Fellowships Office

National Fellowship Deadlines

2015-16

PLEASE NOTE: These are national deadlines; UR deadlines are earlier.

Please click on the NAME of the fellowship for details and UR process. See also: Upcoming National Fellowships: Deadlines for Competitions Requiring UR Nomination.

Program descriptions for most fellowships below may be found under relevant class list:

** REQUIRES CAMPUS ENDORSEMENT

FELLOWSHIP NAME NATIONAL DEADLINE
American Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) Fellowship November 1, 2015
Amgen Scholarship Various deadlines in February; see the U.S. program at a glance guide for specifics.
Astronaut Scholarship National deadline TBD; UR nominations due February 15
Beinecke Scholarship ** February 19, 2016
Boren Graduate Fellowship January 28, 2016
Boren Scholarship ** February 9, 2016
Carnegie Junior Fellowship ** January 15, 2016
CDC Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health January 27, 2016
Churchill Scholarship ** November 10, 2015
CLS (Critical Language) Scholarship November 23, 2015
Cultural Vistas Fellowship January 26, 2016
DAAD EMGIP (Émigré Memorial German Internship Program)-Bundestag Internship September 15, 2015
DAAD German Studies Research Grant Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until further notice.
DAAD RISE Professional January 31, 2016
DAAD RISE Scholarship January 15, 2016
DAAD Study & Internship Program (SIP) in Germany February 15, 2016
DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship January 31, 2016
DAAD University Summer Course Grant December 15, 2015
Davis Peace Fellowship ** February 12, 2016 (see also UR deadline)
DOE (Dept. of Energy) Computational Science Graduate Fellowship October 13, 2015
DHS (Dept. of Homeland Security) Summer Internship Program December 16, 2015
Emerson National Hunger Fellowship January 13, 2016
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship November 20, 2015
Fulbright U.S. Student Program** October 13, 2015
Fulbright US-UK Summer Institutes Scholarship February 23, 2016 and February 26, 2016, determined by institute
Gates Cambridge Scholarship October 14, 2015 (US-based US citizens) & December 2, 2015 (all other non-UK)
Gilman Scholarship – Deadline for Spring study** October 6, 2015
Gilman Scholarship – Deadline for Summer & Fall/Academic Year study ** March 1, 2016
Glamour's Top Ten College Women Prize September 15, 2015
Goldwater Scholarship ** January 29, 2016; UR campus deadline December 1, 2015
Hertz Foundation Fellowship October 30, 2015
HIA (Humanity in Action) Fellowship January 7, 2016
Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship (NOAA) January 29, 2016
Humane Studies Fellowship January 31, 2016
Samuel Huntington Public Service Award January 19, 2016
Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Arts Award ** THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED.
John Lewis Fellowship January 7, 2016
Josephine De Karman Fellowship January 31, 2016
Marshall Scholarship** October 1, 2015
MFA (Math For America) Fellowship Each MFA program has its own deadline.
Mitchell Scholarship** October 1, 2015
NDSEG (National Defense Science & Engineering) Fellowship December 18, 2015
NIH (National Institute of Health) GPP (Graduate Partnerships Program) December 1, 2015; see also partner institution deadlines.
NIH Summer Internship Programs March 1, 2016
NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholarship December 1, 2015
NIH UGSP (Undergraduate Scholarship Program) March 14, 2016
NPSC (National Physical Science Consortium) Fellowship December 5, 2015
NSF (National Science Foundation) Graduate Research Fellowship October 27 – October 30, 2015
NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Each REU site has its own deadline.
NYWICI (New York Women in Communications, Inc.) Foundation Scholarship January 29, 2016
Payne International Development Fellowship January 19, 2016
Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship January 15, 2016
Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship January 15, 2016
Princeton in Africa November 1, 2015
Princeton in Asia November 13, 2015
Princeton in Latin America November 3, 2015
Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowship November 1, 2015
Rangel International Affairs Program January 13, 2016
Rhodes Scholarship** October 1, 2015
Rotary Global Grant Scholarship Varies by Rotary district; see Rotary Global Grant web page for more information.
RWTH-Aachen Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program January 31, 2016
Schwarzman Scholars Program** October 1, 2015
Scoville Peace Fellowship Spring 2016 Fellowship–October 1, 2015
Fall 2016 Fellowship–January 4, 2016
Sheila C. Johnson Fellowship Harvard Kennedy School deadline early December; Fellowship deadline in February
SMART (Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation) Scholarship December 1, 2015
SOARS (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science) Program February 1, 2016
Soros Fellowship** November 1, 2015
St. Andrew's Society of New York Graduate Study Scholarship** December 15, 2015
Schwarzman Scholarship October 1, 2015
The Language Flagship January 15, 2016
Truman Scholarship **

February 2, 2016

Tylenol Scholarship Program TBD; usually in mid-June
Udall Scholarship** March 2, 2016
UNCF-Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship Awards ** THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN SUSPENDED.
Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice January 29, 2016
Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice February 12, 2016
Whitaker International Fellowship ** January 19, 2016
Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics December 14, 2015
Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

October 16, 2015; November 30, 2015; January 31, 2016