National Scholarships

National Scholarships

OIP facilitates and supports students applying for the following scholarships.  Many of these scholarships require a CSM endorsement.  This means that you must submit your application to OIP at least 2 weeks prior to the scholarship deadlines.  OIP, along with the Faculty Reviewers and the Writing Center will help you prepare a competitive application.

NEW Scholarship Opportunities for Non-Citizens. Information can be found here

For more information click the scholarship to visit their website, or contact us. Get the additional resources and tips that could help you kick start your application today!

Nationally Competitive Scholarship Description Deadline*
Undergraduate Studies    
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship 2nd/3rd year undergraduates eligible    Jan 15th
Boren Scholarship                                                                              

Feb 1st (Undergradute)

Jan 15th (Graduate)

Gilman   Feb 15th
Harry S. Truman Scholarship    Jan 15th
Morris K. Udall Scholarship   Feb 15th
Graduate Studies    
Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies Website offers many grants and fellowships Varies
David L. Boren Graduate Fellowship   Jan 28th, 2016
Fulbright Graduate Student Program 1 year of study, research, ESL. within 140+ countries Oct 11th, 2016
Gates Cambridge Scholarship 1-4 years at Cambridge Oct 12th, 2016
George Marshall Scholarship 2-3 years at any UK collegeuniversity Oct 3rd, 2016
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship Award   Oct 28th, 2016
Inter-American Foundation Fellowships   Opens in the fall
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Research Fellowship   Opens Sep 2016
NSF East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes Database of many grants Nov 10th, 2016 
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program U.S. Based, but with international opportunity Varies by field, late Oct - early Nov
Rhodes Scholarship   Oct 5, 2016
Robert Bosch Foundation Scholarship   Varies
SOROS   Nov 1st, 2016
Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship       Nov 10th, 2016


Please note: Some of the links may be broken. If so, Google search, and accept our apologies for the outdated web addresses. If you would like more information regarding any of these awards, please contact Kay Godel Gengenbach ( CSM nomination or endorsement may be needed for most of the scholarship.


Other Scholarships Description
Study Outside U.S.  
American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowships Grants Study in Scandinavia
DAAD: German Academic Exchange Service Scholarships Research  Opportunities
German Chancellor Scholarships  
German Studies Research Grant  
National Flagship Language Program Under The National Security Education Program NSEP
National Italian American Foundation Scholarships  
Samuel Huntington Public Service Awards  
Study Within U.S.  
American Association of University Women Educational Foundation  
Leopold Schepp Foundation Graduate Scholarships  
Foreign Language/Culture Study  

Critical Language Enhancement Awards (Summer)

Boren (see above)

To study Arabic, Azeri, Bangla/Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi, Pashto, Urdu, Korean, Russian or Turkish
Critical Language Scholarships To study Arabic, Bangla/Bengali, Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish or Urdu


Engineering, Mathematics or Science Programs
     (for undergraduates, graduating seniors and recent graduates)

Public Policy, International Affairs and Activism

      - 1-year internship requiring CSM endorsement
      - Campus Deadline: mid-December

      - For Juniors or Seniors
      - Official Deadline: early February

      - Official Deadline between 1 Nov and 1 Mar
      - Programs at Princeton, Carnegie Mellon, US-Berkeley, Michigan, Maryland

Other Useful Sites

      - A leading global resourse for hard-to-find information critical to scientific and other projects across all diciplines

      - List of other Fellowships, Scholarships and Grants


© 2017 Colorado School of Mines | | Equal Opportunity | Privacy Policy | Directories | Text Only | | rss

Last Updated: 05/04/2017 10:52:31