Important Dates

Award Application Deadlines

Award  Deadline
George Mitchell Scholarship Early August
Rhodes Scholarship Early August
Marshall Scholarship Early August
Fulbright U.S. Student Program Mid August
German Chancellor Fellowship September 
Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship (Spring Programs) October 
Gates Cambridge Scholarship Mid October
American-Scandinavian Foundation Award Deadlines Vary
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans October 27
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship November 7
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship December 8 & 15
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Late October (determined by discipline)
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Program) Study Scholarships RISE award due December, all other DAAD program deadlines vary
Department of State Critical Language Scholarship November 
Harry S. Truman Scholarship November 7
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellowship Program November 10
NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholarship December 1
Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation Scholarship for Service December 1
Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest January
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship October 31
Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship January
Humanity in Action Fellowship Program January
Echoing Green Fellowship Program January 
Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship September
Boren Awards  January
Udall Scholarship March 1
Thomas R Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships September 29
Rangel Summer Enrichment Program Early February
Beinecke Scholarship February 1
James Madison Memorial Fellowship March 1
Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarships (Fall Programs) March
Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund April