Skip to content

Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities

Below is a list of prestigious scholarships we can help you prepare and apply for. Please let us know if you have any questions about the process, including eligibility, qualifications or timing.

Amgen Scholars Program

Description: Research opportunities at select universities in the U.S. and Japan

Eligibility: Undergraduate sophomores, juniors, and non-graduating seniors, must be U.S. citizen for U.S. program

Application Deadline: Early February

Learn More

Benjamin A. Gilman International

Description: Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

Supports undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies or credit-bearing internships abroad

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduate students receiving Federal Pell Grant funding

Application Deadline: Spring: October, Summer/Fall/Academic Year: March

Learn More

Boren Scholarship and Fellowship

Description: Opportunities to study in geographic regions deemed critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in existing study abroad programs

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students

Application Deadline: January of program year

Learn More

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)

Description: Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

Opportunities to study critical foreign languages through participating in summer intensive

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduate students

Application deadline: November before program year

 

Learn More

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Description: Supports undergraduate study, senior thesis research and/or internships in Germany

Eligibility: Undergraduate sophomores and juniors

Application deadline: January

Learn More

Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Description: Funds graduate study/research in any discipline available at the University of Cambridge

Eligibility: Undergraduates and recent graduates

Application deadline: U.S. citizens: mid-October, non U.S. citizens: Early December

Learn More

Fulbright

Description: Awards grants for individually designed study/research projects, or English Teaching Assistant

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students

Application deadline: Early October

Learn More

Marshall Scholarship

Description: Funds two year graduate study programs at any UK institution

Eligibility: Undergraduate students and recent graduates

Application Deadline: Early October

Learn More

Rhodes Scholarship

Description: Funds two years of graduate study at Oxford University

Eligibility: U.S. citizen, must receive B.A. before October 1st in the year following selection

Application Deadline: First Wednesday of October

Learn More

The Luce Scholars Program in Asia

Description: Provides stipends, language training, and individualized professional placements in Asia

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students

Application Deadline: Early November

Learn More

Schwarzman Scholarship

Description: Opportunity to pursue a one year Master’s degree in Public Policy, Economics and Business, or International Studies through the Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.

Eligibility: Undergraduate students and recent graduates

Application Deadline: Early October

Learn More

U.S. Borlaug Fellows Research Grant

Description: U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Graduate Research Grant

Supports graduate research related to food insecurity in a developing country

Eligibility: U.S. citizen graduate students

Application Deadline: Mid-April

Learn More

Global Health Corps

Description: One year placement opportunities in NGOs and government agencies in sub-Saharan Africa and the U.S. to work on projects related to building health equity

Eligibility: Undergraduate and graduate students

Application Deadline: Early February

Learn More

Mickey Leland International

Description: Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Program

Two year placement opportunity with international development organizations including international and local NGOs, U.S. government agencies and multilateral organizations

Eligibility: Graduate degree or equivalent experience in relative discipline

Application Deadline: Late January

Learn More

The Morris K. and Stewart L. Udall

Description: The Morris K. and Stewart L. Udall Foundation

Awards scholarships to undergraduate sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment

Eligibility: Undergraduate sophomores and juniors, for Tribal Policy and Native Health Care programs must be American Indian or Alaskan Native

Application Deadline: Early March

 

Learn More

Barry Goldwater Scholarship

Description: Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program

Funds students who intend to pursue careers in science, engineering, or mathematics

Eligibility: Undergraduate Students

Application Deadline: Late January

Learn More

Columbia Summer Public Health Scholars

Description: Columbia Summer Public Health Scholars Program

Offers course work and hands-on field experiences for undergraduates looking to increase their interest in and knowledge of public health and biomedical science careers

Eligibility: U.S. citizen or permanent resident undergraduate students

Application Deadline: Late January

Learn More

The Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship

Description: The Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship

Funds education costs of students of the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences who want to pursue their PhD

Eligibility: U.S. citizen or permanent resident undergraduate seniors or current PhD students

Learn More

National Science Foundation

Description: National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program

Supports students pursing research-based Master’s and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at accredited U.S. institutions

Eligibility: U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident, undergraduate seniors and recent graduates

Application Deadline: Late October and early November

 

Learn More

Public Service and Leadership

Boren Fellowship

Learn More

Charles B. Rangle International Affairs

Description: Charles B. Rangle International Affairs Program

Funds two year Master’s degree programs to study fields relevant to the U.S. Foreign Service (international relations, public policy, public administration, languages, or business administration) at a U.S. institution

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduate students and recent graduates

Application Deadline: mid-January

Learn More

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award

Description: Provides stipends for graduating seniors to engage in meaningful public service projects for up to one year in the U.S. or abroad

Eligibility: Undergraduate seniors

Application Deadline: mid-January

Learn More

Truman Scholarship

Description: Supports students pursuing graduate education in preparation for careers in government, the non-profit sector, or public service

Eligibility: U.S. citizen undergraduates with junior year standing

Application Deadline: Early February

Learn More

Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

Description: Supports high achieving students with financial need to pursue a doctoral degree in the arts, humanities and social sciences

Eligibility: U.S citizens, U.S. nationals or permanent U.S. residents, undergraduate and current doctoral students

Application Deadline: late September

Learn More

James Madison Graduate Fellowship

Description: Funds students pursuing graduate education to become a teacher of American history, American government, or social studies at the secondary school level

Eligibility: U.S. citizen and U.S national undergraduate seniors and graduate students

Application Deadline: Early March

 

Learn More

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship

Description: Supports New Americans for up to two years of graduate study in the United States

Eligibility: Undergraduate seniors, Must be a New American (a naturalized citizen, green card holder or DACA recipient if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in this country)

Application Deadline: Early November

Learn More
Contact Information

Dean of the College

Location
  • Alumni and Student Engagement Center, Room 222
    950 Main Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
Office Hours
  • To schedule an appointment with the Dean, please call 1-508-793-7671.