Merit Awards M30

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Abe Fellowship www.ssrc.org/fellowships/abe-fellowship

Ahmanson-Getty Postdoctoral Fellowships Program www.c1718cs.ucla.edu/fellowships.htm

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's (AvH) German Chancellor Fellowship www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/4074.html

Alfa Fellowship Program www.cdsintl.org/fellowshipsabroad/alfa.php

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 Association of University Women Selected Professions Fellowship www.aauw.org/learn/fellows_directory/selected...

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship www.cancer.org/docroot/res/content/res_5_2x_p...

American Councils Title VIII Research Scholar Program researchfellowships.americancouncils.org

American Enterprise Institute (AEI) National Research Initiative (NRI) Fellowship www.aei.org/raBasicPages/22?page=Fellowships

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

American Institute for Economic Research's (AIER) Summer Fellowship www.aier.org/fellowships

American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) John L. Carey Scholarship community.thiswaytocpa.com/allgroups/college-...

American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students www.aicpa.org/Career/DiversityInitiatives/Pag...

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

American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) Awards for Scandinavians www.amscan.org/study_in_america_details.html

American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) Fellowships and Grants to Study in Scandinavia www.amscan.org/study_scandinavia_details.html

Asia Pacific Leadership Program Fellowships www.eastwestcenter.org/?id=391

Asian Arts Council Grants www.asianculturalcouncil.org

Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies Fellowship Program www.apaics.org/index.php/pages/programs/fello...

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Berlin Program for Advanced German and European Studies Fellowship userpage.fu-berlin.de/~bprogram

Blakemore Freeman Fellowship www.blakemorefoundation.org/Language%20Grants...

Boren Graduate Fellowship www.borenawards.org/boren_fellowship

Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program www.cdsintl.org/fromusa/bosch.htm#application

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

Building Excellent Schools (BES) Fellowship www.buildingexcellentschools.org/bes-fellowsh...

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

Collaborative Research Grant in the Humanities www.americancouncils.org/programDetail.php?pr...

College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Scholarships www.american.edu/cas/about/scholarships.cfm

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 Fellows Program cbcfinc.org/programs/leadership-development/1...

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowship Program www.chci.org/fellowships

Consortium for Graduate Study in Management Fellowship www.makeyourcareermove.com/resources

Cosmos Club Foundation Scholars Grant Program www.cosmosclubfoundation.org/scholars/grants-...

Critical Language Scholarship Program www.clscholarship.org

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DAAD Intensive Language Courses in Germany daad.org/?p=languagecourses

DAAD Research Grant www.daad.org/gradresearch

DAAD Study Scholarship daad.org/?p=gradstudy

DACOR Bacon Graduate Fellowship dacorbacon.org/foundation/education

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

Davis-Putter Scholarship www.davisputter.org

Democracy Fellows Program www.iie.org/Programs/USAID-Democracy-Fellows-...

Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (DPDF) www.ssrc.org/fellowships/dpdf-fellowship

Dow Jones News Fund College Internships www.newsfund.org/PageText/Prg_HomePages.aspx?...

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

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East-West Center (EWC) Asia Studies Southeast Asia Fellowship www.eastwestcenter.org/ewc-in-washington/visi...

East-West Center (EWC) Graduate Degree Fellowship www.eastwestcenter.org/education/student-prog...

East-West Center (EWC) Japan Studies Fellowhip Program www.eastwestcenter.org/ewc-in-washington/visi...

Economic Club of Washington Phillip M. Dearborn Fellowship Award www.economicclub.org/page.cfm/go/scholarship-...

Economic Club of Washington Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. Fellowship Awards www.economicclub.org/page.cfm/go/scholarship-...

Educational Testing Service (ETS) Sylvia Taylor Johnson Minority Fellowship in Educational Measurement www.apa.org/about/awards/ets-taylor.aspx

El Pomar Fellowship www.elpomar.org/what-we-do/programs/fellowshi...

Emerging Markets Development Advisers Program www.iie.org/Programs/EMDAP/Apply

Emerson, Bill, National Hunger Fellowship www.emersonapplication.org

English Language Fellow Program www.elfellowprogram.org/elf/index.cfm

Environmental Leadership Training Program www.greencorps.org/page/field-school-environm...

Eurasia Dissertation Support Fellowship www.ssrc.org/fellowships/eurasia-fellowship

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Fellowships For Intensive Advanced Turkish Language Study ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/ARITSummerLanguagePro...

Florida Bar Foundation's Legal Services Summer Fellowship www.flabarfndn.org/grant-programs/lsa/summer-...

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

French Government Teaching Assistantship highereducation.frencheducation.org/teach-in-...

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

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

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Gates Cambridge Scholarship www.gatesscholar.org

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics (GFD) Fellowship www.whoi.edu/page.do?pid=7948

German Marshall Fund Manfred Worner Seminar www.gmfus.org/cs/fellowships/manfred

Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership's Education for Sustainable Energy Development (ESED) Scholarship www.globalelectricity.org/en/index.jsp?numPag...

Graduate Student Research Grants www.american.edu/sis/graduatestudentcouncil/g...

Guggenheim Museum Hilla Rebay International Fellowship www.guggenheim.org/new-york/education/adult-a...

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Harold Rosenthal Fellowship www.rosenthalfellowship.org/fprogdes.htm

Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship www.feusa.org/en/culture/harriet-hale-woolley...

Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students www.aspeninstitute.org/policy-work/nonprofit-...

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

Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship Award www.hertzfndn.org

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

Hispanic College Fund Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) Scholarship scholarships.hispanicfund.org/applications/su...

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...

HORIZONS Scholarship wid.ndia.org/horizon/scholar.htm

Hughes, Allen Lee, Fellowship Program www.arenastage.org/education/education-progra...

Hughes, Derek / NAPSLO Educational Foundation Scholarship www.napslo.org/imispublic/AM/Template.cfm?Sec...

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

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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 (HIS) Broadcast Journalism Internship www.theihs.org/broadcast

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

Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) www.igert.org

Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship www.sipiapa.com/v4/index.php?page=area_becas&...

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

International Center for Journalism's European Journalism Fellowship www.polsoz.fu-berlin.de/en/kommwiss/institut/...

International Foundation for Education and Self-Help International Fellows Program www.ifesh.org/what-we-do/international-educat...

International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS) www.bundestag.de/htdocs_e/bundestag/internati...

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

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

Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) Fellowships and Scholarships www.ire.org/training/fellowships.html

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

James Madison Foundation Memorial Fellowship www.jamesmadison.com

Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET) www.jetprogramme.org

Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) Mike M. Masaoka Congressional Fellowship www.jacl.org

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

Japan-International Monetary Fund (IMF) Scholarship Program for Advanced Studies (JISP) www.imf.org/external/np/ins/english/scholar.h...

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

Jennings Randolph Senior Fellowship www.usip.org/grants-fellowships/jennings-rand...

Jesse M. Unruh Assembly Fellowship www.csus.edu/calst/assembly_fellowship_progra...

John and Mabel de Sardon and Joan de Sardon-Glass Assistantship www1.maxwell.syr.edu/moynihan/sardon/Welcome

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

Josephine de Kármán Fellowship www.dekarman.org

Judicial Administration Fellowship www.csus.edu/calst/judicial_fellowship_progra...

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

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

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

Kress Institutional Fellowships in the History of European Art www.kressfoundation.org/fellowships/default.a...

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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

Lemmermann Foundation Scholarship www.nexus.it/lemmermann

Leopold Schepp Foundation Fellowship www.scheppfoundation.org/wp/applying

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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Marjorie Susman Curatorial Fellowship www.mcachicago.org/information/fellowships.ph...

Marshall Scholarship www.marshallscholarship.org

Marshall Sherfield Fellowships in Science and Engineering www.marshallscholarship.org/fellowships

Mary McEwen Schimke Scholarship www.wellesley.edu/cws/fellowships/wellesley

Metropolitan Museum of Art's Conservation and Scientific Research Fellowship www.metmuseum.org/education/conservation.html

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

Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellowship www.lelandapplication.org

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

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

myAgro Fellowship Program www.myagro.org/get-involved/work-for-us/fello...

Myra Sadker Doctoral Dissertation Award www.sadker.org/awards.html#dissertation

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National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) Scholarships www.nahj.org

National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) Leadership Fellows Program www.ced.csulb.edu/lfp

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship www.asee.org/ndseg

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 Internships in the Museum Profession www.nga.gov/education/interned.shtm

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 Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Summer Internship Program www.niehs.nih.gov/careers/research/summers

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

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 Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship www.nsfgrfp.org/about_the_program

National Sea Grant College Program Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship www.seagrant.noaa.gov/knauss

National Society of Hispanic MBA (NSHMBA) Scholarship www.nshmba.org/scholarship

National Urban Fellows Program www.nuf.org/fellows-overview

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

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

New York City (NYC) Urban Fellows Program www.nyc.gov/html/dcas/html/employment/urbanfe...

New York City Teaching Fellowship www.nycteachingfellows.org

New York State Assembly Graduate Internship assembly.state.ny.us/internship/graduates

New York State Senate Richard A. Wiebe Public Policy Service Fellowship www.nysenate.gov/report/graduate-program

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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

Pasona Internship Program in Japan www.pasona.com/ShowText.aspx?pkid=820&categor...

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans www.pdsoros.org

Pew Leadership Year www.pewtrusts.org/template_page.aspx?id=58231

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

Phi Delta Kappa Graduate Fellowship In Educational Leadership www.pdkintl.org/awards/graduate.htm

Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) International Peace Scholarship for Women www.peointernational.org/peo-projectsphilanth...

Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) Scholar Awards www.peointernational.org/peo-projectsphilanth...

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

Polaris Project Fellowship www.polarisproject.org/content/view/51/70

Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship www.bpichicago.org/pg.php

Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF) www.pmf.gov/becomeapmf/index.aspx

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

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Rabin Scholarship for the Advancement of Peace and Tolerance www.cfhu.org/students-rabin-scholarship

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

Rhodes Scholarship www.rhodesscholar.org

Rocky Mountain Nature Association Fellowship www.rmna.org//rmna.cfm?Page=docs/FellowshipPr...

Roothbert Fund Scholarship www.roothbertfund.org

Rosenthal Fellowship www.apsia.org/apply-for-the-rosenthal-fellows...

Rotary Peace Fellowship www.rotary.org/EN/STUDENTSANDYOUTH/EDUCATIONA...

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

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

Sloan, Alfred P., Foundation Research Fellowship www.sloan.org/sloan-research-fellowships

Smithsonian Institution's Lemelson Center Fellows Program invention.smithsonian.org/resources/research_...

Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowships www.ssrc.org/fellowships/jsps-fellowship

Social Science Research Council International Dissertation Research Fellowship www.ssrc.org/fellowships/idrf-fellowship

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

Somers Aging and Long-Term Care Research Internship www.nasi.org/studentopps/somers-aging-long-te...

Soros Justice Media Fellowships www.soros.org/initiatives/usprograms/focus/ju...

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

St. Paul's School Teaching Fellow Program asp.sps.edu/today/employment

State of California Executive Fellowship Program www.csus.edu/calst/executive_fellowship_progr...

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

Studio Art Centers International Scholarships (Florence, Italy) www.saci-florence.org/18-category-admissions/...

Swann, Caroline and Erwin, Foundation for Caricature and Cartoon Fellowship www.loc.gov/rr/print/swann/swann-fellow.html

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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

Teach for America www.teachforamerica.org/admissions/index.htm

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

Tinker Field Research Grants www.american.edu/clals/tinker-field-research-...

Tinker-Walker Fellowships www.american.edu/sis/id/Tinker-Walker.cfm

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

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U.S Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) Fellowship Program jobs.uspirg.org/jobs/usr/fellowship-program

U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid (FSA) Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/engl...

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

United States Institute of Peace Jennings Randolph (JR) Program for International Peace's Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship www.usip.org/grants-fellowships/jennings-rand...

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 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

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Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF) Fellowship Program home.vef.gov/m.php?mid=6

Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice www.familiesusa.org/fellowships/the-villers-f...

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

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Waterman, Alan T. Award www.nsf.gov/od/waterman/waterman.jsp

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

Western Civilization Fellowship www.isi.org/programs/fellowships/western_civi...

Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program whitaker.org/grants/fellows-scholars

White House Fellowship www.whitehouse.gov/fellows

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

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

Women's Research & Education Institute (WREI) Congressional Fellowships on Women and Public Policy www.wrei.org/Fellows.htm

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Zeta Phi Beta National Education Foundation Scholarships www.zphib1920.org/nef

Zonta International's Amelia Earhart Fellowship www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/...