Additional External Fellowships

The following links offer other areas to explore. Fellowships indicated by (I) are open to international students. These fellowships and resources are not administered by the Office of Graduate Education.

Architecture, Planning & Design

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Grants & Fellowships
America Planning Association fellowships & scholarships (I)
American Society of Landscape Architects (I)
Arts & Cultural Development Program of New South Wales (I)
Career and internship resources from MIT Department of Urban Studies + Planning (DUSP)
Center for Architecture Grants & Scholarships
Craft Research Fund Grants (I, US SSN required)
David W. Lakamp AIA Scholarship (I)
Federal grant opportunities to support planning and implementation of projects that promote sustainable communities
Financial aid information from MIT Architecture (I)
GCA Scholarships (I)
Gensler Scholarships
(I)
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship for the fields of art, architecture, dance, landscape architecture, music, theatre, and urban and regional planning (I)
 Landscape Architecture Foundation Minority Scholarship (I)
MOA Architectural Scholarship (I, eligible to work in the US)
National Endowment for the Arts – ART WORKS Grants

National Organization of Minority Architects
Society for Architectural Historians Fellowships & Grants
SOM Foundation Awards
Worldstudio AIGA scholarship
Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architectural Scholarship (I)

Science & Engineering

ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational and Data Science Fellowships (I)
Alzheimer’s Association Research Grants
Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation – funding opportunities for researchers, clinicians, and postdoctoral fellows working in academia and biotechnology companies
Amelia Earhart Fellowships (I)  (Zonta International Foundation) for women of any nationality, in science or engineering
American Academy of Neurology
American Federation for Aging Research fellowships and research grants
 DOE NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship
Engineer Girl scholarship listing
Engineering Scholarships for Women
Graduate Women in Science National Fellowship
IBM PhD Fellowships
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Scholar Award (I)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) Fellows Program (I)
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center’s Internship Challenge (I, eligible to work in the US)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space Technology Research Fellowships
National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Nonproliferation Graduate Fellowship Program
National Research Council of the National Academies – Research Associateship Programs
NIH Fogarty International Center funding opportunities for research in global health
PhRMA Foundation Awards & Fellowships
Semiconductor Research Corporation
Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship (I)
Society for Women Engineers Scholarship Directory
Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship
STEM Opportunities for Graduate Students

Environment & Energy

DOE NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship
Evette Harless Scholarship $1,000 for graduate students who show great interest in solar energy research
Grant A. Harris Research Instrumentation Fellowship (I)
IBM PhD Fellowships (I)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
Link Foundation Energy Fellowships
(I)
MIT Energy Fellows (I)
MIT Martin Family Society of Fellows for Sustainability (I)
National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Nonproliferation Graduate Fellowship Program
National Research Council of the National Academies – Research Associateship Programs
New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP) summer internships
Nuclear Energy Institute Federal Scholarship & Grants
Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship Program
Switzer Foundation Fellowship
US Department of Energy Scholars Program

Humanities

ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) Program in China Studies (I) offers pre-dissertation summer travel grants
Allen Lee Hughes Fellowships
 for people of color in professional theater
American Psychological Association (APA) Scholarships and Fellowships
Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (DPDF) Program
East-West Center in Washington’s Asia Studies Fellowship
Elderhostel K. Patricia Cross $5,000 Doctoral Research Grant
Humane Studies Fellowships (I)
Humanity in Action Fellowships
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Researach in Original Sources
Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)
Rachel Tanur Prize for Visual Sociology
Robateau-Epps Scholarship Fund for social reconstruction
Social Science Research Council Fellowships & Prizes

Public / Social / Environmental / Science Policy Research

Association to Unite the Democracies for work relating to international integration and/or federalism
California Science and Technology Policy Fellowships (I)
Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program (I)
East-West Center in Washington’s Asia Studies Fellowship (I)
Eben Tisdale Public Policy Fellowship
Davis-Putter Scholarships (I) for those actively working for peace and justice
John Kenneth Galbraith Policy Fellowship Program (I) for public policy or economics
Junior Fellows Program at the Carnegie Endowment
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
New York State Senate Graduate/Post-Graduate/Mid-Career Fellowships (I)
Schwarzman Scholarship (I)

Women

AAUW American Fellowships (I)
Amelia Earhart Fellowships (I)  (Zonta International Foundation) for women of any nationality, in science or engineering
Engineering Scholarships for Women
Engineer Girl scholarship listing
Graduate Women in Science National Fellowship (I)
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
L’Oréal USA Fellowships For Women In Science (I)

Underrepresented Minorities

25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel
Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students (I)
Affordable Colleges Online
American Geological Institute Minority Geo-Science
American Political Science Association Fellowships
Best Colleges Scholarships for African American Students
College Fund/UNCF
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs
Gates Millenium Scholarships
Humanity In Action Fellowship (I)
K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award (I)
P.E.O. Scholar Awards (I) for US or Canadian women doctoral students or postdocs
State Farm Insurance Hispanic Scholarships
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
University of California / University of Michigan President’s and Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs (I)
William Randolph Hearst’s Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students

General

Accounting Scholarships
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association Educational Foundation
Bloorview Research Institute Pursuit Award in Childhood Disability (I)
Byron Hanke Fellowship (I) for research on community associations
Josephine de Karman Fellowship (I)
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation’s Entrepreneurship Dissertation Fellowship Program for students in the process of formulating their dissertation proposal as well as doctoral candidates with recently approved dissertation proposals
Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship
Hazing Awareness Scholarship
Hydro Research Foundation Fellowship
Houtan Scholarship (I) for students studying Iranian culture, heritage and language
IIE Confucius China Studies Program (I) provides funding to U.S.-based students who wish to pursue doctoral research in China
Institute for Humane Studies Summer Graduate Research Fellowships (I) for Law or PhD students with demonstrated research interest that is rooted in the tradition of individual and economic freedoms
Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program funds state-of-the-art research in disciplines relevant to the Intelligence Community
Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Grassroots Development Fellowship Program (I) grassroots development issues in the Caribbean or Latin America
Leopold Schepp Foundation Grants 
National Collegiate Athletic Association Graduate Student Research Grant Program (I)
Presidential Management Fellows Program
Social Security Administration Small Grants to improve the disability process through innovative research on topics such as the Compassionate Allowances program, Wounded Warriors initiative, homelessness and SSI, and disability enrollment issues
Student Inventors Scholarships (I)
Tylenol Scholarships (I) annual scholarships awarded to well deserving students pursuing careers in healthcare.
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Educational Foundation Available to US students studying abroad and/or foreign studying within the US.