Fellowships:

A fellowship is a national or international scholarship or grant that:

  • Funds graduate education, research, English teaching, or critical language acquisition
  • Recognizes and/or funds undergraduate research, leadership and public service, environmentalism and conservation, or honors international diplomatic potential

Note: this is not an exhaustive list of all Fellowships available, for more information please contact the Fellowships Advisor

What can the fellowship advisor help with?

  • Discusses future career goals and what fellowships may help in getting there
  • Helps organize, edit, and build application materials
  • Provides assistance with details regarding travel associated with fellowships

General Overview

Scholarship/FellowshipAreas of StudyWho Should ApplyCampus DeadlineNational Deadline
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship: For current undergraduates pursuing careers as scientists, mathematicians, and engineersEngineering, Mathematics, Natural ScienceSophomores & JuniorsDecember 3, 2020Jan 25, 2021
Beinecke Scholarship: For current juniors pursuing graduate school in the humanities, social sciences and arts.Humanities, Social Sciences, ArtsJuniorsJan 10, 2021Feb 13, 2021
Boren National Security Education Fellowships: For current undergrads pursuing language and cultural study in areas vital to U.S. security interestHumanities, Social Sciences, LanguageAll undergraduatesJan 16, 2021Feb 7, 2021
Carnegie FellowshipAllSeniorsNov 30, 2020Jan 15, 2021
Fulbright Grants: Study, research, or teach abroadAnySeniors, Graduate Students

Letter of Intent:   May 15, 2020

Internal Deadline: September 1, 2020

Oct 5, 2020
Gates Cambridge ScholarshipAnySeniors, Graduate Studentsn/aOct 10, 2020
Gilman: Study abroad aid for outstanding undergraduate studentsAnySophomores, Juniorsn/aOct 3, 2020 (for spring and early summer) Mar 6, 2021 (for fall and regular summer)
Harry S. Truman Scholarships: Post-graduate scholarship for students interested in public serviceAnyJuniors

 Letter of Intent:  May 15, 2020

Internal Deadline: Nov 18, 2020

February 2, 2021
Knight-Hennessey: For students pursuing graduate studies at StanfordAnySeniors, recent graduates, prospective graduate studentsAug 28, 2020Sep 27, 2020
Marshall Scholarship: Funded post-graduate study at a British UniversityAnySeniors, Graduate StudentsAug 28, 2020Oct 2, 2020
Mitchell Scholarship: Funded post-graduate study in Ireland
 
AnySeniors, Graduate StudentsAug 28, 2020Sep 29, 2020
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship: For current seniors, recent graduates, and graduate students pursuing graduate studies in the sciences, engineering, and social sciences.Sciences, Social Sciences, Engineering,Seniors, graduate studentsn/aVaries by discipline, Nov 2020
Rhodes Scholarship: Study at Oxford UniversityAnySeniors & Graduate StudentsAugust 28, 2020Oct 5, 2020
Soros Fellowship: Awarded for two years of graduate study to newly naturalized American citizens or first-generation Americans.AnySeniors & Graduate StudentsN/ANov 1, 2020
Udall Scholarships:Environmental Science, Health Care, or Tribal Public PolicySophomores & JuniorsJan 31, 2020March 7, 2020


 

Undergraduate Students

Arts & Humanities

Business

Education

Environment

Pre-Med, Health Sciences, Public Health and Clinical Disciplines

Social Sciences, Policy, & Law

STEM

Study Abroad

 

Graduating Seniors & Graduate Students

Arts & Humanities

Business

Education

Environment

Pre-Med, Health Sciences, Public Health and Clinical Disciplines

Social Sciences, Policy, & Law

STEM

Study Abroad

 

Intent to Apply Forms

If you are interested in applying for Truman or Fulbright awards in the fall, we want to make sure you on track and putting your best foot forward. Please fill out the form below, for the respective application, and get in contact with our Fellowships advisor to begin the conversations regarding your application. 

Contact Us

Katie Alexander
Fellowships Advisor
Email: ccalexan@uvm.edu
Phone: (802) 656-4658
Office: Suite 017A, University Heights North