Searchable Fellowships Databases & Other Resources

Searchable Databases:

University of Rochester Fellowships and Awards Database:  A database of national and international student fellowships and awards.  Nationally coveted college scholarships, graduate fellowships & postdoctoral awards.

Michigan State University Libraries' Grants for Individuals:  This well-organized compilation focuses primarily on funding opportunities for individuals, such as financial aid or scholarships for students.

Funding for US Study Online:  An extensive database of scholarships, fellowships and grants for international students organized and maintained by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

Other Useful Resources:

Advice for Science Fellowship Applications: NSF, NDSEG, Hertz:  This article contains advice that Philip J. Guo has collected from his own experiences as well as those of friends and mentors who have received these fellowships.

Fellowships & Scholarships that Accept Applications from International Students

How to Win a Graduate Fellowship:  Much of the advice in this guide from Michael Kiparsky of the Chronicle of Higher Education is applicable to undergraduates as well.

How To Win A Fulbright: Be Extraordinary by Vicki Johnson on