Academic Resources

Fellowships Office

Major Fellowship Deadlines by Month
Month
January February March
April May June
July August September
October November December


The following major fellowships, scholarships and summer internships are listed in alphabetical order by the proper name of the granting foundation according to the deadline for submitting applications. Thus the information about Goldwater Scholarships is listed under "Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships." It is the ultimatly responsibility of each student (not the SJU Fellowships Office) to verify the deadlines listed for each fellowship / scholarship / summer internship, since deadlines listed below are subject to change periodically by the granting foundation. It is IMPORTANT for a student applying for a fellowship, scholarship or summer internship to begin the application process way in advance of the deadline, in order to have all the necessary documents ready for submission in proper order. It is only courteous to request letters of reference at least 6 weeks to a month in advance of when they are needed.

Consult Individual Website for Deadline

Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (Graduating Seniors)
Deadline: Consult Website for recruitment contact and schedule.
Japan Exchange and Teaching Program's Homepage

Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: Contact Local Rotary Club.
Rotary Scholarship's Homepage

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January:

American Psychological Association's Minority Fellowship Program Clinical Training Fellowships (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: January 15th of each year.
American Psychological Association's Fellowships Homepage

Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program (Seniors, but NOT those applying to graduate school)
Deadline: January 15th of each year.
Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program Homepage

Consortium for Graduate Study in Management (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: GMAT and interview are required. Best date to apply is before December 1st of each year for "early" reply, or at the latest by January 15th.
Consortium for Graduate Study in Management's Homepage

Department of Homeland Security Scholarship (Sophomores, and Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: mid-January of each year. Consult website for exact dates and schedule.
Homeland Security Scholarship Homepage

McKnight Doctoral Fellowship Program (Seniors applying for graduate school)
Deadline: January 15th of each year.
McKnight Doctoral Fellowship Program's Homepage

Jackson Laboratory Summer Student Program Scholarships (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: around January 21st of each year.
Jackson Laboratory Summer Student Program's Homepage

Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: Late January
Rangel Fellowship Homepage

Josephine de Karman Fellowships (Juniors entering Senior year)
Deadline: January 31st of each year.
Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust

NSEP ( David L. Boren Fellowships )
Deadline: end of January each year.
David L. Boren Fellowships Homepage

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February:

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships (Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: early February of each year, though some material should be requested in the previous December (applicant must be nominated by SJU).
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships Homepage

American Society of Microbiology Summer Research Grants
Deadline: early February of each year.
American Society of Microbiology's Homepage

Global Change Education Summer Internship Program (Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: early February each year.
Global Education Program's Homepage

Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships (Sophomores)
Deadline: early February each year.
Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships Homepage

Wellstone Fellowships
Deadline: early February each year.
Wellstone Fellowships Homepage

Harry S. Truman Scholarships (Juniors who are considering applying to graduate school in their Senior year)
Deadline: early February of each year.
The Harry S. Truman Foundation

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution's Summer Student Fellowships (Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: mid-February of each year.
Woods Hole Summer Fellowships Homepage

Intercollegiate Studies Institute Henry Salvatori Fellowship Program (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: February 28th of each year, but it is important to consult their website.
Intercollegiate Studies Institute's Homepage

Intercollegiate Studies Institute Richard M. Weaver Fellowship Program (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: February 15th of each year, but it is important to consult their website.
Richard M. Weaver Fellowships Homepage

Intercollegiate Studies Institute Western Civilization Fellowship Program (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: February 15th of each year, but it is important to consult their website.
Western Civilization Fellowships Homepage

Intercollegiate Studies Institute William E. Simon Program (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: February 15th of each year, but it is important to consult their website.
William E. Simon Fellowships Homepage

James A. Finnegan Foundation Internships (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: early February of each year.
James A. Finnegan Foundation's Homepage

National Security Education Program: David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships for Study Abroad (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: early February of each year.
David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships Homepage

Hudson River Tibor T. Polgar Summertime Grant Program (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: mid-February of each year.
Hudson River Foundation's Homepage

Order Sons of Italy in America (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: Late February
Order Sons of Italy in American Homepage

Lighthouse Career Incentive Awards (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: late February of each year.
Lighthouse Homepage

National Institutes of Health, Undergraduate Scholarship Program (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: February 28
National Institutes of Health's Homepage

University of Massachusetts Medical School Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship Program (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline:February 28
University of Massachusetts Medical School Summer Program's Website

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March:

Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: March (for fall); October (for spring). Please consult their homepage for exact deadlines.
Bridging Scholarships Homepage

James Madison Memorial Fellowships (Seniors)
Deadline: early March of each year.
James Madison Memorial Fellowships Homepage

Morris K. Udall Foundation Scholarships (Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: early March of each year.
Morris K. Udall Foundation's Homepage

Eagleton Fellowship Program, Rutgers University (Seniors applying to Rutgers)
Deadline: early March of each year.
Eagleton Fellowships Homepage

Saint Andrew's Society of Philadelphia Scholarships (Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: early March of each year.
Saint Andrew's Society Scholarships Homepage

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: March 15 of each year. Applicant must be nominated by SJU faculty representative.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Homepage

American Institute for Economic Research Summer Fellowships in Economics (Seniors)
Deadline: mid-March of each year.
American Institute for Economic Research's Homepage

April:

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships (Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: early April of each year for Fall term /academic-year programs. Spring-term programs have a deadline of late September.
Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarships Homepage

American Institute for Foreign Study International Scholarships (Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: April 15 (for fall); October 15 (for spring).
American Institute for Foreign Study's Homepage

Spanish Ministry of Education Teaching Grants (Seniors)
Deadline: mid-April 15 of each year.
Spanish Ministry of Education 's Homepage

The Ralph Flamminio Memorial Journalism Scholarship\
Deadline: mid-April of each year.
Flamminio Memorial Homepage

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September:

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships (Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: Spring-term programs have a deadline of late September. Early April of each year for Fall term /academic-year programs
Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarships Homepage

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October:

American Institute for Foreign Study International Scholarships (Sophomores, Juniors)
Deadline: early October (for spring): mid-April (for fall).
American Institute for Foreign Study's Homepage

Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, not for Seniors applying to graduate schools)
Deadline: early October (for spring); March (for fall). Please consult their homepage for exact deadlines.
Bridging Scholarships Homepage

George J. Mitchell Scholarships (Seniors interested in one-year of post-graduate studies in Ireland)
Deadline: early October of each year.
George J. Mitchell Scholarships Homepage

Jacob K. Javits Fellowships (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: early October of each year.
Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Homepage

Marshall Scholarship Program (Seniors applying for graduate study or occasionally undergraduate study at a university in the United Kingdom)
Deadline: early October of each year.
Marshall Scholarships Homepage

Rhodes Scholarships (Seniors wishing to study at Oxford University, England)
Deadline: early October of each year.
Rhodes Scholarships Homepage

Gates Cambridge Scholarships (Seniors applying to Cambridge University, England)
Deadline: Several deadlines, but an important one is mid-October of each year. Please consult website for exact information..
Gates Cambridge Foundation's Homepage

Hispanic Scholarship Fund (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: October 15th of each year.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund's Homepage

American Graduate Fellowships (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: mid-October of each year.
American Graduate Fellowships Homepage

Fulbright Grants (Seniors)
Deadline: mid-October of each year. .
Fulbright Homepage

American Political Science Association's Minority Fellowships (Seniors applying to graduate School)
Deadline: late October of each year.
American Political Science Association

Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships (Seniors applying for graduate school)
Deadline: late October of each year.
Hertz Foundation's Homepage

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November:

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: November 1st of each year.
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships Homepage

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships (Seniors applying for graduate school)
Deadline: early November of each year.
N.S.F. Graduate Research Fellowships Homepage

Consortium for Graduate Study in Management (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: GMAT and interview are required. Best date to apply is before December 1st (thus early November) of each year for "early" reply, or at the latest by January 15th.
Consortium for Graduate Study in Management Homepage

National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships for Minorities and Women in the Physical Sciences (Seniors applying for graduate school)
Deadline: early November of each year.
National Physical Science Consortium's Homepage

Davies-Jackson Scholarship Program (Seniors)
Deadline: mid-November of each year.
Davies-Jackson Scholarships Homepage

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships (Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: GRE examination required. Initial deadline begins by mid-November of each year, with others to follow.
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships Homepage

All-USA Today College Academic Team (Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
Deadline: Nomination by late-November of each year.
USA Today Academic Team's Homepage

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December:

French Government Teaching Assistantships in France (Seniors)
Deadline: There are a number of deadlines, but the first usually is December 1st of each year. See their homepage for subsequent deadlines.
Teaching Assistantships in France Homepage

Humane Studies Fellowships (Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Seniors applying to graduate school)
Deadline: late December of each year.
Humane Studies Fellowships Homepage

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