DAVIS PROJECTS FOR PEACE
Purpose: To enable students “to design their own grassroots projects for peace that they themselves will implement anywhere in the world during the summer of .”
Award: $10,000 per project.
Deadline: Nominated proposals must be submitted to the Davis Foundation by February, 2015 (exact date TBA).
Contact: Interested students should consult the website www.kwd100projectsforpeace.org and speak with Dean Runsdorf early in the fall semester.
Purpose: To provide “allocations of academic year and summer fellowships to institutions of higher education or consortia of institutions of higher education to assist meritorious undergraduate and graduate students undergoing training in modern foreign languages and related area or international studies.”
Award: Summer FLAS fellowship tuition grant is up to $5000 and $2500 stipend for undergraduate and graduate students.
Deadline: TBA, probably early March 2015.
Contact: For more information and application, please see http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsflasf/index.html
BARRY M. GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP
Purpose: To support exceptionally promising students who demonstrate interest in careers in the natural sciences, mathematics, or engineering. Barnard may nominate up to four students each year, to be selected from the sophomore and junior classes. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
Award: Up to $7,500 annually. Current sophomores are eligible for two years of aid (i.e., for the junior and senior years); current juniors, one year.
Deadline: Late January 2015, exact date TBA.
Contact: Interested students should see Dean Runsdorf in the fall semester of the sophomore or junior year.
MORRIS K. UDALL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Purpose: "To encourage outstanding [sophomores and juniors] to pursue careers related to environmental public policy and to encourage outstanding Native American and Alaska Native [sophomores and juniors] to pursue careers related to health care and tribal public policy." Candidates must be U.S. citizens, permanent resident aliens, or U.S. nationals (if residents of American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Mariana Islands). Barnard can nominate no more than six students per year.
Award: Up to $5,000.
Deadline: TBA. Probably early March 2015.
Contact: Interested students should speak with Dean Runsdorf in the fall of their sophomore or junior year. For preliminary information, visit www.udallfoundation.org.
WEATHERHEAD UNDERGRADUATE TRAINING GRANT
Purpose: To support undergraduate students pursuing summer projects in East Asia that develops academic and/or professional expertise.
Award: Up to $2500
Deadline: Early March, 2015. Exact date TBA.
Contact: Submit materials to Dean Runsdorf.