Office of Fellowships
Fellowship Opportunities

Teaching

  • K - 12

    • James Madison Graduate Fellowship: Gives up to $24,000 to post-baccalaureates interested in careers in teaching the American Constitution
    • Math for America Fellowship: Gives full tuition to a master's level teacher preparation program at Bard College, New York University, or Teachers College/Columbia University, a $100,000 stipend, mentoring, professional development, and a paid position as a secondary school math teacher in a New York City public school. Similar programs available in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and San Diego
    • Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation: A listing of Woodrow Wilson National Fellowships that support the development of future leaders in teaching, foreign affairs, conservation, women & gender, religion & ethics, and access & opportunity
    • NEA: National Education Association Foundation: Grants for educational projects and professional development
    • Match Corps: One-year, full-time professional tutoring fellowship, where elite college graduates work intensively with students in small groups
    • TNTP Teaching Fellows Program: Prepares people without formal education backgrounds to be effective in challenging school environments
    • Generation Teach: A summer teaching fellowship for undergraduate students that consists of immersion and training in the classroom¬†¬†
    • Renshaw Fellowship: Provides $12,000 to those seeking to become superintendents, curriculum developers, or influential scholars in educational issues. Granted to current graduate students or applicants in doctoral study in education

    Higher Education

    • Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships: $20,000 for predoctoral students, $21,000 for dissertation, and $40,000 postdoctoral awards towards increasing the ethnic and racial diversity of the college and university faculties
    • NEA: National Education Association Foundation: Grants for educational projects and professional development
    • Richard M. Weaver Fellowship: Covers tuition and gives a $5,000 grant for a graduate school of choice (U.S. or abroad) for students interested in teaching at the college level
    • Western Civilization Fellowship: Gives $20,000 towards graduate work related to Western civilizations study for students interested in teaching at the college level
    • Salvatori Fellowship: Gives $10,000 towards graduate work related to the American founding for students interested in teaching at the college level
  • Upcoming Deadlines

    Please note that Seattle University campus deadlines may be one to two months prior to the official scholarship deadline. Application processes generally begin six months in advance of official scholarship deadlines. Check with the Office of Fellowships to obtain campus-specific deadline information.
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  • Announcements

    Our office will be having a Fulbright Information Session on 2/17 from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in Pigott 203. Hope to see you there!
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