Fellowships and Scholarships

The list below is meant to offer a sampling of fellowships and scholarships available, but it is not comprehensive. Students should also visit the Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships for more information. After review and exploration, please email IOP_ICS@hks.harvard.edu if you'd like to schedule a sit-down follow up with one of the IOP Internships and Career Services representatives. 

Ashoka A*Year is a one year full-time paid position in Ashoka's Washington, DC office in which you will hone your changemaking skills and contribute to Ashoka's mission.

The Beinecke Scholarship Program enables students to pursue graduate study in the arts, humanities and social sciences. 

The Boren Scholarships fund opportunities to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad. 

The Churchill Scholarship is awarded to students to support a one-year program at Cambridge University in the U.K. 

City Hall Fellowship is a non-partisan nonprofit training the next generation of leaders for America's cities.  This 12-month, paid, post-college Fellowship integrates hands-on experience working within the highest levels of local government with intensive training in how cities work. 

College Advising Corps provides two year fellowships for students to work as college advisers to increase the number of low-income, first-generation college and underrepresented high school students who enter and complete higher education. 

The Department of Energy Scholars Program offers students of post-graduates to the agency's mission and operations.

The Global Health Corps Fellowship is a one year program for recent graduates interested in global health in the U.S. or abroad.

The Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program supports the development o scientists, mathematicians, and engineers through scholarships to students in those fields. 

Google Scholarships offer a variety of opportunities and encourage students to excel in their studies and become active role models and leaders. 

Harvard CPIC Fellowships connect current Harvard College Seniors and recent graduates with paid full-time positions in public interest organizations across the U.S.

Harvard PBHA Stride Postgraduate Fellowship are intended for Harvard College Seniors who were devoted to service as undergraduates, and who demonstrate a future lifetime commitment to service. 

The Institute of Current World Affairs Fellowship provides support for students who carry out a self-designed independent study abroad for at least two years. 

Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the largest U.S. exchange program offering opportunities for students and young professionals to undertake graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching worldwide. 

The Marshall Scholarship finances young Americans to study for a graduate degree in the U.K.

The Mitchell Scholarship finances one year of post-graduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher education in Ireland and Northern Ireland. 

The National Review Institute William F. Buckley Fellowship in Political Journalism is a year long opportunity for a recent graduate to work as a writer or reporter with the National Review.

ProFellow is the go-to source of information on professional and academic fellowships, created by former fellows for aspiring fellows.

Pickering Fellowships provides funding to participants as they are prepared academically and professionally to enter the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service. 

The Rangel International Affairs Program seeks to attract and prepare young people for careers as diplomats in the Foreign Service and supports them through two years of graduate study. 

The Rhodes Scholarships provide full financial support for students to pursue a degree at the University of Oxford in the U.K. 

Soros Justice Fellowships fund individuals to undertake projects that advance reform, spur debate, and catalyze change on a range of issues facing the U.S. criminal justice system. 

The Truman Scholarship supports the graduate education of young people committted to public service leadership.