NDSU Graduate School List of Fellowships and Awards for International Experiences
Predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships and awards are available from several internal sources as well as from many external entities, including private foundations, nonprofit groups, state and federal agencies, and international organizations. A variety of support is offered, from one-time awards to multi-year support for living expenses, educational fees, conference travel and/or research for beginning to advanced graduate student and postdoctoral levels. Aside from providing financial support, these awards are recognition of scholarly excellence.
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|Individual Advanced Research Opportunities (IARO) Fellowship
This fellowship provides students, scholars and professionals with support to perform policy relevant field research, in the countries of Eastern Europe and Eurasia. In addition to engaging in research in the region, the IARO fellowship affords scholars the opportunity to increase their understanding of critical, policy relevant issues, develop and sustain international networks, and collaborate with foreign scholars on topics vital to both the academic and policy-making communities.
Boren Scholarhips provide up to $20,000 to U.S. graduate 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. Preference is given to geographic areas, languages, and fields of study that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.
East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI)
EAPSI's goals are to introduce U.S. graduate students to East Asia and Pacific science and engineering in the context of a research setting, and to help students initiate scientific relationships that will better enable future collaboration with foreign counterparts. Selected students participate in research experiences at host laboratories in Australia, China, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, or Taiwan. All institutes, except Japan, last approximately 8 weeks from June to August. Japan lasts approximately 10 weeks from June to August.
The American-Scandinavian Foundationawards fellowships of up to $23,000 which are intended to support an academic year-long stay and priority is given to students at the graduate level who need to spend time at foreign academic or research institutions. Grants beginning at $5,000 are considered more suitable for shorter research visits, both on the graduate or post-doctoral level. Funding is available to candidates in all fields.
The Mitchell Scholars Program
This program, named to honor former US Senator George Mitchell's pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service. Up to twelve Mitchell Scholars between the ages of 18 and 30 are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Applicants are judged on three criteria: scholarship, leadership, and a sustained commitment to community and public service. The Mitchell Scholars Program provides tuition, accommodations, a living expenses stipend, and an international travel stipend.
Fogarty-Ellison Overseas Fellowships
Eiffel Excellence Scholarship from the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
These fellowships in Global Health and Clinical Research from the NIH funds one year of clinical research training abroad. $25,000 plus $6,000 for additional travel and materials expenses. Open to graduate students in health professions.
This scholarship is intended to support French centres of higher education in their international recruitment initiatives. Thanks to this financial support, elite overseas students are enrolled in master's, "Ingénieur" and PhD courses. Only foreigner students are eligible to a French Government's scholarship. Bi-national candidates, when they have the French nationality, are not eligible. The French Institutions of Higher Education shortlist, among the best foreign students that they wish to accept, those they will submit to the Eiffel scholarships.
Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarships
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Build your international professional career and undertake your graduate study or research in Australia. The Endeavour Postgraduate Awards provide financial support for high achieving American and Canadian students to study for a master's degree or PhD in Australia. The Endeavour Postgraduate Awards are valued at AUS$118,500 for master's by coursework or research degrees and AUS$228,500 for PhDs.
Endeavor Research Fellowships
Conduct your postgraduate or postdoctoral research in Australia. The Endeavour Research Fellowships provide financial support up to AUD$23,500 for postgraduate students and postdoctoral fellows from the US and Canada to undertake short-term research (4-6 months) towards a Masters or PhD (which they are enrolled in a participating country) or postdoctoral research in any field of study in Australia.