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 or contact Sarah Whitaker at

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

For resources related to student recommendations, reference letters, or outreach materials, please visit