Nationally Competitive Scholarships

Nationally Competitive Scholarships
Learn about some of the most prestigious and competitive merit-based awards available to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students. Selection for one of these fellowships means you are recognized as a leader and change agent in your chosen field and society.
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Celebrating Fulbright: Filiberto Avila

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program expands perspectives through academic and professional advancement, cross-cultural dialogue, and offers unparalleled opportunities in all academic disciplines to passionate and accomplished graduating college seniors, graduate students, and young professionals from all backgrounds. 

Congratulations to Filiberto Avila for achieving such a massive accomplishment!

For more information regarding Fulbright, click the link below.


Students in Argentina

Truckload Carriers Association Scholarship

Awards for students who are closely related to a member of the Truckload Carriers Association.

Opens: April 3, 2024.

Deadline: May 24, 2024.

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Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology

Student paper contest provides travel support and stipend for undergraduate students interested in the atmospheric sciences.

Deadline: June 14, 2024.

Students in Costa Rica

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program expands perspectives through academic and professional advancement and cross-cultural dialogue. The program facilitates cultural exchange through direct interaction on an individual basis in the classroom, field, home, and in routine tasks, allowing the grantee to gain an appreciation of others’ viewpoints and beliefs, the way they do things, and the way they think.

Deadline: October 8th, 2024.

Applying for National Competitive Scholarships
The application process may be different from one opportunity to another, but, in general, most of these competitive awards have some things in common. Learn more here!
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