Opportunities for First Year Students

Opportunities are listed below by application deadline.

Johnson Summer Student Research Grants
Deadline: February 11, 2018
Ellen Clark Revelle Scholarship – “The Nellie”
Deadline: November 19, 2017
You may be eligible to apply for the Ellen Clark Revelle Scholarship, known as the “Nellie.” This scholarship, honoring the memory of beloved alumna and former trustee, Ellen Clark Revelle ’31, consists of an annual stipend for books, purchase of a laptop, purchase of student health insurance, a $5,000 internship, and repayment of need-based student loans up to $14,000.
Arthur Vining Davis Library Internship
Deadline: February 12, 2017
Davis Projects for Peace
Deadline: January 22, 2017
A $10,000 award to support a student (or group of students) to create a grassroots project to promote peace anywhere in the world. Faculty Advisor: Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert.
National Geographic Young Explorers Grant
Deadline: February 29, 2016
Fulbright Summer Institutes for US Undergraduates
Deadline: February 23, 2016
The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for US citizens to come to the UK. These summer programs provide the opportunity for US undergraduates (aged over 18), with at least two years of undergraduate study left to complete, to come to the UK on a three, four, five, or six week academic and cultural summer program.
Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship
Deadline: February 22, 2016
Boren Scholarship
Deadline: February 9, 2016
Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.