Graduate Fellowships and Awards

Graduate school fellowships and honors in the sciences

General graduate fellowships

Fellowships encouraging diversity in the sciences

Other fellowships and awards

For prospective Wash. U. students:

Other prestigious fellowships (descriptions directly copied or paraphrased from

  • Churchill Scholarship: Master’s degrees in STEM fields at the University of Cambridge.  Award: One-year award covers all tuition and fees, plus living, travel, and research allowances. Requires WU nomination.
  • Gates Cambridge Scholarship: For study at the University of Cambridge. Award: 1-4 years of graduate study, including tuition and fees, twelve-month allowance, and round-trip airfare.
  • Fulbright: Study, research, or teaching of English abroad. Award: One-year award, typically covering round-trip transportation, language or orientation courses, tuition, book and research allowances, and living expenses. Requires WU nominaton.
  • Marshall scholarship: For study at any British university.  Award: Full tuition, fees, living allowance, and various expenses for 2-3 years. Requires WU nomination.
  • Rhodes Scholarship: For study at Oxford University  Award: 2-3 years of full tuition, fees, living allowance, and travel expenses. Requires WU nomination.

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