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Alpha Lambda Delta Graduate Fellowship:  ALD members are eligible to apply for fellowships ranging from $3,000-$7,500 for graduate or professional study. Jan 31 deadline.

Austria USTA: Work in secondary schools as an English teaching assistant for one academic year. US Citizenship or Permanent Residency Required

Bridgat Graduate Scholarship: One $6,500 scholarship for graduate study in the US or Canada will be awarded to a citizen of any Asian country based on academic achievement and cross-cultural leadership. Dec 31 deadline.

Benjamin and Cherie Gubin Scholarship: Up to $2,000 to a graduate of a Kalamazoo County high school or who resided in Kalamazoo County during their high school senior year for graduate or professional school.

Boren Graduate Fellowship for International Study: Up to $30,000 for support of international experience or language study in select countries as part of your graduate studies.  Requires a Federal Government service obligation.  Deadline, late January.  Apply through the CIPUSFlag

Challenge Detroit: Live and work in Detroit for one year. Address some of the challenges that face the community. $36,000 stipend plus benefits. March 6 deadline.  USFlag

Clinton Fellowship for Service in India: Ten-month development service/fieldwork in India. Education, livelihoods, public health, and social enterprise placements. Feb deadline. USFlag IndiaFlag

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals: Fully funded year-long study/internship in Germany. German language preferred but not required. Dec 1 deadline. US Citizenship or Permanent Residency Required

Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship: For students entering a two-year graduate program in areas relevant to the work of the Foreign Service.  Sept 21 deadline. USFlag

Davies-Jackson Scholarship: Two years of study at the University of Cambridge (England) in select non-STEM fields for 1st gen students with exceptional academic records (3.7 min GPA). Late October/Early Nov deadline.

E4FC List—Graduate [pdf]: Educators for Fair Consideration's list of graduate scholarships and fellowships that do not require proof of US citizenship or permanent residency.

France TAPIF: Seven-month English teaching assistantship. USFlag

Fulbright US Student Program: One-year of English teaching assistantship or study/research abroad. Sept 3 campus deadline.  USFlag

German Chancellor Fellowship: One-year leadership training and mentored projects in Germany for citizens of Brazil, China, India, Russia or the USA.  Deadline, Sept 15.

Gaither Junior Fellows Program: At the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is designed to provide a substantive work experience for students who have a serious career interest in the area of international affairs. They will be hired to work as employees at Carnegie in Washington, DC on a full-time basis for one year. Nov 6 campus deadline for essay submission. Contact Anne Dueweke for the application.

Global Health Corps: One-year paid internships with existing organizations working to address global health inequities. All skills and backgrounds needed. Feb 3 deadline.

Gates Cambridge Scholarship: Covers the full cost of study at Cambridge University for up to three years. Mid October deadline.

Heyl Fellowship to Yale University [pdf]:  Tuition, health insurance and stipend for PhD programs in chemistry or chemistry-related disciplines at Yale University. Renewable for up to four years.  Any K college graduate within the Natural Sciences and Mathematics Division is eligible.

Herbert Lee Stetson Fellowship [pdf]:  For a Kalamazoo College graduate to pursue graduate work at Harvard, Yale, Johns Hopkins, University of Chicago or a European University.  Approximately $1,000.  Direct inquiries to Anne Dueweke.

Hertz-Gates Fellowship: Provides PhD fellowships to individuals studying in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, and engineering, at over 40 participating universities. Fall Deadline (Visit website for clarity).

IIE Directory of Study Abroad Funding: Institute of International Education's searchable database of funding for international internships, scholarships, grants and fellowships. USFlag

James Madison Fellowships: For students planning to teach secondary school in American history, American government or social studies. USFlag

Japan JET: Work for one year as an Assistant Language Teacher, Coordinator for International Relations (work in communities on international exchange projects) or Sports Exchange Advisor (promote cultural exchange through sports).

Knight-Hennessy Scholars: Offers full funding to pursue any graduate degree at Stanford University. This includes the JD, MA, MBA, MD, MFA, MS, and PhD programs, as well as all joint- and dual-degrees. Open to all students; citizens and non-citizens. (Visit website for deadlines).

Korean Government Scholarship Program: Three years of study at a Korean institution of higher education.

Korea EPIK: One-year teaching assistantship in Korea. You must be a citizen of a primarily English-speaking country (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States or South Africa).

Marshall Scholarship: For study at any of a number of UK universities. September 10 campus deadline. USFlag

Mitchell Scholarship: For one year of graduate study in any Ireland or Northern Ireland university.  Includes travel, tuition, housing and stipend.  Sept 10 campus deadline. USFlag

NAFA List [pdf]: National Association of Fellowships Advisors' list of scholarships and fellowships open to international students.

National Association of Social Workers: Fellowships for MSW candidates.

NPR Kroc Fellowship: One-year paid internship with an NPR member station that offers rigorous, hands-on training on every aspect of public radio journalism. December 31 deadline.

Nancy C. Niles Donovan Scholarship: A minimum $1,000 award to a Kalamazoo or St. Joseph County resident or graduate of a high school within Kalamazoo or St. Joseph County to attend the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine.

National Health Service Corps Scholarships: US Dept of Health and Human Services scholarships for health professions (MD, DO, DDS, PA).  Minimum two-year service obligation. May 15 deadline. USFlag

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program: US Dept of Health and Human Services Nursing scholarships for any level of nursing program.  Minimum two-year service obligation. May 22 deadline. USFlag

Payne International Development Fellowship: Provides up to $90,000 support and professional development opportunities for graduate students planning careers in the Foreign Service. Jan 20 deadline. USFlag

Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship: For students planning careers in the US Foreign Service. Two years of support, State Department summer internships and professional development and mentoring. Jan 13 deadline.USFlag

Rhodes Scholarship: Two to three year fellowships for study at Oxford University.  Highly prestigious and competitive. USFlag International students from select countries may apply through a separate country-specific competition having different deadlines and are not eligible to apply through the US competition.

S. Rudolph Light Medical Education Scholarship:  Up to a $2,500 award to students who were permanent residents of Kalamazoo County while attending high school or who are graduates of a Kalamazoo County high school who are applying to or have been admitted to a dental or medical school.

Soros Fellowship for New Americans: Two years of support for any graduate or advanced degree program for "New Americans" (naturalized citizens, permanent residents, DACA recipients, child of naturalized citizens, foreign born adoptee of American citizens). Nov 1 deadline.

Schwarzman Scholars Program: One year Master's Degree in public policy, economics and business or international studies at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. October 1 deadline.

Spain Language and Culture Assistants: One academic year (10 months) in Spain. US Citizenship or Permanent Residency Required Maple Leaf

Taiwan HESS: Teach English in Taiwan with training support during the first year. Pay is hourly and yearly contracts are renewable.

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship: Open to biology and chemistry majors of all levels, including seniors heading to graduate school.   August 1 deadline.

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship: For students in healthcare related fields including human medicine, dentistry, nursing, public health. June 30 deadline. USFlag

The National Science Foundation Fellowship: Three-year graduate research fellowships in science, mathematics, engineering, and social sciences. USFlag

The Princeton Fellowships: One-year fellowships for service oriented work in Asia, Africa or Latin America.

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships: Includes enrollment in a master's degree program, preparation for teacher certification in STEM, placement in a high-need high school in Indiana, Georgia, Michigan, Ohio or New Jersey.  STEM majors are eligible. October, November and January deadlines. USFlag