Winthrop University: ONCA - Awards - Deadlines
Contact Information
ONCA
222B Dinkins Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-3906
803/323-3910 (fax)
onca@winthrop.edu

Deadlines

Ideally, students should have a draft of their application materials ready for the ONCA director to review by the internal deadline listed below. However, there may still be time to apply for some awards on/after the internal deadline date. Please contact us if you have questions about a specific award deadline.

**Certain restrictions may apply
Internal Deadline Award Program Eligibility/Area
Aug. 1 NIH Predoctoral Fellowship Awards for Minority Students Graduate study in medical sciences
     
Aug. 15 British Marshall Scholarship All majors interested in graduate study in the United Kingdom **
  Gates Cambridge Scholarships All majors interested in graduate study at Cambridge University **
  Rhodes Scholarship All majors interested in graduate study at Oxford University
     
Sep. 1 Critical Language Scholarship For intensive training in languages important to national security and economic competitiveness
     
Sep. 15 College to Congress Internships Congress internship for Pell Grant eligible students in junior or senior year
  Mitchell Scholarships Graduate study in Ireland
     
Sep. 30 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program  
     
Oct. 1 Ashley Soulé Conroy Scholarships Undergraduate study abroad for spring semester
  Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Undergraduate study abroad for Pell Grant recipients
  Bridging Scholarships Undergraduate study abroad in Japan
  Fulbright US Student Program For graduating seniors, recent graduates and graduate students to study, research or teach abroad
  GEM Minority Fellowships MS in engineering or Ph.D. study in engineering, sciences, or math
  Gilman-McCain Scholarship For undergraduates who are dependents of active-duty military
  National Science Foundation Graduate Science Fellowship For seniors or first-year graduate students pursuing graduate degrees in STEM and social science fields
     
Oct. 15 American Political Science Association Minority Fellowship Ph.D. study in political science
  FIE Dublin Scholarship For students enrolled in FIE Dublin study abroad programs or internships
  Hertz Foundation Fellowships Doctoral study in applied physical, biological, or engineering sciences
  Metropolitan Art Museum Fellows Graduate study in art
  NASPA Undergraduate Fellows  
  National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC) Graduate Fellowships Graduate study in physical sciences
  National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships Graduate study in any science
  New York Times Student Journalism Institute Seniors or recent graduates who are members of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists or National Association of Black Journalists
  Payne Fellowship For recent graduates and graduate students interested in studying and researching in OAS countries
  Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program (PPIA) Prepares juniors for graduate study and careers in international affairs
  Soros Fellowships for New Americans Graduate study for recent immigrants
     
Nov. 1 Ford Foundation Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship For graduate students who intend to teach or research at the college level
  Japan Exchange and Teaching Program Graduating seniors and recent graduates for teaching English in Japan
  Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching  
  SC Humanities Student Research Fellowships Sophomores and juniors attending an accredited university or college in South Carolina to explore research and scholarship in the humanities.
  Sigma Tau Delta Study Abroad Scholarships Various awards for members
  Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship For undergraduate students accepted into study abroad program
     
Nov. 10 Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Various awards for members
     
Nov. 15 AAUW Educational Foundation American Fellows  
  Kate Neal Kinley Fellowship For advanced studies in the arts
     
Dec. 1 Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Ethics essay contest for juniors and seniors
  Emerson Hunger Fellowships Recent graduates who want to gain field experience and develop leadership skills in social justice fields
  Fund for Education Abroad Undergraduate study abroad for non-traditional students and minorities
  Knowles Science Teaching Fellowships Graduate study for future science and math teachers
  Metropolitan Museum of Art Graduate Internships For recent graduates and graduate students in any field represented at Smithsonian Institution museums
  NIH Predoctoral Fellowship Awards for Minority Students Graduate study in medical sciences
  Sunbelt Rentals Scholarship Senior in any field for women, minorities, and/or veterans
     
Dec. 15 American Psychological Association Minority Fellowships Ph.D. study in mental health
  The Carnegie Endowment's Junior Fellows Program For graduating seniors and recent graduates seeking international affairs research experience prior to graduate study
     
TBD Congressional Fellowships for Women and Public Policy  
  Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship  
  Freeman Asia Scholarship  
  Fulbright Programs for US Scholars  
  National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) Study Abroad Scholarships  
  Rotary Global Grants Undergraduate and graduate study abroad 
  Society for Psychological Study of Applied Social Issues (SPSSI) Various awards for seniors and graduate students interested in psychology and applied social science disciplines
     
Jan. 1 Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) Graduating seniors and graduates for teaching English in France
  National Security Exchange Program (NSEP-Boren) Graduate Fellowship Undergraduate and graduate study in critical regions of the world
     
Jan 15 AAUW Educational Foundation American Fellows  
  American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship Program Ph.D. study in sociology
  Amgen Summer Scholarship For sophomores, juniors or non-graduating seniors to have summer research experiences
  ANSWER Scholarship For undergraduates who are mothers of children K-12
  Fulbright Killam US-Canada Exchange Program For study abroad during a semester or academic year at a Canadian university
  Goldwater Scholarship Sophomore or junior in math, science, or engineering
  Newhouse Foundation Graduate Newspaper Fellowship For seniors and recent graduates applying to the Syracuse University MA Communications program
  National Security Exchange Program (NSEP-Boren) Undergraduare Scholarship Undergraduate and graduate study in critical regions of the world
  NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program For sophomores or juniors studying oceanic or atmospheric sciences
  Smithsonian Institution Fellowships, Grants, and Internships Paid and unpaid internships
  Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Graduate Fellowship For seniors applying to graduate programs in international studies and related fields
  Truman Scholarship Junior pursuing career in public service
     
Feb. 1 FTE Theological Congregational Fellowships  
  Fulbright US-UK Commission for Summer Study For students with at least two years remaining in college
  Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Senior or graduate computer science or engineering major
  National Security Exchange Program (NSEP-Boren) Graduate Fellowship Undergraduate and graduate study in critical regions of the world
  Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Awards Sophomore study abroad award
  Watson-Brown Foundation Scholarship Undergraduate students from counties in GA and SC
     
Feb. 15 Morris K. Udall Scholarship Sophomore or junior environmental studies or Native American studies majors
  NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program Need-based award for undergraduates in biomedical, behavioral, or social sciences
  Phi Kappa Phi Awards and Grants for Professionals Graduate study fellowships for PKP members
  Society of Women Engineers For recent graduates admitted to graduate engineering or computer science programs
  Tillman Scholar Program For undergraduate and graduate students who are active duty, veterans, and their spouses
     
Mar. 1 Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Undergraduate study abroad for Pell Grant recipients
  FTE Theological Congregational Fellowships  
  Fulbright Awards  
  James Madison Memorial Fellowship For seniors, recent graduates and graduate students who plan to teach high school American history and related subjects
  Sigma Tau Delta Study Abroad Scholarships Spring semester study abroad scholarships for members
     
Mar. 10 Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Spring semester study abroad scholarships for members
     
Mar. 15 Hispanic Scholarship Fund For Hispanic undergraduates/graduates majoring in STEM fields
  Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowships  
  Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship Program Graduate study fellowships for PKP members
     
Apr. 1 FTE: Fund for Theological Education  
  NIH Predoctoral Fellowship Awards for Minority Students Graduate study in medical sciences
  Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship For undergraduate students accepted into study abroad program
     
Apr. 15 BHW Woman in STEM Scholarship Female undergraduate majors and master's candidates in STEM fields
     
May 1 Ashley Soulé Conroy Scholarships Undergraduate study abroad for fall semester
  Kay Longcope Scholarship Award  
  Leroy F. Aarons Scholarship Award  
  MEXT Research Student Scholarship  
  JET Graduate Program  
  Traub-Dicker Rainbow Scholarship  
  Tylenol Future Care Scholarship For sophomores, juniors, seniors enrolled in health education and related programs
     
May 15 National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals (NOGLSTP) Scholarship  
     
Jun. 1 FIE Dublin Scholarship For students enrolled in FIE Dublin study abroad programs or internships

Last Updated: 2/22/21