University of Vermont

The Honors College

National Awards for Economics Students

Developing an understanding of economics, and then using that expertise to address issues of human welfare to make the world a better place is an intellectual and professional path that prestigious national awards seek to support. Students who are excelling in their studies and who want to be change makers in society should strongly consider applying for the following awards. These opportunities range from undergraduate merit scholarships to postgraduate research opportunities to graduate school fellowships. To find the awards that best fit your intellectual track and personal aspirations contact Director of Fellowships Advising Brit Chase or visit the Office of Fellowships Advising website.

National Fellowships for Sophomores and Juniors

Truman Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Udall Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Beineke Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Scholarship
Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program

For Study Abroad

Boren Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Gilman Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
DAAD Scholarship for study in Germany
Critical Language Scholarship
Killam Fellowship for study in Canada

National Fellowships For Graduating Seniors, Recent Graduates and Graduate Students

Rhodes Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Marshall Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Fulbright Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Mitchell Scholarship (requires UVM nomination)
Carnegie Fellowship (requires UVM nomination)
Gates Cambridge Scholarship
DAAD Scholarship for Graduate Study or Research in Germany
Soros Fellowship
Madison Fellowship
Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship
Rangel Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Boren Fellowship
EPA STAR Graduate Fellowship
Robert Borsch Foundation Fellowship Program
Peace Corps Fellows Program
Peace Corps Master's International Program
Presidential Management Fellows
The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award
Autry Fellowship
Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

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