Major Scholarships & Fellowships with Direct Applications

Follow the web links, below, for information. If you have additional questions, please email honors.scholarships@umich.edu.

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Deadline: December. Essay prize for Juniors & Seniors.

Gates Cambridge Applicants submit directly for one year of graduate study at the University of Cambridge by  mid-October. Cambridge faculties (i.e. departments) decide whom to nominate to the Gate Cambridge Foundation.

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Applications take place during winter semesters.

Charles B Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Application deadline: January 17, 2014.

Thomas R Pickering Fellowships Undergrad application deadline: January 24, 2014. Grad application deadline: February 7, 2014.

Donald M Payne International Development Program  Application deadline: January 27, 2014.

Princeton in Africa For year-long service project in Africa. Application deadline: November. 

Princeton in Asia  For year-long internship and employment in Asia. Application deadline: November. 

AIF Clinton Foundation Fellowship For study of typically less commonly taught modern languages in combination with area or international studies. Application deadline: February 1st. 

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship For study of typically less commonly taught modern languages in combination with area or international studies. Application deadline: February 1st. 

Cultural Vistas For internships and programs with a variety of international locations and organizations. Application deadline: varies by program. 

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship  Provides grants for undergraduates receiving a Federal Pell Grant to participate in study abroad and international internships. Application deadline: three cycles throughout the year. 

National Science Fellowship (NSF) Graduate Fellowship
Designed for students who are applying or have just begun graduate studies in science or engineering.