Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: October 10 – 16, 2017

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: October 10 - 16, 2017
The Smithsonian Research Institute invites graduate students to Panama for a crash course in tropical research.

This week’s list holds a diverse mix of fellowships and funding opportunities. There are several cultural exchange fellowships between the U.S., UK, Africa, Asia and Australia that offer international fellows the opportunity to live and work in the U.S. or can send U.S. citizens across the globe. These fellowships offer leadership training and cultural understanding through direct experience as well as study/research opportunities. There are also other fellowships (that don’t require travel) in scientific research, women’s rights advocacy, undergraduate and postgraduate study, and education administration.

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Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines: October 10 – 16, 2017


  • Gates Cambridge Scholarships: Scholarships for applicants from outside of the UK to pursue a postgraduate degree in any subject at the University of Cambridge / Due October 11, 2017


  • Freigeist Fellowships: Flexible funding for junior researchers in their early scientific career to focus on a topic of their choosing / Due October 12, 2017



  • Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows: An international exchange program in Washington, DC for practitioners, scholars and journalists from developing democracies to work at National Endowment for Democracy / Due October 15, 2017



  • The Thouron Award: A graduate exchange program between British Universities and the University of Pennsylvania, providing support for 2 years of study toward a graduate or postgraduate degree / Due October 15, 2017


  • Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships Programme: Fellowships to work with executive offices in Africa for nationals of any African country to learn new skills and become the future leaders of their country / Due October 15, 2017



  • USA to Australia Fellowship Program: Fellowships for U.S. citizens or permanent residents to pursue graduate level study and research in Australia, study must be in the fields of life sciences, medicine, engineering or mining / Due October 15, 2017


  • Morehead-Cain Scholars: 4-year merit scholarships at the University of North Carolina for high school students on schedule to graduate in the spring / Due October 15, 2017


  • Cambridge Overseas Trust Scholarship: Scholarships for students at all levels studying at Cambridge, applicants must be citizens of countries outside the EU and the Commonwealth to apply / Due October 15, 2017



  • U-M African Presidential Scholars Program (UMAPS): 6-month residencies at the University of Michigan for early career faculty from universities in Ghana, Liberia, South Africa and Uganda to further their work on a research project / Due October 15, 2017



  • Luce Scholars Program: Fellowships to enhance the understanding of Asia among potential leaders in American society through direct experience, open to college seniors, graduate students and young professionals / Due October 15, 2017




  • Parker B. Francis Fellowship: Research support for scientists embarking on careers related to pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at U.S. or Canadian universities or research institutions / Due October 16, 2017


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