The Office of International Programs advises undergraduate students and alumni of Princeton University about fellowships, scholarships, and grants. Princeton students and recent graduates describe their experiences with the fellowships application process.
News and Announcements Archive
Five Princeton undergraduates have been awarded a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study critical needs languages during the summer of 2015.
Three Princeton undergraduates have been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study or intern abroad during the summer.
Princeton senior Julia Hammer and three Princeton alumni— Cody Abbey, Mary Kathleen Schulman, and Alice Su – have been named Yenching Scholars for graduate study at Peking University in Beijing.
Princeton senior Jake Robertson has been awarded a St. Andrew's Society Scholarship for postgraduate study at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. He will pursue a master's in classical and contemporary text (acting).
Princeton junior Varshini Narayanan has been awarded a Beinecke Scholarship, which supports promising students in their graduate studies in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
Princeton University junior Thomas Gonzalez Roberts has been awarded a 2015 Truman Scholarship, which provides up to $30,000 for graduate study.
Princeton University senior Eric Falcon has been awarded the 2015 Michel David-Weill Scholarship to pursue a master's degree in European affairs at Sciences Po in Paris.
Princeton University seniors Laura Cooper, Samuel Kim and Cameron Langford have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. The awards give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom the opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge.
Princeton University is among the Fulbright Top Producing Institutions for 2014-15, with 20 undergraduate and graduate students and alumni receiving the highly competitive and prestigious grants to teach, study, or conduct research abroad. Congratulations to all of our recipients!
Princeton University seniors Cody O'Neil and Bina Peltz have been awarded 2015 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports yearlong public service projects after graduation.
Seniors William Beacom and Brett Diehl have been named recipients of the Sachs Scholarship, one of the highest awards given to Princeton undergraduates. Both students participated in significant international experiences during their undergraduate careers.
They are among the 32 American recipients of the prestigious fellowships, which fund two to three years of graduate study at Oxford.
The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program 2015 Application is now available. The CLS is a fully-funded overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students.
Ten members of Princeton's recently graduated Class of 2014, seven graduate students and five recent alumni have been awarded Fulbright grants to study or teach abroad in the 2014-15 academic year.
Learn about the Fulbright program from the perspectives and experiences of Princeton Fulbright Grant Recipients.
2014 Marshall Scholar Dixon Li, an English major pursuing certificates in American studies and African American studies, discusses the Marshall Scholarship application process and the role that race and social difference will play as he studies abroad.
Six Princeton University undergraduates have been awarded a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) for summer 2014.
Senior Brittany Hardy has been awarded a 2014 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship. The Fellowship supports extraordinary individuals who want to pursue a career in the U.S. Foreign Service.
Seniors Vivienne Chen and Natasha Japanwala will explore representations of home and memory in the independent projects they will pursue in the coming year as Martin Dale Fellowship winners.
Seniors Diane Jeon and Storm Portner were awarded the Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize to spend one year pursuing international civic engagement projects after graduation.
Seniors Sacha Finn and Harriet Kristin Wilson have been awarded 2014 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports yearlong public service projects after graduation
Princeton University seniors David Abugaber, Izzy Kasdin and Simone Sasse, as well as alumnae Madeline McMahon and Elizabeth Presser, have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships.
Senior Katherine Pogrebniak, a computer science major who intends to pursue a career in medicine and medical research, has been selected as one of this year's Churchill Scholars.
Two seniors with track records of achievement in academics, research, and the arts have been awarded the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship, one of the highest awards given to Princeton undergraduates.
Mastroianni and McGinnis are among the 32 American recipients of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship, which funds two to three years of graduate study at the University of Oxford.
Dixon Li '13 has been named a 2014 Marshall Scholar. The Marshall Scholarship covers the cost of graduate study and living at a British university of the recipient's choice for up to two years.
The U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program provides fully-funded intensive summer language instruction in 13 critical foreign languages for 7-10 weeks (for U.S. citizens). Deadline: 11/15/13
Fourteen members of Princeton's graduating Class of 2013 and three recent alumni were awarded Fulbright grants to study or teach abroad for the 2013-14 academic year.
Victoria Solomon, a Princeton University senior with plans to use electronics to improve medical technology, has been named a 2013 Marshall Scholar.
The fellowship allows a senior to do "an independent project of extraordinary merit that will widen the recipient's experience of the world and significantly enhance his/her personal growth and intellectual development."
Gene Merewether's 2013 Luce Scholarship will allow him to spend next year in Asia studying the use of robots and electronic communication in monitoring and responding to disasters.
Three Princeton University seniors have been awarded the Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize to spend one year pursuing international civic engagement projects after graduation.
Seniors Erica Cao and Kaitlin Stouffer, as well as Class of 2012 graduate David Kurz, have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. The awards give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom the opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge.
Seniors Abigail Greene and Christina Laurenzi have been awarded 2013 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports yearlong public service projects after graduation. Abigail participated in Princeton in France and Christina did an IIP internship!
Senior Aman Sinha, an MAE concentrator who has pursued research into computational and statistical modeling techniques, has been selected as one of 14 U.S. students who will spend a year studying at Churchill College at the University of Cambridge. The prestigious scholarship program is administered by the Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States.
Two seniors with track records of achievement in academics and research have been named recipients of the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship, one of the highest awards given to Princeton undergraduates.
Cunningham will spend a year studying music composition at University College Cork in Ireland. Cunningham interned in Mexico through the International Internship Program and also studied abroad through Princeton in Spain!
Princeton University senior Jake Nebel is among the 34 American college students who have been named 2013 Marshall Scholars. Nebel plans to pursue a master's degree in philosophy at the University of Oxford.
Boren Scholarships provide $10,000/semester. An information session will be held at 4:30 p.m., November 12 in 002 Robertson Hall.
Princeton students will study critical languages in China, Morocco, and Turkey.
Seniors Ceymi Doenyas and Cristina Martinez have been awarded 2012 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort to support yearlong public service projects after graduation.
Junior Daniel Gastfriend has been awarded a 2012 Truman Scholarship, which provides up to $30,000 for graduate study. The award, given to 54 students among 587 candidates nationwide, recognizes juniors with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to careers in government, the nonprofit or advocacy sectors, education, or elsewhere in the public service.
Seniors Jane Abbottsmith, Daniel Barson, Daniel Strassfeld and Victoria Tobolsky and alumna Rachel Bolton '10 have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships.
Senior Olivia Waring, a chemistry major with an interest in Chinese language and translation, has been awarded the 2012 Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship. Waring studied abroad in China and Germany.
Three Princeton University seniors — Christina Chang, Kyle Edwards and Emily Rutherford — and two alumni, Samuel Dorison and Alice Easton, are five of 36 American college students who have been awarded 2012 Marshall Scholarships. Three of the students are OIP students!
Three Princeton seniors — Elizabeth Butterworth, Miriam Rosenbaum and Astrid Stuth — and one Class of 2011 graduate, Mohit Agrawal, have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford.
Applications for the 2012-13 David L. Boren Scholarships for study in study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East are now available.
Seniors Justine Drennan and Sukrit Silas have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships, which give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom an opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge. Both Drennan and Silas studied abroad at University of Oxford.
Alissa Escarce and Léa Steinacker each have been awarded the Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize, which will allow them to devote a year of service and research related to migrant workers' rights and gender-based violence.
Four Princeton juniors have been awarded Goldwater Scholarships, the premier undergraduate award for outstanding students interested in careers in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering.
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace has named Woodrow Wilson School senior Oliver Palmer as one of its 2011 Junior Fellows. Each year the Endowment offers eight to ten one-year fellowships to highly qualified graduating seniors. They are selected from a pool of nominees from close to 400 participating colleges. Palmer studied abroad in Shanghai at Fudan University, and conducted research and interviews in Beijing, Shanghai and Singapore for his senior thesis.
Princeton University senior Emma Yates has won a prestigious Churchill Scholarship, which provides support for study at the University of Cambridge to students who show great promise in research.
Princeton senior Khameer Kidia, a French major from Harare, Zimbabwe, has been selected as one of Zimbabwe's Rhodes Scholars. The Rhodes Trust awards fellowships for graduate study at the University of Oxford to approximately 80 scholars from 14 regions around the world each year. Last month, senior Nicholas DiBerardino and alumnus Mark Jia were named two of this year's 32 American Rhodes scholars
The Bridging Scholarship program will award 20 scholarships to American students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan that begin in Spring 2014. Undergraduate students majoring in any field of study are eligible. Deadline: 10/8/13.