Recipients of Fulbright awards are selected on the basis of academic and professional achievement, as well as their record of service and leadership potential in their respective fields.
The National Science Foundation funds a large number of research opportunities for students through its research experiences for undergraduates program.
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, this fellowship provides graduate education in preparation for a career in the foreign service.
The NSF GRFP recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported STEM disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees at accredited US institutions.
One of the most prestigious national science awards presented to undergraduate students, which encourages the pursuit of research careers in the natural sciences, engineering and mathematics.
A prestigious opportunity to pursue graduate studies in the UK for distinguished young Americans with leadership potential
A competitive scholarship that funds study abroad by U.S. students in world regions critical to U.S. interests.
A prestigious and highly competitive national scholarship recognizes college students who are “change agents,” with outstanding leadership potential and a commitment to public service careers.
Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
SMU coordinates applications and nominations for major national programs. Click to view the many opportunities.