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Office of Fellowships

Funding for Aspirations

What We Do

Our team helps you find and apply for fellowship opportunities

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Our team offers resources for Northwestern students and alumni to discover and apply for fellowships.

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Use our fellowship finder tool or a recommended database to find the right fellowship for your interests.

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Hours and Calendars

Talk with a team member during drop-in hours, attend an info session, or check upcoming deadlines.


Fellowships team

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We are open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.

Contact us to book an appointment!

Drop-in hours for winter quarter as follows:

Mondays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm with a fellowships ambassador at the Office of Fellowships. Open to undergraduates.

Tuesdays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm with a fellowships ambassador at the Office of Fellowships. Open to undergraduates.

Wednesdays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm with Jason Kelly Roberts at the Office of Fellowships. Open to all enrolled students and alums.

Thursdays from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm with a fellowships ambassador on Zoom. Open to undergraduates. Contact us for the link.




University of Exeter Information Session

February 28, 3:45 PM
1940 Sheridan Road, 1940 Sheridan Road
Drop by the Office of Fellowships to learn about graduate study and funding options at the University of Exeter in the U...

Fulbright-Hays DDRA Information Session

February 29, 9:00 AM
Learn about program priorities and application strategies at a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDR...

Fulbright Study/Research & Arts Information Meeting

March 6, 4:00 PM
1940 Sheridan Road, 1940 Sheridan Road
Interested in Fulbright Study/Research & Arts Awards?  Attend this meeting to learn how Fulbright can transform your lif...


Fulbright-Hays DDRA Campus Deadline

March 14, 12:00 PM
To be in consideration for the Fulbright-Hays DDRA, send your application materials to Stephen Hill by 12:00 noon.  

Fulbright-Hays DDRA National Deadline

March 29, All Day
National deadline for the Fulbright-Hays DDRA award.  Contact Stephen Hill for information.  See website for exact deadl...

Schmidt Science Fellowship Campus Deadline

May 1, 8:00 AM
NORTHWESTERN | Office for Fellowships Limited Submission Funding Opportunity Schmidt Science Fellows Program Please enco...

Meet Fellowship Winners

Ishmael Bonsu

Schwarzman Scholar

Graduating senior Ishmael Bonsu has been named Northwestern University in Qatar's first-ever Schwarzman Scholar! Read more about Ishmael's journey from Ghana to grad school in China!

Contact Amy Kehoe to learn more about Schwarzman Scholars.


Nia Robles Del Pino

Rhodes Scholar

Graduating senior Nia Robles Del Pino (WCAS '24) has been chosen as a Rhodes Scholar! Read more about Nia's journey from Argentina to Oxford, where she will pursue a graduate degree!

Contact Elizabeth Lewis Pardoe to learn more about the Rhodes Scholarship.

More Winners

Shae Murphy

Voyager Scholar

Junior Shae Murphy has been named Northwestern's second Voyager Scholar! Read more about Shae's commitment to transforming healthcare for women!

Contact Jason Kelly Roberts to learn more about the Voyager Scholarship.

More Winners

Irena Petryk

Truman Scholar

After claiming a Rhodes Scholarship earlier this year, Irena Petryk has just been named a Truman Scholar! Read more about the works of public service that helped Irena achieve this great honor!

Contact Elizabeth Lewis Pardoe to learn more about the Truman Scholarship.


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