Funding Your Project


UW-L offers a variety of ways for students to fund their creative and scholarly projects.  In fact, 21% of UW-L seniors have worked on a research project with a faculty member.  There are also funding opportunities available through various organizations nationwide.  Please see the funding opportunity chart's below by clicking on the corresponding tabs.


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Post Graduate

Grants available for post-graduation that must be applied for during your undergraduate tenure.

 

Scholarship Name Intended Recipients Region Award Amount Deadline (Confirm dates!) Web Address
British Marshall Scholarships Must be intending to complete a degree in the UK United Kingdom up to $25,000 October www.marshallscholarship.org
Rhodes Scholar Trust Must be intending to complete a degree at Oxford University United Kingdom up to $25,000 October www.rhodesscholar.org
Truman Scholarship Juniors interested in public service. Any $30,000 February www.truman.gov/home
National Research Council Science and Engineering graduate students Any $30,000 Feb, May, Aug, Nov www.nationalacademies.org/rap
American Association of University Women (AAUW) For women enrolled in a university Any Depends on award Depends on scholarship www.aauw.org/fga/index.cfm
Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program For graduate study, internships, and professional development activities, and entry into the Foreign Service Any up to $34,000 January http://www.uncfsp.org/rangelprogram/
index.cfm?areaid=2&contentid=672
Fulbright Fellowships Must be intending to complete a degree    Any up to $20,000/year October www.iie.org/fulbright
Huntington Public Service Award For public service after graduation Any $10,000 February www.nationalgridus.com/
commitment/d4-1_award.asp
Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship For Master's program women and members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, certain majors only Any up to $40,000 February http://www.woodrow.org/
higher-education-fellowships/
foreign_affairs/index.php
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowships For students and educators Any Depends on award Depends on fellowship www.woodrow.org
Humboldt Foundation Fellowships For study in Germany Germany Depends on grant Depends on grant http://www.humboldt-foundation.de/
web/771.html
Mitchell (George J.) Scholarships For study in Ireland or Northern Ireland, must be ages 18-30 Ireland, Northern Ireland up to $20,000 October http://www.us-irelandalliance.org/content/
3/en/George%20Mitchell%20Scholarship
%20Program%20%7C%20US-Ireland
%20Alliance.html
Dorot Social Change in Israel Award For students interested in promoting progressive social change in Israel Israel $5,000 February http://www.dorot.org/sci
GE3 Scholarships For engineering students enrolling in a GE3 program Most $1,500-$3,000 March, October http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/
GlobalE3
Norway-American Scholarships For study in Norway Norway $1,500-4,500 Depends on scholarship http://noram.no/page.aspx?id=
35&lid=44
Oslo International Summer School Scholarship For study at the OISS- 1 available for a UA student Norway $1,500 February- See Laura Thornes http://www.summerschool.uio.no/
expenses/scholarships.html
Sons of Norway Scholarships For study in Norway Norway Depends on award Depends on scholarship http://www.sofn.com/foundation/
showPage.jsp?document=
foundation_scholarships.html
Swedish Scholarships For study in Sweden Sweden Depends on award Depends on scholarship http://www.studyinsweden.se/
Scholarships/
ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship For research study in Switzerland Switzerland $1000/month for max of 3 months March http://www.thinkswiss.org/us-swiss-
exchange/research-scholarship