Dates & Deadlines for 2016-17


  • June 15
    Schwarzman Scholarship deadline for Chinese citizens


  • August 15
    Full draft applications of British scholarships due for those who applied by April 15 nomination deadline
  • August 18
    Fulbright intent to apply deadline. For applications submitted in Embark by this date, essays will be reviewed, feedback provided, and transcripts ordered.


  • September 13 noon
    Watson nomination applications due

  • September 15
    Schwarzman scholarship deadline (US and Global applicants; Chinese citizen deadline June 15)
  • September 19 
    noon: Fulbright application internal deadline. Complete, polished application due.
    Rangel Graduate Fellowship application due
  • September 30
    Mitchell deadline


  • October 3
    Marshall Scholarship deadline
  • October 5
    Rhodes Scholarship: Final deadline

  • October 11
    Fulbright Grants: Final deadline

  • October 12 
    Gates Cambridge Scholarship deadline (US Citizens)
  • October 12
    Informational meeting in Axinn 103 @ 8 pm
    • Truman (juniors)
    • Bienecke (juniors)
    • Pickering (juniors/seniors)
    • Goldwater Scholarship (sophomores/juniors)
    • the Udall Fellowship (sophomores/juniors)
    • Charles B. Rangel Int'l Affair Program's Graduate F'ship Program (seniors)
  • October 24- 28
    NSF GRFP deadlines, varies by field


  • November 1
    Soros Fellowship deadline
    PPIA Junior Summer Institute deadline (to be confirmed)

  • November 3
    National Science Foundation GRFP: deadline for all reference letters
  • November 9
    Watson Fellowship deadline 3:00 pm 

  • November 10
    Churchill Scholarship deadline
    St. Andrews Scholarship: Internal deadline 12:00 noon
    Beinecke Scholarship: Internal deadline  12:00 noon
    Goldwater: Internal deadline 12:00 noon
    Truman Scholarship: Internal deadline 12:00 noon


  • December 1
    NIH Graduate Partnerships Program deadline
  • December 7
    Gates Cambridge Scholarship deadline (Non-US, Non-UK citizens)

  • December TBA
    Wiesel Prize deadline

  • December TBA
    St. Andrews Scholarship: Final deadline


  • January TBA
    Pickering Graduate Fellowship: Final deadline

  • January TBA
    Payne International Development Fund: Final deadline

  • January TBA
    Goldwater Scholarship: Final deadline
    Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship: Final deadline
    Udall Fellowship Internal deadline


  • February TBA
    Pickering Undergraduate Fellowship: Final deadline

  • February TBA
    Truman Scholarship: Final deadline

  • February TBA
    Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program: Final deadline

  • February 17
    Beinecke Scholarship deadline

  • February TBA
    Vermont Law School Environmental Scholarship nomination deadline


  • March TBA
    General Info Session about British Scholarships, Fulbright and Watson

  • March TBA
    Udall Fellowship: Final deadline


  • April TBA 
    Preliminary Application Deadline for British Fellowships, Watson and Fulbright for Fall 2016 applicants