Student Fellowships & Awards

Are you a motivated student with ambition and passion for what you do? Interested in transformative opportunities such as research, language study, service, mentorship, networking, or travel?

Then you're in the right place. Student Fellowships & Awards, within the Office of Global Affairs, is here to support engaged students like you in their applications to nationally competitive fellowships as well as some UW-wide opportunities. 


Advice for Future Applicants

Open Applications

Students should start working on these applications two to three months before the deadlines below.

DAAD Study Scholarship, priority campus deadline: Oct 17, 2017 (for graduate study in Germany)
Freeman Awards for Undergraduate Study in East and Southeast Asia, national deadline: Oct 18, 2017
National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), national deadlines: Oct 23-27, 2017 (depending on field of study)
Echoing Green Start-Up Fellowships, national deadline: Oct 24, 2017
Hertz Graduate Fellowship, national deadline: Oct 27, 2017
Princeton in Africa Fellowship, national deadline: Oct 29, 2017
Mary Gates Research Scholarship, deadline: Oct 30, 2017
Public Policy and International Affairs Program (PPIA), national deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Soros Fellowships for New Americans, national deadline: Nov 1, 2017
American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) Fellowships, national deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship (to Germany), national deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF), national deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship, national deadline: Nov 2, 2017
Princeton in Latin America Fellowship, national deadline: Nov 6, 2017
Yenching Academy, campus deadline: Nov 7, 2017
Princeton in Asia Fellowship, national deadline: Nov 9, 2017
GEM Fellowship (for graduate study in a STEM field), national deadline: Nov 13, 2017
Goldwater Scholarship, campus deadline: Nov 13, 2017
Critical Language Scholarship, national deadline: Nov 15, 2017
Truman Scholarship, campus deadline: Nov 27, 2017
James C. Gaither Junior Fellows program, campus deadline: Nov 27, 2017
Erasmus Mundus Scholarships, national deadlines: November/December
Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship (Dept. of Defense), national deadline: Dec 1, 2017
NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program, national deadline: Dec 1, 2017
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (to Germany), national deadline: Dec 1, 2017
Alfa Fellowship Program (to Russia), national deadline: Dec 1, 2017
Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship, national deadline: Dec 31, 2017
Humanity in Action Fellowship, national deadline: Jan 8, 2018
Boren Awards (for study abroad), campus deadline: Jan 9, 2018
Udall Scholarship, campus deadline: Jan 9, 2018
Coro Fellowship, national deadline: Jan 17, 2018
NOAA Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship, national deadline: Jan 31, 2018
James Madison Graduate Fellowship, national deadline: Mar 1, 2018