DAAD Scholarships

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is the German national agency for the support of international academic cooperation. DAAD North America supports academic exchange between the U.S., Canada, and Germany. It offers a wide range of highly selective scholarships, grants, and fellowships in Germany for U.S. and Canadian citizens, from undergraduate students to post-doctoral scholars as well as faculty and higher education professionals. Opportunities in many fields, and some opportunities do not require German. Funding is awarded on a competitive basis based on the academic merit of the individual, the feasibility and quality of the proposal, and the impact of the applicant and application as a whole.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

NAU Representative: Melissa Riggs, Scholarship Coordinator
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or English Teaching Assistantships.  Applicants may be graduating seniors, recent undergraduate alumni, or master's or doctoral students.

Gates-Cambridge Scholarship

The Gates Cambridge Scholarship enables outstanding graduate students from outside the United Kingdom to study at the University of Cambridge.

Gilman International Scholarship

NAU Representative: Danielle Varnes, Center for International Education
The Gilman International Scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund

The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund supports (1) Graduate school fellowships in any recognized field of study in the humanities, social sciences or natural sciences (including law, medicine, engineering, architecture or other formal professional training); (2) Independent research or study projects which must be carried out entirely in the United States of America; and (3) Publications focusing on Armenian studies, Armenian history and Armenian literature of the nineteenth century or earlier.

Marshall Scholarships

NAU Representative: Melissa Hatfield Riggs, Scholarship Coordinator
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.

Mitchell Scholarship

NAU Representative: Melissa Hatfield Riggs, Scholarship Coordinator
Up to twelve Mitchell Scholars are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland to recognize and foster intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service. 

Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

Each year the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi awards sixty fellowships and forty Awards of Excellence to members entering their first year of graduate or professional study.

Presidential Management Fellows Program

The purpose of the Presidential Management Fellows Program is to attract outstanding men and women from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs. If you have completed an advanced degree (masters, doctoral, or professional) from a qualifying university during the two years prior to the opening date of the PMF application announcement in a given year (usually November), you are eligible to apply. (Contact Melissa Riggs, Scholarship Coordinator, for information if you plan to apply.)

Rhodes Scholarship

NAU Representative: Melissa Hatfield Riggs, Scholarship Coordinator
Rhodes Scholarships provide all expenses for two or three years of graduate study at the University of Oxford in England and may allow funding in some instances for four years.