Student Fellowships & Awards

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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. 


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
Patsy Mink Foundation Education Support Awards, deadline: August 1, 2019
Fulbright U.S. Student Program, campus deadline: September 4, 2019
Luce Scholars Program, campus deadline: September 4, 2019
Spring 2020 Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship, national deadline: September 10, 2019
Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship, national deadline: September 17, 2019
Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowships, national deadline: September 24, 2019
Knight-Hennessy Scholars (Stanford), national deadline: October 9, 2019
DAAD Graduate Study Scholarship (Germany), UW priority deadline: October 20, 2019
Soros Fellowships for New Americans, national deadline: November 1, 2019