AAUW Selected Professions Fellowship

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident (women only)
  • Funding for full-time graduate work in the fields of architecture, computer science, engineering and mathematics
  • http://www.aauw.org


Austrian Teaching Assistants (USTA)

Blakemore Freeman Fellowship

Boren Fellowship

Coro Fellowship in Public Affairs

Critical Language Scholarship Program (U.S. Dept. of State)

DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship

DAAD Study Scholarship in Visual and Performing Arts

Davis Fellows for Peace

Davis-Putter Scholarship

Echoing Green Fellowship

  • Must be at least 18 years of age - international students eligible
  • Awards to "social entrepreneurs" to create organizations for social change
  • http://www.echoinggreen.org/about

El Pomar Fellowship

Emerson Hunger Fellowship

Endeavour Scholarship

Erasmus Mundus Joint Master's Degree

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship

French Teaching Assistantship Program (TAPIF)

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

  • U.S. citizens
  • English teaching, research and travel grants in countries all over the world
  • Sufficient proficiency in the language of the host country to communicate with the people and to carry out the proposed study
  • http://us.fulbrightonline.org/

Fulbright - National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship

Gaither Junior Fellows Program

  • International students eligible
  • Seniors or graduates who are only one year out of college
  • Fellows work as research assistants to professionals working on international affairs in Washington, D.C.
  • http://carnegieendowment.org/about/jr-fellows

Gates-Cambridge Scholarship

  • International students eligible
  • Support to pursue graduate degrees at Cambridge
  • Must be admitted to Cambridge independent of the scholarship application
  • http://www.gatescambridge.org/about/

Green Corps

Greenlining Institute Fellowship

Hertz Foundation

  • U.S. citizens, permanent residents
  • Merit-based, consists of a cost-of-education allowance and a personal-support stipend for students who plan for graduate study in the physical and biological sciences, mathematics, or engineering.
  • http://hertzfoundation.org/

Humanity in Action Summer Fellowship Program (HiA)

J.E.T Program

  • U.S. citizens
  • Program participants serve in local authorities as well as in public and private elementary, junior and senior high schools in Japan.
  • https://jetprogramusa.org/apply/

Knight-Hennessy Scholars

Korean Teaching Assistants (TaLK and EPIK)

Luce Scholars Program

Madison Graduate Fellowship

Marshall Scholarship

Mitchell Scholarship

NIH-Oxford-Cambridge Biomedical Scholars Program


  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Opportunity to spend one or two years performing full-time research at the NIH
  • Recent graduates not more than two years out of college and planning to apply to graduate school in medical, dental or pharmacological fields
  • https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/postbac_irta

National Science Foundation

Payne International Development Fellowship

Pickering Graduate Fellowship

Princeton in Africa

Princeton in Asia

Princeton in Latin America

Rangel Graduate Fellowship

Rhodes Scholarship

Rotary Global Grant Scholarship

  • International students eligible
  • Support for graduate studies in six specific areas of education, health and conflict resolution
  • Application must be done through a local Rotary Club
  • https://www.rotary.org/en/global-grants

Rotary Peace Fellowship

  • Financial support for obtaining a master's degree in fields related to peace and conflict resolution and prevention
  • Bachelor's degree and minimum of three years relevant work experience
  • See website for specific universities where the degrees are offered
  • https://www.rotary.org/en/peace-fellowships

Schwarzman Scholars

  • International students eligible
  • Seniors and alumni less than 29 years of age
  • One-year master's degree in Beijing, China, in the fields of public policy or economic and business or international studies
  • http://schwarzmanscholars.org/

Scoville Peace Fellowship

  • International students eligible
  • Program to gain Washington, D.C. perspective on peace and security issues
  • 6-9 months as a full-time, paid assistant at a participating organization
  • http://scoville.org/about/mission/

Soros Fellowships for New Americans

  • Resident alien, Green Card holder, naturalized citizen or child of two parents who are naturalized citizens are eligible
  • Stipend and support for two years of graduate study
  • http://www.pdsoros.org/overview/

Spanish Teaching Assistants (NALCA)

von Humboldt Fellowship

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

  • U.S. citizens
  • For those who majored in STEM fields and want to teach at the secondary level in high-need schools
  • Includes admission to a master's program, three-year teaching commitment, stipend, and help obtaining a teaching certificate
  • http://www.wwteachingfellowship.org/