Please, be aware that opportunities listed here have specific application processes & deadlines, so always contact the sponsoring institution for the most up-to-date information. This page is updated as we receive information about opportunities.
Lists & Multiple Opportunities Sponsored by One Entity
- American Indian College Fund
The American Indian College Fund provides scholarships and other support for the American Indian students.
Art Deadlines List
monthly newsletter providing information about internships, scholarships, residencies, fellowships, grants, funding, financial aid, & other opportunities for artists, art educators, & art students of all ages.
American Political Science Association (APSA)
1527 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington DC 20036-1206
lists fellowships, grants, research & other funding opportunities for undergraduate, graduate & post-doctoral students-also listservs, discussion groups, newsletters, general career information & job listings
ScienceWise.com: the Workplace for Science & Engineering
The Minority On-Line Information Service (MOLIS) is your source for information on minority institutions & minority targeted opportunities
Associated Western Universities, Inc.
AWU administers research internship, fellowship, & scholarship programs. Since 1959, AWU has partnered with government & academia to offer students & postgraduates hands-on research opportunities.
AWU also offers collaborative research programs, peer review administration, & provides science advisors & consultants
The Diversity Network
Nonprofit Ventures, Inc.
send email to them directly from their website through a form under"Contact Us"
Many Diversity Network organizations offer fellowships & internships with typical salaries ranging from $1,500 for a 6 week summer internship to $28,000 for yearlong fellowships. These positions may include academic scholarships & housing & and can be for undergraduate, graduates & change of career professionals.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is an online database of over 8,500 foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers. Low monthly, three-month, and yearly subscription rates. Social Science Research Council (SSRC)
810 Seventh Avenue
New York NY 10019
The Social Science Research Council is an independent, nongovernmental, not-for-profit international organization that seeks to advance social science throughout the world & supports research, education & scholarly exchange on every continent.
The Cornell University Graduate School Fellowship Database
This is a database of more than 600 fellowships, the majority from non-Cornell sources. Further inquiries regarding fellowships listed should be directed at the sponsoring organization, not at the Cornell Graduate Fellowships Office.
The database can be sorted to view lists of opportunities for: Biological Sciences, Humanities, Minorities, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Study Abroad & Women.
The NEBHE's Mission & Goals are:
Increase educational opportunities & services in New England
Promote regional coordination & efficient use of educational resources among New England's six state governments & the region's more than 260 public & independent colleges & universities
Analyze & publish regional information related to higher education & the economy
Sponsor & conduct policy studies & forums on issues in higher education
Explore & strengthen the connection between higher education & economic development in New England
You will need to commit both time and effort to identifying potential funding sources. The information presented at scholarships.binghampton.edu provides you with some good starting points.
More opportunities will be listed here as we become aware of them.
Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN Fellowships)
The current academic areas of national need, as determined by the US Department of Education are: biology, chemistry, computer & information science, engineering,geological science, mathematics & physics. The multi-year GAANN fellowship stipend, based on financial need, is currently set at the $21,500. An institutional payment of $11,296 is also sent to the school to cover tuition & required fees.
Students cannot apply for GAANN Fellowships. Universities apply for GAANN grants &, if funded, award the fellowships to eligible graduate students.
A current list of the 2003-04 GAANN recipients (funded universities & academic disciplines) can be found at: http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsgaann/gaanngrantees2003.pdf
Also: See the listing for Marquette University's GAANN Fellowship in Biology below.
The American Physiological Society
Physiology Fellowships for Minority Students
The American Physiological Society is accepting applications for doctoral fellowships in the physiological sciences for minority students.
Who is eligible: African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Native Pacific Islander students who are American citizens or permanent residents and who are pursuing doctoral studies in physiology
Deadlines for applications: June 15 and January 15
Total amount to be awarded and number of awards: not specified.
Amount of individual awards: $18,000 for one year, renewable for a second year
eco.org: the Environmental Careers Organization
This site lists many public and private sector internships & career opportunities for those interested in environmental work.
American Indian Science & Engineering Society-AISES
Frederick Douglass Teaching Scholars
The State System of Higher Education (SSHE) for Pennsylvania is offering summer teaching opportunities to graduate students entering the final year of terminal degree programs & preparing to be college teachers. These summer teaching positions are available at four system universities: Clarion University of PA, Indiana University of PA, Lock Haven University of PA, & West Chester University of PA. The purpose of the positions is to attract graduate students from historically underrepresented & underserved populations. Selected scholars will teach and/or co-teach one course during one of the two 5-week Summer Sessions.
This program is designed to give these graduate students teaching experience & to explore employment opportunities within a university setting, which is committed to cultural diversity. This is in keeping with the spirit of Douglass? life of public service & the Universities mission to be a source of encouragement to the African American, Native American, Hispanic American, & Asian American communities.
Minimum requirements are: Applicants must be US citizens. Masters degree required & doctoral or ABD preferred; academic background in one of the fields taught; & at least three favorable letters of recommendation from faculty or professionals in the student?s field, including the student?s advisor. Preferred: experience teaching or as teaching assistant. Scholars will be compensated as adjunct faculty, according to each university?s collective bargaining agreement. Scholars are expected to live in on-campus housing in an apartment that will be provided at no charge & to participate in campus activities. Priority consideration will be given to applications postmarked by January 26, 2004.
For information on each university please contact:
Please, send TWO copies of application to:
Office of Academic & Student Affairs
Attention: Douglass Summer Scholars
State System of Higher Education
2986 North Second Street
Harrisburg PA 17110
The American Psychological Association
Minority Fellowship Program
750 First Street NE
Washington DC 20002-4242
The American Psychological Association Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) supports the training of researchers & practitioners.
The National Academies
Policy & Global Affairs
2101 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington DC 20418
The Fellowship Programs Unit of PGA administers predoctoral, dissertation, postdoctoral, & other fellowship programs for advanced study in research-based disciplines.
Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program
Higher Education Programs
U.S. Department of Education
1990 K Street, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20006-8521
phone: (202) 502-7700
The program provides financial assistance to students who have demonstrated (1) superior academic ability & achievement; (2) exceptional promise; & (3) financial need to undertake graduate study leading to a doctoral degree or Master of Fine Arts (MFA).
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation
Princeton NJ 08543-5281
The Foundation has three broad areas of concern: A Liberal Arts Renaissance, Access & Opportunity, & Partnerships for Learning. Its programs include fellowships for graduate study, professional development for teachers, educational opportunities for women & minorities, relating the academy to society, & national service.
GAANN Fellowship in Biology at Marquette University
Dale Noel, PhD
Director of the GAANN Program
Marquette University is proud to announce it has received a grant from the US Department of Education to support graduate students in its Department of Biological Sciences. The Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowships support students for up to 3 years of full-time graduate studies leading to the PhD.
Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission
John Foster House
36 Gordon Square
London WC1H 0PF
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to forty Scholars are selected each year to study either at graduate or occasionally undergraduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.
Office of the American Secretary, The Rhodes Scholarship Trust
Elliot F. Gerson
8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 240
Vienna, Virginia 22182
Rhodes Scholars are elected for two years of study at the University of Oxford, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. All educational costs, such as matriculation, tuition, laboratory & certain other fees, are paid on the Scholar's behalf by the Rhodes Trustees. Each Scholar receives in addition a maintenance allowance adequate to meet necessary expenses for term-time & vacations. The Rhodes Trustees cover the necessary costs of travel to & from Oxford, & upon application, may approve additional grants for research purposes or study-related travel.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
44115 Woodridge Parkway, Suite 200
Lansdowne VA 20176-5199
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship Program awards scholarships to college seniors or recent graduates to attend graduate programs. The scholarships provide funding for tuition, room & board, books, & other required fees for the length of the graduate degree program, up to six years.
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship & Excellence in Education Foundation
6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315
pringfield VA 22150-2519
fax: 703-756-6015 0
This scholarship honors Senator Barry Goldwater through the operation of an education scholarship program, financed by a permanent trust fund endowment, designed to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, & engineering.
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
712 Jackson Place, NW
Washington DC 20006
recorded information line: 202.395.7429
The Truman Scholarship is a merit-based grant awarded to undergraduate students who wish financial support to attend graduate or professional school in preparation for careers in government.
The Morris K. Udall Foundation
2000 K Street, NW, Suite 303
Tucson AZ 85701-1922
Each year, the Foundation awards 80 undergraduate scholarships to juniors & seniors in fields related to the environment, & to Native American & Alaska Natives in fields related to health care or tribal policy.
The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
130 South Scott Avenue
Washington DC 20006
The Foundation offers James Madison Fellowships to a select group of individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution.
The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships
4201 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington VA 22230
NSF Graduate Fellowships offer recognition & 3 years of support for advanced study to outstanding graduate students in the mathematical, physical, biological, engineering, & behavioral & social sciences, including the history of science & the philosophy of science, & to research-based PhD degrees in science education.
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
400 West 59th Street
New York NY 100190
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans provide opportunities for continuing generations of able & accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields.
The UNCF-Merck Science Initiative is dedicated to expanding the pool of world-class African American biomedical scientists.
National Association of Fellowships Advisors