The Chateaubriand Fellowship
Deadline: December 15

Offered by the French Embassy in the U.S., the Chateaubriand Fellowship is open to doctoral students attending a university in the United States. Please note that applicants are not required to be U.S. citizens. Fourteen fellowships are awarded annually. In addition to a monthly stipend of approximately $1300, or approximately $1600, recipients are also provided with a round-trip plane ticket, health insurance coverage, and a per diem allowance that covers 30 days of travel in France for the purpose of conducting research. The selection committee will evaluate all applicants’ research proposals, curriculum vitae, and letters of recommendation/invitation.

The Killam Fellowships Program
Deadline: February 9

The purpose of this merit-based program is to allow university students from Canada and the United States the opportunity to study in each other’s countries for either a semester or a full academic year. Up to 20 scholarships in the amount of up to $10,000 will be awarded each year. In addition, a $500 allowance is provided to help defray the cost of health insurance. Killam Fellows will also be given a further allowance in the amount of up to $1,000 for participation in an educational field trip for the purpose of learning about their host country’s culture during their stay.

Interested U.S. and Canadian citizens who are full-time undergraduate students in good standing are invited to apply. Applicants must be fluent in English and/or French, depending on the geographic area in which they wish to study. Students from all majors will be considered.

Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships
Deadline: Varies, see website

Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships offered by the Rotary Foundation to promote friendly relations between peoples of different nations. Scholarships are offered for study in any country where there is a Rotary Club, which presently exist in over 100 countries. Interested students should contact their local Rotary Club at home for more information.

Mellon Fellowships in Humanistic Studies
Deadline: Varies, see website

The Mellon Fellowships in Humanistic Studies supports exceptionally promising students in the humanities prepare for careers in teaching and scholarship by providing top-level, competitive, portable awards for graduate study.