Merit Awards M30

National Scholarship Directory

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

American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT) Kenan T. Erim Fellowship for Archaelogical Research at Aphrodisias ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/ErimFellowship.html

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

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

Collegiate School Teaching Institute www.collegiateschool.org/podium/default.aspx?...

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

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

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...

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

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

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

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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

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

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

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

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 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...

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

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' 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

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

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

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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) 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 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

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 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 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) 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 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

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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

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

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

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

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...

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

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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

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

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