Attention: Campus deadline for Fulbright applications is August 30

Connecticut College is consistently recognized as a top producer of Fulbright scholars, with over 33 awarded in the past 5 years. See how others have succeeded! Meet our Fulbright, Goldwater and other fellowship award winners.

Accept the challenge! 

Post-graduate fellowships and scholarships provide life-changing opportunities through their generous financial support for study and research. The College offers support for students and alumni seeking high-profile national fellowships and scholarships.

To see examples of fellowship opportunities, click here.

Speak to staff in the Walter Commons or visit the Dean of the College for guidance on the application process. They will help you assess your candidacy, focus your study/research interest and may also point you in the direction of other possibilities.

Interested in applying for a fellowship? See the Fellowships FAQ page.

It's never to early to start thinking about fellowships. To schedule an appointment, email

View the Fellowships and Scholarships list.

Fellowship Deadlines

National Deadline 
Internal Deadline 
 Early October
 Early October
 Early October
 Early October
 September 11
 Early November
 Early January
 Mid-January Sophomore
 or Junior Year
 Early January
 Early February Junior Year
 Late November
 Mid-February Junior Year
 End of January
 End of February


More fellowship and scholarship opportunities:


International Education Financial Aid

International Scholarship Search

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) NextOpp Search Engine

10,000 Degrees - Undergraduate Scholarships

Act on a Dream at Harvard Scholarship Search Engine

Undocumented/Immigrant Scholarship List


UNCF Scholarships and Grants

University of Maryland 2013-2015 National Directory of Scholarships, Internships, and Fellowships for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students

Open Society Institute (OSI) Individual Fellowships and Scholarships

For information on undergraduate grants and scholarships for prospective and current students, please visit the College’s Office of Financial Aid Services "Outside Scholarships" section.