Nationally Competitive Scholarships
Alfred Russell Wallace Grants
Operation Wallacea (a network of academics from European and North American universities, who design and implement biodiversity and conservation management research programmes)
U.S. undergraduate students looking to join one of the Operation Wallacea biodiversity teams
1 grant of $1500, 1 grant of $750, and 3 grants of $500
February 27, 2015 for summer 2015
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
Applicants must be Pell Grant recipients and are encouraged to select underrepresented destinations and study critical-need languages
up to $5,000; Critical Need Language Awards up to $8,000
October 7 for spring and summer (early application)
March 3 for summer (regular application), fall semester, and academic year
http://www.iie.org/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program Read More…
The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program is pleased to announce the opening of its application period and an expansion to thirty fellowships for 2015. The Fellowship welcomes applications from individuals who want to make a difference in the world through service as Foreign Service officers in the U.S. Department of State.
The Rangel Graduate Fellowship Program provides benefits of up to $95,000 over two years toward a two-year master’s degree, arranges internships on Capitol Hill and at U.S. embassies, and provides mentorship and professional development support. Read More…
Application deadline: Monday, 31 March
IFES is pleased to announce its annual Hybl Democracy Studies Fellowship Program. William Hybl, vice chairman of IFES’ Board of Directors, and wife Kathy, fund one fellowship (6–8 weeks, dates flexible) each year exclusively for graduate students at universities in the Rocky Mountain region. The Hybl Fellow receives a stipend of $5,000 and works in our international headquarters in Washington, D.C. Fellows are housed in the F. Clifton White Applied Research Center and benefit from access to IFES experts, IFES’ online Virtual Resource Center collection, and proximity to the various libraries and organizations of Washington. Read More…
Application deadline: Monday, 6 January
FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics) is now accepting applications for a fellowship that uses the conduct of lawyers and judges in Nazi Germany as a launching point for an intensive two-week early summer program about contemporary legal ethics. Applications from all law students, regardless of what field of law they are interested in, are sought. Fellowships include an all-expense paid trip from New York to Berlin, Krakow, and Oświęcim (Auschwitz), where students will work with leading faculty to explore both legal history and the ethical issues facing lawyers today. All program costs, including international Read More…
Application deadline: Friday, 15 November
The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the scholarship competition for the 2014 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program in thirteen critical foreign languages. The CLS Program provides fully funded, group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students. Languages offered: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish, and Urdu.
See application online.