US Citizens: Stipend while enrolled in Graduate School

Women in International Trade (WIIT) Charitable Trust Scholarship

Deadline: March, July 

Type: Stipend 

Description: The WIIT Charitable Trust scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to further educational objectives of women who are interested in international development, international relations, international trade, international economics, or international business. Awards will be based on quality of the assigned essay. Furthermore, the selection committee will pay close attention to the candidate's interest in international trade issues. Essays may be published in the WIIT Newsletter if they are of publishable quality. 

Website: https://wiit.org/wiit-charitable-trust/ 

Whiting Indigenous Knowledge Student Research Awards

Deadline: March 

Type: Stipend 

Description: All graduate and undergraduate students are invited to submit proposals to conduct research on topics that focus on aspects of indigenous knowledge. This is a competitive process. A maximum amount of $2,000 per project will be awarded. Funding is made available through the M. G. Whiting Endowment for the Advancement of Indigenous Knowledge. Research must be related to an approved honors thesis topic, approved masters or doctoral thesis topic, approved topic for undergraduate capstone course, etc. If your proposal is funded, you will be required to present your research findings and/or project results at an ICIK seminar. You will also be require to write an article highlighting the indigenous knowledge aspects of your project for publication in the ICIK journal: IK: Other Ways of Knowing. 

Website: https://icik.psu.edu/whiting-endowment/whiting-student-research-awards

Pan Am Flight 103 Legacy Award

Deadline: February 

Type: Stipend 

Description: The mission of the Victims of Pan Am Flight 103, Inc.’s Legacy Award is to support students pursuing advanced degrees in areas of study related to improved national security and terrorism prevention. Advances in technology, social science research and political leadership in a changing world are purposes of value to the Victims of Pan Am Flight 103, Inc. Students requesting financial support will be asked to submit an application explaining what they are doing to meet the goals of improving national security and preventing terrorism. 

Website: https://www.victimsofpanamflight103.org/taxonomy/term/73 

Point Foundation

Deadline: January 

Type: Stipend 

Description: Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training. 

Website: https://pointfoundation.org/thepoint/scholarship/ 

Overseas Press Club of America Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: December 

Type: Stipend 

Description: Graduate and undergraduate students, studying at American colleges and universities, who aspire to become foreign correspondents. 

Website: http://overseaspressclubfoundation.org/apply.html