Information on various fellowship aid resources is available from these web pages. For questions on the below, please contact the Director of Graduate Fellowships. Individual departments may have additional information.

Fellowship TIps

This section contains some helpful tips and hints on the finding, obtaining, and managing fellowship opportunities.

Presidential Graduate Fellowship Program

MIT has established a prestigious program of Presidential Fellowships to recruit the most outstanding students worldwide to pursue graduate studies at the Institute.

Fellowships for internationals

This page lists a collection of outside funding sources specifically geared towards internationals.

OGE awards

Generous donors have provided MIT with funds in support of stipend awards, for students who fall into unique categories. The Office of Graduate Education administers these awards

OGE fellowships

Generous donors have provided MIT with permanent funds in support of fellowships, many of which have unique restrictions. The Office of Graduate Education administers a number of these endowed fellowships through an annual competition.

Featured external fellowships

Many outside organizations fund fellowships for graduate students. This page provides a partial listing for which the fellowship officer in the Office of Graduate Education serves as the fiscal agent.

Additional external fellowships

This page highlights some fellowships which are administered outside the Office of Graduate Education.

iGrad Scholarship Database

Visit the scholarship database at MIT’s iGrad portal. Enter and set up your own free account, available for all MIT faculty, staff, students, spouses, and partners, to access the full site. Jobs and scholarships are posted, along with videos and articles with career and financial planning tips.

Study abroad grants

The “study abroad grants” page lists some opportunities for study outside the United States. The level of support ranges widely.

Other resources

This page highlights some MIT fellowships which are administered outside the Office of Graduate Education, and also provides links to many non-MIT fellowships.