Awards for Seniors & Graduate Students

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program (rising seniors)

Applications released mid-January for the Summer 2017; and January 13, 2017 for Fall semester and full Academic Year programs

Student deadlines:  March 7, 2016 for Summer 2017; and March 1, 2016 for Fall semester and full Academic Year Programs

Critical Language Scholarship

Application Deadline for 2017: November 16, 2016

David L. Boren Fellowship (Graduate Students)

Application Deadline:  January 31, 2017



Application Deadline: Oct 8, 2019

Cultural exchange funded by US State Department. One year post-graduate fellowship for research, study, or teaching English abroad (ETA). Includes creative arts.



Applications for October 2017 entry now available

Application Deadline:  October 12, 2017


Several Programs.  Application Deadlines Vary.  Please review the DAAD information and make and appointment with the UIS NCS Coordinator.

Huntington Public Service Scholarship (rising seniors)

Application Deadline:  January 17, 2017

Madison Fellowship  

Application Deadline:March 1, 2017


Marshall Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 3, 2017


Mitchell Scholarship

Applications for Fall 2017 now closed.


Applications now available

Application Deadlines: Vary by discipline; October 22-27, 2017

Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program

Application Deadline: September 19, 2016

Rangel International Affairs Undergraduate Summer Enrichment Program (rising seniors)

Application Opens: October 16, 2016

Rhodes Scholarship

Applications available early July

Application Deadline: October 5, 2016