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Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation
Scholarships are the primary means by which EAF carries out its mission. The Foundation awards merit and financial need graduate scholarships.

The Beinecke Scholarship
This program seeks to encourage and enable highly motivated students to pursue opportunities available to them and to be courageous in the selection of a graduate course of study in the arts, humanities and social sciences.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace – Junior Fellows Program
Each year the Endowment offers 8-10 one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past academic year. Carnegie Junior Fellows work as research assistants to the Endowment's senior associates.

CHCI Scholarship
The CHCI Scholarship provides critical financial assistance that will increase graduation rates among Latino students in post-secondary education.

CollegeNet
$1.6 billion dollar scholarship database

FastWeb
Fastweb is the premier online resource for paying and preparing for college.

Fulbright Scholar Program
The Fulbright Program has provided almost 300,000 participants—chosen for their academic merit and leadership potential — with the opportunity to study, teach and conduct research, exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.

George J. Mitchell Scholarship Program
Allows future American leaders to pursue a year of graduate study in Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
The Truman Scholarship provides up to $30,000 in funding to students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The nation’s largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students.

Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Program
This program provides fellowships to students of superior academic ability to undertake study at the doctoral and Master of Fine Arts level in selected fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences.

James Madison Graduate Fellowships
The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers James Madison Fellowships to a select group of individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution.

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
The purpose of The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is to provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields.

Rhodes Scholarships
Rhodes Scholarships provide all expenses for two or three years of study at the University of Oxford in England, and may allow funding in some instances for four years.

Ron Brown Scholar Program
The Ron Brown Scholar Program provides Scholars with the financial resources to attend some of the finest colleges and universities in the country.

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search
Free scholarship award database containing more than 3 million scholarships.

StudentJobs.gov
For students looking to make a difference by working for the Federal government.

Udall Scholarship
The Udall Foundation seeks future Native American and Alaska Native leaders in Native American health care and tribal public policy.

UNCF Program Services Scholarship
Since 1985, UNCF has awarded more than $600 million to students enrolled at more than 900 colleges and universities across America.