Calendar listings are updated as new deadlines are announced.

Your preparation for submitting an application to any of the programs on this page should start months in advance of their deadlines.  Contact our office to alert us of your interest in a program and to receive guidance in the application process.  Note that several programs require review or nomination by committee.

Rising Seniors: note that the application cycles for many post-graduate programs begin in the spring of your Junior year.

Fellowships calendar (by opening of application cycle)

Rotary Global Grant
Application period: rolling basis throughout the year; applications should be submitted three to six months before studies commence

NIH Intramural Research Training Award & Cancer Research Training Award (IRTA/CRTA)
Application period: rolling basis throughout the year; applications should be submitted three to six months before training is desired to commence

Green Corps
Application period: April 2020 to mid-March 2021; the program is filled on a rolling basis
National deadlines: October 16, 2020 (early consideration), January 2021 [TBA] (later consideration); applications for the 2021 program are also accepted after these deadlines until mid-March 2021

Soros Fellowship for New Americans
Application period: April 14, 2020 to October 29, 2020 (11:00 a.m. PT)

Watson Fellowship
Application period: April 30, 2020 to November 2, 2020
Initial internal deadline: September 30, 2020
Internal interviews: October 17, 2020
Final internal deadline: October 29, 2020
National deadline: November 2, 2020 (12:00 p.m. PT)
Watson Foundation interview of Whitman nominees: December 15-16, 2020
NOTE: Internal nomination process

American-Scandinavian Foundation
Application period: May 14, 2020 to November 1, 2020

DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship in the Arts
Architecture application period: June 30, 2020 to September 30, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
Music application period: June 30, 2020 to October 1, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
Performing Arts application period: June 30, 2020 to October 30, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
Fine Art, Design, Visual Communication and Film application period: June 30, 2020 to November 30, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)

DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship
Application period: June 30, 2020 to November 4, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Erasmus Mundus Joint Master's Degree
Application period: July 2020 to March 2021 (specific deadlines vary by program)

Blakemore Freeman Fellowship
Application period: July 1, 2020 to December 30, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Life Sciences application period: July 25, 2020 to October 19, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Materials Research, Psychology, Social Sciences, and STEM Education and Learning application period: July 25, 2020 to October 20, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Engineering application period: July 25, 2020 to October 21, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Chemistry, Geosciences, Mathematical Sciences, and Physics and Astronomy application period: July 25, 2020 to October 22, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Deadlines were modified by the National Science Foundation on July 25

Pickering Graduate Fellowship
Application period: July 30, 2020 to October 21, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Luce Scholars
Application period: August 2020 to November 2, 2020
Internal deadline: October 5, 2020
National deadline: November 2, 2020
NOTE: Internal nomination process

AAUW International Fellowship
Application period: August 1, 2020 to November 15, 2020 (9:59 p.m. PT)

AAUW Selected Professions Fellowship
Application period: August 1, 2020 to December 1, 2020 (9:59 p.m. PT)

Korean Teaching Programs (TaLK and EPIK)
EPIK fall application period: August 1, 2020, 9:00 a.m. KST (July 31, 2020, 5:00 p.m. PT) to January 2021 [TBA] (Spring 2021 term); the application may close ahead of the deadline
TaLK fall application period: September 2020 to November 2020 [TBA] (Spring 2021 term)

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)
Application period: August 3, 2020 to November 2, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)

NIH Oxford-Cambridge Biomedical Scholars Program
Application period: August 3, 2020 to December 1, 2020

Truman Scholarship
Application period: August 10, 2020 to February 2, 2021
Initial internal deadline: December 2020 [TBA]
Final internal deadline: January 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: February 2, 2021
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Payne International Development Fellowship
Application period: August 14, 2020 to November 1, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Boren Fellowship
Application period: August 17, 2020 to January 27, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Boren Summer STEM Program
Application period: August 17, 2020 to February 3, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Boren Undergraduate Scholarship
Application period: August 17, 2020 to February 3, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Hertz Foundation Fellowship
Application period: August 23, 2020 to October 23, 2020

Coro Fellowship
Application period: August 24, 2020 to January 6, 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT)

Critical Language Scholarship
Application period: August 27, 2020 to November 17, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)

Princeton in Africa Fellowship (PiAf)
Application period: August 31, 2020 to October 28, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Gates Cambridge Scholarship
U.S. citizens normally resident in the United States application period: September 1, 2020 to October 14, 2020
International applicants and U.S. citizens living abroad application period: September 1, 2020 to December 3, 2020 or January 7, 2021 (date dependant on course)
Internal deadlines: September 14, 2020 (U.S. applicants normally resident in the United States) and November 15, 2020 (international applicants and U.S. citizens living abroad)

Goldwater Scholarship
Application period: September 1, 2020 to January 29, 2021
Initial internal deadline: December 7, 2020
Final internal deadline: January 15, 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT)
National deadline: January 29, 2021 (3:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Hollings Scholarship
Application period: September 1, 2020 to February 1, 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
Dissertation and Postdoctoral program application period: September 8, 2020 to December 10, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
Predoctoral program application period: September 8, 2020 to December 17, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Princeton in Latin America Fellowship (PiLA) 
Application period: September 10, 2020 to November 12, 2020

DAAD University Summer Course Grant
Application period: September 14, 2020 to December 1, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Fall sports application period: September 15, 2020 to January 15, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Madison Graduate Fellowship
Application period: September 17, 2020 to March 1, 2021

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship
Application period: September 17, 2020 to March 1, 2021
National deadlines: November 4, 2020, January 11, 2021, and March 1, 2021 (varies depending on graduate application deadline)

Princeton in Asia Fellowship (PiA)
Application period: September 21, 2020 to November 9, 2020 (12:00 p.m. PT)

PPIA Junior Summer Institute Fellowship
Application period: September 21, 2020 to November 15, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Udall Scholarship
Application period: September 21, 2020 to March 2, 2021
Internal deadline: February 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: March 2, 2021 (10:59 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Echoing Green Fellowship
Application period: October 2020 to October 2020 (11:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]

Bridging Scholarship
Fall application period: October 2020 to October 2020 [TBA] (Spring 2021 program)

Humanity in Action Fellowship
Application period: October 2020 to January 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Internal deadline: December 2020 [TBA]

Killam Fellowship
Application period: October 2020 to January 31, 2021

Rangel Summer Enrichment Program
Application period: October 2020 to February 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Amgen Scholars
Application period: October 2020 to February 2021 [TBA] (most programs) and February 2021 [TBA] (California Institute of Technology program)

Beinecke Scholarship
Application period: October 2020 to February 10, 2021
Internal deadline: December 2020 [TBA]
National deadline: February 10, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Davis Projects for Peace
Application period: October 1, 2020 to February 8, 2021
Internal deadline: January 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: February 8, 2021
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)
Application period: October 9, 2020 to November 20, 2020, 11:59 p.m. HST (November 21, 2020, 3:59 a.m. PT)
Internal deadline: October 2020 [TBA]

Gaither Junior Fellows Program
Application period: October 14, 2020 to January 15, 2021
Internal deadline: December 2020 [TBA]
National deadline: January 15, 2021
NOTE: Internal nomination process

French Teaching Assistants (TAPIF)
Application period: October 15, 2020 to January 15, 2021

Emerson Hunger Fellowship
Application period: October 16, 2020 to January 13, 2021

El Pomar Fellowship
Application period: October 20, 2020 to January 2021 (10:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Davis Fellows for Peace
Application period: November 2020 to December 15, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Austrian Teaching Assistants (USTA)
Application period: November 2020 to January 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Scoville Peace Fellowship
Spring application period: November 2020 to January 4, 2021 (Fall 2021 program)

Fulbright UK Summer Institutes
Application period: November 2020 to February 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Bridging Scholarship
Spring application period: November 2020 to April 2021 [TBA] (Fall 2021 program)

DAAD RISE Summer Internship
Application period: November 1, 2020 to December 15, 2020 (2:59 p.m. PT)

FAO Schwarz Fellowship
Application period: November 1, 2020 to February 10, 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT)

Greenlining Institute Fellowship
Summer Associate Program application period: December 2020 to January 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Fellowship Program application period: December 2020 to February 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

SURF/NIST Boulder and SURF/NIST Gaithersburg
Application period: December 2020 to February 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA] or when application capacity of 350 (Boulder) or 1,000 (Gaithersburg) is met; the application may close ahead of the deadline

Gilman International Scholarship
Spring application period: January 2021 to March 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA] (for Summer and Fall 2021 programs and early application for Spring 2022 program)

Spanish Teaching Assistants (NALCA)
Application period: January 2021 (3:00 p.m. PT) [TBA] to April 2021 (3:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Davis-Putter Scholarship
Application period: January 2021 to April 1, 2021 (NOTE: application will be available online only through March 31, 2021)

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Winter sports application period: January 15, 2021 to April 2, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Freeman-ASIA Scholarship
Application period: February 2021 to April 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Rotary Peace Fellowship
Application period: February 2021 to May 2021 [TBA]

Korean Teaching Programs (TaLK and EPIK)
EPIK spring application period: February 2021 to May 2021 [TBA] (Fall 2021 term)
TaLK spring application period: March 2021 to June 2021 [TBA] (2:00 a.m. PT, for Fall 2021 term)

German Chancellor Fellowship 
Application period: March 15, 2021 to September 15, 2021

Fulbright U.S. Student Program and Critical Language Enhancement Award
Application period: March 2021 to October 2021 [TBA]
Initial internal deadline: September 2021 (8:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]
Internal interviews: September 2021 [TBA]
Final internal deadline: October 2021 (9:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]
National deadline: October 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal committee review

Fulbright National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship
Application period: March 2021 to October 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Spring sports application period: March 15, 2021 to June 4, 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT)

Schwarzman Scholars
Application period: April 2021 to September 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadline: August 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: September 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Institutional endorsement process

Soros Fellowship for New Americans
Application period: April 2021 to October 2021 (11:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]

Watson Fellowship
Application period: April 2021 to November 2021 [TBA]
Initial internal deadline: October 2021 [TBA]
Internal interviews: October 2021 [TBA]
Final internal deadline: November 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: November 2021 (12:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Watson Foundation interview of Whitman nominees: November 2021 to January 2022 [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Green Corps
Application period: April 2021 to mid-March 2022 [TBA]; the program is filled on a rolling basis
National deadlines: October 2021 [TBA] (early consideration), January 2022 [TBA] (later consideration); applications for the 2022 program are also accepted after these deadlines until mid-March 2022

Mitchell Scholarship
Application period: May 2021 to September 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadline: August 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: September 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Marshall Scholarship
Application period: May 2021 to September 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadline: August 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: September 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Knight-Hennessy Scholars
Application period: May 2021 to October 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadline: September 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: October 2021 (1:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Institutional endorsement process

American-Scandinavian Foundation
Application period: May 2021 to November 2021 [TBA]

Pickering Graduate Fellowship
Application period: June 2021 to September 2021 [TBA]

Rangel Graduate Fellowship
Application period: June 2021 to September 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Rhodes Scholarship
Application period: June 2021 to October 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadline: September 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: October 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship in the Arts
Architecture application period: June 2021 to September 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Music application period: June 2021 to October 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Performing Arts application period: June 2021 to October 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Fine Art, Design, Visual Communication and Film application period: June 2021 to November 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship
Application period: June 2021 to November 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Life Sciences and Geosciences application period: July 2021 to October 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Engineering, and Materials Research application period: July 2021 to October 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Psychology, Social Sciences, and STEM Education and Learning application period: July 2021 to October 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Chemistry, Mathematical Sciences, and Physics and Astronomy application period: July 2021 to October 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Blakemore Freeman Fellowship
Application period: July 2021 to December 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Erasmus Mundus Joint Master's Degree
Application period: July 2021 to March 2022 (specific deadlines vary by program)

Princeton in Asia Fellowship (PiA)
Application period: August 2021 to October 2021 (9:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]

Luce Scholars
Application period: August 2021 to November 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadline: October 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: November 2021 [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

AAUW International Fellowship
Application period: August 2021 to November 2021 (9:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

AAUW Selected Professions Fellowship
Application period: August 2021 to December 2021 (9:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Korean Teaching Programs (TaLK and EPIK)
EPIK fall application period: August 2021, 9:00 a.m. KST (5:00 p.m. PT) to January 2022 [TBA] (Spring 2022 term); the application may close ahead of the deadline
TaLK fall application period: September 2021 to November 2021 [TBA] (Spring 2022 term)

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)
Application period: August 2021 to November 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

NIH Oxford-Cambridge Biomedical Scholars Program
Application period: August 2021 to December 2021 [TBA]

Truman Scholarship
Application period: August 2021 to February 2022 [TBA]
Initial internal deadline: December 2021 [TBA]
Final internal deadline: January 2022 [TBA]
National deadline: February 2022 [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Payne International Development Fellowship
Application period: August 2021 to November 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Boren Fellowship
Application period: August 2021 to January 2022 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Boren Summer STEM Program
Application period: August 2021 to February 2022 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Boren Undergraduate Scholarship
Application period: August 2021 to February 2022 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Hertz Foundation Fellowship
Application period: August 2021 to October 2021 [TBA]

Coro Fellowship
Application period: August 2021 to January 2022 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Gilman International Scholarship
Fall application period: August 2021 to October 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT, for Spring 2022 program and early application for Summer and Fall 2022 programs) [TBA]

Critical Language Scholarship
Application period: August 2021 to November 2021 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Princeton in Africa Fellowship (PiAf)
Application period: August 2021 to October 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Echoing Green Fellowship
Application period: September 2021 to October 2021 (11:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]

Bridging Scholarship
Fall application period: September 2021 to October 2021 [TBA] (Spring 2022 program)

Humanity in Action Fellowship
Application period: September 2021 to January 2022 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Internal deadline: December 2021 [TBA]

Killam Fellowship
Application period: September 2021 to January 2022 [TBA]

Gates Cambridge Scholarship
U.S. citizens normally resident in the United States application period: September 2021 to October 2021 [TBA]
International applicants and U.S. citizens living abroad application period: September 2021 to December 2021 or January 2022 (date dependant on course) [TBA]
Internal deadlines: September 2021 [TBA] (U.S. applicants normally resident in the United States) and November 2021 [TBA] (international applicants and U.S. citizens living abroad)

Goldwater Scholarship
Application period: September 2021 to January 2022 [TBA]
Initial internal deadline: December 2021 [TBA]
Final internal deadline: January 2022 [TBA]
National deadline: January 2022 (3:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Hollings Scholarship
Application period: September 2021 to February 2022 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
Dissertation and Postdoctoral program application period: September 2021 to December 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Predoctoral program application period: September 2021 to December 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Princeton in Latin America Fellowship (PiLA) 
Application period: September 2021 to November 2021 [TBA]

Scoville Peace Fellowship
Fall application period: September 2021 to October 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT, for Spring 2022 program) [TBA]

DAAD University Summer Course Grant
Application period: September 2021 to December 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Fall sports application period: September 2021 to January 2022 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Madison Graduate Fellowship
Application period: September 2021 to March 2022 [TBA]

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship
Application period: September 2021 to March 2022
National deadlines: November 2021, January 2022, and March 2022 (varies depending on graduate application deadline) [TBA]

PPIA Junior Summer Institute Fellowship
Application period: September 2021 to November 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Udall Scholarship
Application period: September 2021 to March 2022 [TBA]
Internal deadline: February 2022 [TBA]
National deadline: March 2022 (10:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process