This list is comprised of sample opportunities for which you either apply directly (however, we will provide you with feedback and assistance), as well as those that require application submission through the College. 

PDF version of Senior and Post Grad Opportunities

Additional Opportunities

Those that require Lafayette endorsement or nomination, are designated by an *

Program Information Application Deadline

* indicates campus deadline 

Schwarzman  1 year interdisciplinary master’s global affairs in China taught in English *Late August for non-Chinese nationals

*Mid May for Chinese nationals

Marshall  Master’s or doctoral study at any UK university 

Must be US citizen, 3.7+ GPA

*Late August
Churchill 1 year STEM research master’s (independent study essentially) at Cambridge University; must be US citizen, 3.7+ GPA *Late August
Rhodes  Degree study (undergrad or graduate) at Oxford Univ. *Late August for US & Canadian citizens; all others apply as directed on website
Gates Cambridge Graduate study at Cambridge Univ. Early Oct for US & Canadian citizens; see website for others
Fulbright  Various study, research, teaching, artistic/creative, and internships in over 140 countries world-wide *Late August
Paul & Daisy Soros  Graduate study for 1st generation US citizens Early November
Mitchell 1 year master’s study in Ireland for US citizens *Late August
Critical Language Scholarship Summer study Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Swahili, Turkish & Urdu. US citizens/enrolled at time of application November
Rangel International Affairs Fellowship US citizens; 2 year master’s degree + 2 State Dept summer internships (1 domestic/1 international), and fast track career with State Dept (min. 5 years) September
DAAD  Graduate study, research or internships in Germany Varies, most in late October
Payne International Development Fellowship US citizens; 2 year master’s degree + 2 State Dept summer internships (1 domestic/1 international) and fast track career with State Dept/USAID (min. 3 years) 1 November
Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship US citizens; 2 year master’s degree + 2 State Dept summer internships (1 domestic/1 international) and fast track career with State Dept (min. 5 years) September
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Graduate study in US for STEM, behavioral, and social sciences October (varies by discipline)
James Madison  Master’s study for those who plan to teach US history, US gov’t, &/or social studies in grades 7-12 1 March
Princeton in Asia;

Princeton in Latin America; and

Princeton in Africa

Yearlong fellowships and internships with various host country organizations See websites
Rotary International Education Scholarships Rotary International offers various postgraduate programs including the (1) Rotary Peace Fellowship, (2) Rotary Global Grants, and (3) Rotary master’s in water/sanitation at the IHE Delft Inst. For Water Education in the Netherlands Visit website
NIH-GPP Doctoral and dual MD/PhD or Nursing/PhD programs at various universities in the US, Oxford/Cambridge, University College London, Karolinska (Sweden) See website
American India Foundation Clinton Fellowships Designed to develop the next generation of leaders committed to positive change while also strengthening civil society in both the US and India January
Center for Strategic & International Studies Full and PT internships in fall, spring & summer  Varies

See website

Humanity in Action or John Lewis Fellowships Summer internships addressing human rights issues in US or Europe January
Carnegie Endowment – Gaither Jr Fellows Program 1 year professional internship with Carnegie Endowment for International Peace assisting senior fellows  *Late November/Early December 
NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program Biomedical doctoral or MD/PhD program at Oxford or Cambridge Universities + NIH (2 yrs @Oxford or Cambridge + 2 @ NIH) 1 December 
Yenching Academy Interdisciplinary master’s in China Studies taught in English January
National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship 3 years for graduate STEM study; US citizens only Early December
Knight-Hennessy Scholarship Fully-funded graduate study—all fields—at Stanford University; no citizenship requirements *Late August 
Erasmus Mundus interdisciplinary/transnational master’s programs 2 year master’s programs; no citizenship requirements. Scholarships are available.  See website
Aha Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme The Foundation accepts applications from various countries for graduate study in development-related studies  March
Samvid Scholars  Two years US graduate/professional school funding for future leaders & changemakers. US citizens & DACA.  Early April
Fannie & John Hertz  Up to 5 years funding for doctoral study in STEM fields; US citizen & Permanent Residents Fall (TBA)
St. Andrew’s Society of NY 1 year of graduate study in Scotland for US citizens of Scottish descent (many master’s programs, including LLMs are 1 year in duration) *Early November
Saltire Scholarship Funding for a 1-year master’s program  at any of Scotland’s universities for citizens of the US, Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Japan or Pakistan Late May
Foreign Affairs IT Fellowship  Funding for 2 year master’s degree in an IT related field, upon completion of program, receive an appointment in the Foreign Service as an Information Management Specialist (5 year commitment).  US citizenship Late January
McCall-MacBain Scholars Program Funding for 2 years of postgraduate study at McGill University in Montreal, CANADA. Open to US, Canadian and international students. Fully funded master’s programs *Late August 
Quad Fellows Program  STEM master’s or doctoral study in the US for US, Japanese, Australian, and Indian citizens. Intended to develop a network of science and technology experts committed to advancing innovation and collaboration Late June
Hillary Rodham Clinton Award at Queen’s University-Belfast (N. Ireland) For seniors/recent graduates (US citizens who identify as female) to earn a MA in Violence, Terrorism & Security, MA in Politics, MA in Global Security & Borders, MA in Conflict Transformation & Social Justice, or LLM in Human Rights Law Mid January
Ertegun  for graduate study at Oxford No citizen requirements. For graduate study at the University of Oxford in various arts, humanities and social science disciplines Early January
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship Open to US citizens, US nationals, permanent residents, DACA, political asylees, and refugees. Doctoral study in the US Mid December
Graduate Fellowships for STEM Diversity  US citizens. Graduate study in the physical sciences and related engineering fields for 2-6 years. Includes summer internships Mid December