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.

Watch this space!

Upcoming information sessions, time/day TBA:

U.S. Student Fulbright grants

Graduate Study abroad: finding a program and funding it

Carson grants and the Presidential Scholarship: internal grants to fund your summer!

Scholarships and summer programs for STEM students


Watch this space!

Application help sessions, time/day TBA:

Writing personal statements for scholarships

How to turn an idea into a proposal



Upcoming Deadlines!

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Public Policy Fellowship: February 4

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Graduate Fellowship: February 4

UK Summer Institutes: February 6

Carson Scholarship: March 4

Udall Scholarship: March 7

Presidential Scholarship: March 18

Scholarship Opportunities

External Scholarship Awardees

2017-18 Awardees of External Scholarships

Coutney Ibabao

U.S. Student Fulbright Grant

Hania Marien '17

U.S. Student Fulbright Grant, alternate

Shoshana Jarvis

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Donald Swen

Critical Language Scholarship

Internal Scholarship Awardees

2017-18 Presidential Scholarship

Elizabeth Corpuz

Paige Spradlin

2017-2018 Carson Scholarship

Ilan Palacios Avineri

Nathan Boone

Kathryn Bordona

Moira Eaton

Paige Fredenberg

Jay Hadfield

Diane Jung

Jonathan Louangrath

Zhen Zhen McMahon

Rebecca Nicholes

Estefania Ramos Torres

Maya Roussell

Lydia Savelli

Kyla Shade

Sydney Sundell

Max Turetsky

2017-18 College Colloquium Student Research Scholarship

Benjamin Burton

Kristianna Drum Bento

Samuel Johnston

Evan Kohne