Awards For Study In Europe

American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowships offers fellowships and grants to individuals to pursue research or study in one or more Scandinavian countries for up to one year. Awards are made in all fields. Applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must have a well-defined research or study project that makes a stay in Scandinavia essential.  Deadline: Fall.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals is a one-year exchange program to Germany for young professionals 18 to 24 years of age.  Deadline: Fall.

D.A.A.D. Graduate Study Scholarships (German Academic Exchange Service)  are open to U.S. or Canadian citizens, U.S. permanent residents, and graduating seniors only, for a year of study in any discipline at a German university. Students must have proficiency in German appropriate for their plan of study. All candidates ordinarily should have completed at least two years of German at the time of application (though students in the sciences may be considered with little or no previous background in German provided they are willing to learn the language). MHC NOMINATION IS REQUIREDMHC Deadline: Fall.

Fulbright Awards are open to U.S. citizens for a year of study or research abroad; available in many countries. Preferences for discipline vary by country; awards range from travel grants to full grants. Opportunities are also available to teach English, usually in secondary schools, in Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Korea, Luxembourg, Taiwan and others. There is no limit on the number of candidates Mount Holyoke may endorse. Alumnae may apply at-large or through Mount Holyoke.  MHC NOMINATION IS REQUIREDMHC Deadline: Fall.

National Italian American Foundation Scholarship awards funding to students in two general categories:  1)  Italian American students who demonstrate outstanding potential and high academic achievements; and 2)  those students from any ethnic background majoring or minoring in Italian language, Italian studies, Italian American studies or a related field, who demonstrates outstanding potential and high academic achievements. Scholarship awards range from $2,000-$12,000. Each scholarship award can only cover tuition and university-provided room and board. Scholarship recipients are eligible for one year of scholarship support.  Deadline: Spring.

UNESCO-L’ORÉAL Co-Sponsored Fellowships for Young Women in Life Sciences program is designed to identify and reward fifteen deserving, committed and talented young women scientists, from all over the world, active in the field of life sciences.  Candidates must already be engaged in pursuing research at the doctoral or post-doctoral level in one or allied fields of life sciences including biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, agriculture, medicine, pharmacy and physiology.  Special attention will be given to candidates from the Least Developed Countries (LDCs).  Deadline: Winter.