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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.

Washington Research Foundation Fellowships, deadline: Aug 27, 2018
Levinson Emerging Scholars Award, deadline: Aug 27, 2018
Fulbright U.S. Student Program, campus deadline: Sept 5, 2018
Luce Scholars Program, campus deadline: Sept 5, 2018
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program, national deadline: Sept 12, 2018
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation German Chancellor Fellowship, national deadline: Sept 15, 2018
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Post-Bac Research Training Award, applications accepted on a rolling basis
Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program, national deadline: Sept 17, 2018
Pickering Foreign Affairs Graduate Fellowship, national deadline: Sept 20, 2018
Schwarzman Scholars Program, national deadline: Sept 27, 2018
Gilman International Scholarship, national deadline: Oct 2, 2018
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Graduate Scholarships, campus deadline: Oct 3, 2018
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP), national deadlines: Oct 22-26, 2018
Soros Fellowships for New Americans, national deadline: Nov 1, 2018
American Scandinavian Fellowships, national deadline: Nov 1, 2018
James Madison Fellowship, national deadline: March 1, 2019