Scholarship Types

Graduate Level Scholarships


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American Councils Research Fellowships

Major grants for independent, overseas research and language training. Read More

Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program

For internships in Germany only. Must have fluency or near-fluency in German, graduate degree preferred.

Fellows are chosen from the fields of business administration, cultural management (ex. museum, theater, orchestra), journalism, law, non-profit, public policy, and urban planning.

Fellows benefit from:
• One or two high-level work phases at leading institutions in Germany
• Traveling seminar series covering issues of German, European and
transatlantic concern
• Up to five months of German language training
• Monthly stipend of EUR 3.000 (tax-free in Germany) starting in September;
monthly summer stipend of EUR 1.000 + free accommodations during July and August
• Accommodation and travel (U.S. points only) to Washington, D.C.
orientation program
• Financial support for accompanying spouse & children
• Flights to and from Germany
• Membership in the Robert Bosch Foundation Alumni Association (RBFAA)

Ideal candidates meet the following eligibility requirements:
• U.S. citizen
• 40 years of age or younger at the application deadline
• Minimum five years of relevant, full-time work experience in target
fellowship field (excluding internships)
• Graduate degree preferred
• Evidence of outstanding professional performance
• Sincere commitment to furthering the transatlantic relationship and
learning the German language

Contact: Maria de Rocher or Jessica Hunt, Honors Program, 212 Moore College, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 Read More

British Marshall Scholarships

For post-Bachelor's study only at a British university in order to obtain either a Master's degree or a second undergraduate degree.

Contact: Jessica Hunt, Honors Program, 212 Moore College, University of Georgia Athens, GA 30602, (706) 542-6908, Read More

Chateaubriand Fellowship Programs

2 Fellowship programs:
1) For current graduate students at a U.S. university for research in France in French Literature, Cinema, The Humanities, The Arts, History, Philosophy, Political Sciences or Sociology.

2) For current graduate students at a U.S. university for research in France in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics

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China Scholarship Council

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DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program

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DAAD: German Academic Exchange Service

Funding for undergraduates, graduates, faculty and researcher to study or conduct research in Germany. Apply through DAAD New York website.

DAAD's primary goal is to facilitate transatlantic mobility to Germany for US and Canadian scholars, therefore Germany must be a component of your intended academic travel. Funding is awarded on a competitive basis; we consider the academic merit of the individual, the feasibility and quality of the proposal, and the impact of the applicant and application as a whole. Read More

Department of Romance Languages French Graduate Research Travel Award

The Department invites applications for travel awards of up to $1000. Awards are granted for domestic or international conference presentations, or travel necessary for research (such as libraries or other collections, linguistic field work, etc.) . In order to be eligible, applicants must be full-time graduate students in the French program. Preference will be given to doctoral students. If you wish to apply for these funds, please send your application materials to the Graduate Coordinator. Read More

Fulbright Scholarships

For upcoming and recent B.S./B.A. graduates, master's and doctoral candidates, young professionals and artists.

Contact: Maria A. de Rocher, Honors Program, 212 Moore College, (706) 542-6908,

Campus application deadline is usually in September each year. Read More

German Center for Research and Innovation

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Humboldt/German Chancellor Scholarships

To conduct a one-year research, study or professional development program in Germany. Applicants must have Bachelor's degree and be under 35 years old. Must be a national of the United States, the Russian Federation, The People’s
Republic of China, Brazil or India. Prior knowledge of German is not a prerequisite.

Contact: Alexander Von Humbolt Foundation, U.S. Liaison Office, 1012 14th Street NW, Suite 1015, Washington, D.C. 20005 Read More

OAS/IACD Fellowships

For graduate study in North America, South America or the Caribbean. Read More

OTS (Org. Tropical Studies)

Graduate Fellowships and undergraduate scholarships available. Read More

Rhodes Scholarships

For post-Bachelor's study at Oxford University to pursue a degree. Must be between 18 and 24 years of age (by Oct. 1 of application year).

Contact: Jessica Hunt, Honors Program, 212 Moore College, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, (706) 542-6908, Read More

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

A variety of fellowships and grants offered by this non-profit foundation that seeks to encourage a new generation of leaders. Read More

UGA Graduate Dean's Award for International Study

This an International Award made to a UGA Study Abroad Program.

Purpose: To cover a study abroad program’s loss of tuition revenue, making it viable for more UGA graduate students on assistantship to study abroad.

Source: This award is generously funded by the Graduate School under the direction of Dean Maureen Grasso.

Note: Because UGA graduate assistants do not pay tuition for coursework (other than a $25 matriculation fee) and because UGA study abroad programs are often dependent on the tuition revenue generated by the credit hours in order to have the budget “make,” in the past, UGA study abroad programs often simply could not accept students on assistantship. This award provides funds to the program in place of tuition, thereby allowing more study abroad programs to accept graduate assistants and more UGA graduate students to study abroad. As a result, selected students do not receive any funds directly, and the award does not apply to non-UGA programs. Recipients must still pay the regular program fee just as do other graduate students and undergraduates; the program cannot discount or reduce the student's program fees as a result of this award.

Amount of award: An amount equal to either 3 or 6 hours’ tuition, depending on the number of hours for which the student will enroll

How paid: From the Graduate School restricted account, to be paid directly to the study abroad program, on behalf of an individual student

Deadline: March 3rd, 2014 for 2014 Maymester or Summer programs (please send all documents to Dr. Kasee Clifton Laster, Office of International Education, 1324 South Lumpkin Street). Read More

Whitaker International Program

The Whitaker International Program sends emerging leaders in U.S. biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) overseas to undertake a self-designed project that will enhance their careers within the field. For graduate studies only.

For 2015 the program will fund:
•50 Fellow and Scholar Grants
•25 Summer Grants

You must:
•Have U.S. citizenship OR be a permanent legal resident of the U.S.
•Be in the field of biomedical engineering/bioengineering or a closely-related field (Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with substantive interest and background in Biomedicine).
•Be no more than 3 years from the receipt of your most recent degree, or be currently enrolled.
•Have language ability to carry out the proposed project in the host country at the time of departure.

Please visit the specific programs for detailed eligibility requirements. Read More