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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
James Madison Fellowship, national deadline: March 1, 2021
Gilman International Scholarship, national deadline: March 9, 2021 (extended)
Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research Program, national deadline: March 15, 2021
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP), national deadline: March 17, 2021
Islamic Scholarship Fund, national deadline: March 21, 2021
Freeman-ASIA Scholarship, national deadline: March 30, 2021
Bridging Scholarship (Japan), national deadline: April 16, 2021
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Scholarships, national deadline: May 31, 2021