The SIPA Financial Aid Office maintains a database of external funding opportunities, and we wanted to alert students to some with upcoming application deadlines. For more external scholarship awards, go to our External Fellowships and Funding Sources page.

Please be aware that some organizations may have changed policies for this upcoming year. We check regularly to keep our listing up to date, but would appreciate feedback if you come across an outdated posting.

  • Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
    Requirements: The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans program honors the contributions of immigrants and children of immigrants to the United States. Each year, we invest in the graduate education of 30 New Americans—immigrants and children of immigrants—who are poised to make significant contributions to US society, culture, or their academic field. Each Fellow receives up to $90,000 in financial support over two years, and they join a lifelong community of New American Fellows.
    Deadline: October 28, 2021
  • Belgian American Educational Foundation Master’s Fellowships
    Requirements: These two-year Fellowships are outright grants for Belgian citizens wishing to obtain an initial two-year Master’s degree in the U.S.A..
    Deadline: October 31, 2021
  • American Water Works Association
    Requirements: AWWA and its members recognize the importance of investing in students as the future of the water industry. AWWA supports students through discounted memberships and more than 17 scholarships.
    Deadline: December 20, 2021
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW) Fellowship
    Requirements: Pursuing academic work or leading community projects? See if there is an AAUW fellowship or grant that matches your academic or professional goals! To confirm your eligibility for a program, review the application instructions carefully.
    Deadlines Vary