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    Northwestern University is among the Fulbright Program Top Producing Institutions for 2015-16! Congratulations to our student winners! Visit http://us.fulbrightonline.org/ to learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
  • 3 Generations of NU Mitchell Scholars_Dillons
    Three generations of Northwestern Mitchell Scholars meet in Dublin - Claire Dillon (2017), Nick Johnson (2005), Kelly Kirkpatrick (2013).
  • Edward Pang in Cambridge UK
    Introducing NU's Churchill Scholar for 2015, Edward Pang! A senior in Materials Science & Engineering.
  • Nadia and Tracy
    Nadia Hlebowitsh (WCAS 2015) and Tracy Navichoque (WCAS 2015) both won Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships to Uruguay in 2014-2015.
  • Neha Reddy and Matthew Zhou, 2014 Projects for Peace Winners
    Matthew Zhou (WCAS 2015) and Neha Reddy (WCAS 2016) are Northwestern's 2014 Kathryn Davis Projects for Peace winners. They went to Ethiopia to conduct their joint project 'Empowering Rural Women: An Investment in the Future'.
  • Mark Specht Image
    Mark Specht (WCAS 2014) won a Fulbright award to New Zealand in 2014. Mark studied ISP/Science in Human Culture at Northwestern University.
  • Julia and Nate image
    Julia Anaya (COMM 2014) and Nathaniel Rattner (MEDILL 2014) are two of NU's six Venture for America Fellowship winners in 2014.
  • Picture of Rachel Scholes
    Rachel Scholes (MEAS 2015) won a Fulbright Award in 2014 to New Zealand. Rachel studies chemistry and bio-medical engineering at McCormick. Rachel also won a NSF award.
  • Nora Richter Image
    Nora Richter (WCAS 2014) won a Fulbright Award in 2014 to go to Switzerland. Nora studied ISP/Earth and Biological Sciences at NU.
  • Brazil ETA Girls
    Tracy Navichoque (WCAS 15), Nadia Hlebowitsh (WCAS 15), and Sofia Falzoni (WCAS 15) are finishing up their Fulbright ETA's in Montevideo, Uruguay. This photo was taken during the "Fulbright ETA regional encounter" in São Paulo July 2015.
  • Jamie Barstein and Christina Fuentes Image
    Christina Fuentes (TGS, Biomedical Engineering: MS) and Jamie Barstein (TGS, Clinical Psychology: PhD) both won NSF Scholarships in 2014.
  • Ashley Gilliam Image
    Ashley Gilliam (TGS) won the NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship in 2014. Ashley is currently working towards her Earth & Planetary Sciences PhD.

Truman Info Session

Harry Truman

The Truman Scholarship provides up to $30,000 in funding to students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields.  Juniors who are US citizens are eligible to apply.

For more information on how you can become a Truman Scholar, join us at the Office of Fellowships on TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, at 12 NOON!  There will be FREE PIZZA!

Campus application deadline: November 28, 2016

Contact Beth Pardoe at e-pardoe@northwestern.edu to learn more about the application process.

Princeton In Deadlines


Deadlines are fast approaching for all three of the Princeton In programs!

Princeton in Africa - October 30, 2016

Princeton in Asia - November 11, 2016

Princeton in Latin America - November 7, 2016

Contact Amy Kehoe today at amy.kehoe@northwestern.edu to learn more about the application process.

DAAD Deadlines


Want to spend next year in Germany?

The DAAD offers a year of funding for study or research through the following awards:

Study Scholarship

Research Grant

Study Scholarship for the Arts

Campus Deadline: October 17, 2016, 12 NOON

Contact Stephen Hill today at s-hill@northwestern.edu to learn more about the application process.

Research at Google

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The Google PhD Fellowship Program recognizes outstanding graduate students doing exceptional work in computer science, related disciplines, or promising research areas.

Northwestern may nominate two graduate students who have completed coursework.  Students may not apply directly.

Nomination materials are due to the Office of Fellowships on Monday, November 14, 2016, at 12 noon.

Contact Stephen Hill today at s-hill@northwestern.edu to learn more about the application process.