Other Funding Opportunities

Opportunities for funding from government sources, companies, private funding, and so forth.
Institute of International Education: The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowships Programs

OAS administers one of the hemisphere's largest multinational fellowships and training programs. Every year, the agency provides several hundred fellowships for graduate studies and research, fellowships for undergraduate studies at universities throughout the region, awards for specialized, short-term training at educational institutions and training centers in OAS member and observer states. Application process also includes sending materials to the offices within sponsoring countries. See for "Educational Portal of the Americas." Contact: Elvira Mendez, Department of Fellowships and Training, 17th St. & Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20006; phone: 202-458-3519; e-mail:

German Academic Exchange (DAAD) Deutschlandjahr Scholarships

For either one semester or one academic year of study in Germany following the completion of a bachelor’s degree. Open to all fields of study except medicine.

Institute of International Education Study Abroad Funding

The Institute of International Education has a search function for scholarships worldwide.

USDA-Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CREES) Higher Education Multicultural Scholars Program

This is a competitive undergraduate scholarship grant program designed to increase the multicultural diversity of the food and agricultural scientific and professional workforce, and advance the educational achievement of all Americans by providing competitive grants to colleges and universities. The Multicultural Scholars Program is available every other year.  View the most recently published request for applications (RFA).

The Foundation for Global Scholars