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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, 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. 


If you can't make the in-person workshop, check out the Student Fellowships YouTube channel for video tutorials instead!

Advice for Future Applicants

Additional video tutorials can be found on the Student Fellowships YouTube channel.

Open Applications

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

NIH Post-baccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA), Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Gilman-McCain Scholarship (for the Children of Military Families), Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund, national deadline: January 22, 2020
Point Foundation Scholarship, national deadline: January 27, 2020
Mary Gates Leadership Scholarship, deadline: January 27, 2020
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships, deadline: January 31, 2020
NOAA Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship, deadline: January 31, 2020
Mary Gates Research Scholarship, deadline: February 3, 2020
Rangel Undergraduate International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program, national deadline: February 4, 2020
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program, national deadline: February 5, 2020
Fulbright UK Summer Institutes, national deadline: February 11, 2020
Hertog Foundation Fellowships, national deadline: February 11, 2020
Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarships, national deadline: February 14, 2020
American Council of the Blind (ACB) Scholarship, national deadline: February 14, 2020
Foreign Affairs Information Technology (FAIT) Fellowship, national deadline: February 14, 2020
Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship, national deadline: February 27, 2020
James Madison Graduate Fellowship, national deadline: March 1, 2020
Gilman International Scholarship, national deadline: March 3, 2020
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP), national deadline: March 18, 2020