Awards Overview

Please see the list of awards for your academic year or status.
Overview of Selected Undergraduate Awards

 

David L. Boren Scholarship

Application deadline February 4, 2015

 

DAAD

Application deadlines vary according to type of prize or internship. Short Session Programs available.

 

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

Application deadline Oct 7, 2014 for Spring and Summer 2015

 

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Application deadline January 30, 2015

 

Harry S. Truman Scholarship**

Application deadline February 3, 2015

 

Morris K. and Stewart L. Udall Scholarship

Application deadline TBA (early February 2015)

 

Wiesel Essay Prize (Ethics)

Application deadline December 8, 2014

 

 

SUMMER PROGRAMS

 

Critical Language Scholarship  (Summer program)

Application deadline November 12, 2014 for Summer 2015

 

Fulbright UK Summer Institutes (Summer program)

Applications available in November for Summer 2015

 

Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment (Summer program)

Application deadline February 4, 2015

 

*Requires students receive an endorsement from UIS; one exception for Fulbright, in which an “at-large” application is available. NOTE: Application deadlines given are for those of the awarding agency.  There will be an earlier UIS deadline for application materials for those awards requiring UIS endorsement and /or for which some or all of the application must be submitted by faculty advisors or the prestigious scholarship coordinator. For more information, please contact Dr. Donna Bussell dbuss3@uis.edu

 

** Students apply for the Truman Scholarship as juniors

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Overview of Selected Awards for Graduates and Graduating Seniors

David L. Boren Fellowship

Application deadline January 27, 2015

 

Gates-Cambridge

Application deadline October 14, 2015

 

DAAD

Application deadlines vary according to type of prize or internship. Short Session Programs available.

 

Fulbright Programs*(recent graduates, students in M.A. and doctoral programs, and young professionals in the arts, journalism, business, law, and other professional areas)

Application deadlines vary (early fall)

 

Fulbright Special Programs

Fulbright Hilary Rodham Clinton award

Fulbright mytvU awards

Fulbright National Geographic Digital Storytelling Prize

Applications deadlines vary (early fall)

 

Huntington Public Service Scholarship (graduating seniors)

Application deadline January 19, 2015

 

Madison Fellowship

Application Deadline March 1st each year

 

NSF-GRFP

Application deadlines vary (late October-early November)

 

Rangel International Studies

Application deadline TBA October 2014 for 2015 applications

 

Rhodes Scholarship

Application deadline first Wednesday in October

 

Harry S. Truman Scholarship**

Application deadline February 3, 2015

 

 

SUMMER PROGRAMS

 

Critical Language Scholarship  (Summer program)

Application deadline November 12, 2014 for Summer 2015

 

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*Requires students receive an endorsement from UIS; one exception for Fulbright, in which an “at-large” application is available. NOTE: Application deadlines given are for those of the awarding agency.  There will be an earlier UIS deadline for application materials for those awards requiring UIS endorsement and /or for which some or all of the application must be submitted by faculty advisors or the prestigious scholarship coordinator. For more information, please contact Dr. Donna Bussell dbuss3@uis.edu

 

** Students apply for the Truman Scholarship as juniors