Graduate Funding

Description: Graduate fellowships of $2,000, $2,500, or $3,000 are available, supported by endowment funds of the AACC International Foundation, and from annual contributions by companies and AACC International divisions. Graduate awards are paid directly to the winners in September after AACC International receives verification of registration for the fall semester or quarter from the appropriate department head.In addition to these cash awards, fellowship winners will receive a certificate, presented at a local section meeting when possible, or on some other appropriate occasion arranged by the department head. When possible and appropriate, a representative of the donor will be invited to participate in the presentation.Any graduate assistantship or fellowship to which the recipient would otherwise have been entitled shall be paid in the regular amount, and no diminution of it because of receiving an AACC International Fellowship shall be permitted. Applicants must be a current AACC International Student Division member.

Description: International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate study at accredited institutions are supported. Several fellowships are available for study outside of the U.S.

Description: Established in memory of Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg, early supporters of Human Rights Watch, this fellowship is open to graduates (at the Master's level) in the fields of law, journalism, international relations, or other relevant studies. Other relevant disciplines may also be considered.

Description: Open to women with post-graduate degrees and proof of ability to carry out research in Mumbai, India. Recipient is provided free accommodation and partially free board in the Women Graduates Union's hostel for working women. In addition a small cash stipend is provided. The award does not cover travel or any other incidental expenses

Description: ARCE administers research fellowships for students enrolled in doctoral programs at North American universities, and for American post-doctoral scholars and professionals affiliated with universities and research institutions worldwide. Eligible fields of study include: Archaeology, Architecture, Art, Economics, Egyptology, History, Humanistic Social Sciences, Islamic Studies, Literature, Political Science, Religious Studies, Anthropology, Coptic Studies.ARCE Fellowships are awarded for a minimum of three months and a maximum of twelve months depending on the funding source. Fellowships provide sufficient funding to cover round-trip air transportation, a living allowance, mentoring and a home base in Egypt for doctoral candidates in the all-but-dissertation stage and senior scholars conducting more advanced research.

Description: Boren Scholarships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to add an important international and language component to their educations. We focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.

Description: The China Scholarship Council, affiliated with the Chinese government, provides information about numerous Chinese universities, programs and Chinese government scholarships for studying abroad in China. You can also find application requirements, tips for study abroad planning and preparation, and facts about China in general. 

Description: Launched in 1967, the International Affairs Fellowship (IAF) is a distinguished program offered by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) to assist mid-career scholars and professionals in advancing their analytic capabilities and broadening their foreign policy experience. The program aims to strengthen career development by helping outstanding individuals acquire and apply foreign policy skills beyond the scope of their professional and scholarly achievements. CFR awards approximately ten fellowships annually to highly accomplished individuals who have a capacity for independent work and who are eager to undertake serious foreign policy analysis. Approximately half of the selected IAFs each year spend their tenures working full-time in government; the remaining half are placed at academic institutions, think tanks, or non profit organizations. CFR’s Fellowship Affairs Office assists all fellows in finding a suitable affiliation for the year.

Description: The CLS Program provides fully-funded seven to ten week group-based intensive language instruction and extensive cultural enrichment experiences held overseas at the beginning, intermediate and advanced levels (beginning not offered for Azerbaijani, Chinese, Persian or Russian) for U.S. citizen undergraduate, Master’s and Ph.D. students.

Description: Grants and fellowships designed for faculty members and researchers who wish to study in Germany.

Description: The purpose of this fellowship is to provide financial assistance for African American women graduate students interested in studying abroad. Applicant must be an African American woman student interested in pursuing undergraduate or graduate study abroad. Applicant need not be a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority. Funds are also available for foreign students who wish to study in the United States. 

Description: The fellowship supports promising American scholars and analysts whose research bears special significance for German economic and international policy within the wider European context

Description: The EMDAP is an opportunity for current students and recent graduates of U.S. MBA programs or MA programs in international management/ finance/development or international affairs/studies to provide management assistance to small and medium-sized enterprises in developing countries.

Description: The sponsor provides internship opportunities for U.S. and Canadian students to complete one- to three-month internships with German state parliaments and ministriesThe sponsor provides internship opportunities for U.S. and Canadian students to complete one- to three-month internships with German state parliaments and ministries

Description: Support is provided for scholars who are university professors and instructors, doctoral candidates, professional researchers at research institutes and other qualified professionals who want to conduct field research on relevant subjects in Korea. Duration is from three to twelve months. Fellows receive a monthly stipend and round-trip international airfare.  The sponsor provides support to scholars and professional researchers who want to conduct field research on relevant subjects in Korea. Fields of research include: Korea-related research in the humanities and social sciences, culture and arts, and comparative research related to Korea.

Description: English Teaching Assistantships are offered in many countries worldwide.Each ETA Program is designed by the host country, and individual elements may vary by country.In most cases, ETAs:Are placed in schools or universities outside of capital citiesAre assigned various activities designed to improve their students' language abilities and knowledge of the United StatesAre fully integrated into the host community, increasing their own language skills and knowledge of the host countryMay pursue individual study/research plans in addition to ETA responsibilities (seeTips for further information on Statement of Purpose for ETAs)Applicants for English Teaching Assistantships can apply to only one country. Multi-country ETA projects will not be considered

Description: The Fulbright Public Policy Fellowship will allow fellows to serve in professional placements in foreign government ministries or institutions and gain hands-on public sector experience in participating foreign countries while simultaneously carrying out an academic research/study project.   Candidates must be U.S. citizens, enrolled in a Ph.D. program (or have a master’s in a field related to public policy prior to fall 2012) and have at least two years of full-time, professional work experience in policy related fields. 

Description: The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers fellowships for U.S. graduating seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists to study abroad for one academic year. The Program also includes an important English Teaching Assistant component.

Description: Submit an application if you are a prospective leader from the USA, the Russian Federation or the People's Republic of China and, having completed your first degree (at least a Bachelor's or comparable degree), have subsequently gained work experience and have already shown outstanding leadership potential in your career. A German Chancellor Fellowship allows you to carry out a project of your own design in cooperation with a German host you have selected.  The programme is under the patronage of the German Chancellor and also incorporates an intensive language course in Germany, a four-week introductory seminar in Bonn and Berlin, a study trip around Germany and a final meeting in Berlin. These activities provide additional insights into the social, cultural, economic and political life of Germany.  Candidates from all professions and disciplines, but especially individuals in the humanities, law, social sciences and economics, are eligible to apply to the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation directly. The Humboldt Foundation grants up to ten German Chancellor Fellowships annually for prospective leaders from each of the three countries named.

Description: Up to ten grants are awarded world-wide to Masters and Doctoral candidates to undertake thesis-related research on Canada at a Canadian university for 4-6 weeks. Up to C$3,500 is available for all expenses. An additional amount of C$1,500 may also be available to students who choose to undertake their award at participating universities.

Description: The ICE WaRM Scholarship Programme aims to: provide high caliber students with the opportunity to study with ICE WaRM partners to further their knowledge; provide students with the opportunity to participate in research and advance their scientific knowledge in water resources management; encourage the exchange of ideas on best practice within water-related fields; provide students with the opportunity to participate in presentations, conferences, seminars and forums on contemporary issues in water resources management; provide the opportunity for students from organizations and countries currently facing major water issues to participate in programmes which they may not be able to fund; and demonstrate a commitment to cultural change and diversity and the international sharing of knowledge and skills related to water resources management.

Description: The sponsor provides scholarships for any individual, regardless of country of origin, to train for careers in the rabbinate, Jewish education, social work, or as religious functionaries in Diaspora Jewish communities.

Description: ABRSM offer a total of eight International Scholarships each academic year; one undergraduate and one postgraduate at each of the four Royal Schools of Music.These awards are offered in connection with, and on the recommendation of, each of the Royal Schools of Music.  The Scholarships cover full-fees and part-maintenance for the duration of the Undergraduate programmes and for one or two years of Postgraduate study.

Description: Izaak Walton Killam Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded annually at Dalhousie University to recently graduated scholars of superior academic research ability in any discipline. Awards are tenable for two years and include travel costs, a research grant, and a conference travel allowance.

Description: The sponsor provides funding to enable American scientists or engineers to undertake post-doctoral research for a period of one to two academic years at a British university or research institute.

Description: The National Science Foundation (NSF) East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students (EAPSI) is a flagship international fellowship program for developing the next generation of globally  engaged U.S. scientists and engineers knowledgeable about the Asian and Pacific regions. The Summer Institutes are hosted by foreign counterparts committed to increasing opportunities for young U.S. researchers to work in research facilities and with host mentors abroad. Fellows are supported to participate in eight-week research experiences at host laboratories in Australia, China, Japan (10 weeks), Korea, New Zealand, Singapore and Taiwan from June to August. The program provides a $5,000 summer stipend, round-trip airfare to the host location, living expenses abroad, and an introduction to the society, culture, language, and research environment of the host location.

Description: New Zealand institutions provide the opportunity to study under internationally recognized academics and researchers in a wide range of disciplines. The New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships (NZIDRS) are open to all International Students meeting the eligibility criteria.

Description: The Pan American Advanced Study Institutes (PASI) Program, is a jointly supported initiative between the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Science Foundation (NSF). Pan American Advanced Studies Institutes are short courses ranging in length from ten days to one month duration, involving lectures, demonstrations, research seminars and discussions at the advanced graduate and post-doctoral level.

Description: The Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) program seeks to catalyze a higher level of international engagement in the U.S. science and engineering community by supporting innovative, international research and education collaborations. The program will enable U.S. scientists and engineers to establish collaborative relationships with international colleagues in order to advance new knowledge and discoveries at the frontiers of science and engineering and to promote the development of a diverse, globally-engaged U.S. scientific and engineering workforce.  This program provides educational opportunities for  Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Fellows.

Description: The Peter and Patricia Gruber International Research Award in Neuroscience was established in 2005 to help support promising young neuroscientists to pursue education and research at a center of excellence in their field. A Society for Neuroscience committee selects two recipients, both young scientists who have demonstrated international collaboration based on the best science, to share equally the $50,000 Gruber fellowship. The award is presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. Candidates for the award must be graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, or research associates studying or working at institutions located in countries other than those in which they hold citizenship or permanent residency.

Description: Description: Graduating seniors, graduate students, and undergraduate DAAD alumni in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences or engineering (or a closely related field) are invited to apply for an internship in a German company.

Description: The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (ASTAR), the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Nanyang Technological University (NTU). PhD training will be carried out in English at the recipient's chosen lab at ASTAR Research Institutes, NUS or NTU. Students will be supervised by distinguished and world-renowned researchers in these labs. Upon successful completion, students will be conferred a PhD degree by either NUS or NTU.

Description: At the core of CRDF's activities is the Cooperative Grants Program (CGP). Launched as CRDF's first initiative in 1995, the program provides up to two years of support for joint U.S. and Eurasian research teams in all areas of basic and applied research in the natural sciences. The program offers an avenue into new research directions and collaborative opportunities for both U.S. and Eurasian scientists and engineers. Such collaborations strengthen the quality of foreign research, provide opportunities for junior researchers and female scientists, support the redirection of former weapons scientists to civilian research and establish the background of knowledge and technology on which successful and profitable industry and business partnerships may be built.

Description: USINDO awards grants of up to $2,000 to fund travel to Indonesia or to the United States. These grants are awarded to promote academic and other exchanges between the two countries. USINDO Travel Grants are open to U.S. and Indonesian citizens seeking to travel to Indonesia or the United States to conduct field research or other professional projects, including conferences.

Deadline: March 1, June 1, Sep 1, Dec 1

Description: A Whitaker International Fellow or Scholar experience will ideally advance an emerging biomedical engineering career, while also advancing the goal of increased international collaboration in BME.  Grantees will come from diverse geographic areas of the United States and they will conduct their Whitaker Fellow or Scholar activity in diverse regions of the world. Candidates may apply to study or do research in any country outside of the U.S., except Canada, because it is contiguous with the United States, and the international experience is minimized.