Fellowships for International Students

Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship:

This fellowship is for individuals interested in artistic and technical production, arts administration, and community engagement. It provides a modest stipend and is intended to increase participation of people of color in the arts.

Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellowship:

The Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellowship gives the opportunity for a one-year fellowship as a research assistant in public service. A monthly stipend and benefits are provided. Areas of work include: democracy, nuclear policy, energy and climate, international economics, Middle East Studies, South Asian Studies, South East Asian Studies, Asian Studies, and Russian/Eurasian Studies.

Center for Neuroscience at the University of Pittsburgh (CNUP) Summer Fellowship:

10-week program in which selected undergraduate students conduct independent research. Student recipients of this competitive fellowship will receive a stipend of $3,500 and also will be provided housing at no cost in a double-occupancy dormitory on campus.

Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program:

The Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program offers internships in public policy located in Washington, DC, and at state-based policy organizations across the country featuring a $1,500 stipend.

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund:

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund provides grants to students actively working for peace and justice. These need-based scholarships of up to $10,000 are awarded to those able to do academic work at the university level and who are part of a progressive movement on their campus and in their community.

Gates Cambridge Program:

This is an international scholarship program to enable outstanding graduate students from outside the United Kingdom to study at the University of Cambridge. This fellowship provides 1-4 years of tuition and a stipend.

Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship:

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship Program invites college graduates to apply for full-time, six-to-nine month fellowships in Washington, DC. Outstanding individuals will be selected to work with nonprofit, public-interest organizations addressing peace and security issues. A stipend of $2,400 per month is provided.

Humane Studies Fellowships:

Humane Studies Fellowships are awarded to graduate students and outstanding undergraduates embarking on liberty-advancing careers in ideas. The fellowships support study in a variety of fields, including economics, philosophy, law, political science, history, and sociology.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Graduate Arts Award

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Graduate Arts Award enables students or recent alumni with exceptional artistic or creative promise and significant financial need to pursue up to three years of study at an accredited graduate institution in the US or abroad. Awards can be as much as $50,000 annually.

John Kenneth Galbraith Policy Fellowship Program

For recent college graduates and graduate students. Fellows are selected from a national pool of applicants and must demonstrate strong research/writing skills, community service, a commitment to liberal ideals, and plans for future study or a career in public policy or economics.

Josephine De Karman Fellowship Trust:

The purpose of this fellowship program is to recognize and assist students whose scholastic achievements reflect professor von Karmans high standards. Provides a one year fellowship of $14,000.

J. W. Saxe Memorial Prize for Public Service:

Annual $1,000 scholarship to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public and civil service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job or internship during a summer or other term.

M.A. Cartland Shackford Medical Fellowship:

Series of fellowships ranging from $11,000-$25,000 based on either merit or need or both. For women graduates of any American Institution who would like to study medicine.

MacDowell Colony Residencies:

The MacDowell Colony provides time, space, and an inspiring environment to artists of exceptional talent. A MacDowell Fellowship, or residency, consists of exclusive use of a studio, accommodations, and three prepared meals a day for up to eight weeks.

Mayo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program:

$5000 research fellowships for undergraduate students dedicated to scientific research alongside professional biomedical scientists.

Microsoft Scholarships:

Various scholarships for undergraduate students interested in computer science and related technical disciplines. One year award for students attending institutions in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, required that the student complete a salaried summer internship.

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Scholarships:

Student members of NABJ, foreign or American born, currently attending or entering an accredited four-year college/university in the U.S. or those who are candidates for graduate school are eligible for up to $25,000 per year.

National Gallery of Art Summer Internship Program:

Since 1964 the National Gallery of Art has offered professional museum training to candidates from all backgrounds through a variety of internship programs. Nine-week summer internships provide opportunities to work on projects directed by a Gallery curator or department head. Interns receive a stipend of approximately $4,500.

National Geographic Young Explorers Grants:

Young Explorers Grants offer opportunities to individuals ages 18 to 25 to pursue research, conservation, and exploration-related projects consistent with National Geographic's existing grant programs. Young Explorers Grants vary in amount depending on significance of the project, though most range between US $2,000 and $5,000.

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund:

Provides scholarships to international women students to pursue graduate study in the U.S. or Canada. Maximum scholarship is $8000, renewable for up to two years.

Phillips Exeter Academy Fellowships & Internships:

Six to eight recent college graduates join Phillip Exeter’s faculty as teaching interns. Aims to encourage talented young men and women to become secondary school teachers and to help prepare them for such a career.

Rhodes Scholarships for Non-U.S. Citizens:

1-3 years of study at Oxford University for citizens of Australia, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Canada,
Commonwealth Caribbean and Jamaica, Germany, Hong Kong, India Kenya, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan,
Singapore, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award:

The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides a $10,000 stipend for a graduating college senior to pursue one year of public service anywhere in the world. The award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career.

Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice:

During this year-long tenure, Villers Fellows will work on a variety of health care justice issues and develop an understanding of the federal legislation process.

Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice:

The Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice is designed to foster the advancement of social justice through participation in health care advocacy work that focuses on the unique challenges facing many communities of color.