Fellowships and Scholarships News and Announcements
Tuesday
10/25/16

The Reverie Innovation Scholarship Program

Posted by mrp6 on October 25, 2016 in Awards, National Scholarship

The Reverie Innovation Scholarship Program is available for the current undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled in an engineering, science, or design program at an accredited college or university in the U.S.

The Scholarship Deadline is November 15, 2016.

More information can be found here: http://usascholarships.com/reverie-innovation-scholarship…/…

Thursday
10/20/16

The Ertegun Scholarship Programme at Oxford

Posted by mrp6 on October 20, 2016 in Awards, Graduate School Fellowship/Scholarship, International Scholarship

As Ertegun Scholars, the world’s top graduate students in the humanities are brought together with one another and with Oxford’s exceptional community of scholars in a unique setting that fosters dialogue across academic disciplines, across cultures and across generations.

100% of university and college fees, and a grant for living costs (the rate for 2015-16 is approximately £14,057). Ertegun scholars also enjoy dedicated use of Ertegun House, which provides space for each Scholar for writing and research, as well as opportunities to participate in social occasions, lively lectures, performances and other activities developed expressly for the Scholars.

Candidates for academic year 2017-2018, should be already be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford. Applications to The Mica and Ahmet Ertegun Graduate Scholarship Programme may be made by those in fields covered by the following Faculties: Classics (including classical archaeology); English Language and Literature; Fine Art (DPhil in Contemporary Art History and Theory only), History (including History of Art and the History of Architecture); Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics; Medieval and Modern Languages (covering most European languages and their literature); Music; Oriental Studies (including Far Eastern and Middle Eastern Studies, and the study of a wide range of languages); Philosophy; Theology; and the Film Aesthetics and Women’s Studies interdisciplinary courses.

More information can be found here: http://www.ertegun.ox.ac.uk/.

Tuesday
10/18/16

Scholarships from Google

Posted by mrp6 on October 18, 2016 in Awards, National Scholarship

Interested in receiving a scholarship from Google to help fund your education?

Women Techmakers Scholars Program (formerly known as the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship) is open to current female undergraduate or graduate students who will be studying at a university in the United States or Canada for the 2017-2018 academic year. Deadline: December 1, 2016

Generation Google Scholarship is open to current undergraduate or graduate students from an underrepresented background in computer science who will be studying at a university in United States or Canada for the 2017-2018 academic year. Deadline: December 1, 2016

Google Lime Scholarship is open to current undergraduate or graduate students with disabilities who will be studying at a university in United States or Canada for the 2017-2018 academic year. Deadline: December 4, 2016

Google Student Veterans of America Scholarship is open to current undergraduate or graduate student veterans who will be studying at a university in the United States for the 2017-2018 academic year. Deadline: November 4, 2016

For questions and complete details on all of the scholarships, please visit g.co/scholarships.

Saturday
10/01/16

Princeton in Latin America

Posted by mrp6 on October 1, 2016 in Awards, International Scholarship

Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) is accepting online applications for the 2017-2018 fellowship year until November 7, 2016.

PiLA matches highly qualified recent graduates with partner nonprofits and NGOs throughout Latin America and the Caribbean for a year of full-time service. Fellowship positions and organizational missions are highly varied, and thus applications from all academic disciplines are welcome. In 2016-2017, 42 PiLA fellows are serving with 24 organizations in 13 countries around the region.

Important qualifications include academic excellence and polished English-writing skills; demonstrated commitment to community service at home, abroad or both; foreign-language fluency (Spanish, Portuguese and/or French); knowledge of or experience in the region, or both; leadership skills; interpersonal and intercultural sensitivity; the flexibility to live at a subsistence level and adapt successfully to shifting circumstances during the fellowship; and a commitment to PiLA’s mission that extends beyond the year of service.

Fellows receive a monthly stipend to cover subsistence costs, according to local standards.

A few examples of our fellowship opportunities:
• Teaching sustainability or technology at a middle school in Uruguay
• Monitoring and Evaluation for nonprofits in the DR and Guatemala
• Grant writing work in Guatemala
• External Relations Coordinator at a college in Bolivia
• Finance team member for an impact investment organization in Nicaragua
• Writing business plans for entrepreneurs in Chile, Argentina, and Mexico

And many more. For more information, take a look at our website and other media:

Web site: http://www.pila-princeton.org/
Application instructions: http://pila-princeton.org/how-apply