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National Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities

National Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities

The Undergraduate Scholars initiative is happy to provide you with the list below of national opportunities for Wheaton College undergraduate and graduate students.  More information can be found using the scholarship links below.  

Scholarship Opportunities with On Campus Processes

Scholarship Name    Grad Undergrad          Eligible Fields of Study    Type of Award   Yr(s) of Application   Wheaton Deadline   Scholarship Duration   Campus Contact
                               
Barry Goldwater Scholarship   Undergrad     Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Engineering, Psychology   Merit Based   Soph, Junior   10/1   1-2 Years   Dr. Arend Poelarends
 
                               
Boren Fellowships   Undergrad     Any   Merit Based   Senior   1/15   1 Year   Dr. Laura Montgomery
                               
D.A.A.D. Graduate and Undergraduate Scholarships   Both     Any: Research   Merit Based   Senior or Recent Grad   1/31   1 Year   Dr. Clint Shaffer
 
                               
Fulbright Scholarship   Both     Any: Research and Teaching   Merit Based   Soph, Junior, Senior   4/15   2-12 Months   Dr. Rod Scott
                               
Harvey Fellows Program   Graduate     Any   Merit Based   Senior   10/1   3 Years   Dr. Bryan McGraw
                               
Lily Graduate Fellows Program   Graduate     Humanities and Arts   Merit Based   Senior   11/1   3 Years   Dr. Jill Baumgaertner
                               
The Marshall Scholarship   Graduate      Any   Merit Based   N/A   4/10   1-2 Year   Dr. Brian Howell
                               
Mitchell Scholarship   Graduate     Any   Merit Based   N/A   4/10   1 Year    
                               
Rhodes Scholarship   Graduate     Any   Merit Based   Seniors   4/10   2 Years    
                               
Truman Scholarship    Undergrad     Any   Merit Based   Juniors   12/1   3 Years    
                               
Udall Undergraduate Scholarship   Undergrad     Any    Merit   Soph,
Juniors
  3/15  
1 Year
 
  Dr. Chris Keil

 

Scholarship Opportunities without Campus Processes

Scholarship Name    Grad Undergrad       Eligible Fields of Study    Type of Award   Yr(s) of Application   Wheaton Deadline   Scholarship Duration
                           
Carnegie Junior Fellowship   Graduate     Any: Research Focused   Merit Based   Seniors   12/15/2017   1 Year
                           
Gates Cambridge Scholarship   Graduate     Any   Merit Based   N/A   10/2017   1-4 Years
                           
Gilman International Scholarship   Undergrad     Any   Financial Need Based   All    1/2017   1 Year
                           
Hertz Foundation Fellowship   Graduate     Physical, Biological, Engineering Sciences   Merit Based   Seniors   9/2017    Up to 5 Years
                           
National GEM Consortium   Graduate      STEM   Merit Based   N/A    7/2017   2-4 Years
                           
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship   Graduate     STEM   Merit Based   Seniors   Check website   3 Years
                           
Rotary International Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship   Graduate     Any   Merit Based   Seniors   Rolling Dates   1-3 Years
                           
Schwarzman Scholars Program   Graduate     Any   Merit Based   Seniors    6/2017   1 Year
                           
Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship   Both     Any: Interest in a Foreign Service Career   Merit and Financial Need Based   Juniors and Seniors    2/15/17 and 5/3/17   2 Years