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International Research

International Research Opportunities

Purpose:  Students have the opportunity to conduct international research in their area of study. Fellowships and scholarships are available to help fund these international research experiences.

Critical Language Scholarship

  • Apply if: you are an undergraduate or graduate student

    • For applicants who are interested in studying a foreign language for 7 to 10 weeks during the summer.
    • Students of diverse disciplines and majors are encouraged to apply.
    • The languages are: Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu, Arabic, Pursian, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian.
  • Deadline : In 2012, the deadline was on 11/15/12

DAAD

  • Apply if: you are a undergraduate or graduate student

    • For applicants who are interested in studying in Germany
    • Undergraduates can receive funding for 4-10 months of study, research, or internship
    • Graduate students can receive funding in social sciences, hard sciences, or professional areas
  • Deadline: 1/31/13

Fulbright

  • Apply if: you are a graduating senior, graduate student, or recent graduate

    • For applicants who are interested in studying, conducting research, or teaching English in another country
    • There Fulbright Program operates in over 155 countries worldwide
  • Deadline: Fulbright has a yearly application cycle

    • Generally opens approximately 15 months before the anticipated start of the grant
    • Deadline is approximately 11 or 12 months before the grant’s start date

Gates Cambridge

  • Apply if : you are interested in pursuing graduate studies in the United Kingdom
    • For applications who are interested in pursing full time study of a PhD, Msc or MLitt, or a one year postgraduate course.
    • If accepted, applicants are eligible for 1-4 years of study at Cambridge University
  • Deadline: In 2012, the deadline was on 10/16/12

German Chancellor

  • Apply if: you hold a B.A. and you are interested in conducting research

    • For applicants who are interested in conducting research in their respective field of interest
    • Recipients will be mentored by a host in Germany in their area of expertise
  • Deadlines: In 2012, the deadline was on 10/15/12 for applicants from the United States

Gilman (Benjamin Gilman)

  • Apply if : you are an undergraduate students who is a Federal Pell Grant recipient

    • For applicants with financial needs who are interested in studying abroad
    • Recipients are encouraged to choose non-traditional study abroad destinations outside of Western Europe, Australia, and New Zealand
  • Deadline: Varies

    • 8/15/12 for Spring 2013 applicants
    • 3/5/13 for Fall 2013 and Summer 2013 applicants 

Humanity in Action

  • Apply if: you are a Sophomore, Junior, Senior, or recent graduate

    • For applicants who are interested in exploring discrimination, protecting minorities, and promoting human rights
    • Recipients will travel to Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Lyon, or Warsaw
    • Note: this is a 1 month summer program
  • Deadline: 1/10/13

Marshall

  • Apply if: you are a graduating senior or a recent graduate

    • For applicants who want to study for 1-3 years at any British university for the attainment of a degree
    • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.7
  • Deadlines: In 2012, the deadline was on 10/1/12

Mitchell (George J. Mitchell)

  • Apply if : you are a graduating senior or a recent graduate

    • For applicants who are interested in attending 1 year of graduate school in Ireland
    • Applicants must be less than 30 years old
  • Deadline: In 2012, the deadline was on 10/4/2012

Rhodes

  • Apply if: you are a senior or a graduate student

    • For applicants interested in studying at Oxford University in the U. K. for 2-3 years
    • Applicants must be at least 18 but not yet 24
  • Deadline: In 2012, the deadline was on 10/3/12