October Scholarship Opportunities

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program

This is a national scholarship program that supports undergraduate students planning careers in natural sciences, math, and engineering.  The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation accepts applications only through participating universities via designated nominating officials.  The College holds an internal competition to select nominees for the national Goldwater competition and The Foundation selects approximately 300 winners each year from all over the United States.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Current sophomore or junior
  • Planning a career in natural sciences (Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Physics), Mathematics, Cognitive Science, or Neuroscience
  • Successful nominees have had College GPAs of 3.900 or higher
  • Must be a US citizen, resident alien, or US national

 November 8, 2013 4 p.m.: All materials due

Information available at: http://college.indiana.edu/undergrad/scholarships/cri_barryGoldwater.shtml. Questions? Contact the Undergraduate Academic Affairs Office, Owen Hall 102/104, 855-1647.

 

Carnegie Junior Fellows Program

The Carnegie Endowment accepts applications only through participating universities via designated nominating officials.  Each participating university may nominate only two students each year.  The College’s faculty selection committee will review all applications and will forward up to two nominations to the Carnegie Endowment.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Graduating college seniors or students who have graduated within the past academic year but who have not begun graduate studies
  • Demonstrated interest in and completion of a significant amount of coursework in international affairs, political science, economics, history, or Russian, Chinese, Middle Eastern or South Asian Studies
  • Eligible and able to work in the United States for a full 12 months from August 1 through July 31. Note: Students on F-1 visas who are eligible to work in the US for the full year may apply
  • High academic merit, including a minimum College GPA of 3.750

November 8, 2013 4 p.m.: All materials due

Information available at: http://college.indiana.edu/undergrad/scholarships/cri_carnegie.shtml. Questions? Contact the Undergraduate Academic Affairs Office, Owen Hall 102/104, 855-1647.

 

Jane Bosart College Emergency Scholarship

This scholarship was created to provide financial assistance to undergraduate students in the College who encounter a significant financial hardship as they approach graduation that may affect their ability to complete their degree.  Applications are reviewed and awards are made on a rolling basis.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Indiana resident with a documented financial hardship
  • Current full-time status at IUB or in an IU-administered or IU co-sponsored overseas study program
  • Minimum College GPA of 2.750 at the time of application and be in good academic standing
  • Be eligible to graduate within three semesters of receiving an award
  • Have consulted with Student Central on Union regarding other financial options

Information and application forms are available at: http://college.indiana.edu/undergrad/scholarships/cri_bosart.shtml. Questions? Contact the Undergraduate Academic Affairs Office, Owen Hall 102/104, 855-1647.

 

2014 Malmberg Scholarship for Study in Sweden

This scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a U.S. resident whose work would be enhanced by study and/or research in Sweden for up to one year.  The scholarship is granted for studies pertaining to the applicant’s primary area of interest, with attention to Swedish America and/or the relationship between Sweden and the United States.  The project schedule must fall between the dates of June 1, 2014, and August 31, 2015. Project duration depends on the individual proposal (see application).  Scholarships are usually granted for a full academic year term (nine months), but can also be awarded shorter periods.  Before applying, the applicant must establish contact with a Swedish university or other educational or research institution(s) or organization(s).  A letter of invitation or affiliation from the Swedish institution/organization must accompany the application.  The award is contingent upon acceptance to the program on which the applicant has based their application.

September 1: Applications accepted

November 15: Application Forms deadline

Questions? American Swedish Institute: T 612-871-4907 | ASImn.org

 

Spokeo Connections Scholarship

Submit an original essay to apply for a one-time scholarship of $1,000 from this organization.  Eligibility: full-time student with a GPA of 3.0 or above; and must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.  For more details and how to apply visit http://www.spokeo.com/spokeo-connections-scholarship

Spring 2014 Submissions Due:  November 20th, 2013 11:59 p.m.             

Fall 2014 Submissions Due:  July 1st, 2014 11:59 p.m.

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