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university fellowships committee

Fellowship Academic Fields Deadline Application Procedure
ACC-IAC Award
Any academic field.   The ACC-IAC Award has been changed to the ACC-IAC Summer Research Scholarship, for research conducted at another ACC campus. Get application information from the BC Coordinator.

J. William Fulbright Grant

U.S. citizens

Any academic field.
Supports study abroad for up to a year, studying in any of 100 countries.
September 24, 2012
Get application information from, and make an appointment for an interview with the Undergraduate or Graduate BC Coordinator.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Sophomores, Juniors, Pell Grant recipients

Any academic field.
Supports up to a year of study abroad in any eligible country. Critical Need Language supplement available.
September and April (TBA) Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator.

Amanda V. Houston Traveling Fellowship

Sophomores and Juniors

Any academic field.
Supports domestic or international travel for research or study.
February 1
Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator.

David L. Boren National Security Education Program (NSEP) Scholarship

Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors

Any academic field.
Supports study abroad for up to a year, studying the language and culture of a non-Western country.
Campus Deadline-January (TBA) Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator, for review by the BC Nominating committee.

Boston College
Advanced Study Grants

Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors

Any academic field.
Supports student-designed research or language skills acquisition projects, during the summer.

January 15
nominations invited

March 10
applications due

Applicants must be nominated by a faculty adviser. Invitations to submit proposals will be sent to all nominated students by the BC Coordinator.

Freeman-ASIA Scholarship

Sophomores, Juniors

Any academic field.
Supports study abroad for up to a year, studying the language and culture in any of 15 East Asian or Southeast Asian countries.

 

Funding for this Scholarship has been suspended.

McGillycuddy-Logue Travel Grant

All class years, BC financial aid recipients

Any academic field. Supports summer, semester, or year study abroad. October, February, March Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator.

Bridging Scholarships for Study Abroad in Japan

U.S. citizens;
apply six months prior to study abroad

Any academic field. Supports study abroad for up to a year in Japan. October and April Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator.

Morgan Stanley Scholarships for Study Abroad in Japan

U.S. citizens;
Juniors, Seniors; apply six months prior to study abroad

Supports undergraduate students that are accepted for study in Japan for an academic year and are interested in economics and international finance. October and April Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator

Fund for Education Abroad

U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents;
apply six months prior to study abroad

Supports undergraduate students that are accepted for study in Japan for an academic year and are interested in economics and international finance. See FEA website Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator

Learn, Intern, Volunteer in Latin America Scholarship

Apply six months prior to planned departure

Supports study, interning, and service in Latin America. See LIVFund website Get application information from, and submit application to the BC Coordinator