Fellowships at Mount Holyoke

Think of Mount Holyoke as your launch pad.

Generations of talented, motivated Mount Holyoke students have pursued their dreams through fellowships — and so can you. We’re here to help you identify and apply for these life-changing awards.

Merit-based fellowships are competitive. But the personal, intellectual and career rewards these prestigious scholarships and grants offer are impossible to quantify — and lasting. Whether funding independent research projects, language study, internships abroad or graduate school, fellowships offer uniquely valuable opportunities.

Navigating eligibility requirements and applications for national fellowship programs can be daunting. The Fellowships at Mount Holyoke program exists to demystify the process and support your success. Do you have an outstanding academic record and a commitment to service? We’ll help you articulate your achievements, ambitions and goals in a compelling way — an essential skill for whatever your next step is. Fellowship applications typically involve crafting statements of purpose and requesting letters of recommendation. Let us explain the process and create a pathway for your success, so you can be part of Mount Holyoke’s long-standing fellowships winning streak.

Intrigued? Learn more about why you should apply for a fellowship. Explore specific fellowship opportunities, including learning about recent fellowship recipients. Attend informational events to understand how to apply for fellowships.