Undergraduate Scholarships and Fellowships

Are you an undergraduate student looking for academic resources? Then you are in the right place. Click on any of the tags below to access fellowship opportunities relevant to your current student status and those specific to your interests.


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Boren Scholarship

Description: Provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East

Deadline: 2/5/20

Rhodes Scholarship

Description: Each year, 32 scholars from the United States are among more than 95 Rhodes Scholars worldwide who take up degree courses at Oxford University

Deadline: 10/2/19

Horseshoe Farm Fellowship 

Description: It is geared to top recent college graduates from around the nation interested in community health and education, non-profit and organizational management, social entrepreneurship, and community service leadership

Deadline: 2/10/19

Gamma Mu Foundation Scholarship 

Description: Provides support to gay men who want to further their education at a college, university, or vocational or professional training program

Deadline: 3/31/19

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship 

Description: Scholarship for top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor's degrees

Deadline: TBA

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

Description Need-based scholarships are awarded to students who are able to do academic work at the college or university level or are enrolled in a trade or technical program and who are active in the progressive movement

Deadline: 3/31/19

La Unidad Latina Foundation Scholarship 

Description: Available on a competitive basis to undergraduate four-year college, and graduate students

Deadline: TBA

2017 Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest 

Description: Recognizes outstanding elementary and high school students who have demonstrated academic and extracurricular excellence as well as an interest in the life and career of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War

Deadline: 7/31/19

The Dream.Us National Scholarship

Description: We think of our National Scholarship as the “Pell Grant” for highly motivated DREAMers with significant, unmet financial need

Deadline: TBA

Point Foundation The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund 

Description: empowers promising lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential – despite the obstacles often put before them – to make a significant impact on society

Deadline: 1/29/19


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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship  

Description: Seeks to identify and support college sophomores and juniors who show exceptional promise of becoming this Nation’s next generation of research leaders in these fields

Deadline: 1/26/19

The Churchill Scholarship

Description: Provides funding to American students for a year of Master’s study in science, mathematics, and engineering at the University of Cambridge, based at Churchill College

Deadline: 10/31/19

The Generation Google Scholarship

Description: Help aspiring computer scientists excel in technology and become leaders in the field

Deadline: TBA

Google Lime Scholarship Program 

Description: Provides scholarships and networking retreats for computer science students with disabilities

Deadline: TBA

Women Techmakers Scholars Program

Description: An academic scholarship, awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on the community of women in tech

Deadline: TBA

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

Description: Assists students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree by awarding scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000

Deadline: 2/15/19

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program 

Description: Provides educational opportunities for future generations of science scholars, we’re offering $40,000 in scholarship funding to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in an accredited college for the upcoming semester

Deadline: 5/20/19

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship 

Description: Award annual scholarships to well deserving students pursuing careers in healthcare

Deadline: TBA

Masergy STEM Scholarship Program 

Description: To support the next generation of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) students by providing a scholarship of $5,000 to a student demonstrating excellent promise in their area of study

Deadline: 4/15/19

MyBioSource Scholarship Program

Description: opening up doors to thriving students allowing them to explore the endless possibilities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

Deadline: 6/28/19

Science Ambassador Scholarship 

Description Full tuition scholarship for a woman seeking an undergraduate degree in science, engineering, or math, funded by Cards Against Humanity

Deadline: TBA

Western Union Scholars 

Description: A program designed to support young people and their efforts to pursue a post-secondary education by receiving $2,500 each to contribute toward tuition or school fees at an accredited post-secondary institution and will be selected based on criteria relating to the program's three pillars: Perseverance, Aspiration, and Community

Deadline: 4/30/19

 BHW Scholarship - Women in STEM Scholarship 

Description: Open to women pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics 

Deadline: 4/15/19

Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship 

Description: Provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for two years of full-time study and a 10-week, full-time paid ($700/week) internship at a NOAA facility during the summer

Deadline: 1/31/19

STEM FELLOWSHIPS for Graduate School

The following list of fellowships is only applicable if you are currently an undergraduate senior.

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GEM Fellowship Program (MS Engineering Fellowship Program) 

Description: Objective of this program is to promote the benefits of a masters degree within industry

Deadline: 11/12/19

GEM Fellowship Program (Ph.D. Engineering Fellowship Program)

Description: objective of this program is to offer doctoral fellowships to underrepresented minority students who have either completed, are currently enrolled in a master’s in engineering program, or received admittance into a PhD program directly from a bachelor’s degree program

Deadline: 11/12/19

GEM Fellowship Program (Ph.D. Science Fellowship Program) 

Description: Goal of this program is to increase the number of minority students who pursue doctoral degrees in the natural science disciplines — chemistry, physics, earth sciences, mathematics, biological sciences, and computer science

Deadline: 11/12/19

National Science Fellowship (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) 

Description: supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education

Deadline: 10/21/19 (Life Sciences, Geosciences), 10/22/19 (Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Engineering, Materials Research), 10/24/19 (Psychology, Social Sciences, STEM Education and Learning), 10/25/19 (Chemistry, Mathematical Sciences, Physics and Astronomy)

The Hertz Foundation Fellowship 

Description: Supports graduate students working towards the Ph.D. degree in the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences

Deadline: TBA

Ford Foundation PreDoctoral Fellowship 

Description: provide three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree

Deadline: 12/17/19

Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship

 Description: Supports one to two years of graduate study in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program in the United States

Deadline: 11/1/19

National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship 

Description: highly competitive, portable fellowship that is awarded to U.S. citizens and nationals who intend to pursue a doctoral degree in one of fifteen supported disciplines

Deadline: 12/7/18