Other Fellowships and Scholarships


 

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine

Location: Europe

Levels of Study: doctoral students, medical students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: biomedical sciences

Description: Awards travel grants to non-European citizens who perform their MD, PhD or postdoctoral project in Europe, or will use the travel grant to work in Europe. Also awards travel grants to European citizens working in Europe and overseas.

Eligibility: U.S. and European citizens

Award Deadline: Applications accepted on a rotating basis

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine at the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation

 

Boren Graduate Fellowships

Location: Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America and the Middle East

Levels of Study: master’s students and doctoral students

Fields of Study: STEM fields

Description: Allows graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Students identify how they will contribute to U.S. national security and the challenges of global society, including disease, hunger, population growth and economic competition. Fellows must commit to working in the U.S. government in national security for at least one year after graduation.

Eligibility: U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: January

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No


Website: Learn more about the Boren Graduate Fellowships at Boren Awards

 

Brocher Foundation Residencies

Location: Switzerland

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: healthcare and medicine

Description: Gives students and researchers the opportunity to work at the Brocher Centre in Switzerland on projects that have ethical, legal and social implications for humankind of recent medical research and new technologies.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: February

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the Brocher Foundation Residencies at the Brocher Foundation

 

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) Scholarships

Location: Germany

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: all

Description: Provides students and postdoctoral fellows the opportunity to apply for study or research scholarships in Germany, through an agreement between the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (German Academic Exchange Service) and U.S. universities.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: No, applications accepted on a rotating basis

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the DAAD Scholarships at the German Academic Exchange Service

 

European Commission: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellowship

Location: Europe

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: healthcare, medicine and science

Description: Funds researchers working across all science disciplines and healthcare to gain experience abroad in the private sector. Doctoral candidates who combine academic research study with work in companies that enhances employability and career development are also supported.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: September

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the European Commission: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellowship at the European Commission

 

European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Fellowship

Location: Belgium

Levels of Study: doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: cancer clinical research

Description: Provides opportunities for physicians, statisticians and scientists from all over the world to stay up to 3 years at EORTC Headquarters in Brussels for training in clinical cancer research, or to complete a doctoral research project and/or PhD thesis.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: No, applications accepted on a rotating basis

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the EORTC Fellowship at the EORTC

 

Graduate Women International: International Awards

Location: worldwide

Levels of Study: doctoral students

Fields of Study: all disciplines

Description: Funds international fellowships and grants to women graduates for postgraduate research, study and training. The awards may be used in any country other than the one in which the applicant was educated and other than the one in which the applicant habitually resides.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: Varies by country. Contact the country headquarters for exact deadline.

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the International Awards at Graduate Women International

 

Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Funding for Medical Research Fellowship

Location: worldwide

Levels of Study: doctoral students, medical students and postdoctoral scholars

Fields of Study: medicine

Description: Provides funding for young scientists to pursue basic cancer-related research in laboratories in North America, Europe, Japan and Australia, with a focus on cell growth and development and the basic biology and chemistry of the underlying processes.

Eligibility: U.S. and non-U.S. citizenship

Award Deadline: February

Limited Submission for Universities: No

Letter of Intent Required: No

Website: Learn more about the Fellowship at the Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Funding for Medical Research