Graduate

Fulbright recipient Eric Tkaczyk

 

"The II was very helpful in putting together a competitive Fulbright application and encouraging me to apply despite the difficulties to juggle a Fulbright with a U.S. residency position."
-Eric Tkaczyk, Department of State U.S. Student Fulbright Fellowship recipient

The International Institute provides generous support to graduate students for language study and conference travel, as well as internships, research, and study overseas.

Boren Fellowships for International Study

The National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Graduate Fellowships provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests.
Deadline: January, 2015

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS)

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships provide tuition and a stipend to students studying designated foreign languages in combination with area studies or international aspects of professional studies. The U.S. Department of Education (US/ED) and U-M units fund these awards under the provisions of Title VI of the Higher Education Act.
Deadline: February 1, 2015

Rackham International Research Award (RIRA)

The Rackham International Research Awards (RIRA) supports terminal master's and doctoral candidates conducting degree-related research outside the United States and Puerto Rico. Review eligibility requirements, selection criteria, selection process, and application procedure on Rackham Graduate School's website.
Deadline: February, 2015

II Individual Fellowships (IIIF)

The International Institute Individual Fellowships are designed to support University of Michigan students, regardless of citizenship, who are enrolled in a degree program and wish to participate in internships or conduct research abroad.
Deadline: February, 2015

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships

The U.S. Department of Education (US/ED) Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships are only for a narrow range of students in certain PhD programs who need to conduct 6-12 months of dissertation research abroad.
Deadline: Friday, June 6, 2014.

Fulbright Program for U.S. Students

The Department of State U.S. Student Fulbright Program makes fellowships available to over 1,500 U.S. students annually to study, conduct research, teach English or train in the creative arts in more than 140 countries worldwide.
Deadline: September, 2014

Luce Scholars Program

The Luce Scholars Program provides stipends and internships for 18 young Americans to live and work in Asia each year.
Deadline: October, 2014

II Conference Travel Grants

The International Institute Conference Travel Grants provide supplemental travel support for graduate and professional school students who are presenting papers at conferences in the U.S.A. and its territories.
Deadline: Rolling (application must be received at least four weeks in advance of planned travel)

II Fund for Conferences and Workshops

The International Institute contributes to the support of conferences and workshops that make substantial contributions to international learning on the University of Michigan campus and in the Ann Arbor community.
Deadline: Rolling (application must be submitted 90 days in advance of the proposed activity)

II Fund for Performances, Films, and Exhibitions

The International Institute Fund for Performances, Films, and Exhibitions provides support for performances, films and related programs, exhibitions, etc. that make substantial contributions to international learning on the U-M campus and beyond.
Deadline: Rolling (application must be submitted 90 days in advance of the proposed activity)