The Alexander von Humboldt German Chancellor Scholarships
(study in Germany, Graduate and work experience one year)
Deadline: October 31

Submit an application if you are a prospective leader from the USA, the Russian Federation or the People’s Republic of China and, having completed your first degree (at least a Bachelor’s or comparable degree), have subsequently gained work experience and have already shown outstanding leadership potential in your career. A German Chancellor Fellowship allows you to carry out a project of your own design in cooperation with a German host you have selected.

DAAD German Studies Research Grant
Deadline:May 1 and November 1

The program is designed to encourage research and promote the study of cultural, political, historical, economic and social aspects of modern and contemporary German affairs from an inter- and multidisciplinary perspective.

Undergraduates with at least junior standing pursuing a German Studies track or minor may be nominated for the grant by their department and/or program chair. Applicants are expected to have completed two years of college German and a minimum of three courses in German Studies (literature, history, politics or other fields) at the time of nomination.

Research support ranging in value from $1,500 to $2,500 is available to individual scholarship recipients and is intended to offset living and travel costs during the active research phase. Support cannot be provided for stays in Germany in the context of study abroad programs.

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.