Scholarship, Fellowship and Grant Information

Opportunities available to St. Lawrence Students

American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowship
ASF offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to individuals to pursue research/study in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year.  Awards are made in all fields.
Deadline: Postmark deadline, November 1st.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace: Junior Fellows Program
Each year the endowment offers approximately 10-12 one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past academic year. They are selected from a pool of nominees from close to 400 participating colleges. Carnegie junior fellows work as research assistants to the endowment's senior associates. Those who have begun graduate studies are not eligible for consideration.
Deadline: Campus Deadline early December.  Carnegie Deadline: January 15th. 
Campus Contact: Geoffrey Falen, gfalen@stlawu.edu, 315-229-5768 

Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
For those who will pursue a graduate or professional degree in visual arts, performing arts, or creative writing. Candidates must be nominated by faculty representative at undergraduate institution. 
Deadline: Late November

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)     
Funding to support graduate study, research, internships, language study, etc. in Germany in undergraduate, summer or post-bac opportunities of 4-10 months. 
Deadline: Generally November (see website for specifics)

Davies-Jackson Scholarship
Funding for first generation college graduates to participate in a course of study at St. John’s College at the University of Cambridge in: Archaeology and Anthropology, Classics, Economics, English, Geography, History, History of Art, Modern and Medieval Languages, Music, Philosophy, or Social and Political Sciences.
Deadline: Applications accepted starting early September. Deadline is November 1st.

Fulbright Scholarship
Intended to support research and teaching language abroad. 
Deadline: Campus Deadlines Aug-Sept. Fulbright deadline: Mid-October
Campus Contact: Dr. Evelyn Jennings, ejennings@stlawu.edu, 315-229-5388

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship 
The purpose of the Foundation is to provide a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers by awarding scholarships to college students who intend to pursue careers in these fields.
Deadline: Institutional nomination by late January (see website), online. Announcements of selected candidates by mid-March. 
Campus Contact: Dr. Evelyn Jennings, ejennings@stlawu.edu, 315-229-5388

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award
The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides a $10,000 stipend for a graduating college senior to pursue one year of public service anywhere in the world. The award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career. 
Deadline: Mid-January

James Madison Scholarship 
U.S. citizens who demonstrate a commitment to civic responsibilities and to professional and collegial activities and who qualify for admission with graduate standing at an accredited U.S. university that offers a qualifying master's degree program are eligible to apply. In order to receive support for graduate study, applicants must be committed to teaching American history, American government, and/or social studies full time in grades 7–12 for one full year for each year of fellowship support. 
Deadline: March 1st, online, 5pm Central time. Announcement of selected Fellows is in April.

Marshall Scholarships
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to forty Scholars are selected each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study. 
Deadline:October 1st. Finalists are interviewed on Dec. 1st and selected fellows announced in early December.

George J. Mitchell Scholarship
Designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service. 
Deadline: October 1st. Awards announced in late November.

Rhodes Scholarship
Rhodes Scholars may study any full-time postgraduate course offered by Oxford University, whether a taught Master’s program, a research degree, or a second undergraduate degree. Scholarships are for 1-3 years. 
Deadline: Applications available starting in July: deadline at 11:59pm on the first Wednesday in October for campus nominations. Finalist interviews are announced after November 1st. 
Campus Contact: Dr. Evelyn Jenningsejennings@stlawu.edu315-229-5388

Rotary Grants 
District grants can support any form of studies, humanitarian projects, including service travel and disaster recovery efforts; scholarships for any level, length of time, location, or area of study; vocational training of any team size or timespan. Global and packaged grants support graduate studies in an area of focus. See website for additional information on the specific opportunities available. 
Deadline: Rolling applications, early submission encouraged.

Harry Truman Scholarship
Funding for graduate study for those intending to pursue a career in government/public service. 
Deadline: Early February. Applications reviewed March 1-April 1. Scholarships announced mid-April. 
Campus Contact: Dr. Calvin F. Exoo, (315) 229-5219, fexoo@stlawu.edu

Udall Scholarship 
In 2013, the Foundation expects to award 50 scholarships of up to $5000 and 50 honorable mentions to sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care. 
Deadline: March 1st, online. Check with campus contact for earlier institutional deadlines. 
Campus Contact: Dr. Carolyn Johnscjohns@stlawu.edu, 315-229-5840