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Boren Scholarships and Fellowships
Boren Scholarships (undergraduate students) and Boren fellowships (graduate students) provide unique funding opportunities for US students to add an important international and language component to their educations. Boren awards focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study critical to US interests and under-represented in study abroad. The application cycle opens in mid-August 2020.
Field: Language Study
Application Year: First-Year, Sophomore, Junior
Boren Fellowships deadline: January 27, 2021
Boren Scholarships deadline: February 3, 2021 
Undergraduate advisor: Chin Yi Chen
Graduate advisor: Luiz Ruiz
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen at the time of application
Website: www.borenawards.org

Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship
Churchill Scholarships offer American students of exceptional ability enrolled at one of the institutions participating in the program the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge. The scholarships also provide the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge, to see something of Europe and lands beyond, to see the United States from a new perspective, and to gain personal insights about oneself that come from living abroad and adjusting to new customs and challenges. Applicants must be US citizens. Award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000.
Field: STEM
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: September 1, 2020; Please contact Dr. Hatfield for more information.
External deadline: November 2, 2020
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen, either native born or naturalized
Website: http://winstonchurchillfoundation.org

Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning.
Field: Language Study
Application Year: Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Internal Deadline: Please contact Jeff Magoto for more information.
External Deadline: November 17, 2020
Advisor: Jeff Magoto
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen. Non-citizens, including permanent residents, are not eligible, even if they anticipate naturalization by the beginning of the program.
Website: http://www.clscholarship.org/

DAAD
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is a publicly funded independent organization of higher education institutions in Germany. The DAAD supports more than 100,000 German and international students and researchers around the globe each year. It also promotes internationalization efforts at German universities, helps developing countries build their own systems of higher education, and supports German Studies and German language programs abroad.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: First-Year, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Early September
External deadline: Contact Holly Lakey
Advisor: Holly Lakey
Eligibility: the country of permanent residence or the country in which you have lived in the year before your application is usually of relevance for the application procedure. We strongly recommend that you obtain information and advice and find out which scholarship programmes are open to you, and whether you have to apply from your country of residence or country of origin. You can find out where your nearest contact person is in the scholarship database (www.funding-guide.de) under the "Contact and advice" tab. International students and scholars can find more information at https://www.daad.org/international
Website: https://www.daad.org

Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program
The Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship program trains and inspires new leaders in the movement to end hunger and poverty in the United States. Fellows gain vital first-hand experience through placements with community-based organizations across the country as well as policy-focused organizations in Washington, D.C. The program bridges gaps between local efforts and national public policy, as fellows support partner organizations with program development, research, evaluation, outreach, organizing, and advocacy projects. During the 11-month fellowship, fellows develop a deep understanding of effective solutions to hunger and poverty, and their own roles in achieving Zero Hunger in the United States. Following orientation and field training in Washington, D.C., fellows spend five months with community-based organizations throughout the US. In mid-February fellows return to Washington for a second placement with organizations and government agencies focused on national anti-hunger and anti-poverty policy. 
Field: Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal Deadline: Please contact Dr. Hatfield for more information.
External Deadline: Early January 2021
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Website: https://www.hungercenter.org/what-we-do/emerson-fellowship/

Fulbright US Student Program
The Fulbright program promotes mutual understanding among nations through educational and cultural exchange. Students study, research, engage in creative arts practice, intern in public policy, study contemporary music and document their research in multimedia formats, or teach English and U.S. American culture in more than 150 countries. Awards are for graduating seniors, current graduate students, and alumni (U.S. citizenship required). Alumni are eligible to apply through the UO for up to three years beyond graduation, unless you have subsequently matriculated at another US university. Please note that all currently enrolled students (as of the fall term in which the deadline falls) must apply through the UO by the internal deadline, and that all items are due at this date.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline (Study, Research, Arts, and Teaching English): Mid-September 2020
External deadline (Study, Research, Arts, and Teaching English): October 13, 2020
Advisor: Luiz Ruiz
Eligibility: to apply through the U.S. Student Program, applicants must be U.S. citizens at the time of application. Permanent residents are not eligible. Please review the ineligibility section at https://us.fulbrightonline.org/about/eligibility in relation to the eligibility of dual citizens. To apply to the Foreign Student Program (to study in the U.S.), see https://exchanges.state.gov/non-us/program/fulbright-foreign-student-program
Website: http://us.fulbrightonline.org

Gates Cambridge Scholarship
Gates Cambridge Scholarships are full-cost awards for graduate study and research in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. The scholarships are highly competitive and are awarded to citizens of any country outside of the United Kingdom on the basis of the candidate's academic excellence, a good fit between the scholar and the university, evidence of leadership potential, and a commitment to improving the lives of others. Note: Timeline depends on what round you apply to.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Round 1: US citizens and Permanent U.S. Resident
Internal deadline
: September 1, 2020; Please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information.
External deadline: October 10, 2020
Round 2: All other eligible applicants
Internal deadline: 
Please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information.
External deadlineThe application deadline in this round is determined by the course you are applying for. Please find more information here
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Website:  http://www.gatescambridge.org/

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides awards for US undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: First-Year, Sophomore, Junior
External Deadline: October 6, 2020 (for programs in spring or early summer 2021); early March 2021 (for programs in summer or fall 2021)
Advisor: Luiz Ruiz
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program

James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program (formerly Carnegie Junior Fellows)
Each year the endowment offers 8–10 one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and those who have graduated during the past academic year. They are selected from a pool of nominees from close to 400 participating colleges. James C. Gaither Junior Fellows work as research assistants to the endowment's senior associates.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field: Social Science
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: December 15, 2020
External deadline: January 15, 2020
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: You need not be a U.S. citizen if you attend a university located in the United States. However, all applicants must be eligible to work in the United States for a full twelve months from August 1 through July 31 following graduation. Students on F-1 visas who are eligible to work in the United States for the full year (August 1 through July 31) may apply for the program.
Website: http://carnegieendowment.org/about/jr-fellows

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
For juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Awards can cover the junior and senior years or just the senior year. Recipients receive up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, and room and board. Maximum of 4 nominees per year (5, if one applicant is a transfer student), per institution.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field:
STEM
Application Year: Sophomore, Junior
Internal deadline: December 15, 2020
External deadline: January 29, 2021 at 1:00 pm Central Time
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: U.S. citizen from the 50 states or the District of Columbia; U.S. national for those students nominated from Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; or a permanent resident.
Website:  http://www.act.org/goldwater

Knight-Hennessy Scholars
Each year up to 100 high-achieving students who are independent thinkers, display purposeful leadership, and have a civic orientation will receive full funding to pursue a graduate education at Stanford University. Knight-Hennessy scholars may pursue any graduate degree at Stanford, including JD, MA, MBA, MD, MFA, MS, and PhD. programs. Full funding includes tuition, stipend, and graduate program and related academic expenses. Applicants must submit a separate application to the Stanford University graduate program they plan to apply to. Award of the Knight-Hennessy Scholarship is contingent upon acceptance to Stanford.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: September 2, 2020
External Deadline: October 14, 2020 at 1:00 pm Pacific Time
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: open to all nationalities; must have earned a Bachelor's degree within the past four years.
Website: https://knight-hennessey.stanford.edu

Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship Program
The Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship.
Field: Marine Sciences & Oceanography
Application Year: Sophomore, Junior
Internal deadline: Please contact Dr. Lombardi for more information.
External deadline: February 1, 2021
Advisor: V. Patterson Lombardi
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/hollings-scholarship

Marshall Scholarship
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study. The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field:
STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: September 1, 2020
External deadline: September 25, 2020 by 5:00 pm Pacific Time
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen at the time of application
Website:  http://www.marshallscholarship.org

George J. Mitchell Scholarship
The Mitchell Scholars Program, named to honor former US Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community. Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.
Insitutional Endoresment Required
Field:
STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: TBD
External deadline: 2020-2021 application is currently closed
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: http://www.us-irelandalliance.org/mitchellscholarship

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions. Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees (paid to the institution), opportunities for international research and professional development, and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S. institution of graduate education they choose.
Field: STEM, Social Science
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
External deadline: Late October - early November 2020, exact date determined by discipline - see NSF GRFP website 
Advisor:  Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: https://www.nsfgrfp.org/

Newman Civic Fellowship
The Newman Civic Fellowship recognizes and supports community-committed students who are changemakers and public problem-solvers at Campus Compact member institutions. Fellows are nominated by their president or chancellor on the basis of their potential for public leadership.Through the fellowship, Campus Compact provides students with training and resources that nurture their assets and passions and help them develop strategies for social change. The yearlong program, named for Campus Compact founder Frank Newman, includes virtual learning opportunities and networking as part of a national network of engaged student leaders and an optional in-person convening. The nominee must have at least one year of their education remaining (either at their current institution or at a different one) such that they will be enrolled in higher education for the duration of the academic year. Each institution may nominate a single candidate.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts, Language Study
Application Year: First-Year, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Please contact Dr. Hatfield for more information.
External deadline: February 1, 2021
Advisor:  Kevin Hatfield
Website: https://compact.org/newman-civic-fellowship/

USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program
The Payne Fellowship Program awards ten fellowships valued at up to $48,000 annually for a two-year program.  The award includes up to $22,000 per year toward tuition and mandatory fees for completion of a two-year master’s degree at a U.S. institution; a $16,000 stipend for each academic year for room, board, books and other education-related expenses; and up to $10,000 per year in stipend, housing, transportation, and related expenses for summer internships (see below).  At the conclusion of two years of study, the Payne Fellow is expected to obtain a degree in international development or another area of relevance to the work of the USAID Foreign Service at a U.S. graduate or professional school approved by the Payne Program.  Fellows who successfully complete the Payne Program and USAID Foreign Service entry requirements will receive appointments as Foreign Service Officers with the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Field: Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information.
External deadline: November 1, 2020 11:59 pm Eastern Time
Advisor:  Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: https://www.paynefellows.org/

Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Program
Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship offers a unique opportunity to promote positive change in the world. Upon successful completion of a two-year master’s degree program and fulfillment of Foreign Service entry requirements, fellows have the opportunity to work as Foreign Service Officers with the U.S. Department of State, in accordance with applicable law and State Department policy, serving in Washington, DC or at a U.S. embassy, consulate, or diplomatic mission around the globe. The Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship is a U.S. Department of State program administered by Howard University that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people, based on financial need, who represent ethnic, gender, social, and geographic diversity and have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career in the U.S. Department of State.  The Program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, women, and those with financial need.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts, Language Study
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information.
External deadline: October 21, 2020
Advisor:  Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: https://pickeringfellowship.org/

Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program
The Rangel Program is a collaborative effort between Howard University and the US State Department that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers as diplomats in the Foreign Service of the US Department of State. The Program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically under-represented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need. There are two major components to the Rangel Program: an International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program that provides support for graduate school, professional development, and entry into the US Foreign Service, and an undergraduate International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program that provides undergraduates with the opportunity to enhance their skills, knowledge, and understanding about US foreign policy.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information.
External deadline: October 14, 2020 (Graduate Fellowship Program) & Early February 2021 (Undergraduate Summer Enrichment Program)
Advisor:  Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen
Website: http://www.rangelprogram.org/?contentid=0

Rhodes Scholarship Program
Rhodes Scholarships, the oldest international fellowships, bring outstanding students from many countries around the world to the University of Oxford. The first American Scholars were elected in 1904. Rhodes Scholars are elected for two years of study at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom. It is highly recommended that interested applicants meet with an advisor early Junior year to begin preparations for the application process.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field:
STEM, Social Science, Humanities, Arts, Language Study
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: September 1, 2020; please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information
External deadline:  October 7, 2020 by 11:59 pm Eastern Time
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: to apply through the U.S., must be a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident of the United States continuously for the five years prior to the application deadline. For information for applying from outside the U.S. see http://www.rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk/about/rhodes-countries
Website: http://www.rhodesscholar.org

RISE (Research Internship in Science and Engineering—Sponsored by the DAAD)
RISE is a summer internship program for undergraduate students from the United States, Canada, and the UK in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, and engineering. It offers unique opportunities for undergraduate students to work with research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany for a period of two to three months during the summer. RISE interns are matched with doctoral students whom they assist and who serve as their mentors.
Field: STEM
Application Year: First-Year, Sophomore, Junior
Internal deadline: Contact Holly Lakey
External deadline: December 15, 2020
Advisor: Holly Lakey
Eligibility: Currently enrolled at a university/college in the United States, Canada or the UK as a full-time student in the field of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences or engineering (or a closely related field)
Website: https://www.daad.de/rise/en/rise-germany/

Rotary Peace Fellowships
Awards for completion of a master's degree program in international affairs, peace studies, or a related field at one of seven designated universities around the world. Note that a bachelor's degree and three years (or the equivalent) of full-time "paid or unpaid relevant work experience" are required at the time that the award begins. Please see the Rotary website and contact the local (or your home district) Rotary Club for assistance.  
Field: Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Contact Holly Lakey
External deadline: July 1, 2021
Advisor: Holly Lakey
Eligibility: no citizenship requirements specified
Website: https://www.rotary.org/en/peace-fellowship

Schwarzman Scholars
Schwarzman Scholars is a highly selective, one-year master's program at Tsinghua University in Beijing that is designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders for the challenges of the future. The program also provide Scholars with unparalleled learning opportunities with leaders from China and the world through high-level interactinos at lectures, an internship program, a mentors network, and intensive deep-dive travel seminars. 
Field: Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
External deadline: September 22, 2020
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: no citizenship or nationality requirements
Website: https://www.schwarzmanscholars.org/

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
These fellowships provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished new Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields. The fellowships are grants for up to two years of graduate study in the United States. A "new American" is a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in the United States.
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
External deadline: October 29, 2020
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: green card holder or naturalized citizen, if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens, if born in the United States
Website: http://www.pdsoros.org

Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship
Provides recent college and graduate school alumni 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, D.C. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice.
Field: Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
External deadline: October 2, 2020 (for spring 2021 fellowship); January 2021 (for fall 2021 fellowship)
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: U.S. citizens (regardless of country of residency) or non-U.S. citizen living in the U.S., provided you obtain the proper work visa
Website: http://scoville.org

Harry S. Truman Scholarship 
The Truman Scholarship seeks juniors with leadership potential who are committed to careers in public service and are interested in graduate study. Students must have a record of campus and community service, outstanding communication skills, and a strong academic record. Recipients receive up to $30,000 for graduate studies in the United States or abroad that are related to public service. The scholarship also includes a week of leadership training and an optional summer institute. Truman Scholars are required to work in public service for three of the seven years following completion of their graduate degrees. Maximum of 4 nominees per year per institution.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field: STEM, Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Junior
Internal deadline: January 11, 2021
External deadline: February 2, 2021
AdvisorKevin Hatfield
Eligibility: must be U.S. citizens, except for persons from the Pacific Islands who are eligible only if they are U.S. nationals or permanent residents of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Resident aliens (green card holders) are not eligible. Students in the process of being awarded U.S. citizenship will need to become citizens prior to the date of the award (usually in late May of the year of selection).
Website: http://www.truman.gov

Morris K. Udall Scholarship
For juniors and seniors (including those in the fourth year of a five-year track) from a variety of fields who have demonstrated a commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through a combination of coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities. American Indian or Alaska Native students are also eligible for fields related to native health care or tribal policy. Recipients get up to $7,000 for tuition, room and board, or other educational expenses.
Institutional Endorsement Required
Field:
Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Junior, Senior
Internal deadline: Contact Jason Younker
External deadline:March 2, 2021
Advisor: Jason T. Younker, PhD
Eligibility: U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or U.S. permanent resident
Website: http://www.udall.gov/

Yenching Scholars
The Yenching Academy offers an intensive program of interdisciplinary classroom and field study of Chinese history and culture, as well as real-time issues in China’s development. As a college integrated within China’s leading university, the Yenching Academy prepares a diverse group of exceptional international and Chinese students with the knowledge of China that they need to fulfill their potential as global citizens and leaders. Yenching Scholars receive a fellowship that covers tuition and fees, accommodation and living costs. Students will complete their coursework during the fall and spring semesters, supplemented with additional study during the summer. The fellowship for international students ends after twelve months; they may complete and defend their thesis any time up to two years after they have completed their Yenching Academy residence.
Field: Social Science, Humanities
Application Year: Senior, Alumni
Internal deadline: Please contact Dr. Hatfield immediately for more information.
External deadline: December 4, 2020
Advisor: Kevin Hatfield
Eligibility: no citizenship or nationality requirements
Website: https://yenchingacademy.pku.edu.cn/index.htm

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