGH GW STUDENT CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVE
National Deadline: May 15, 2012

The American Council for Polish Culture is a national non-profit Polish-American confederation of 34 affiliate and supporting organizations and individual members engaged in fostering interest in our rich Polish cultural heritage. ACPC recognizes the importance of encouraging individuals to assume leadership roles in the Polish American community. The Council believes that the Skalny Scholarship awards provide incentives in this direction.


Americorps

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: April 1/ July 1
National Deadline: April 1/ July 1

AmeriCorps is your chance to put your ideals into action while learning new skills, making new connections, and earning money to pay for college


George L. Mitchell Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: August 17, 2012
National Deadline: October 3, 2012

The Mitchell Scholars Program is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community. Up to twelve Mitchell Scholars are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.


Marshall Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: August 17, 2012
National Deadline: October 1, 2012

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to forty Scholars are selected each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.


Rhodes Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: August 17, 2012
National Deadline: Endorsement: August 17, 2012; Final Application:October 3, 2012

The Rhodes Scholarships, the oldest international fellowships, were initiated after the death of Cecil Rhodes in 1902, and bring outstanding students from many countries around the world to the University of Oxford.


GW J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Scholarship to Oxford University

Field: Varies
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: December 16, 2011
National Deadline: N/A

Beginning in 1990, a unique agreement began between The George Washington University and Oxford University in England in the form of the J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Scholarships at Oxford University. Modeled after the Rhodes, Marshall and Gates Scholarships to the UK, the Shapiro scholarship recognizes academic accomplishment and promise, strength of character, public service, and demonstrated leadership ability. Eligibility for the Shapiro Scholarship is limited to students who have received GW endorsement for, and have submitted complete applications to the Rhodes, Marshall and Mitchell Scholarship competitions. (ONLY STUDENTS RECEIVING GW RHODES, MARSHALL AND MITCHELL ENDORSEMENT ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY)


GW Bender Scholarship to the University of Cambridge

Field: Open
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: December 17, 2012
National Deadline: N/A

The Mitchell Scholars Program is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community. Up to twelve Mitchell Scholars are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland. (ONLY STUDENTS RECEIVING GW RHODES, MARSHALL AND MITCHELL ENDORSEMENT ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY)


GW Scottish Rite Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: February 1, 2012
National Deadline: N/A

A limited number of half-tuition scholarships, established through a gift from the Scottish Rite Foundation, are awarded annually to full-time undergraduates. A separate Scottish Rite Scholarship Application is required in order to be considered for this award. Eligibility requirements are included on the application.


Andrew Stergiopolous Scholarship

Field: Business
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: February 15, 2012
National Deadline: February 15, 2013

The Foundation, in collaboration with the faculty and administration of George Washington University, gives this Award annually to a freshman, sophomore, junior or senior in the GW undergraduate business school. The Award is given to a student who exhibits Andrew's outstanding qualities, including academic and athletic achievement, leadership and vision. The Award is cash gift, traditionally in the amount of $2,500, to be used to defray tuition or work-study expenses, or for a special research project.


GW Knapp Fellowship for Entrepreneurial Service-Learning

Field: Open
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates/Graduate Students
GW Deadline: February 17, 2012
National Deadline: N/A

The Knapp Fellowship for Entrepreneurial Service-Learning - a new endowment that will provide support for students far into the future - will make it possible for exceptional GW students to bring creative concepts into practice that align with their respective academic goals. The award will recognize one or more innovative proposals each year, and will provide support for their implementation. Up to $10,000 will be awarded this academic year. Undergraduate and graduate students may apply independently or with a group of students to design and create solutions that will make a significant difference in the lives of others.


Morris K. Udall Scholarships in Environmental Science

Field: Environmental Studies
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: January 14, 2011
National Deadline: March 5, 2012

Udall Scholars are a diverse group of students who are united by their interest in our nation's heritage: natural resource protection, conservation, and Native American policy, health, and governance.


NSEP Boren Undergraduate Scholarship

Field: Public Service
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: January 15, 2013
National Deadline: January 15, 2013

Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin American, and the Middle East.


GW Anna Orthwein Memorial Scholarship

Field: Science
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: June 24, 2013
National Deadline: N/A

The Anna Orthwein Memorial Scholarship was established by Mrs. Jayne Orthwein, Mr. Bill Orthwein and the national leadership and honors organization Sigma Alpha Lambda in memory of Anna Nicole Orthwein, Columbia College '09 who passed away on June 4, 2007. This scholarship will entail an annual award of $2500 to a deserving student with a declared major in one of the following: biological sciences, chemistry, geology, or physics who has achieved a 3.6 cumulative grade point average at the close of the Spring 2012 semester with a demonstrated interest in contributing to the well being of others. Priority will be given to members of the GW chapter of Sigma Alpha Lambda and those with demonstrated financial need.


GW J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Public Service Awards

Field: Public Service
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Freshmen/Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: March 23-April 6, 2012
National Deadline: March 25-April 8, 2013

The J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Public Service Awards have been established at The George Washington University to support and encourage young Americans who undertake voluntary public service. Recognizing that the need to earn income to support their education during the academic year and vacation periods may be an obstacle for some young people in undertaking such service, these Awards, established with a gift from the J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Charitable Trust, were developed to remove such barriers.


GW Caroline and Joseph S. Gruss Scholarship For Study At Israeli Universities

Field: Open
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: Middle East
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: May 14, 2012
National Deadline: May 13, 2013

The Caroline and Joseph S. Gruss Scholarship For Study At Israeli Universities has been established at The George Washington University to support and encourage recent graduates planning graduate study at an Israeli university.


Abruzzo and Molise Heritage Society

Field: Italian
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 2, 2012

The Abruzzo and Molise Heritage Society seeks to increase the awareness of the contributions in the fields of the arts and sciences made for the benefit of the people of the United States and the world by Italians and Italian-Americans, especially those having roots in the regions of Abruzzo and Molise.


Accenture Foundation Scholarship Program

Field: Science
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 31, 2012

Accenture is pleased to sponsor the Accenture Scholarship Program for Minorities. This scholarship program was created to encourage minorities to pursue degrees in engineering, computer science, and a variety of programs related to information systems and decision or management sciences.


AGC Foundation Graduate Scholarships

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 3, 2011

College seniors enrolled in an undergraduate construction management or construction-related engineering degree program, or others possessing an undergraduate degree in construction management or construction-related engineering are eligible to apply. The applicant must be enrolled, or planning to enroll, in a graduate level construction management or construction-related engineering degree program as a full-time student.


AIESEC

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

A professional internship is the most intense learning experience that we can offer and links together our global network. Each year, we provide over 5,500 members the challenging opportunity to live and work in a foreign country in the areas of management, technology, education, and development. The internship could be located in any one of 107 countries or territories and the duration can be between 2 and 18 months. (APPLICANTS MUST APPLY THROUGH GW STUDENT CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVE)


American Association of University Women Selected Professions Fellowship

Field: Representing Women
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 10, 2013

Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded to women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study at accredited U.S. institutions during the fellowship year in one of the designated degree programs where women's participation traditionally has been low. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.in the United States and around the globe.


American Berlin Opera Foundation Berlin and Turin Scholarships

Field: Music
Type: Special Focus
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 24, 2012

The Annual Scholarship Competition gives young American singers the opportunity to work and study at Deutsche Oper Berlin and Teatro Regio Torino, two of Europe's most prestigious opera companies.


American Chemical Society Scholars Program

Field: Science
Type: Science/Engineering
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Freshmen/Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2013

ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields.


American India Foundation Clinton Fellowship for Service

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 10, 2012/March 12, 2012

The AIF Clinton Fellowship for Service gives a select group of young American professionals the opportunity to serve with Indian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for ten months. Fellows work in the three pillar areas of AIF: Public Health, Education, & Livelihoods. Some projects also occur in other innovative areas. The AIF Clinton Fellowship Program aims to build the capacity of Indian NGOs while developing American leaders with a deep understanding of, and continued commitment to, India through an exchange of technical skills & intellectual resources that create meaningful transformative partnerships


American Institute of Polish Culture: Harriet Isray Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: August 9, 2010

Scholarships are awarded on a merit basis to full time undergraduates or graduates who are American citizens or permanent residents preferably of Polish heritage.


American Jewish Committee Goldman Fellowship

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 28 2011

AJC's Goldman Fellowship Program is designed to develop future leaders in the areas of international and domestic politics, diplomacy, public relations, and management. This competitive Fellowship gives undergraduate and graduate students the unique opportunity to work in offices domestically and throughout the world - from New York City to Melbourne, Australia.


American Prospective Writing Fellows Program

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 23, 2013

The American Prospect's Writing Fellows Program offers journalists at the beginning of their career the opportunity to spend two full years at the magazine in Washington, D.C., actively developing their journalistic skills. Each fellow will write a minimum of three to four full-length feature articles. Fellows will also regularly write shorter, online pieces and blog daily for TAPPED. We are seeking candidates who are opinionated and comfortable generating article ideas rather than relying on assignments. A passion for blogging is appreciated.


ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Award

Field: Music
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 1, 2013

The Young Composer Awards encourage developing music creators during the earliest stages of their careers. Named in honor of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and former ASCAP President Morton Gould, the cash prizes are awarded each year to composers who are under 30 years of age. A panel of ASCAP composers selects the winners.


Asian American Journalists Association

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Varies

Every year AAJA offers scholarships to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in pursuing careers in print, broadcast or photo journalism.


Association for Women in Sports Media

Field: Sports Media
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 31, 2012

AWSM has placed more than 100 female college students interested in sports media careers in paid internships with employers such as Sports Illustrated, ESPN and some of the country's most respected daily newspapers.


Austrian Educational Commission Teaching Assistantships

Field: Education
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 15, 2013

Since 1963, this program has provided college and university graduates with opportunities to work at secondary schools throughout Austria as teaching assistants. U.S. teaching assistants not only enhance the instruction of English as native speakers; they also are important resource persons for first hand information about the "American way of life" and representatives of the United States. This program is financed by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture, and applications are administered by the Austrian-American Educational Commission (Fulbright Commission).


Autry Fellowship

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 14, 2013

The Autry Fellowship is a competitive fellowship for talented and ambitious recent college graduates interested in careers in community change and social equity. It provides an opportunity to work for one year at MDC as a full-time, paid staff member. The Autry Fellowship supports MDC’s mission—to help organizations and communities close the gaps that separate people from opportunity—by developing a cadre of young leaders who have experience promoting economic development, increasing equity and excellence in education, building inclusive civic cultures, and who are poised and ready to apply their new learning to benefit those left behind.


Baltimore City Mayoral Fellowship program

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 28, 2011

The Baltimore City Mayoral Fellowship is a ten week full-time placement in a Mayoral office or agency. Fellows will be assigned to projects that focus on a myriad of public policy issues and challenges. Mayoral Fellows will complete their projects under the direction of senior level government officials and will be provided with immediate and direct feedback. Mayoral Fellows receive stipends and are placed in agencies based on their background, interests and the needs of the agencies and departments.


Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program

Field: Public Service
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 14, 2012

The Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program brings talented college seniors and recent graduates to Washington, D.C., where they are placed in congressional offices and learn about health policy issues, with a focus on issues affecting racial and ethnic minority and underserved communities. Through the ten-week program (May 23, 2011 through August 6, 2011), Scholars gain knowledge about federal legislative procedure and health policy issues, while further developing their critical thinking and leadership skills.


Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 2, 2012

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies abroad. Such international study is intended to better prepare U.S. students to assume significant roles in an increasingly global economy and interdependent world.


Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 14, 2013

The Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship, a project of the Congressional Hunger Center, is a unique leadership development opportunity for motivated individuals seeking to make a difference in the struggle to eliminate hunger and poverty. Each year 20 participants are selected for this eleven-month program. Fellows are placed for half their term of service with urban and rural community-based organizations all over the country involved in fighting hunger at the local level, such as grass roots organizing groups, food banks, economic development agencies, local advocacy groups and faith-based organizations. They then move to Washington, DC to complete the year with national organizations involved in the anti-hunger and poverty movement, including national advocacy organizations, think tanks, and federal agencies.


BMI Student Composer Award

Field: Music
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 10, 2012

The BMI Student Composer Awards is a competition for young composers of classical music. Founded in 1951, the competition has become one of the most coveted and prestigious awards for young composers in the Western Hemisphere.


Bob East Photojournalism Scholarship

Field: Photojournalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2012

NPPF scholarships are awarded to encourage those with the talent and dedication to photojournalism and who need financial help to continue their studies. These awards are directed toward those studying full-time or returning to college.


Boettcher Teacher's Program

Field: Education
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 9, 2012

The Boettcher Teachers Program combines the best-known research and practices for teacher recruitment, preparation, induction, and support in high-needs schools. This challenging and intense program, funded by the Boettcher Foundation is a hybrid of traditional and alternative graduate level teacher education. It includes a year long classroom teaching residency with a mentor, ongoing master's level course work, and mentoring and coaching support.


Bridging Scholarships

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 10, 2012

The Association of Teachers of Japanese Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan. Funding from private foundations and major U.S. corporations has made it possible for ATJ to award 60-100 scholarships annually to assist students with the travel and living expenses they will incur while studying abroad in Japan for a semester or an academic year.


Carpe Diem Foundation

Field: Open
Type: Undergraduate Studies
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: May 09, 2012

The Carpe Diem Foundation of Illinois is committed to helping students who have demonstrated outstanding achievements, exceptional leadership ability and a serious commitment to community service.


Central Intelligence Agency Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Field: Public Service
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Freshmen/Sophomores
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 15, 2012

The Central Intelligence Agency offers the opportunity to work at the forefront of our nation's foreign intelligence effort. Scholars selected for the program are provided a salary and up to $18,000 per school year for tuition, fees, books and supplies. They work each summer at an Agency facility and are required to maintain a full-time college status with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. All students must agree to continue employment with the Agency after college graduation for a period 1.5 times the length of their college sponsorship. For the summer work periods, the Agency pays the cost of transportation between school and the Washington, DC area, and provides a housing allowance. The Agency is seeking college sophomores who scored 1000 or higher on the SAT, or 21 or higher on the ACT (for high school seniors); can demonstrate a financial need for tuition assistance (household income ceiling of $70,000 for a family of four, and $80,000 for a family of five or more); and meet the same employment standards as permanent employees.


Charles G. Koch Journalism Internship Programs

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 15, 2012

The IHS Journalism Internship Program places aspiring journalists at media companies and non-profit investigative newsrooms. Talented writers and communicators--who support individual liberty, free markets, and peace--have the opportunity to learn or improve their journalism skills and expand their professional network. Opportunities are offered year-round, during the spring, summer, and fall.


Charles G. Koch Summer Fellows Program

Field: Public Policy
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 31, 2012

The Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program combines a paid public policy internship with two weeklong career and policy skills seminars and weekly lectures. Fellows gain real-world experience, take a crash course in market-based policy analysis, and acquire professional skills necessary to effect change. Internships are available at more than 90 think tanks and policy organizations across the United States.


Chesterfield Fellowship

Field: Film and Theater
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: June 1, 2011

The Writer's Film Project offers fiction, theater, and film writers the opportunity to begin a career in screenwriting. This year up to five writers will be chosen to participate, and each will receive a $20,000 stipend to cover his or her living expenses.


China Education Initiative

Field: Education
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Septemper 23, 2012/ October 21, 2012/ January 20, 2013/ February 24, 2013

Established in 2008 under the auspices of the Ford Foundation, Princeton University, and Tsinghua University, CEI is an innovative non-profit organization that seeks to eliminate educational inequity in China by enlisting the US and China's most promising future leaders in the effort. CEI has now also partnered with Teach for America's international "Teach For All" Program. At the core of CEI's mission is the "teaching fellow" program, which recruits recent American and Chinese college graduates to serve two-year, fully paid teaching terms in China; in the past many placements have been located in the southern province of Yunnan. American and Chinese fellows live and work together as they teach core subject areas to students in desperate need of qualified teachers.


Chinese American Physicians Society

Field: Medicine
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 16, 2012

CAPS is offering scholarship(s) of $1000 to $2000 each annually to students in United States medical schools. The CAPS Scholarships are open to all medical students in need of financial aid regardless of their hometown, sex, race or color. The applicants are judged according to their academic achievements, financial needs, community service records and essays. Special credit is also given to those who are willing to serve the Chinese communities after their graduation.


Chinese Government Scholarship Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 30, 2012

This program is a full scholarship scheme set up by the Chinese Ministry of Education for students with the goodwill to expand student exchanges between China and the European Union. The program will provide 100 full scholarships per academic year from 2007 to 2011. Young people from the EU countries with senior high school diploma and above are welcome to apply for this program.


Clarendon Busaries Award - University of Oxford

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: (Medical Sciences and Philosophy) January 6, 2012, ( Business School) January 12, 2012, (All other subjects) March 9, 2012

Clarendon Scholarships are awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit and potential to graduate students liable to pay the University of Oxford's overseas fee rate. Scholarships are tenable in all subject areas and open to candidates who will be starting a new course.


College Television Awards

Field: Television
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 12 2011

The College Television Awards is a nationwide competition recognizing excellence in college student produced video, digital, and film production.


Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health

Field: Environmental Studies
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 1, 2012

This is a 10-week summer environmental internship for undergraduate students who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked. Interns will participate in environmental health projects, interact with federal officials and scientists, and visit important environmental health sites in and around Atlanta. A stipend of approximately $600 per week will be provided for living expenses.


Computational Science Graduate Fellowship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 8, 2013

The Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF) program provides outstanding benefits and opportunities to students pursuing doctoral degrees in fields of study that use high performance computing to solve complex Science/Engineering problems.


Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 1, 2012

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a full-year work-study scholarship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. CBYX annually provides 75 young Americans with an understanding of everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany. The CBYX for Young Professionals program is intended primarily for young adults in business, vocational, scientific, engineering, technical, and agricultural fields, though applicants from all fields are encouraged to apply. The program begins in July and includes two months of intensive German language training in Germany (no prior German language knowledge required), four months of classroom instruction at a German university or college of applied sciences, and a five-month internship in a participant's career field.


Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 16, 2013

The mission of CHCI Scholarship Program is to provide critical financial assistance that will increase graduation rates among Latino students in post-secondary education. CHCI's scholarship opportunities are afforded to Latino students in the United States who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their civic engagement in the future.


Consortium for Graduate Study in Management

Field: Management
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 15, 2012/ January 5, 2013

The mission of The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, an alliance of leading American business schools and some of our country's top corporations, is to enhance diversity in business education and leadership by helping to reduce the serious underrepresentation of African Americans, Hispanic Americans and Native Americans in both our member schools' enrollments and the ranks of management. We will achieve this mission by recruiting for graduate business education qualified U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents who can demonstrate a commitment to The Consortium's mission and can best assist The Consortium in pursuing this mission.


Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs

Field: Public Affairs
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 20, 2012

The Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs is a full-time, nine month, graduate-level experiential leadership training program that prepares diverse, talented and committed individuals for effective and ethical leadership in the public affairs arena. Unconventional by traditional academic standards, the Fellows Program is rigorous and demanding, an unparalleled opportunity for personal and professional growth.


Critical Language Scholarships

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 15, 2012

A program of United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program offers intensive summer language institutes overseas in thirteen critical need foreign languages during the summer.


Cultural Vistas Fellowship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 4, 2013

This new and funded multinational program will afford up to 12 U.S. university students the opportunity to enrich their academic learning through professional internship and immersion experiences in Argentina, Germany, and Singapore during summer 2013.


DAAD Gradaute Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 1, 2012/ November 15, 2012

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarships provide generous funding for students and recent graduates to pursue independent and graduate-level study at German universities across a variety of disciplines. German universities are particularly known for their English-taught graduate programs in the sciences and students in the STEM fields are highly encouraged to apply.


DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 31, 2013

The goal of this program is to support study abroad in Germany and at German universities.


Dana Awards

Field: Creative Writing
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 31, 2012

Offers three $1,000 awards annually in the writing categories of novel, short fiction, and poetry.


David-Putter Scholarship Fund

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 1, 2013

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund provides grants to students actively working for peace and justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to those able to do academic work at the university level and who are part of the progressive movement on the campus and in the community.


Department of Homeland Security Undergraduate Scholarship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 5 2011

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) realizes that the country's strong science and technology community provides a critical advantage in the development and implementation of counter-terrorist measures and other DHS objectives. The DHS Scholarship and Fellowship Program is intended for students interested in pursuing the basic science and technology innovations that can be applied to the DHS mission.


Dow Jones Newspaper Fund

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

The Dow Jones News Fund lists various scholarships and internship opportunities related to journalism.


Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

Field: Social Entrepreneurship
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 9, 2012

The Echoing Green Fellowship program provides start-up capital and technical assistance to help new leaders launch their organizations and build capacity.


El Pomar Fellowship

Field: Leadership
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 18, 2012

El Pomar's Fellowship program is built around the idea that outstanding organizations and communities don't just happen--they evolve when great potential meets great leadership. The focus of the Fellowship is on cultivating the next generation of leaders in the state of Colorado.


Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics

Field: Ethics
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 3, 2012

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics challenges college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world. Students are encouraged to write thought-provoking personal essays that raise questions, single out issues and are rational arguments for ethical action.


Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation

Field: Art
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Rolling Admissions

The objective of the Foundation is to promote, by its charitable activities, an appreciation of traditional expression in painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking, by aiding worthy art students, artists or sculptors who need further training or other assistance during their formative years.


Emigre Memorial German Internship Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Spring, October 1, 2012; Summer, December 1, 2012

The Emigre Memorial German Internship Program-German State Parliaments (EMGIP) is a fellowship program that provides U.S. and Canadian students with internships at a German state parliament (Landtag). Internships afford students an excellent opportunity to gain government work experience, improve their advanced German language skills, and learn about German culture firsthand. EMGIP is ideal for students planning on pursuing careers at a regional level of government in the U.S. or Canada, or who have an interest in a specific policy issue such as the environment, education and / or healthcare.


EPA Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) for Undergraduate Environmental Study

Field: Environmental Studies
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 12, 2011

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships program, is offering Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) undergraduate fellowships for bachelor level students in environmental fields of study.


Eric Breindel University Journalism Award

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 27, 2012

The undergraduate competition offers winners a cash prize of $10,000, as well as a paid internship of his or her choice at either Fox News Channel, The Wall Street Journal, or the New York Post.


FBI Honors Internship Program

Field: Public Service
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 28, 2011

The FBI Honors Internship Program offers undergraduate and graduate school students an exciting insider's view of FBI operations and provides an opportunity to explore the many career opportunities within the Bureau.


Final Draft International Screenwriting Competition

Field: Screenwriting
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1-June 15, 2012

Our objective is to discover talented screenwriters and help them find success in today's filmmaking market.


Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown

Field: Art
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Creative Writing: December 1 2012; Visual Arts Fellowship: February 1, 2013

The Fine Arts Work Center offers a unique residency for writers and visual artists in the crucial early stages of their careers. Located in Provincetown, an area with a long history as an arts colony, the Work Center provides seven-month fellowships to twenty fellows each year in the form of living/work space and a modest monthly stipend.


Frank Huntington Beebe Fund

Field: Music
Type: Special Focus
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 15, 2011

The purpose of the Fund is to provide fellowships for gifted young musicians, generally performers and composers in classical disciplines, who wish to pursue advanced music study and performance abroad, usually in Europe.


Freedom Forum - NCAA Sports-Journalism Scholarship Program

Field: Sports Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 1, 2012

The Freedom Forum, in cooperation with the NCAA Foundation, has awarded eight $3,000 scholarships to undergraduate students at NCAA member institutions majoring in journalism or sports journalism. The program is specifically designed to foster freedoms of speech and press, while also promoting quality sports journalism education at the collegiate level.


Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA)

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Spring, October 10, 2012; Summer, Mid-February, 2013; Fall, Early April, 2013

Freeman-ASIA (Freeman Awards for Study in Asia) is designed to support American undergraduates with demonstrated financial need who are planning to study overseas in East or Southeast Asia. The program's goal is to increase the number of Americans with first-hand exposure to and understanding of Asia and its peoples and cultures.


Freeman Indonesia Non-Profit Internship Program (FINIP)

Field: Non-Profit
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2011

FINIP provides an opportunity for American and Indonesian students pursuing U.S. undergraduate degrees to intern together in an Indonesian nonprofit organization.


French Ministry of Education Teaching Assistantships

Field: Education/French
Type: Special Focus
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 15, 2013

The Teaching Assistant Program in France is a joint initiative of the French Ministry of Education, the Centre international d'etudes pedagogiques (CIEP) and the Cultural Services Department of the French Embassy in Washington, D.C. Its goal is to strengthen English-language instruction in the French educational system through the establishment of a native speaker presence. The program also provides future teachers of French in the United States with excellent teaching experience and first-hand knowledge of French language and culture.


Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Freshmen/Sophomores
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 16, 2012

The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers three Special Summer Programmes for US citizens to come to the UK. These summer programmes provide the opportunity for US undergraduates (aged over 18), who have completed no more than two years of university study, to come to the UK on a four, five or six week academic and cultural summer programme. Participants in these programmes will get the opportunity to experience an exciting academic programme at a highly regarded UK University, explore the culture, heritage and history of the UK and develop their academic ability by improving presentation, research and communication skills.


Gates Cambridge Trust Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: US Citizens in USA: October 16, 2012; All other candidates: December 4, 2012

Gates Cambridge Scholarships are awarded to outstanding students from outside the UK to study at the University of Cambridge. The program aims to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.


Glamour's Top Ten College Women Competition

Field: Leadership
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Early Deadline: July 15, 2012

If you're a college junior who's making a difference in the world, we want to hear from you. The winning entrants will get a $5,000 cash prize and a three-night trip to New York!


GW Dorothy M. and Maurice C. Shapiro Traveling Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 4, 2013

The Dorothy M. And Maurice C. Shapiro Traveling Fellowship enables students to carry out original and substantial intellectual, cultural, artistic or humanistic projects that will generally (but not exclusively) require travel abroad, and which otherwise might be impossible to undertake.


Harriet G. Jenkins Predoctoral Fellowship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Freshmen/Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 1, 2011 (Summer), May 1, 2011 (Fall)

The NASA Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-doctoral Fellowship Project (JPFP) was developed in 2000 with a mission to increase the number of underrepresented persons with master's and doctoral degrees in the NASA pipeline, and ultimately in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce.


Harriett Hale Wooley Scholarship

Field: Art
Type: Special Focus
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 31, 2013

The Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship is a private grant awarded annually to up to four graduate and post-graduate American students in the visual fine arts (painting, graphic design, print-making, sculpture, photography) and music (composition, instrumental or vocal performance). The scholarship is not intended for research in art history, or musicology, nor for dance or theatre.


Hearst Newspaper Journalism Fellowship

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 6, 2012

The Hearst Fellowship is a biennial, 18-month program focusing on multimedia journalism. The Fellows will begin with a two-week multimedia boot camp followed by two 9-month rotations at one of our top metro papers. Fellows can expect to write stories, shoot and produce their own videos, blog and use social media to raise awareness of their work. You don't have to be perfect at all these skills when you enter the program, but you will be by the time you finish.


Helene Gladstone Williams Award

Field: English
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

Helene Gladstone Williams Awards provide fellowship stipends of as much as $5000, to encourage advanced study in a diversity of subjects that relate to English-speaking traditions in locales other than, or in addition to, the United States.


Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship Program

Field: Security Studies
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 1, 2012

A highly-competitive national fellowship program that provides college graduates with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the Fellowship's Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington. Supported by a stipend, the Fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice. The program also arranges meetings for the Fellows with policy experts.


Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships Award

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 2, 2012

The Foundation supports graduate students working towards the Ph.D. degree in the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences. These fields include applied mathematics, statistics, and quantitative aspects of modern biology.


Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund's (HSF) mission is to strengthen America by advancing the college education of Hispanic Americans. The organization delivers a range of programs to Hispanic families and students through community outreach and education, affordability via scholarships, college retention and career opportunities.


Humanity in Action Fellowships

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 10, 2013

Intensive and demanding, the HIA Fellowship programs bring together international groups of college students and recent graduates to explore national histories of discrimination and resistance, as well as examples of issues affecting different minority groups today. Each program is highly interdisciplinary, and features daily lectures and discussions with renowned academics, journalists, politicians, and activists, as well as site visits to government agencies, non-profit and community organizations, museums, and memorials. The programs seek to bridge the gap between theory and practice and highlight different models of action to remedy injustice.


Institute for Human Society

Field: Public Service
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 31, 2011

Humane Studies Fellowships of up to $15,000 are awarded to graduate students and outstanding undergraduates planning academic careers with liberty-advancing research interests.The fellowships are open to students in a range of fields, such as economics, philosophy, law, political science, anthropology, and literature.


Institute for International Public Policy (IIPP)

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Sophomores
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 15, 2012

The IIPP Fellowship Program provides students from underrepresented minority groups with education and training experiences critical to entry and advancement in international affairs careers.


Intercollegiate Studies Institute

Field: American History
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 16, 2013

The ISI Salvatori Fellowship Program seeks to further an understanding and appreciation of both the principles of the Founding Fathers and the culture that formed their values and views.The overall purpose of the program is to improve the ability of the American people to understand their heritage, to distinguish its principles, and to choose well so that, through self-governance, they may protect their nation and preserve their liberties--for themselves and for the generations to come.


International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS)

Field: Public Service
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 30, 2012

The German Bundestag collaborates with the Humboldt University in Berlin to run its International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS) scheme. This gives well qualified young people with a strong interest in politics from the USA and Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of Germany's system of parliamentary government. The scheme involves fifteen-week placements with Members of the German Bundestag. The participants are introduced to the wide variety of tasks carried out in a Member's office.


International Radio and Television Society Summer Fellowship

Field: Communication
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 5, 2012

The Summer Fellowship Program, the most notable student out-reach effort of IRTS, teaches up-and-coming communicators the realities of the business world through an expense-paid fellowship, which includes practical experience and career-planning advice.


Iowa Poetry Prize

Field: Poetry
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 30, 2013

The Iowa Poetry Prize, open to new as well as established poets, is awarded for a book-length collection of poems written originally in English. Previous winners, current University of Iowa students, and current and former University of Iowa Press employees are not eligible.


Iowa Short Fiction Prize

Field: Writing
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: September 30, 2013

Any writer who has not previously published a volume of prose fiction is eligible to enter the competition. Previously entered manuscripts that have been revised may be resubmitted. Writers are still eligible if they have published a volume of poetry or any work in a language other than English or if they have self-published a work in a small print run. Writers are still eligible if they are living abroad or are non-US citizens writing in English.


ISA Educational Foundation Scholarship

Field: Automation
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 15, 2013

ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships are awarded to college or university students who demonstrate outstanding potential for long-range contribution to the fields of automation and control. The scholarship awards support tuition and related expenses and research activities and initiatives.


J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 15, 2012

A prize of two thousand dollars will be awarded to one or more college or university students involved in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job or internship during a summer or other term. Preference will be given applicants who have already found such a position, but who require additional funds.


Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 9, 2012

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award recognizes and rewards America's promising up-and-coming artists from lower-income backgrounds with the nation's leading graduate scholarships in the visual arts, performing arts, and creative writing. *(OPEN ONLY TO THOSE ALREADY RECEIVING FUNDING FROM THE PROGRAM)


Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: September 30, 2010

The Jacob Javits Fellowships 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 arts, humanities, and social sciences.


James H. Dunn Jr Fellowship and Vito Marzullo Internship Program

Field: Public Administration
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 12, 2012

The James H. Dunn, Jr. Memorial Fellowship Program and Vito Marzullo Internship Program are governmental initiatives that strive to meet the public sector's future need for competent administrators. The Dunn Fellowship and Marzullo Internship serve as public sector management training programs that provide an opportunity for college graduates to supplement their education with experience in such areas as policy analysis and program administration.


James Madison Graduate Fellowship

Field: American History
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2013

Through a national competition, the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers James Madison Fellowships to a select group of individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution.


Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program

Field: English Teaching
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Late November, 2013

The program aims to improve foreign language education in Japan and to encourage international exchange at the local level by fostering ties between Japanese youth and foreign youth. The objectives of the program are being achieved by offering JET Program participants the opportunity to serve in local government offices as well as public and private elementary schools, junior high and senior high schools.


John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund for Art Education

Field: Art
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 1, 2012

In accordance with the will of the late Anna Lee Stacey, a trust fund has been created for the education of young men and women who aim to make art their profession.


John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award

Field: Playwriting
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 15, 2012

The John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award Competition fosters new playwrights and scripts through this important competition.


John Lennon Songwriting Contest

Field: Songwriting
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: June 16, 2012/December 16 ,2012

The John Lennon Songwriting Contest is an international songwriting contest that began in 1997. The Contest is open to amateur and professional songwriters who submit entries in any one of 12 categories. The JLSC is open year-round and features two Sessions --with 72 Finalists, 24 Grand Prize Winners, 12 Lennon Award Winners and 1 "Song of the Year."


Kaiser Media Internships in Urban Health Reporting

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 29, 2012

The Kaiser Media Internships Program, established in 1994, is an intensive 12-week summer internship for young journalists interested in specializing in health reporting, with a particular commitment to coverage of health issues affecting diverse and immigrant communities.


Kirsten R. Lorentzen Award in Physics

Field: Geosciences/Physics
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 29, 2011

For sophomore and junior college students studying Geosciences or Physics. The application process includes a resume, essay, and three letters of reference.


Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Teaching Fellowship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Opens September 1, 2012

KSTF awards Teaching Fellowships to exceptional young men and women committed to teaching science and mathematics in United States high schools. Individuals are eligible to apply for a Teaching Fellowship if they will have earned at least a bachelor's degree in an area relevant to the subjects they plan to teach before the fellowship begins in June, such as biological science, physical science, mathematics or engineering. Applicants must be within five years of their most recent degree in science, engineering or mathematics. However, this includes graduate degrees as well as undergraduate.


L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Award

Field: Writing
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Quarterly

Opportunity for new and amateur writers of new short stories or novelettes of science fiction or fantasy. No entry fee is required.


Learning Enterprises

Field: English Teaching
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Priority: January 15, 2013; Regular: February 15, 2013

For approximately six weeks, volunteers live with local host families and teach English to all ages and levels in their community. Learning Enterprises' program structure provides the opportunity to experience an incredible balance of travel opportunities, rustic cultural immersion, and most importantly a real opportunity to engage in meaningful service.


Legacy Heritage Fellowship

Field: Middle East Studies
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 29, 2010

Legacy Heritage Fellowship is a year-long program providing gifted and highly-motivated individuals interested in a career in public service at the executive level with the opportunity to work in such placements worldwide. It seeks to train and help create a global community of outstanding leaders and public servants, all of whom are passionate advocates for a sturdy and long-lasting peace in the Middle-East.


M.A. Cartland Shackford Medical Fellowship

Field: Medicine
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Early January, 2013

Wellesley College offers a number of fellowships and scholarships for graduate study or research. Two of these awards are open to women graduates of any American institution.


Match Teacher Residency (MTR)

Field: Education
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: September 1, 2011- August 1, 2012

The mission of Match Teacher Residency (MTR) is to create unusually effective rookie teachers. In the first year, residents are trained in Boston. During the second year, residents have left Match Teacher Residency. They have full-time teaching jobs elsewhere. After the end of this full-time year of teaching, MTRs are eligible to earn a masters degree.


Michael Curry Summer Internship Program

Field: Government
Type: Internship
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 12, 2012

The Michael Curry Summer Internship Program offers college juniors, seniors and graduate students in all disciplines (including law) an opportunity to work in one of the agencies under the jurisdiction of the Governor full-time during the summer. Positions are available in Springfield and Chicago. (OPEN ONLY TO ILLINOIS RESIDENTS)


Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellowship

Field: Development
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Early January, 2013

The Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Program is a unique two-year international fellowship. Its mission is to develop leaders committed to finding innovative and lasting solutions to hunger and poverty worldwide through both direct programming and good policies. Leland Fellows are given the opportunity to develop new skills while actively working to alleviate hunger and poverty.


Morgan Stanley Scholarships for Study in Japan

Field: Economics
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 6, 2012

Underscoring its long-term commitment to education and fostering U.S.-Japan relations, Morgan Stanley which has had a presence in Japan for more than 35 years, is proud to support the US-Japan Bridging Foundation's Bridging Project for Study Abroad in Japan. Morgan Stanley will award two $7,500 scholarships to US students who who are studying in Japan for the academic year 2011-2012.


Mr. and Mrs. Spencer T. Olin Fellowships for Women

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 25, 2013

The Mr. and Mrs. Spencer T. Olin Fellowships for Women in Graduate Study are co-sponsored by the Monticello Foundation and by Washington University. The Foundation continues the mission of Monticello College, the second-oldest women's college in the U.S., to "promote female education."


NASA Goddard Earth Sciences and Technology (GEST) Graduate Student Fellowship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

An up to $34,000 one-year fellowship renewable for one additional year for full-time degree-seeking graduate student in an earth, biological, physical or computer science, mathematics or engineering discipline whose thesis research is aligned with similar research conducted within the GEST Center and NASA Goddard’s Earth Sciences Division.


NASA Graduate Student Researchers Project

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 16, 2012

The NASA Graduate Student Researchers Project awards fellowships for graduate study leading to master's or doctoral degrees, related to NASA research and development, in the fields of science, mathematics and engineering. This 12-month award includes a required internship at the NASA center affiliated with the NASA-sponsored research. The award may be renewed annually, for a maximum of three years.


NASA space Grant College and Fellowship Program

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

The project contributes to the nation's science enterprise by funding research, education, and public service projects through a national network of 52 university-based Space Grant consortia. The consortia fund graduate fellowships and undergraduate scholarships for students pursuing careers in science, mathematics, engineering and technology, or STEM, as well as curriculum enhancement and faculty development.


NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship (NSTRF)

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

This program is open to students pursuing advanced degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The goal of NSTRF is to provide the nation with a pipeline of highly skilled engineers and technologists to improve America's technological competitiveness. NASA Space Technology Fellows will perform innovative space technology research while building the skills necessary to become future technological leaders.


National Association of Black Journalists

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 1, 2012

NABJ awards more than $60,000 in scholarships annually to deserving students interested in pursuing careers in journalism. All applicants must be a student member of NABJ.


National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

NAHJ's scholarships are awarded annually to aspiring Latino journalists and other students committed to journalism through the NAHJ Ruben Salazar Scholarship Fund


National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM)Fellowship

Field: Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Mid-November, 2012

GEM's fellowship programs span the entire recruitment, retention, and professional development spectrum. GEM's principal activity is the provision of graduate fellowships at the MS and Ph.D. levels coupled with paid summer internships. GEM also offers informational sessions on the importance of graduate school and tools for access and successful matriculation. GEM also produces publications for graduate and undergraduate students, unviersity and industry administrators to assist in the education process of how to obtain a graduate STEM education. GEM is devoted to increasing access and success in engineering and science graduate education and practice.


National Defense Science/Engineering Graduate Fellowship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 14, 2012

As a means of increasing the number of U.S. citizens and nationals trained in Science/Engineering disciplines of military importance, the Department of Defense (DoD) plans to award approximately 200 new three-year graduate fellowships in April 2011, subject to the availability of funds. The DoD will offer these fellowships to individuals who have demonstrated the ability and special aptitude for advanced training in Science/Engineering.


National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program

Field: Medicine
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Open

The NHSC Scholarship Program is a competitive Federal program that awards scholarships to students pursuing primary care health professions training leading to a degree in allopathic medicine, osteopathic medicine, or dentistry, or leading to a degree as a nurse practitioner specializing in adult, family, geriatrics, pediatrics, psychiatric, or women's health, nurse-midwife or physician assistant in return for a commitment to provide care in underserved communities. The scholarship consists of payment for tuition, required fees, other reasonable educational costs, and a monthly support stipend


National Institute of Health (NIH) Academy Program

Field: Biomedical Research
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October-January 1, 2011

The NIH Academy is a postbaccalaureate biomedical research program for recent college graduates with an interest in domestic health disparities, differences in the frequency or severity of diseases and other adverse health conditions among populations in the U.S. Academy members spend a year (or possibly two) working side-by-side with NIH investigators in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research. In addition, they complete a curriculum that combines the study of health disparities with career and professional development workshops. During their stay at the NIH, Academy members are expected to apply to graduate or professional (e.g., medical/dental/pharmacy) school.


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Oxford Cambridge Scholars Program

Field: Biomedical Research
Type: Graduate School
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 2, 2013

The National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program is an accelerated, individualized doctoral training program for outstanding science students committed to biomedical research careers. The program is based on the British system in which students perform doctoral research without required formal courses other than those which students choose to take in relationship to their own interests. Students selected for admission to the program have already developed a sophisticated scientific background by having engaged in research as undergraduates.


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) Program

Field: Biomedical Research
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Rolling Basis

The NIH Postbac IRTA program (CRTA, Cancer Research Training Award, in the National Cancer Institute) provides recent college graduates who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/pharmacy) school an opportunity to spend one or two years performing full-time research at the NIH. Postbac IRTAs/CRTAs work side-by-side with some of the leading scientists in the world, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research.


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)

Field: Medicine
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Freshmen
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 1, 2012

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research.


National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

Field: Italian
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2013

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) will award scholarships and grants to outstanding students in the summer for use during the following academic year. The awards will be made on the basis of academic merit and divided between two groups of students. General Category I: Italian American students who demonstrate outstanding potential and high academic achievements. Area of study: open. General Category II: Those students from any ethnic background majoring or minoring in Italian language, Italian studies, Italian American studies or a related field, who demonstrate outstanding potential and high academic achievements. Scholarship awards range from $2,500-$10,000. Each scholarship award can only cover tuition and university-provided room and board. Scholarship recipients are eligible for one year of scholarship support. Scholarship monies not used during one academic year are not transferable to the following academic year. Scholarship applicants and winners can and are encouraged to reapply in subsequent years.


National Language Flagship Program

Field: Languages
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 20, 2012

Through an innovative partnership among the federal government, education, and business, The Language Flagship seeks to graduate students who will take their place among the next generation of global professionals, commanding a superior level of proficiency in languages critical to U.S. competitiveness and security. Flagship Centers and Flagship Partner Programs offer students intensive language instruction to enhance their academic degrees through the achievement of superior-level language proficiency and cultural competence.


National Medical Association Membership Scholarships

Field: Medicine
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2012

The Student National Medical Association is the nation's oldest and largest independent, student-run organization focused on the needs and concerns of medical students of color. Membership includes more than 8,000 medical students, pre-medical students, residents and physicians.


National Network for Environmental Management Studies

Field: Environmental Studies
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Janury 30, 2012

Students who are awarded NNEMS fellowships are offered a unique opportunity to gain research and training experience directly linked to their undergraduate or graduate studies. NNEMS fellows conduct research projects to augment their academic studies, which EPA supports with financial assistance.


National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships for Minorities and Women

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 1, 2012

The National Physical Science Consortium is a partnership between government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education. NPSC's goal is to increase the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in the physical sciences and related engineering fields, emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool including women and minorities.


National Press Club

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: May 1, 2012

The National Press Club, the leading professional organization for journalists, wants to recruit promising future journalists by providing scholarships at undergraduate and graduate levels.


National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 13-19, 2012 (depending on field of study)

The Division of Graduate Education and the Office of International Science/Engineering announce the Nordic Research Opportunity, available as a Supplemental Award, for NSF Graduate Research Fellows (GRFs) to enable Fellows to gain international research experience and establish collaborations with counterparts at Norwegian, Finnish, Danish and Swedish research institutions.


National Sculpture Society Fellowships

Field: Sculpture
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: June 1, 2012

Scholarships of $2,000 each are available for students of figurative or representational sculpture.


National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 15, 2013

The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.


Native American Journalists Association

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: June 1, 2012

The Native American Journalists Association awards scholarships annually to Native American college students majoring in journalism or mass communications.


NCAA Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship Program

Field: Athletics
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 1, 2011

Programming and education will also strive to support equitable laws and practices, increase opportunities for individuals from historically underrepresented groups to participate in intercollegiate athletics at all levels, and enhance hiring practices for all athletics personnel to facilitate more inclusive leadership in intercollegiate athletics.


NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program

Field: Athletics
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Late January, 2013

The NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship was created in 1964 to promote and encourage postgraduate education by rewarding the Association's most accomplished student-athletes through their participation in NCAA championship and/or emerging sports.


NCAA Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program

Field: Athletics
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Late January, 2013

In 1988, the National Collegiate Athletic Association established the Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program as a means of recognizing the contributions of the former executive director through encouraging excellence in academic performance by student-athletes. Under this program, one male and one female student-athlete are annually awarded a postgraduate scholarship in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and potential for success in postgraduate study.


New York City Teaching Fellows Program

Field: Education
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: September 25, 2012

To become a NYC Teaching Fellow is to join a diverse network of talented, passionate, and like-minded professionals who are committed to helping each other succeed in the classroom. As an alternative certification program and a fast track into the classroom, Fellows are able to positively impact student achievement immediately. Participation in the Fellowship also provides opportunities for ongoing professional development through leadership positions in schools and continuing education with the help of an AmeriCorps Education Award.


New York City Urban Fellows Program

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 4, 2013

The Urban Fellows Program is a highly selective, nine-month fellowship which combines work in Mayoral offices and City agencies with an intensive seminar series that explores current urban issues impacting public policy.


New York Women in Communication, Inc.

Field: Communications
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 27, 2013

Each year, the Foundation --in conjunction with New York Women in Communications --awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate and graduate students who intend to pursue or further a career in communications. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence, need, and a demonstrated commitment to the field of communications.


Newhouse Graduate Newspaper Fellowship and Apprenticeship for Minorities

Field: Journalism
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Early February, 2013

The Newhouse Graduate Newspaper Fellowship and Apprenticeship for Minorities is a highly competitive 30-month program that provides two generous awards each year to minority students who have majored in subjects other than journalism as undergraduates. The winners study newspaper journalism on the master's level at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Additionally, students receive professional, on-the-job training.


Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

Field: Film and Television
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: May 1 2012

Up to five $30,000 fellowships are awarded each year to promising new screenwriters.


NPPF Still Scholarship

Field: Photojournalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2012

NPPF scholarships are awarded to encourage those with the talent and dedication to photojournalism and who need financial help to continue their studies. These awards are directed toward those studying full-time or returning to college


NSEP Boren Graduate Program

Field: Languages
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 31, 2013

Boren Fellowships provide up to $30,000 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.


Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarship

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 1, 2012

Graduate and undergraduate students, studying at American colleges and universities, who aspire to become foreign correspondents, are invited to apply for one of twelve $2,000 scholarships to be awarded by the Overseas Press Club Foundation.


Oxfam Change Initiative

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 2, 2013

Each year, Oxfam's CHANGE Initiative uses leadership and advocacy training to teach a select group of US college students about the global fight against poverty, hunger, and injustice. Students then transform this knowledge into action on campus and in their communities.


Pamela Harriman Foreign Service Fellows

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: US/Europe
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 1, 2012

The Pamela Harriman Foreign Service Fellowships provide funding for students interning over the summer in the U.S. Embassies in London or Paris, or the Secretary of State's Office in Washington, D.C.


Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 9, 2012

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 established in recognition of the contributions New Americans have made to American life and in gratitude for the opportunities the United States has afforded the donors and their family.


Pickering Foreign Affairs Graduate Fellowship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Graduate School
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 14, 2013

The Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program provides funding to participants as they are prepared academically and professionally to enter the United States Department of State Foreign Service. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply.


Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

Field: Public Service
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 4, 2013

The Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship seeks to recruit talented students in academic programs relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, administration, management, and science policy. The goal is to attract outstanding students from all ethnic, racial, and social backgrounds who have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career in the U.S. Department of State.


Piedmont Environmental Fellowship Program

Field: Environmental Science
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 9, 2012

The seven week program is designed to provide college students and recent graduates with comprehensive exposure to PEC's work in the Piedmont region and Virginia.Fellows will experience a hands-on approach to learning about PEC through field-trips, classroom discussions, and individual practicum projects.


PPIA Junior Summer Institutes

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 1, 2012

JSI is an intensive seven-week summer program that focuses on preparing students for graduate programs in public and international affairs and careers as policy professionals, public administrators and other leadership roles in public service. The JSI curriculum includes economics, statistics, domestic/international policy issues and leadership topics, all designed to sharpen the students' quantitative, analytic and communication skills. Extracurricular activities are also included. These skills are vital for admission into the top graduate programs in public and international affairs. The successful completion of a summer institute is a requirement for PPIA Fellows.


Princess Grace Award

Field: Arts
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: June 1, 2012

National in scope, the Princess Grace Foundation-USA is dedicated to identifying and assisting emerging talent in theater, dance, and film by awarding grants in the form of scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships.


Princeton in Africa

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Africa
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November, 2012

Princeton-in Africa (PiAf) seeks to develop young leaders committed to Africa's advancement by offering year-long fellowship opportunities with a variety of organizations that work across the African continent. This year, 26 recent graduates are working with 15 organizations in 18 countries. Fellows have worked in numerous fields including: humanitarian aid, public health, education, conservation, post-conflict reconstruction, and social entrepreneurship.


Princeton in Asia

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 16, 2012

Princeton-in-Asia (PiA) provides transformative, service-oriented experiences for talented graduates and serves the needs of Asia as determined by our Asian partners.


Princeton in Latin America

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Latin America
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 1, 2011

Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) is a non-profit organization that partners with non-profits throughout Latin America to match them with young, public sector professionals seeking full-year fellowships in development work. Past fellowships have focused on: microfinance and entrepreneurship in Chile, Mexico, and Colombia, malnutrition alleviation in Guatemala, conservation in the Peruvian Amazon, research on human rights issues in Chile, women and children's healthcare in Bolivia, Mexico, and the Dominican Republic, to name a few.


Project IMUSE Summer Fellowship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: Mid-April, 2013

Initiating Mutual Understanding through Student Exchange (IMUSE) aims to foster mutual curiosity, respect, and understanding between people in China and the United States by providing top college and graduate students from these regions an intimate forum for discussion and deep personal reflection about the key issues affecting China and their own regions today.


Pulliam Journalism Fellowships

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 1, 2012

The Indianapolis Star and The Arizona Republic, Gannett Co. newspapers, are seeking college students and new graduates with a talent for reporting, news design and graphics, or photojournalism for an exciting and demanding journalism fellowship program.


Qatar Scholarship Program

Field: Middle East Studies
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Middle East
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 15, 2012

The Qatar Scholarship Program offers dedicated Arabic language students from the United States the opportunity to master their skills in an intensive Arabic language program at Qatar University (QU) in Doha for an entire academic year (September to June). The scholarship includes tuition, room and board in university dorms, round-trip airfare, local transportation, and books.


Ralph Bunche Summer Institute

Field: Political Science
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 23, 2012

Each summer, the Institute gives 20 students a look at the world of graduate study with a program of two transferable credit courses, one in quantitative analysis and one in race and American politics, to introduce the intellectual demands of graduate school and political science research methods. For a final project for both courses, students prepare original, empirical research papers, and top students are given the opportunity to present their research at APSA's Annual Meeting, with all expenses paid by the association.


Rangel International Affairs Fellowship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 18, 2013

In 2010 the Rangel Program will award up to twenty (20) fellowships of up to $34,000 annually towards tuition, room, board, books and mandatory fees for completion of a two-year master's degree. At the conclusion of two years of study, the Rangel Fellow is expected to obtain a degree in international affairs or another area of relevance to the work of the Foreign Service (such as public administration, public policy, business administration, foreign languages, economics, political science, communications) at a graduate or professional school approved by the Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center.


Rangel Summer Enrichment Fellowship Program

Field: Political Science
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Sophomores
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 8, 2013

This six-week program is designed to provide students with a deeper appreciation of current issues and trends in international affairs, enhance their knowledge and skills to pursue international affairs careers, and expose them to career opportunities in the international arena. The program is open to full-time undergraduate students who will complete their sophomore year in college before the program begins. Undergraduate participants are referred to as Rangel Scholars.


Reid Blackburn Photojournalism Scholarship

Field: Photography
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2013

NPPF scholarships are awarded to encourage those with the talent and dedication to photojournalism and who need financial help to continue their studies. These awards are directed toward those studying full-time or returning to college.


Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 15, 2012

The Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program is a distinguished transatlantic initiative that each year offers twenty accomplished young Americans the opportunity to complete a high-level professional development program in Germany. Over the course of a nine-month program, Bosch Fellows complete two work phases at leading German institutions, both customized to each fellow’s professional expertise, and attend three seminars with key decision-makers from the public and private sectors, taking place across Europe. Fellows are recruited from business administration, journalism, law, public policy and closely related fields. No German language skills are required at the time of application. The program is fully funded by Robert Bosch Stiftung, one of the largest foundations in Germany, with the goal of creating a new generation of American leaders who have firsthand experience in the political, economic and cultural environment of Germany and the E.U.


Robert Frost Poetry Award

Field: Poetry
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 1, 2013

Please send two copies of your poem written in the "spirit of Robert Frost" (whatever you feel that may be).


Ronald Reagan Future Leaders Scholarship Program

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 15, 2013

The trustees of The Phillips Foundation voted to establish this program to recognize outstanding young Americans who are making a difference at their college or university and in their community as leaders of their peers and, ultimately, in the nation as leaders in activities promoting the cause of freedom, American values, and constitutional principles. It seeks especially campus activists who are in the forefront of the battle against "political correctness" and ideological conformity on campus. It is intended to help alleviate the financial burdens associated with higher education so that awardees will have more time and be better able to successfully pursue both their extracurricular leadership activities on behalf of these ideals and their academic goals.


Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2013

Academic-Year Ambassadorial Scholarships provide a flat grant of US$27,000 for one academic year of study in another country. These awards are intended to help defray costs associated with round-trip transportation, tuition and other fees, room and board, and some educational supplies.


Rotary World Peace Fellowship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: July 1, 2013

otary Peace Fellows are leaders promoting national and international cooperation, peace, and the successful resolution of conflict throughout their lives, in their careers, and through service activities. Fellows can earn either a master's degree in international relations, public administration, sustainable development, peace studies, conflict resolution, or a related field, or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict resolution.


Samuel Huntington Public Service Fellowship Award

Field: Public Service
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 18, 2013

The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides a $10,000 stipend for a graduating college senior to pursue one year of public service anywhere in the world. The award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career.


School of Media and Public Affairs/Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting International Reporting Fellowship

Field: Journalism
Type: GW Internal Award
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 29, 2012

The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, is interested in reporting projects that focus on topics and regions of global importance, with an emphasis on issues that have gone unreported or under-reported in the mainstream American media. They see great value in covering systemic crises like environmental issues and struggles for resources, human rights abuses, post-conflict reconstruction, or brewing ethnic tensions. They are interested in the stories that would typically not make the headlines without Pulitzer Center's support. All SMPA undergraduates (including current seniors!) are now eligible to receive up to $4,000 to report on a story of your choice.


Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 14, 2012

he Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The program aims to increase the number of civilian scientists and engineers working at DoD laboratories.


Society of Professional Journalists

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 25, 2012

Annually, the Society of Professional Journalists presents the Mark of Excellence Awards honoring the best in student journalism. The awards offer categories for print, radio, television and online collegiate journalism. Entries are first judged on the regional level. First place regional winners advance to the national competition and are recognized at SPJ spring conferences. National winners will be showcased on spj.org.


Sons of Italy Foundation

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 28 2011

Each year, the SIF offers 10 to 12 merit-based scholarships (National Leadership Grants), ranging from $5,000 to $25,000, in a nationwide competition.


Spanish Ministry of Education and Science North American Language and Culture Assistant

Field: Education
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 30, 2012

Approximately 2000 Teaching Assistants during the 2011-2012 school year will have the opportunity to learn about the Spanish language and culture and use their experience upon their return to the United States or Canada, thus helping to develop cultural understanding between the citizens of Spain and the United States of America and Canada. At the same time, the program provides Spanish students and teachers of English an opportunity to broaden and increase their knowledge of the English language and North American culture through interaction with native speakers.


Stoody-West Fellowship

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 15, 2013

The $6,000 Stoody-West Fellowships in religious journalism are offered in recognition of the work and lives of Dr. Ralph Stoody and Dr. Arthur West, who were leaders in public relations and information services in The United Methodist Church.


Student Academy Award

Field: Film
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 2, 2012

The Student Academy Awards is a national student film competition conducted by the Academy and the Academy Foundation. Each year over 500 college and university film students from all over the United States compete for awards and cash grants, with films being judged in four categories: Animation, Documentary, Narrative and Alternative. An outstanding student filmmaker from outside the U.S. is honored each year as well. The presentation ceremony is a popular event that is annually attended by a capacity audience in the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater.


Studio Arts Center International Gillian Award

Field: Art
Type: Special Focus
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 15, 2012/March 15, 2013

SACI Studio Art Centers International is a U.S. non-profit 501 c (3) university program in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking fully accredited studio art, design, and liberal arts instruction. With its 35 years of experience, SACI offers five different study programs: Academic Year Abroad, Academic Semester Abroad, BGSU MFA Program, Post-Baccalaureate Program, and Summer Studies.


Summer Junior Fellowship Program in Cambodia

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 20, 2012

he Center for Khmer Studies (CKS), with funding from the Henry Luce Foundation and the Florence Gould Foundation, is offering five Junior Fellowship awards for American undergraduates and five Junior Fellowship awards to French undergraduates to join the CKS Summer Program in Cambodia


Teach for America

Field: Education
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: September 14, 2012/ November 2, 2012/ January 11, 2013/ February 15, 2013

Teach For America provides a critical source of well-trained teachers who are helping break the cycle of educational inequity. These teachers, called corps members, commit to teach for two years in one of 39 urban and rural regions across the country, going above and beyond traditional expectations to help their students to achieve at high levels.


The Playwrights' Center Jerome Fellowship

Field: Playwriting
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: November 29, 2012

The goal of the Fellowship Program is to attract outstanding students who enroll in two-year master's degree programs in public policy, international affairs, public administration, or academic fields such as business, economics, political science, sociology, or foreign languages, who represent all ethnic, racial and social backgrounds and who have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career in the U.S. Department of State.


Tylenol Scholarship

Field: Medicine
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: May 31, 2012

the program helps students who are pursuing careers in the medical field manage the rising costs of education. This year, we're proud to award $5,000 and $10,000 scholarships (totaling $250,000) to forty outstanding students based on leadership qualities and academic performance.


UNESCO Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: September 24, 2012/ February 25, 2013/ September 23, 2013

The fellowship will help fund a proposal designed by the applicant to conduct brief work in a foreign country related to the mandate of UNESCO -- using education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and information to build strong ties among nations. The fellowship is intended for American college/university students who express an interest in international collaboration but as of yet had not been afforded many opportunities to travel abroad. The length of time for the travel is expected to be between 4 and 6 weeks and should include interaction with individuals from other nations. During his/her travel, the recipient should be willing to participate in public diplomacy events arranged with the pertinent U.S. State Department Consulate, Mission, and/or Embassy. Following the travel, the recipient agrees to submit a report describing experiences and analyzing objectives achieved; share his/her experiences with others; and be available to make a presentation at the Annual Meeting of the U.S. National Commission for UNESCO.


University of Iowa Summer Undergraduate MSTP Research Program

Field: Medicine
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 4, 2013

The University of Iowa SUMR Program offers an intensive experience for undergraduates interested in combined MD/PhD training for a career as a physician-scientist. The program provides students with experience in research laboratories and exposure to clinical medicine and medically-relevant research.


USA Today's All-USA College Academic Team

Field: Open
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February 3, 2012

The annual program honors full-time undergraduates who not only excel academically but also extend their intellectual abilities beyond the classroom to benefit society. Students named to the USA TODAY All-USA College Academic First Team will be featured in USA TODAY in May 2010 and will receive trophies and cash awards of $2,500.


USAID Africa/Washington D.C. Internships

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors/Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 1, 2012

USAID's Africa Bureau expects to have a limited number of Summer 2010 internships available in a few of our overseas missions in sub-Saharan Africa as well as in Washington, D.C. This is an excellent opportunity for outstanding students interested in pursuing careers in international development.


USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship

Field: International Affairs
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 23, 2012

The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).


Vilar Institutes of Art Management at the Kennedy Center

Field: Arts
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: April 15, 2012

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts offers valuable skills building for arts managers through the Fellowship Program. The program provides up to 10 highly motivated, disciplined, and creative arts managers the instruction and experience they need to succeed in today's complex arts environment.


Volunteers in Asia - Asia/US Programs

Field: International Affairs
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: June 1, 2012

VIA is a small non-religious, non-government organization that gives volunteers a powerful voice in shaping their own experiences and the programs they join. We offer substantial training and in-country support that allows volunteers to develop leadership and professional skills.VIA offers affordable programs and some scholarship opportunities. Our well-established relationships with host institutions and extensive list of involved alumni are evidence of VIA's strength and stability.


Walt Disney Studios/ABC TV Fellowship Program

Field: Writing
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: February, 2013

The program is designed to expose aspiring writers to key executives, producers and literary representatives -- all essential in the pursuit of a writing career. Additionally, while in the program, writers have the opportunity to work one-on-one with a current programming or development executive to create spec scripts of series from the current broadcast season. The ultimate goal is to prepare and nurture the writers for a professional writing career.


Whitaker Foundation Undergraduate Program

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Special Focus
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Undergraduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 8, 2012 / January 21, 2013

The Whitaker Undergraduate Scholarship Program is designed for second, third and fourth year biomedical engineering students from U.S. institutions to study biomedical engineering abroad for one semester or an academic year.


William B. Ruggles Journalism Scholarship

Field: Journalism
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: December 31, 2012

The William B. Ruggles Right to Work Scholarship honors the esteemed Texas journalist who coined the phrase "Right to Work" and contributed greatly to the movement's advancement. A $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to the student who exemplifies the dedication to principle and high journalistic standards of the late Mr. Ruggles.


William E. Simon Fellowship for Noble Purposes

Field: Public Service
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: January 16, 2013

Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI) has established the William E. Simon Fellowship for Noble Purpose to recognize graduating college seniors who are pursuing lives dedicated to and distinguished by honor, generosity, service, and respect. The Simon Fellowship is a $40,000 unrestricted grant awarded to those graduating college seniors who have demonstrated passion, dedication, a high capacity for self-direction, and originality in pursuit of a goal that will strengthen civil society. In addition, awards of $20,000 and $10,000 are made to two other outstanding students.


Women's International Network of Utility Professionals, Inc.

Field: Electrical Energy
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 31, 2012

The Women's International Network of Utility Professionals (WiNUP) believes in doing all it can to help those within the industry with their educational pursuits. To help professionals in the industry, WiNUP offers two scholarships each year to students engaging in graduate work toward an advanced degree in any phase of electrical energy.


Woodrow Wilson Foundation Teaching Fellowships

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: October 22, 2012/ January 21, 2013

The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need secondary schools in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. Eligible applicants include current undergraduates, recent college graduates, midcareer professionals, and retirees who have majored in, or had careers in, STEM fields. Fellows receive a $30,000 stipend as well as admission in a MA program at a participating university and guidance towards teacher certification.


Worldstudio Foundation

Field: Arts
Type: Special Focus
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Open
GW Deadline: N/A
National Deadline: March 30, 2012

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships allow young people from minority and economically disadvantaged backgrounds not only to realize their artistic dreams, but also to give back to their communities. Scholarship recipients are selected not only for their ability and their need, but also for their demonstrated commitment to giving back to the larger community through their work.


GW Pembroke College/University of Oxford Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Europe
Eligibility Year: Sophomores
GW Deadline: November 11, 2011
National Deadline: November 9, 2012

Through a special arrangement between GW England and Pembroke College at the University of Oxford, each year up to four GW juniors can experience the excitement and challenges of an Oxford education.


Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Field: Science/Engineering
Type: Science/Engineering
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Sophomores/Juniors
GW Deadline: November 16, 2012
National Deadline: February 1, 2013

The Barry M. Goldwater Undergraduate Scholarship seeks to recognize sophomores or juniors who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. Key factors in award decisions include the candidate's career objectives and the extent to which that individual has the commitment and potential to make a significant contribution to his or her field. It is expected that students selected as scholars will pursue advanced degrees.


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellows Program

Field: Open
Type: Public Service
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: November 16, 2012
National Deadline: January 15, 2013

Carnegie Junior Fellows provide research assistance to senior researchers working on the Carnegie Endowment's projects such as non-proliferation, democracy building, trade, US leadership, China-related issues and Russian/Eurasian studies. Each year the Carnegie Endowment offers 8-10 one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past academic year.


Harry S. Truman Scholarship

Field: Public Service
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Juniors
GW Deadline: November 18, 2011
National Deadline: November 16, 2012

The Truman is a merit-based award offered to U.S. citizens and U.S. nationals from Pacific Islands who want to go to graduate school in preparation for a career in public service.


GW Presidential Administrative Fellowships

Field: Open
Type: Graduate School
Region: US
Eligibility Year: Seniors
GW Deadline: November 19, 2011
National Deadline: Opens September 10, 2012

The Office of the Senior Vice President for Student and Academic Support Services oversees the Fellowship which is designed to offer graduating GW seniors administrative experience within the offices of the University, while concurrently permitting them the opportunity to pursue a Master's Degree at GW.


Anna Sobol Levy Fellowship

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Middle East
Eligibility Year: Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: Refer to national
National Deadline: March 1, 2013

The Anna Sobol Levy Fellowship is for one or two years of study at The Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.military studies, economic geography, international relations, political science, or history. In addition, they must have career goals in the armed services, diplomatic corps, international relations, or government or public service.


Luce Scholars Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Asia
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: September 21, 2012
National Deadline: First Monday in November

The Luce Scholars Program is a nationally competitive fellowship program to provide the experience of living and working in an Asian country to 18 college graduates or young professionals who might not otherwise become familiar with Asia and Asian culture.


Fulbright U.S. Student Program

Field: Open
Type: Study/Work Abroad
Region: Open
Eligibility Year: Seniors/Recent Graduates
GW Deadline: September 3, 2012
National Deadline: October 17th, 2012

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is now the largest U.S. exchange program offering opportunities for students and young professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools worldwide.