Merit Awards M30

National Scholarship Directory

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Awards

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Air Force Aid Society's (AFAS) General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program www.afas.org/Education/ArnoldEdGrant.cfm

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Undergraduate Student Caucus and Poster Competition (USCPC) Gary J. Miller Undergraduate Prizes for Cancer and Cancer-Related Biomedical Research www.aacr.org/home/scientists/science-educatio...

American Bar Association Summer Research Diversity Fellowships www.americanbarfoundation.org/research/Fellow...

American Bar Foundation's Montgomery Summer Research Diversity Fellowship www.americanbarfoundation.org/fellowships/Cal...

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

American Institute for Economic Research Summer Fellowship Program www.aier.org/fellowships/student-fellowship

American Jewish Community Goldman Fellowship Program www.ajc.org/site/c.ijITI2PHKoG/b.1144809/k.EF...

American Society of Quality Statistics Division Scholarships www.asqstatdiv.org/awards.htm

American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship Program www.asanet.org/funding/mfp.cfm

Asian Arts Council Grants www.asianculturalcouncil.org

Association of Teachers of Japanese Bridging Scholarship www.aatj.org/atj/studyabroad/scholarships.htm...

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Boren Undergraduate Scholarship www.borenawards.org/boren_scholarship

Brown and Caldwell's Dr. W. Wesley Eckenfelder, Jr. Scholarship www.brownandcaldwell.com/Scholarships.asp?id=...

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Collegiate Inventors Competition www.invent.org/collegiate/enter.html

Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) Federal Internship Program www.capal.org/programs/federal-internship-sch...

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals cbyx.info

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Congressional Internship Program www.cbcfinc.org/internships/summer-internship...

Critical Language Scholarship Program www.clscholarship.org

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DAAD German Studies Research Grant www.daad.org/germanstudies#requirements

DAAD Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) www.daad.de/rise-pro/en/11741/index.html

DAAD Study Scholarship daad.org/?p=gradstudy

DAAD University Summer Course Grant www.daad.org/summercourse

Darmasiswa Scholarship www.embassyofindonesia.org/education/darmasis...

Davis-Putter Scholarship www.davisputter.org

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) HS-STEM Summer Internship Program www.orau.gov/dhsinternships

Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation Fellowship www.drkfoundation.org/what-we-fund.html

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Elie Wiesel Prize In Ethics Essay Contest www.eliewieselfoundation.org/prizeinethics.as...

Erasmus Mundus Programme Scholarship eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus_mundus/results_com...

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Focus For Humanity Fellowship www.craigfergusonimages.com/2010/07/focus-for...

Foster Care to Success (FCS) Casey Family Scholars Program www.fc2success.org/programs/casey-family-scho...

Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program www.american.edu/financialaid/fdsprogram.cfm

Freeman Indonesia Nonprofit Internship Program www.iie.org/programs/finip

Fulbright Diplomatic Academy Grant us.fulbrightonline.org/program_country.html?i...

Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) us.fulbrightonline.org/thinking_teaching.html

Fulbright Grant us.fulbrightonline.org/about/types-of-grants

Fund for Theological Education (FTE) Undergraduate Fellowship Program www.fteleaders.org/pages/undergrad

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Gates Cambridge Scholarship www.gatesscholar.org

GEICO Achievement Award Program careers.geico.com/college_recruiting/achievem...

Gilman International Scholarship www.iie.org/gilman

Glamour's Top Ten Women Competition www.glamour.com/about/top-10-college-women

Goldwater Scholarship www.act.org/goldwater

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Harriman, Pamela, Foreign Service Fellowship wm.edu/harriman

Harvard Galbraith Scholars Program www.ksg.harvard.edu/inequality/Summer/Galbrai...

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) Scholars Program us.hias.org/en/pages/apply-for-a-scholarship

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) National Internship Program (HNIP) www.hacu.net/hacu/HNIP.asp

Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) McNamara Family Creative Arts Project Grant www.hsf.net/scholarships.aspx?id=473

Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarship Program www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=424#undergra...

Hispanic-Serving Health Professions Schools (HSHPS) CDC Fellowship Program www.studentinternshipprogram.com/programs2.ht...

Humane Studies Fellowship www.theihs.org/ContentDetails.aspx?id=505

Humanity in Action Summer Program www.humanityinaction.org/pages/91-main

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I.F. Stone Award nationinstitute.net/p/stone

Icelandic Government Scholarships www3.hi.is/page/a_inter_scholarshipseydublod/...

Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) Summer Seminars theihs.org/seminar

Institute for Humane Studies' Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program www.theihs.org/ContentDetails.aspx?id=659

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society Richard E. Merwin Scholarship www.computer.org/portal/web/studentactivities...

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) Student Award for Academic Excellence www.computer.org/portal/web/studentactivities...

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Lance Stafford Larson Student Scholarship www.ieee.org/web/membership/students/scholars...

Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Feeding Tomorrow Scholarships www.ift.org/cms/?pid=1000444

Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI) Richard M. Weaver Fellowship www.isi.org/programs/fellowships/fellowships....

INTERPOL Internship Program www.justice.gov/usncb/whoweare/internships.ph...

Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Program www.iucjapan.org/index_e.html

Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies Program www.stanford.edu/dept/IUC/10month.html

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J.W. Saxe Memorial Prize for Public Service www.jwsaxefund.org

Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) National Scholarships and Awards www.jacl.org/edu/scholar.htm

Javits Fellowship www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html

John Gyles Education Awards www.johngyleseducationcenter.com/scholarship....

Josephine de Kármán Fellowship www.dekarman.org

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Killam Fellowship Program www.killamfellowships.com/index.php

King Faisal International Prize www.kff.com/EN01/KFIP/KFIPIndex.html

King, Charles & Lucille, Family Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships www.kingfoundation.org/index.html

Koch, Charles G., Summer Fellow Program www.theihs.org/policy

Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) www.kasf.org

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Land Conservancy of New Jersey Scholarship www.tlc-nj.org/scholarship.html

Langley Aerospace Research Summer Scholars (LARSS) www.nianet.org/larss

Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship www.state.gov/p/io/unesco/programs/143138.htm

Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship www.scheppfoundation.org/information.html

Library of Congress Junior Fellows Summer Internship www.loc.gov/hr/jrfellows

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Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation www.mcsf.org/page.aspx?pid=373

Maryland Sea Grant Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) www.mdsg.umd.edu/Education/REU/index.html

Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship www.mmuf.org/our-program

Metropolitan Museum of Art's Summer Internship and Fellowship Programs www.metmuseum.org/education/er_internship.asp

Mississippi Teacher Corps www.olemiss.edu/programs/mtc/about

Mitchell Scholarship www.us-irelandalliance.org/wmspage.cfm?parm1=...

Morgan Stanley Scholarships for Study in Japan www.aatj.org/atj/studyabroad/morgan.html

Morris, Delyte and Dorothy, Doctoral Fellowship gradschool.siu.edu/cost-aid/morris.html

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Nancy Talbot Scholarship Award www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen/instr...

NASA Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) Project www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descr...

National Endowment for Democracy (NED) Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program www.ned.org/forum/reagan-fascell.html

National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW) National Pathfinder Scholarship www.nfrw.org/programs/scholarships.htm

National Federation of the Blind (NFB) Scholarship Program www.nfb.org/nfb/scholarship_program.asp

National Gallery of Art Summer Internships www.nga.gov/education/internsumm.shtm

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Visiting Scientist Program see.orau.org/ProgramDescription.aspx?Program=...

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) ugsp.nih.gov/home.asp?m=08

National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Culture and Heritage Grants www.niaf.org/grants/may2009/2009-user/about.a...

National Italian American Scholarship www.niaf.org/scholarships/index.asp

National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) Coca-Cola Endowed Internship www.nmwa.org/about/internships

National Network for Environmental Management Studies (NNEMS) Student Fellowship www.epa.gov/enviroed/students.html

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Education Scholarships and Internships www.oesd.noaa.gov/internships_opps.html

National Wildlife Federation's (NWF) Campus Ecology Fellowship www.nwf.org/Campus-Ecology/Get-Involved/Apply...

National Women's Studies Association (NSWA) Women of Color Caucus Student Essay Awards www.nwsa.org/content.asp?contentid=16

Naval Research Enterprise Intern Program (NREIP) nreip.asee.org/program_details

Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Education Program www.nmcrs.org/education.html

Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society's (NMCRS) Education Program www.nmcrs.org/education.html

NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program www.ncaa.org/wps/portal/ncaahome?WCM_GLOBAL_C...

NCAA Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship www.ncaa.org/wps/portal/ncaahome?WCM_GLOBAL_C...

New York Assembly Undergraduate Internship assembly.state.ny.us/internship/undergraduate...

NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship www.oesd.noaa.gov/Hollings_info.html

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Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA) General Study Scholarships www.osia.org/students/general-study-scholarsh...

Organization of American States (OAS) Internship www.oas.org/EN/PINFO/HR/gen_information.htm

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Parkinson's Disease Foundation's Summer Fellowship Program www.pdf.org/en/grant_funding_fellow#summer

Pasona Internship Program www.nambufound.com/GradUndergrad.html

Pearson Prize for Higher Education www.pearsonfoundation.org/youth-engagement/pr...

Phi Beta Kappa's Walter J. Jensen Fellowship for French Language, Literature, and Culture www.pbk.org/infoview/PBK_InfoView.aspx?t=&id=...

Phillips Academy's Summer Session Teaching Assistants Program www.andover.edu/SummerSessionOutreach/SummerS...

Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship woodrow.org/fellowships/pickering

Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship woodrow.org/fellowships/pickering

Princeton in Africa Fellowship www.princetoninafrica.org

Princeton in Asia Fellowship piaweb.princeton.edu

Princeton in Latin America Fellowship www.princeton.edu/~pila

Proteus Fund Diversity Fellowship www.proteusfund.org/diversity-fellowship-15

Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowship Program www.ppiaprogram.org

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Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship www.howard.edu/rjb/rangelprogram_old.htm

Reebok Human Rights Award www.reebok.com/Static/global/initiatives/righ...

Rendel, Betty, Scholarship www.nfrw.org/programs/scholarships.htm

Rhodes Scholarship www.rhodesscholar.org

Roothbert Fund Scholarship www.roothbertfund.org

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Saint Andrews' Society Scholarship Program www.standrewsny.org/standrews/content/guideli...

Salvatori Fellowship www.isi.org/programs/fellowships/salvatori.ht...

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award www.nationalgridus.com/huntington.asp

Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship www.asee.org/smart

Sertoma Scholarships www.sertoma.org/scholarships

Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research (GIAR) www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml

Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS) www.fin.ucar.edu/soars

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship Program www.swe.org/scholarships/brochure.aspx

Southeast Europe and the EU Leadership Development Programme www.seeyoungleaders.org/index.html

Student Conservation Association (SCA) Conservation Internships www.sca-inc.org

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Tahoe-Baihal Institute's (TBI) Summer Environmental Exchange (SEE) www.tahoebaikal.org/index.php/programs-and-ex...

Taxpayers for Common Sense (TCS) Fellowships & Internships www.taxpayer.net/about/cms.php?action=jobs

The Jackson Laboratory's Summer Student Program education.jax.org/summerstudent/program/index...

ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship www.thinkswiss.org/us-swiss-exchange/research...

Thomas More Scholarship Program www.law.gonzaga.edu/centers-programs/thomas-m...

Training and Recruitment Initiative for Admission to Leading Law Schools (Trials) trials.atfoundation.org

Truman Scholarship www.truman.gov

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/su...

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Udall Scholarship www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/MKUScholarship/MKUS...

United Methodist Church General Board of Higher Education & Ministry (GBEHM) Scholarships archives.umc.org/frames.asp?url=http%3A//www....

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)/Merck Undergraduate Science Scholarship Awards umsi.uncf.org/sif#ScienceResearchScholarshipA...

United States-South Pacific (USSP) Scholarship Program www.eastwestcenter.org/education/student-prog...

University College London Graduate School Scholarships www.grad.ucl.ac.uk/funds

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Program for Research Experience in Pathology (PREP) peir.path.uab.edu/pathgrad/article_88.shtml

University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law (UDC-DCSL) Advocate for Justice Scholarship www.law.udc.edu/?page=AFJ

University of Warwick Scholarships www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/international/sch...

Urban Education Leaders Internship Program (UELIP) dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/uelip

USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program www.paynefellows.org

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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) Visual Arts Fellowship www.vmfa.museum/fellowships

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Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice www.familiesusa.org/about/wellstone-fellowshi...

White House Internship www.whitehouse.gov/about/internships

William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India aif.org/investment-area/leadership