Student Life: Prospective Students
SIT has identified a list of organizations that provide scholarships for graduate study in the United States. If you feel you may qualify for any of these scholarhips you should contact that particular organization.
Fellowships Through Placement Organizations
Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program
A limited number of fellowships for full funding (including tuition, travel, and living expenses) are available for the coming academic year for students from Brazil, Chile,China, Egypt, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, Mozambique, Nigeria, Palestine, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand,Uganda and Vietnam.
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017-3580
Muskie and Freedom Support Act Fellowships
The program provides opportunities for graduate students and professionals from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan for one-year non-degree, one-year degree or two-year degree study in the United States.
Scholarships for Women
Alpha Delta Kappa Foundation
1615 West 92nd Street
Kansas City, MO 64114
American Association for University Women (AAUW)
1111 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Scholarships available for full-time study for women with the equivalent of a US Bachelor’s degree.
Canadian Federation of University Women
251 Bank Street, Suite 600
Canada KZP 1X3
Fellowships and partial scholarships to Canadian women.
College Women’s Association of Japan
Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-0021
Supports graduate study at English-speaking universities and research institutions abroad for women who are nationals or permanent residents of Japan.
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
The World Bank Group
1818 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20433
This fund provides financial assistance to women from developing countries during their studies in the United States or Canada.
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund
P.E.O. Executive Office
3700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Partial scholarships for women.
800.336.1616 (toll free in US)
802.258.3510 (outside the US)
PO Box 676, 1 Kipling Road
Brattleboro, VT 05302 USA