Information about Distinguished Scholarships

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NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL
DISTINGUISHED SCHOLARSHIPS
CHURCHILL SCHOLARSHIP
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Graduate students
from US
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Original, creative
work in science,
engineering or math
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Study at Cambridge
*Initial consult with UO advisor Junior Year
GOLDWATER
SCHOLARSHIP
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Undergraduates
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Science,
engineering or
math
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Up to $7,500/year
*Initial consult with UO advisor Fresh/SophYear
2012 UO recipients:
Amy Atwater
Brianna McHorse
Opher Kornfeld
TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP
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Students planning career
in public policy
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Support for graduate school
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$3,000/senior yr & $27,000/
graduate studies
President Harry S. Truman
*Initial consult with UO advisor Sophomore Year
HOLLINGS SCHOLARSHIP
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For undergraduates
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Study ocean and/or atmosphere
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Summer internship at NOAA
facility
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Up to $8,000 award for one
academic year (if reappointed, $
for a second 9-month year)
*Initial consult with UO advisor Sophomore Year
UDALL SCHOLARSHIP
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For juniors and seniors
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Commitment to environmental or natural resource
issues
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Native American and Alaska native students eligible
for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy
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Up to $5,000 for tuition, room and board, or other
expenses
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL
AFFAIRS
Many opportunities
for study abroad:
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Gilman Scholarship
Boren Scholarship
Rotary Peace Fellowship
DAAD
DAAD-RISE
Fulbright Grants
GILMAN SCHOLARSHIP
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For undergraduates
receiving Pell Grant
funding
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Study abroad
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Begin application one full
semester before their
study abroad to to begin
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Up to $5,000 award
Sabrina Ahmed
Spring 2012
Rwanda
BOREN SCHOLARSHIP
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Study abroad in areas, languages,
and fields of study deemed critical
and underrepresented by U.S.
interests
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Undergraduate study for summer,
semester, or year
•
All recipients must seek
employment in federal agency or
office involved with national security
affairs
*Initial consult with UO advisor Sophomore Year
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ROTARY PEACE
FELLOWSHIP
Master’s degree fellowships
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Fields related to peace and
conflict resolution
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Institutions include: Duke, UNC
at Chapel Hill, International
Christian University (Japan),
University of Bradford (UK),
University of Queensland
(Australia), Uppsala University
(Sweden)
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Fully funded
DAAD
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Undergraduate and graduate students
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Study and internships in Germany
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All fields of study
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German not required but advantageous
German Academic Exchange Service
(Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst - DAAD)
DAAD-RISE
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Summer research internship
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In Germany
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Fields of biology, chemistry, physics,
earth sciences and engineering
FULBRIGHT GRANTS
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Undergraduate and
graduate students
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Study at universities
worldwide
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Must have at least a
bachelor’s degree prior
to undertaking the
grant
Fulbright regions
GATES-CAMBRIDGE
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For graduate students
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Study at Cambridge
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Established in 2000
by Bill and Melinda
Gates
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Any subject available
at Cambridge
*Initial consult with UO advisor Junior Year
CARNEGIE ENDOWMENT FOR
INTERNATIONAL PEACE
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One year fellowships
Notable Alumni:
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Awarded to students who
have graduated the past
academic year
Senior adviser to President Bill
Clinton
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Work as research
assistants to endowment’s
senior associates
US ambassador to United
Nations
Deputy Director of the Office of
Management and Budget
Senior Director for Asian affairs
at National Security Council
RHODES SCHOLARSHIP
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Graduate studies at
University of Oxford
(any field)
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Oldest international
fellowships (since
1904)
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32 U.S. students
selected each year
*Initial consult with UO advisor Junior Year
MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP
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For 1-2 years of
graduate studies
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At any British
university
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Up to 40
scholarships
awarded annually
*Initial consult with UO advisor Junior Year
Timeline Summary
Support for
Undergrads
Initial Mtg with
Faculty Rep
Support for
Grads
Initial Mtg with
Faculty Rep
Udall
Fall Soph Yr
Truman
Spring Soph Yr
Goldwater
Spring Fr or
Soph Yr
Marshall
Fall Junior Yr
Hollings
Spring Soph Yr
Rhodes
Fall Junior Yr
Boren
Spring Soph Yr
GatesCambridge
Fall Junior Yr
Churchill
Fall Junior Yr
FIRST STEP
A first contact for any
of these scholarships
can be the
President’s Office
CONTACT
Dave Hubin, Senior Assistant to the President
[email protected]
Learn more at:
http://distinguishedscholars.uoregon.edu

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