National and International Fellowships and Scholarships

The College of Arts & Letters encourages qualified students to apply for National and International Fellowships and Scholarships. These nationally-competitive awards typically provide funding and support for graduate and/or international study in a variety of fields. Previous CAL students have been awarded Boren, Marshall, and Mitchell scholarships, just to name a few.

Upcoming Opportunities:

Beinecke Scholarship

  • Disciplines: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
  • Purpose: Graduate School (Master’s or Doctoral program)
  • Open to: current juniors pursuing a BA full-time (financial need based)
  • Eligibility: US citizen (or US national from American Samoa or Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands)
  • Campus Deadline: December 1 

For more information on any of these opportunities, CAL students should visit nifs.msu.edu or contact Sarah Whitaker at whitak41@msu.edu.

For Faculty

Do you have a student you feel would be a good candidate for a National/International Fellowship or Scholarship? Please send the student's name or encourage the student to contact Sarah Whitaker at whitak41@msu.edu

For resources related to student recommendations, reference letters, or outreach materials, please visit nifs.msu.edu