Financial Aid Links to Internet Resources
The following list includes links to various non-BC financial aid resources*.
Direct PLUS Loans for Graduate and Professional Degree Students: Borrow a Direct PLUS Loan to help cover education and living expenses.
FastWeb.com provides an internet-based search engine for a large scholarship database. Students can search for and be directly notified of scholarships and private funding opportunities based on their field of study, interests and background.
FedMoney.org, guide to all U.S. government programs benefiting students
FinAid.org has information for all students, predominately undergraduates, on the main site. However, this section focuses specifically on graduate student aid.
Sallie Mae is the leading lender of student loans.
Spin searchable database on funding and fellowship opportunities.
AAUW Educational Foundation American Fellowship, one of the world's largest sources of funding for graduate women
Beinecke Brothers Scholarships, for graduate study in the arts, humanities and social sciences
Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellowship, for students who have not yet begun graduate school
Fulbright Scholarships, offering U.S. and non-U.S. scholar programs
Harry S. Truman Scholarships, for students who want to pursue careers in government
Hertz Fellowships, for students in the physical sciences
Hispanic Scholarship Fund, all fields of study
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, for residents of Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C.
James Madison Graduate Fellowships, for students who want to pursue careers teaching American history, government or social studies at the secondary school level (grades 7-12)
Javits Fellowships, for students in the arts, humanities and social sciences
National Security Education Program, David L. Boren Graduate Fellowships
Northeast Consortium for Faculty Diversity, dissertation-year support for minorities, all fields
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, multiple Scholarships/Fellowships
|Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships|
|MMUF Research and Travel Grants|
|MMUF Dissertation Grants|
|Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship|
|Schools and Scholars|
|Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Grants in Women's Studies|
Scholarship Secretary, Top 10 Minority Scholarships
SSRC International Dissertation Field Research Program, Social Science Research Council
SSRC International Pre-Dissertation Fellowship, Social Science Research Council
Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program, sponsers research, fellowship and training programs
*This web-site provides information about third party sources without endorsement. Web links and resource material are provided for informational purposes only.