Prestigious Graduate Scholarships
I encourage you to talk with me as early as possible in your college career if you have an interest in any of the opportunities listed below. Just e-mail Jim Hohenbary at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (785) 532-3422 to set an appointment.
Please note domestic and international opportunities are listed separately.
American Association of University Women Fellowships
Deadline: November 15, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
American, International Student, and Selected Professions options available.
Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program
Deadline: January 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Supports students interested in working for the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship
Deadline: Variable Campus Deadline: None
U.S. Dept. of Transportation program for students in a wide variety fields whose interests relate to transportation (any mode)
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship
Deadline: January 8, 2019 Campus Deadline: None
For students interested in higher education careers and diversity.
Deadline:October 24, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Funds graduate study related to the applied physical sciences.
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program
Deadline: September 12, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Full funding for study at Stanford (all majors).
James Madison Memorial Fellowship
Deadline: March 1, 2019 Campus Deadline: None
Masters funding for current/future teachers in social studies, history and government.
National Defense Science & Engineering Fellowship
Deadline: Dec. 7, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Fully funds three years of graduate in STEM fields of interest to DoD.
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship
Deadline: October 22 -26, 2018 (varies by field) Campus Deadline: None
Three years of funding in any NSF-supported field.
Nuclear Energy University Fellowships (DOE)
For science and engineering students interested in nuclear energy.
Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship
Deadline: April 15, 2019 Campus Deadline: March 1, 2019
For first year of graduate or professional school. Each chapter can only nominate ONE individual.
Phi Kappa Phi Dissertation Fellowship
Deadline:November 30, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
For active members completing doctoral candidates. $10,000 award.
Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship
Deadline: September 20, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
For students interested in careers in the U.S. Foreign Service.
Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program
Deadline:September 17, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Like Pickering, supports graduate study that targets employment with the U.S. Foreign Service.
SMART ScholarshipDeadline:December 1, 2018 Campus Deadline: None Full tuition plus stipend for STEM majors interested in DoD research careers.
Deadline: November 1, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
For "New Americans" (as defined by Soros) in any discipline.
Deadline: February 5, 2019 Campus Deadline: March 2019 (for the 2020 competition)
For students who aspire to careers in public service. Four nominees per school.
Deadline: January 30, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Supports study in countries "critical to national security" but underrepresented in study abroad.
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
Deadline: scholarship option varies Campus Deadline: None
Study and/or research in Germany (multiple options available).
Endeavour Scholarships & Fellowships
Deadline: TBA Campus Deadline: None
Study in Australia.
Erasmus Mundus Scholarships
Deadline: varies October - January Campus Deadline: None
European Union program to facilitate Masters study in multi-country graduate programs.
Fulbright U.S. Student Grant
Deadline: October 9, 2018 Campus Deadline: August 31, 2018
Funds an academic year abroad for study, research or teach English abroad. Over 135 different host countries.
Deadline: October 10, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Graduate degree at Cambridge in the United Kingdom.
Deadline: October 1, 2018 Campus Deadline: March 2019 (for October 2019 competition)
One-three years of graduate study at any university in the United Kingdom.
Deadline: Sept. 28, 2018 Campus Deadline:March 2019 (for 2019 competition)
One year of graduate study at any university in Ireland or Northern Ireland.
Deadline: October 3, 2018 Campus Deadline: March 2019 (for 2019 competition)
One-three years of graduate study at Oxford in the United Kingdom.
Deadlines: Spring semester (variable)
Several distinct programs (coordination with Manhattan Rotary Club required).
Deadline: September 27, 2018 Campus Deadline: None
Special one-year program through Tsinghua University in Beijing.