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The following major fellowships require institutional endorsement or review and have campus deadlines in August 2014.

  The Fulbright Program  is the U.S. government’s flagship educational and cultural exchange program. The Fulbright Scholar Program Grants support an individually designed study/research plan, artistic project or English Teaching Assistantship that will take place during one academic year in a country outside the U.S.





 
  The Marshall Scholarships  commemorate the humane ideals of the Marshall Plan and express the continuing gratitude of the British people to their American counterparts. Up to 40 Marshall Scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a U.K. university in any field of study. 



 
  The George J. Mitchell Scholarships  support one year of graduate study in any discipline offered by an institution of higher learning in Ireland or Northern Ireland. The scholarship is intended to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership and commitment to public service and community.


 
  The Rhodes Scholarship  was initiated in 1902 to bring outstanding students from around the world to pursue graduate study at the University of Oxford.  Candidates must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 18 and 24 from and hold a bachelor’s degree by October 2014.


 

 

Major Awards at a Glance 2014 - 2015


Award First Deadline
 Fulbright Scholar Program Grant  18 Aug 2014
 George Mitchell Scholarship  11 Aug 2014
 Rhodes Scholarship  11 Aug 2014
 Marshall Scholarship  11 Aug 2014
 German Chancellor Fellowship  15 Sep 2014
 Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship (Spring Programs)  14 Oct 2014
 Gates Cambridge Scholarship  15 Oct 2014
 Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Fellowship  31 Oct 2014
 American-Scandinavian Foundation Award  1 Nov 2014
 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans  1 Nov 2014
 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship  7 Nov 2014
 Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship  Nov 2013
 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program  Early Nov 2014
 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Program) Study Scholarships  1 Nov 2014
 Department of State Critical Language Scholarship  Nov 2014
 Harry S. Truman Scholarship  10 Nov 2014
 Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellowship Program  10 Nov 2014
 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award  Nov 2014
 NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholarship  Early Dec 2014
 Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation Scholarship for Service  Dec 2014
 Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest  Dec 2014
 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship  Dec 2014
 Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship  Jan 2015
 Humanity in Action Fellowship Program  Jan 2015
 Echoing Green Fellowship Program  Early Jan 2015
 Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship  Mid Jan 2015
 Boren Undergraduate Scholarships  21 Jan 2015
 Udall Scholarship  30 Jan 2015
 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Program) RISE Internships  31 Jan 2015
 Boren Graduate Fellowship  Late Jan 2015
 Thomas R Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships  Late Jan 2015
 ACC-IAC Creativity and Innovation Fellowship  Feb 2015
 Rangel Summer Enrichment Program  Feb 2015
 Beinecke Scholarship  2 Feb 2015
 James Madison Memorial Fellowship  1 Mar 2015
 Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarships (Fall Programs)  Early Mar 2015
 Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund  1 Apr 2015