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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 AwardYr(s) of ApplicationWheaton DeadlineScholarship DurationCampus 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 AwardYr(s) of ApplicationWheaton DeadlineScholarship 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