This page contains recent blog posts relating to Funding & Awards. For offical program information, visit the Scholarships portal.

Diversity Scholarship Programs

  MALDEF 2014-2015 Scholarship Resource Guide   “This is an extensive list of scholarships that may not inquire about immigration status or require a valid social security number to redeem the award. It is suggested that you look through the … Continued

Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute for 2014

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is accepting applications from across the country for the Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute for 2014. The theme is “The Global Black Experience in the 20th and 21st Centuries”. Rising seniors in college with a … Continued

Applications Open for Rotary Peace Fellowships

Applications Open for Rotary Peace Fellowships Application Deadline: July 1, 2014 | Application and Fellowship Details The Rotary Foundation is now accepting applications for the world-competitive Rotary Peace Fellowship. The fellowship provides academic and practical training to prepare scholars for … Continued

2014 Kosciuszko Foundation Summer Programs in Poland

Application Deadline: May 15, 2014 | Application and Program Details The Kosciuszko Foundation, The American Center for Polish Culture, is offering students opportunities to study in Poland this summer at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow and the John Paul II … Continued

Microsoft Research Data Science Summer School

I’m very happy to announce the new Microsoft Research Data Science Summer School, an intensive eight-week hands-on introduction to data science for college students in the New York City area. This will be of particular benefit to upper-level undergraduate students … Continued

Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award

The National Council for Research on Women has launched the Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award and announced the inaugural call for submissions. Established through a generous $100,000 matching grant from the Ford Foundation, the Award honors and extends the vision … Continued

New York Needs You: Fellowship Opportunity

It’s not too late! NYNY Session on 2/5 New York Needs You: Connecting Ambition with Opportunity New York Needs You fights for economic mobility for ambitious, low-income college students. We do this by providing intensive career development, mentorship, and professional … Continued

The Laura W. Bush Travelling Fellowship

Overview The fellowship will help fund a proposal designed by the applicant to conduct brief work in a foreign country related to the mandate of UNESCO – using education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and information … Continued

Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute

June 9- July 18, 2014 The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation have created the Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute to encourage minority students and others with an interest in African-American and African Diasporan … Continued

Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan

The Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan. Funding from private foundations and major U.S. corporations, through donations to the nonprofit US-Japan Bridging Foundation, makes it possible to award about 100 scholarships each … Continued

Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program

Students must formally apply to participate in the MMUF program. We encourage you to apply if you have demonstrated academic ability, aspire to pursue a PhD, and are committed to the goals of the MMUF Program.  You must also: Be … Continued