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Student Fellowships in the Office of Global Affairs is operating remotely, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Staff can be contacted by email and is available for virtual meetings.

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 live virtual workshops, 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
Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship (Dept. of Defense), national deadline: December 1, 2020
Alfa Fellowship (Russia), national deadline: December 1, 2020
Generation Google Scholarship, national deadline: December 4, 2020
Google Lime Scholarship, national deadline: December 4, 2020
Cultural Vistas Fellowship, national deadline: December 11, 2020
Graduate Fellowships for STEM Diversity, national deadline: December 15, 2020
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships, national deadline: December 17, 2020
Scoville Peace Fellowship, national deadline: January 4, 2021
Udall Scholarship, campus deadline: January 8, 2021
Pride Foundation Scholarships, deadline: January 8, 2021
Bonderman Fellowship, deadline: January 11, 2021
Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program, national deadline: January 11, 2021
Global Health Corps, national deadline: January 13, 2021
Knowles Teaching Fellowships, national deadline: January 18, 2021
Fund for Education Abroad (FEA)Scholarships, national deadline: January 20, 2021
Point Foundation Scholarships, national deadline: January 25, 2021
Killam Fellowships (Canada), deadline: January 31, 2021
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships, deadline: January 31, 2021
Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship, national deadline: February 1, 2021
Mary Gates Research Scholarship, deadline: February 2, 2021
Rangel International Affairs Summer Program, national deadline: February 9, 2021
Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship, national deadline: February 26, 2021
James Madison Fellowship, national deadline: March 1, 2021