The Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs
The Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs is here to help undergraduate and graduate students apply for nationally competitive fellowships and scholarships. Feel free to schedule an appointment with us here or send us an email. If you don’t see a competition that interests you here, feel free to search our online INFO database at www.sc.edu/ofsp/info for more opportunities.
Boren Fellowships: Up to $30,000 for graduate students interested in national security (broadly defined) who demonstrate high levels of academic performance and strong motivation to develop expertise in languages, cultures and world regions less commonly studied by Americans. Electronic Deadline: Tuesday, January 27, 2015.
The DAAD RISE Professional offers a summer research internship in the STEM fields with doctoral students at top German universities for graduate students or those who have already completed at DAAD RISE internship. Deadline: January 31, 2015.
The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need secondary schools in Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and New Jersey. The fellowship also includes a $30,000 stipend and tuition arrangements varying by campus in Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and New Jersey. Final Deadline: Saturday, January 31, 2015.
The Whitaker International Summer Program provides funding for U.S. bioengineers and biomedical engineers to continue their existing Masters or PhD work abroad with high quality, individually arranged, research OR internship in industry OR coursework relevant to their field under the supervision of a mentor. Please check the website for eligibility requirements, potential host institutes, and former grantee profiles. Deadline: Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
Madison Graduate Fellowship Workshop (Monday, January 26 at 4 PM, Legare 322)
This fellowship offers support for graduate school to students intending a career as a high school US history, government, or social studies teacher.
Rotary Global Grants Workshop (Monday, February 9 at 3:30 PM, Russell House 302)
These grants offer $30,000+ for graduate work abroad in one of Rotary's six areas of focus: peace and conflict prevention/resolution, disease prevention and treatment, water and sanitation, maternal and child health, basic education and literacy, economic and community development.
Marshall, Mitchell, and Rhodes Scholarship Workshop (Tuesday, February 24 at 3:30 PM, Gressette Room, Harper College 3rd floor)
These scholarships support graduate study in the UK and Ireland.