Student Academic Grants and Awards

Welcome, students! In these pages we will introduce you to a myriad of opportunities, and provide a range of resources to help you decide where you are going and how to get there. Here you'll find information on a variety of competitive grants and scholarships, links to scholarship foundation home pages, and plenty of practical advice from programs and past applicants to help you put together an outstanding application.

Welcome, faculty! Here you will find advice about writing recommendation letters, and samples of letters that can help you understand what specific programs look for in applicants and recommendations.

Info Session

Post-Grad Study/Service Abroad Info Meeting

Interested in post-graduate study or service abroad? Join us on Wednesday, September 6, in the World Language Studio from 4-5 pm to learn more.

Info Session

Programs for Students Interested in Social Justice/Policy

Are you passionate about social justice? Interested in learning more about opportunities to create policy around social justice? Come join us on Wednesday, October 4, in Collins 323 from 4-5 pm to learn more about programs for those interested in social justice or policy.


Upcoming Deadlines!

School is just starting but there are already various deadlines coming up for many scholarships or fellowships.

Campus deadlines for the George J. Mitchell Scholarship and the Rhodes Scholarship are September 1, and the Marshall Scholarship deadline is September 4. The Fulbright campus deadline is September 12.

Check out these or other programs by clicking on the button below!

Scholarship Opportunities

External Scholarship Awardees

2016-17 Awardees of External Scholarships

Peter Henry

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Jonathan Saunders

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Donald Swen

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

George Zenker

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Internal Scholarship Awardees

2016-17 Presidential Scholarship

Abigail Lahnert

Lindsay Lutes

2016-2017 Carson Scholarship

Wil Bakula

Olivia Barry

Maribel Carrazco Padilla

Casey Dobbert

Zoe Gantner

Molly Jones

Tessa Konik

Charlotte Lerner-Wright

Gretal Menzies

Therese Nguyen

Salome Paul

Elle Wilson

2016-17 College Colloquium Student Research Scholarship

Gia Dacayanan

Michelle Hicks

Dana Kehrly

Melissa Legaria Cisneros

Diana Marquez Guerrero