Student Success

National Fellowships and Scholarships

Please note that the following links will take you to the homepage for each scholarship/fellowship. Once on the homepage please search for scholarships.


Eligibility Information

Alliance for Graduate Education & Professoriate - from National Science Foundation


Annette M. Brown


Ayn Rand Essay Scholarship


Benjamin A. Gilman

Undergraduate with Pell Grant

Boren Scholarship/Fellowship

Graduate/Undergraduate, Study abroad-excluding Canada, W. Europe, Australia

Bridges to Baccalaureate Program – National Institutes of Health


Dept of Homeland Security Scholarship/Fellowship

Graduate/Undergraduate, Fields contributing to Homeland Security mission

Eli Wiesel Foundation for Humanity

Undergraduate, Juniors and Seniors


Undergraduate, Seniors and Alumni

Gates Cambridge

Undergraduate, Seniors and Alumni

George Mitchell Scholarship

Graduate, 1 year study in N. Ireland

Goldwater Scholarship

Undergraduate, Careers in research; Science and Engineering majors

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

Graduate/Undergraduate, Careers in public service

Hertz Foundation Scholarship

Graduate PhD in applied physical sciences

Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Graduate/Undergraduate, LGBT/ally students

Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship


Jacob K. Javits Fellowship

Graduate PhD/MFA in fine arts/humanities/social sciences

James Madison Memorial Fellowship

Graduate MA in history/political science/teaching

Jewish Community Alliance


LGBT Heart Scholarship

Graduate in health professions

Maine Community Foundation-Maine Policy Scholars

Graduate, Resident of Maine

Marshall Scholarship

Graduate 2 years study in UK

Morris K. Udall Foundation

Undergraduate, Sophomores and Juniors

Nat. Defense Science/Engineering Fellowship

Graduate, Research fields related to National Defense, Science and Engineering majors

National Science Foundation Fellowship

Graduate also for Social Sciences/promotes research careers

Newton Fellowship Program

Students with math coursework

Parents as Scholars


Phi Kappa Phi Fellowships

Graduate, Seniors/member of PKP

Rainbow Business and Professional Association (RBPA)


Rhodes Scholarship

Graduate, 2 years at Oxford

Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship

Graduate/Undergraduate, 1 year abroad

Rotary World Peace Scholarship

Graduate Masters degree abroad

Peggy Rudd Transgender Scholarship Fund

Graduate/Undergraduate, Transgender students, based on academic excellence, leadership, extra-curricular activities, and on financial need

Myra Sadker Foundation


Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Graduate Specific edibility requirements

St. Andrews


Talbot Charitable Foundation – Women’s Scholarship Fund Program


Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

Undergraduate, Seniors only

Transgender Scholarship and Education Legacy Fund (TSELF)

Graduate/Undergraduate, Transgender students, Helping and caring professions

UCFW Scholarship Program


UNCF Scholars


Union Scholars Program

Undergraduate, 2nd semester Sophomore or Junior

Villers Fellowship for Healthcare Justice

Seniors and Alumni

Wellstone Fellowship

Seniors and  Alumni of Color

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