Nationally Competitive Scholarships

UIS Undergraduate and Graduate students from every major can apply for a number of excellent, nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships that support research, teaching, and language learning.

Many awards are available for working, studying, and teaching internationally as well as in the U.S.

We are here to help you develop your potential and guide you through the application process.  Please feel free to look through the fellowships listed here and to explore the information in the larger databases and websites you can access through this page.

Please complete an interest form, indicating the program(s) you’d like to learn more about.

And contact us if you are interested in any of these programs, want to know if any are right for you, are just curious about what the process involves, or want to learn more about the professional and personal benefits of the application process.

Thank you for your interest,

Keenan Dungey, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Institutional Effectiveness.

Award Focus: The Fulbright Program                                                                                         

 Award Focus: The Boren Scholarship

For information about other scholarships and student financial aid, please contact the Office of Financial Assistance.