Fellowships and Scholarships

Although there are many different undergraduate and graduate awards in various disciplinary fields and many other specialized grants, Scripps College Associate Dean of the Faculty Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert is available to advise students concerning major national and international fellowships and awards.

For daily information and updates follow @Scrfellowships on Twitter! Leave comments or pictures about current projects and, or find up to date information and opportunities.

Upcoming Info Sessions:

Join us for an info session on upcoming Spring and Summer fellowships

Thursday, January 18th


Hampton Room

 Looking for programs and scholarships in STEM? Pathway to science is an excellent resource for finding paid summer research, travel funds, and more! Visit pathwaytoscience.org for more information.


If you are interested in doing summer research, please start talking to Keck Science faculty now. Please note that preference will be given to students working with Keck Science faculty.  Once a faculty member has agreed to serve as your project mentor, you must submit a formal application.

 Please submit your application cover sheet and supporting documents to Velda Yount vross@kecksci.claremont.edu in the Keck Science Office, Keck 110, by Monday, February 12, 2018.  The Keck Science Budget Committee will evaluate these applications and notify all applicants of their decision by March 9th.  Students will have until March 23rd to accept or decline their awarded funding.

W.M. Keck Fund

Keck funds are available to students from all three schools (CMC, Pitzer, and Scripps).  Stipends are available at $4,000 each.

Fellowships for Undocumented Students

Click here for a list of resources available for undocumented students.

Senior Thesis Funding Available

Check out the Scripps College Senior Thesis Funding sponsored by the Hearst Foundation.

Upcoming Due Dates:

Arthur Vinning Davis Library Internship February 12th

Barbara & Scott Bice Faculty-Student Dialogue Fund TBD February 2018

Boren Scholarship February 8th

Davis January 21st

Esterly April 13th

Hearst February 12th

Johnson February 12th

Lori Bettison-Varga February 12th

Mellon February 12th

Strauss February 12th

W.M. Keck Fund February 12th





Looking for help writing your proposal or final report?

Visit the Scripps Writing Center! For additional Scholarship resources provided by the Financial Aid office please visit the Financial Aid Scholarship page.

Student Opportunities

Opportunities by class year: