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National Scholarships

National Prestigious Fellowships Available For Undergraduates

Fulbright ETA (English Teaching Assistant)

Who can apply: Graduating students with some experience living in other countries.
Description: Government scholarship covering expenses and stipend for one year teaching English in a variety of foreign countries.
Deadline: In September

Fulbright Research Grant

Who can apply: Graduating seniors with interest and experience in research fields (fluency in foreign languages sometimes required).
Description: Government scholarship given to students who have developed individually designed research projects in numerous countries around the world.
Deadline: In September

Goldwater Fellowship

Who can apply: Sophomore and junior science, technology, engineering or math students with a high GPA and research experience who plan on going into research careers.
Description: A scholarship designed to assist outstanding undergraduate students in STEM fields who intend to pursue a research career. Scholarship pays up to $7500 a year in tuition and expenses.
Deadline: In early January

Davies-Jackson Fellowship

Who can apply: Graduating seniors interested in graduate work in classics, economics, English, geography, history, human, social and political sciences, modern and medieval languages, music, philosophy, psychological and behavioral science. Must be a first-generation college students on both sides of family.
Description: Scholarship pays for two academic years (room, board and fees) of graduate study at St. John’s College, Cambridge University (UK).
Deadline: In October

Boren Fellowship

Who can apply: Graduating seniors applying to graduate school who need to learn languages of interest for national security purposes.
Description: up to $24000 for overseas study.
Deadline: In January

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship

Who can apply: Sophomores and junior who are currently receiving a Pell grant and wish to study or intern abroad.
Description: Provides up to $5000 for eligible students to do study abroad or internships overseas.
Deadline: In January

Truman Scholarship

Who can apply: College juniors planning to pursue career in public service with record of community and public service.
Description: Provides up to $30,000 to the cost of graduate education in public service career.
Deadline: In January

Questions? Contact

Dr. Rebecca Saulsbury Bravard

Associate Professor of English
National Fellowships Director

Christoverson - Room 308

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