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If you are a student or alum interested in...

...learning more about national fellowships or

...applying for national fellowships

Start here!


For advice about letters for specific national fellowships, start here.

For general advice about letters of recommendation, start here.


Recommend prospective fellowship applicants

Find advice for mentoring national fellowships applicants

Learn how to participate in national fellowships efforts


Deadlines for a number of national fellowships occur in the Fall semester:

  • Luce: a year-long professional placement in Asia for graduating seniors and alumni
  • NSF GRFP: up to three years of funding for graduate school in the sciences, engineering, and social sciences
  • Truman: funds graduate school for juniors who are committed to making a difference through public service
  • Goldwater: prestigious award for sophomores/juniors in science and engineering who want research-oriented careers

Click here to learn more about these fellowships and the others we support.