Student Scholarship Opportunities

Fulbright Awards
Offers opportunities for students "to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools worldwide."

Gilman Scholarships
The Gilman award supports study abroad for eligible undergraduate students (Pell grant recipients).

Truman Scholarship
A focus on "college juniors with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to careers in government, the nonprofit or advocacy sectors, education or elsewhere in the public service."

Madison Fellowships
Grant opportunity for students applying to graduate study with a focus on a career in teaching social studies, American government and/or American history.

Marshall Scholarships
"To strengthen the enduring relationship between the British and American peoples, their governments and their institutions."

National Science Foundation
Supporting a wide variety of opportunities in the sciences.

Goldwater Scholarships
Focus on science, mathematics and engineering.

Killam Fellowships
Opportunity to study in a wide variety of fields in Canada.

Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship
Supporting the first year of graduate school for Phi Kappa Phi members, open to a wide variety of majors.

Rhodes Scholarships
Opportunity to study in a wide variety of fields at the University of Oxford.

Udall Scholarships
Focus on the "environment, public lands and resources in the development of the United States" and "developing resources to train Native American and Alaska Native professionals in health care and public policy."

Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Program
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is dedicated to "Advancing the Education of High-Achieving Students with Financial Need." The foundation provides support to college seniors (or recent graduates) who plant to attend graduate or professional programs.

More scholarship and fellowship information
SUNY Cortland's Financial Aid Office
There are many opportunities for other student support via SUNY Cortland scholarships, New York scholarships etc. Please contact Tina Aversano in our Scholarships Office at 607-753-2446.

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