Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies Graduate Studies Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies scholarships provide opportunities to pursue graduate degrees (master’s or PhD) either in the U.S. or abroad.


Churchill Scholarship University endorsement Graduate Studies International STEM

  • Funding for 1 year of postgraduate study in math, science, or engineering at Churchill College at the University of Cambridge.

Clarendon Scholarship Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for postgraduate study at the University of Oxford.

          NOTE: Applicants to the University of Oxford are automatically considered for the Clarendon Scholarship. No separate application is necessary.


DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Graduate Studies Language study International

  • Funding for postgraduate studies for study, research, or learning German in Germany

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Rise Graduate Studies STEM International

  • Funding for an undergraduate or graduate internship in biology, chemistry, computer science, physics, earth sciences or engineering in Germany.

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Scholarship Graduate Studies Language study

  • Funding for an academic year or summer for postgraduate study of underrepresented languages.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program University endorsement Graduate Studies Language study International

  • Funding for postgraduate study and research abroad OR a 1-year English Teaching Assistantship (ETA).

Gates Cambridge Scholarship Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for postgraduate study in any field at the University of Cambridge.

Hertz Fellowship Graduate Studies STEM

  • Funding for up to 5 years for PhD level study in applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, or engineering.

Knight-Hennessy Scholarship Graduate Studies

  • Funding for up to 3 years for postgraduate study in any field at Stanford University.

Marshall Scholarship University endorsement Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for 1-2 years of postgraduate study in any field at any university in the United Kingdom.

Mitchell Scholarship University endorsement Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for a 1-year master’s degree in any field in Ireland or Northern Ireland.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Graduate Studies STEM

  • Funding for 3 years for postgraduate study in a STEM field at any accredited institution in the U.S.

Payne Fellowship Graduate Studies service-oriented Diversity populations

  • Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study for a master’s degree in an area related to international development or related area.

Pickering Fellowship Graduate Studies service-oriented Diversity populations

  • Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study for a two-year master’s degrees in an area relevant to foreign service.

Rangel Graduate Fellowship Graduate Studies service-oriented Diversity populations

  • Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study for a master’s degree in international affairs or another area related to the work of the Foreign Service.

Rhodes Scholarship University endorsement Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for 2-3 years of postgraduate study in any field at the University of Oxford.

Schwarzman Scholarship Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for 1 year for a Master’s degree in Global Affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing China.

Soros Scholarship Graduate Studies Diversity populations

  • Funding for New Americans (immigrants and children of immigrants) for up to 2 years of postgraduate studies in any field at any university in the U.S.

Truman Scholarship University endorsement Graduate Studies service-oriented

  • Funding for up to 3 years of postgraduate study in a field leading to a career in public service.

Yenching Academy Graduate Studies International

  • Funding for 1-2 years of postgraduate study leading to a master’s degree from Peking University in Beijing, China.