Featured Scholarships

Fulbright-Schuman

Up to $68,000 for EU citizens, deadline is December 1st at 12 PM Brussels time.

For EU citizens who are granted p to 6 months of funding from Fulbright-Schuman, the BMW Center will offer a one-fourth scholarship over the entire period of study (four semesters totaling approximately $24,000). For EU citizens who are granted 7 months or more of funding from Fulbright-Schuman, the BMW Center will offer one-half scholarship over the entire period of study (four semesters, totaling approximately $48,000). In order to qualify, students must submit separate and complete applications to both the Fulbright-Schuman Program and Georgetown University's Master of Arts in German and European Studies (MAGES) by December 1st at 12 PM Brussels time. Students must be awarded both a grant from Fulbright-Schuman and admissioin to the MAGES program for the same academic year. For more information about Fulbright-Schuman, click here. For more information about the funding through Fulbright-Schuman and Georgetown, contact Carolina Solms-Baruth.

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)

Tuition and Stipend for German citizens, deadline is July 15th.

For German citizens pursuing a graduate degee in the United States, DAAD offers funding to cover costs of tuition up to €18,000. In addition to this, grantees may receive support in travel costs to the US, funds to cover health insurance and a monthly stipend of approximately €1,075 for up to two years. For more information about eligibility and the application process, click here. Annual deadline in July 15th.

Rangel fellowship

Up to $47,500 annually for US citizens interested in Foreign Service, deadline is September 19th.

The Rangel Graduate Fellowship in a program that aims to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers in the Foreign Service in which they can help formulate, represent, and implement U.S. foreign policy. The Rangel Program will select 30 outstanding Rangel Fellows annually in a highly competetice nationwide process and help support them through two years of graduate study, internships, professional development activities, and entry into the Foreign Service. This program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need. Fellows who successfully complete the program and Foreign Service entry requirements will receive appointments as Foreign Service Officers, one of the most exciting and rewarding careers available. For more information, click here. Deadline is September 19th.

Pickering Fellowship

Up to 37,500 annually for US citizens interested in Foreign Service, deadline is January 15th.

Funded by the U.S. Department of State and admissioned by the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, the 2016 Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship Program provides undergraduate and graduate students with financial support, mentoring, and professional development to prepare them academically and professionally for a career in the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service. Women, members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and students with financial need are encouraged to apply. For more information, click here. Deadline is January 15th.

Truman Scolarship

Up to $30,000 for US citizens toward a public service-related degree, deadline is February 7th.

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation - the federal memorial to our thirty-third President - awards merit-based scholarships to college students who plan to pursue careers in goverment or elsewhere in public service. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government. For more information, click here. Deadline is February 7th.

 

For a more extensive list of external funding opportunities, click here.