Scholarships by Matriculation

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Department of Energy/Oak Ridge Institute for Science & Education (ORISE) Graduate Program

Summary:

The DOE sponsors approximately 100 fellowship awards for faculty, post-docs, graduates, and undergraduates pursuing research related to energy concerns. The awards require U.S. citizenship or permanent residency. The Oak Ridge Institute has a listing of the various opportunities on their website

Campus Deadline for Application:

Varied, please see the OSSFA Director for specific details.

Fields of Study:

Energy related issues

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Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship Program

Summary:

A competition for awards for study abroad, for U.S. citizens who are receiving federal PELL Grant funding at a college or university.  Award amounts are $3,000 for summer programs and $5,000 for a semester or academic year. 

Campus Deadline for Application:

Vary

Fields of Study:

All

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Microsoft Scholarships

Summary:

Awarded to recipients for one academic year and will cover 100% of the tuition as posted by the financial aid office of the institution.  All recipients will be required to complete a salaried summer internship of 12 weeks at Microsoft Corp. in Redmond, WA.  Students must be making satisfactory academic progress (3.0) and majoring in computer science/engineering or a related discipline like math or physics, with a demonstrated interest in computer science. 

Microsoft offers four types of technical scholarships to current undergraduate students: General Scholarship, Women's Scholarship, Underrepresented Minority Scholarship, and Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Campus Deadline for Application:

Deadline is January 1

Fields of Study:

Computer science/engineering or a related discipline like math or physics, with a demonstrated interest in computer science. 

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NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Summary:

Offers scholarship awards to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical research.  The awards pay for tuition and reasonable educational and living expenses up to $20,000 per academic year.  In return, recipients are obligated to serve as paid employees in NIH research labs during the summer and after graduation.

Campus Deadline for Application:

April

Fields of Study:

Biomedical research

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NSEP David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Summary:

Scholarships are designed to provide American student with the resources they need to acquire skills and experience in countries critical to the future security of our nation.  The field of study overseas is limited to certain academic fields and a less commonly taught language; the length of support ranges from one academic to two successive semesters; and all are required to seek employment with a federal agency or office involved in national security affairs upon graduation.  Length of this service requirement is equal to length of scholarship support.

Campus Deadline for Application:

Institutional deadline is Early January

Fields of Study:

Countries critical to the future security of the U.S.

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Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)

Summary:

Multiple fellowship and scholarship opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students in the sciences.

Campus Deadline for Application:

Deadlines vary

Fields of Study:

The sciences

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J.W. Saxe Fund Memorial Prize

Summary:

It is meant to enable a student to gain practical experience by taking a no-pay or low-pay job or internship during a summer or other term in the field of public service.  Preference will be given to applicants who have already found such a position but require the additional $1,500 to help support themselves. 

Campus Deadline for Application:

Deadline is March.

Fields of Study:

Public service

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TWC  Internships (Sponsored by The Washington Center for Internships)

Summary:

This program is for students interested in interning in the executive, legislative, or judicial branches of the federal government.  Tuition scholarships are available, and students will receive academic credit while gaining valuable work experience in Washington, DC.
For an application and complete details, visit:

Campus Deadline for Application:

Deadline is November 15.

Fields of Study:

Executive, legislative, or judicial branches of the federal government

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