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Nationally competitive fellowships provide undergraduates and young alumni with funding for graduate education, postgraduate research, and self-designed projects, or funds for undergraduate support and summer enrichment.

Fellowship Events

See Fellowships Event Calendar

Info sessions often feature foundations representatives and fellowships recipients. Along with partner schools (Amherst, Bowdoin, and Williams), Middlebury has recordings available. See the fellowships list for an overview of each opportunity.

Fellowship Deadlines

See Fellowships Deadline Calendar
  • UK-Irish Scholarships for Graduate Study Nomination Deadline (4/4)

    Date: Monday, April 4, 2022
    Time: All Day Event
    Deadline to submit an application to be nominated for UK-Irish scholarships is April 4, 2022 for graduate study during academic year 2023-2024. If you are nominated, you will continue to work on your final application through the summer for fall 2022 submission. See more information and a list of included scholarships at

  • Fulbright and Watson Fellowships Preliminary Application Deadline (4/15)

    Date: Friday, April 15, 2022
    Time: All Day Event
    For 2023-2024 fellowships, the application process begins in spring of 2022. Submitting a Fulbright or Watson preliminary application for the April 15 deadline allows you to receive multiple rounds of feedback from a fellowships advisor and create a competitive application for the September deadlines. See more information and a link to the application at go/fulbright or go/watson.


To schedule an appointment with Dean Gates or find out about upcoming events, use the CTRL online scheduler. Appointments can be by phone or Zoom. Open appointments are available during the semesters, J-term and summer months. 

If you have a time-sensitive matter, email to schedule an appointment.

Note: During September, Dean Gates works primarily with candidates applying to fellowships with September/early October deadlines. 

UK Grad Study and Fellowships Info Session

Past information sessions are available to watch. Including November’s UK graduate study and fellowships info session with Dean Gates and Marshall Scholar Hasher Nisar ‘16.5.


See the Fellowships Blog

Follow the Fellowships blog to stay up-to-date with important reminders, opportunities and announcements. Also, check the complete list of fellowships.

  • Ben Morris ’22 Awarded Keasbey Scholarship

    | by Lisa Gates

    Congratulations to Ben Morris ’22 who recently received a Keasbey Scholarship to support graduate study at Cambridge University! Ben is a senior Molecular Biology and Biochemistry major at Middlebury. With the support of the Keasbey, Ben will pursue a research-based master’s degree in Pathology, studying immune regulation in inflammation and cancer in Dr. Rahul Roychoudhuri’s […]

  • Applications open for PIKSI–Logic 2022

    | by Lisa Gates

    Call for applications Undergraduates from underrepresented groups are invited to study Logic — five topics over five days, with ten top international instructors —  at Northeastern University (in person) for one week in the summer of 2022. (Dates: July 25-29) ‌There is a competitive application process for this Summer Program, and we will accept 10 […]

  • Seniors: FAO Schwarz Fellowship Program for Social Impact, Applications Due Feb. 10

    | by Lisa Gates

    The FAO Schwarz Fellowship program offers a transformative two-year experience designed to develop leadership skills and prepare graduating college seniors for success in the social impact sector. Each Fellowship is paid and includes benefits. You — or students that you think would be interested — can learn more about the Fellowships during an online info session on Thursday, January 12 from […]

Fellowships Updates

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