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)

Green Corps
Application period: rolling basis throughout the year
National deadline: January 31, 2020, but applications are also accepted after this date, throughout the year

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

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

German Chancellor Fellowship 
Application period: March 15, 2020 to September 15, 2020

Fulbright U.S. Student Program and Critical Language Enhancement Award
Application period: March 31, 2020 to October 13, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
Initial internal deadline: September 7, 2020 (8:00 a.m. PT)
Internal interviews: September 21-25, 2020 [tentative] (study/research projects) and September 21-25, 2020 [tentative] (ETAs)
Final internal deadline: October 9, 2020
National deadline: October 13, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal committee review

Fulbright - National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship
Application period: March 31, 2020 to October 13, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)

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

Schwarzman Scholars
Application period: April 15, 2020 to September 22, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)
Internal deadline: August 31, 2020
National deadline: September 22, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Watson Fellowship
Application period: April 30, 2020 to November 2, 2020 (12:00 p.m. PT)
Initial internal deadline: October 5, 2020
Internal interviews: October 2020 [TBA]
Final internal deadline: October 29, 2020 [tentative]
National deadline: November 2, 2020 (12:00 p.m. PT)
Watson Foundation interview of Whitman nominees: November 2020 to January 2021 [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Mitchell Scholarship
Application period: May 1, 2020 to September 25, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
Internal deadline: September 8, 2020
National deadline: September 25, 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process


Knight-Hennessy Scholars
Application period: May 1, 2020 to October 14, 2020 (1:00 p.m. PT)
Internal deadline: September 14, 2020
National deadline: October 14, 2020 (1:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

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

Madison Graduate Fellowship
Application period: May 2020 to March 2021 (1:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Marshall Scholarship
Application period: June 5, 2020 to September 28, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Internal deadline: September 8, 2020
National deadline: September 25, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

Pickering Graduate Fellowship
Application period: June 2020 to September 2020 [TBA]

Rangel Graduate Fellowship
Application period: June 2020 to September 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Rhodes Scholarship
Application period: July 2020 to October 7, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)
Internal deadline: September 8, 2020
National deadline: October 7, 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Internal nomination process

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Life Sciences and Geosciences application period: July 2020 to October 19, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Engineering, and Materials Research application period: July 2020 to October 20, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Psychology, Social Sciences, and STEM Education and Learning application period: July 2020 to October 22, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)
Chemistry, Mathematical Sciences, and Physics and Astronomy application period: July 2020 to October 23, 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT)

AAUW International Fellowship
Application period: July 2020 to November 2020 (9:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

AAUW Selected Professions Fellowship
Application period: July 2020 to December 2020 (9:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

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

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

Princeton in Asia Fellowship (PiA)
Application period: August 2020 to October 2020 (9:00 a.m. PT) [TBA]

Princeton in Africa Fellowship (PiAf)
Application period: August 2020 to October 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Hertz Foundation Fellowship
Application period: August 2020 to October 2020 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Gilman International Scholarship
Fall application period: August 2020 to October 6, 2020 (11:59 p.m. PT, for Spring 2021 program and early application for Summer and Fall 2021 programs)

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

Payne International Development Fellowship
Application period: August 2020 to November 2020 [TBA]

NIH Oxford-Cambridge Biomedical Scholars Program
Application period: August 2020 to December 2020 [TBA]

Korean Teaching Programs (TaLK and EPIK)
EPIK fall application period: August 2020 to January 2021 [TBA] (Spring 2021 term)
TaLK fall application period: September 2020 to November 2020 [TBA] (Spring 2021 term)

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

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

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

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Fall sports application period: August 2020 to January 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Winter sports application period: August 2020 to April 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Spring sports application period: August 2020 to June 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

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

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

Scoville Peace Fellowship
Fall application period: September 1, 2020 to October 2, 2020 (Spring 2021 program)

DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship
Application period: September 2020 to November 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

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

Critical Language Scholarship (U.S. Department of State)
Application period: September 2020 to November 2020 (5:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Princeton in Latin America Fellowship (PiLA) 
Application period: September 2020 to November 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Public Policy and International Affairs Program (PPIA)
Application period: September 2020 to November 2020 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching Program)
Application period: September 2020 to November 2020 [TBA]
Internal deadline: October 2020 [TBA]
National deadline: November 2020, 11:59 p.m. HST (November 2020, 1:59 a.m. PT) [TBA]

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
Application period: September 2020 to December 2020 [TBA]
National deadlines: December 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA] (dissertation and postdoctoral programs); December 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA] (predoctoral program)

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)
Application period: September 2020 to December 2020 [TBA]

DAAD University Summer Course Grant
Application period: September 2020 to December 2020 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Gates Cambridge Scholarship
Application period: September 2020 to January 2021 [TBA]
Internal deadlines: September 2020 [TBA] (U.S. applicants) and November 2020 [TBA] (international applicants and U.S. citizens living abroad)
National deadlines: October 2020 [TBA] (U.S. applicants) and December 2020 and January 2021 [TBA] (international applicants and U.S. citizens living abroad, date dependant on course)

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

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

Hollings Scholarship
Application period: September 1, 2020 to January 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

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

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

Truman Scholarship
Application period: September 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

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship
Application period: September 2020 to March 2021 [TBA]
National deadlines: October 2020 [TBA], December 2020 [TBA], January 2021 [TBA], and March 2021 [TBA] (varies depending on graduate application deadline)

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

Coro Fellowship
Application period: October 2020 to January 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Emerson Hunger Fellowship
Application period: October 2020 to January 2021 [TBA]

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

French Teaching Assistants Program (TAPIF)
Application period: October 2020 to January 2021 [TBA]

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
NOTE: Internal nomination process

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

DAAD RISE Summer Internship
Application period: November 2020 to December 2020 (2:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

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

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

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

FAO Schwarz Fellowship
Application period: November 1, 2020 to February 15, 2021 (8:59 p.m. PT)

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)

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

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

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)

Davis-Putter Scholarship
Application period: January 2021 to April 2021 [TBA] (NOTE: application available online only through March 2021 [TBA])

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

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] (Fall 2021 term)

German Chancellor Fellowship 
Application period: March 2021 to September 2021 [TBA]

Fulbright U.S. Student Program and Critical Language Enhancement Award
Application period: March 2021 to October 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Initial internal deadline: September 2021 [TBA]
Internal interviews: September 2021 [TBA] (study/research projects) and September 2021 [TBA] (ETAs)
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]

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

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

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

Watson Fellowship
Application period: April 2021 to November 2021 (12:00 p.m. PT) [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

Mitchell Scholarship
Application period: May 2021 to September 2021 (2:00 p.m. PT) [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 (5:00 p.m. PT) [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 (1:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
Internal deadline: September 2021 [TBA]
National deadline: October 2021 (1:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]
NOTE: Internal nomination process

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

Madison Graduate Fellowship
Application period: May 2021 to March 2022 (1:00 p.m. PT) [TBA]