External Scholarships and Fellowships for Undergraduate Students

Below is a list of external scholarships and scholarships for which undergraduate students are available. Further information can be found at our Opportunities Blog.

Scholarships and Fellowships Field Deadline Year Racial/Ethnic Affinity
American Chemical Society Scholars Program Chemistry, Biochemistry March 1, 2012 1, 2, 3 African American, Latino, Native American
Conference of Minority Transportation Officials  National Scholarship Public Transportation April 20, 2012 Varies Underrepresented Students
Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership  None Specified February 1, 2012 1, 2, 3 Asian American 
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute None Specified April 16, 2012 None Specified Latina/o
Dr. Juan Andrade Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders None Specified December 31, 2011 None Specified Latina/o
Fullbright US Student Program Education September 12, 2011 3,4 None Specified
GE Foundation / LULAC Scholarship for Minority Students Business/Engineering March 31, 2012 2 Minority Students
Harry S. Truman Fellowship Program Public Service February 13, 2012 3 None Specified
Hispanic Scholarship Fund General College Scholarship None Specified December 15, 2011 None Specified Latina/o
MassMutual Scholars Program Insurance and financial Services May 4, 2012 2,3,4  African American, Asian, Hispanic  
Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation Scholarship None Specified October 21, 2011 None Specified None Specified
Institute for International Public Policy Fellowship Program Public Policy February 15, 2012 All Minority Students
Institute for the Recruitment of Teachers Diversity in Education April 1, 2012 3, 4 None Specified
J.P. Morgan Launching Leaders Undergraduate Scholarships Finance December 1, 2012 2,3  African American and Latina/o
OCA Scholarship Varies January 13, 2012 High School, 1, 2,3,4 Asian American
Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program Public or International Affairs November 1, 2009 3 None Specified
Rockefeller Brothers Fund Fellowship Education Varies 3 None Specified
Ron Brown Scholarship Any January 9, 2012 1 African American
Sidley Prelaw Scholars Initiative Prelaw January 20, 2012 3, 4 None Specified
UNCF Merck Science Initiative Biological/ Chemical Sciences December 1, 2011 All African American


Internships and Programs Field Deadline Year Racial/Ethnic Affinity
AFSCME/UNCF: Union Scholars Program Varies February 28, 2012 2,3 African American, Asian American, Latina/o, & Native American
American Political Science Association Political Science December 8, 2012 Non-Specified African American, Latina/o Asian American and Native American
Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies Summer Internships Non-Specified March 30, 2012 Non-Specified Non-Specified
Chicago LegalTrek Law March 12, 2012 2,3,4 African American, Latina/o Asian American and Native American
Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership Non-Specified February 1, 2012 1,2,3,4 Non-Specified
The Breakthrough Collaborative Education February 7, 2012 Non-Specified None Specified
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Internship Public Policy March 20, 2012 Non-Specified African American
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Public Policy

February 3, 2012

Non-Specified Latino American
Emma L. Bowen Foundation Media February 13, 2012 1 None Specified
Environmental Medicine Internship Program Medicine February 15 Non-Specified None Specified
Hispanic-Serving Health Professional Schools Program and Communications Internship Business Administration, International Relations/Global Studies, Project Management, Nursing, or Public Health Rolling deadline 4 None Specified
HACU National Internship Program Non-Specified November 16, 2012 2,3,4 Non-Specified
Human Rights Program Non-Specified November 1, 2010 2,3,4 Non-Specified
Institute for Responsible Citizenship (Washington Program)  Non-Specified February 3, 2012 2  Non-Specified
Mike M. Masaoka Fellowship Fund Public Policy May 2, 2011 Non-Specified Non-Specified
Kartemquin Films Internship Social Issue Documentary Film August 15, 2012 Non-Specified None Specified
Korr Memorial Scholarship Language June 1, 2012 Non-Specified None Specified
Minority Access Internship Program Public Policy

March 1, July 15, December 15

Non-Specified None Specified
National Women's Law Center Child Care Group Research Internship

Non-Profit Women Studies

Varies Non-Specified None Specified
OCA Summer Internship Program Public Policy March 1 Non-Specified None Specified
Ralph Bunche Summer Institute Political Science January 23, 2012 3 African American, Latino/Latina, and Native American
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity(SEO) Career Program Business, Corporate Law, Philanthropy, Finance November - January 1, 2, 3, 4 None Specified
Summer Links Non-profit January 14, 2009 Non-Specified None Specified
Summer Venture in Management Program Harvard Business School Business May 16, 2012 3 African American, Latino/Latina, Native American, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, or Transgender
United States Hispanic Leadership 21st Century Internship None Specified April Non-Specified None Specified
White house Initiative on AAPIs Internship None Specified March 15, May 15 None Specified None Specified
William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship Interest in nonprofits, philanthropy and the social sector Varies non-graduating graduate or undergraduate Minority Students

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