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Senior and Recent Graduate Fellowship Opportunities

For all scholarships involving study in the UK and Ireland, please see Pacific's Guidelines for UK Scholarship Applications

 Critical Language Scholarship

J. William Fulbright Scholarship  

The Fulbright US Student Program is the largest US exchange program, offering opportunities for recent college graduates and young professionals to undertake international graduate study, research, university teaching and primary and secondary teaching worldwide. The program currently awards approximately 1900 grants annually in all fields of study and operates in more than 140 countries worldwide. Fulbright Scholars are chosen for their academic excellence and leadership potential and given the opportunity to participate in intercultural exchange of political, economic and cultural ideas. Please consult the campus timeline on the Fulbright home page.  

NATIONAL DEADLINE: October 16

Gates-Cambridge Scholarship  

The Gates Cambridge Scholarship program was established in October 2000 by a donation of $210,000,000 US Dollars from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. The selection criteria are: outstanding intellectual ability; leadership potential; a commitment to improving the lives of others. Approximately 800 US students apply for 40 spots.

NATIONAL DEADLINE: October 15 (December 2 for non-US citizens)