Fellowships

A fellowship can be broadly described as a monetary award given to a student to pay for academic pursuits, often involving research. Learn more about fellowship options and how to apply with these resources.

  • Office of National Scholarships & Fellowships – The Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships (ONSF) advises and mentors students at the University of Connecticut who are competing for prestigious, nationally-competitive scholarships and fellowships. ONSF is part of UConn Enrichment Programs and is open to all graduate and undergraduate students at the University, including students at the regional campuses.
  • UConn TIP Technology Innovation Fellows Program – The TIP Innovation Fellows program pairs UConn students with on-campus UConn startup companies for immersive, real-world STEM or Business research experiences.
  • ProFellow – ProFellow is the go-to source for information on professional and academic fellowships, created by fellows for aspiring fellows.
  • College Art Association of America – CAA’s Opportunities collects and publishes calls for entries and papers, conference notices, fellowship and grant opportunities, available internships, and more.
  • Connecticut Artist Fellowship Program – The Artist Fellowship Program provides recognition and funding support for Connecticut artists to pursue new work and advance their artistic careers.
  • S. Chamber of Commerce Fellowship Program – The Business Leads Fellowship Program is developing business leaders to be education and workforce champions in their community, and help better connect education systems and students to opportunity.
  • UConn Human Rights Institute – The Human Rights Institute Summer Internship Fellow Program grew out of our desire to help students find internship placements at premier human rights organizations and respected international initiatives.
  • USAID – USAID’s fellowship programs are in a variety of technical areas including global health, democracy promotion, science and technology, and gender equality and women’s empowerment.
  • American College of Healthcare Executives – The purpose of the directory is to provide students and early careerists with a list of available postgraduate administrative fellowships, and to provide a place where sponsoring organizations may promote their fellowships and increase visibility for these programs.
  • Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education – ORISE is a U.S. Department of Energy asset that is dedicated to enabling critical scientific, research, and health initiatives of the department and its laboratory system
  • National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine – The Fellowships Office administers predoctoral, postdoctoral, and senior fellowship awards on behalf of government and private/foundation sponsors.
  • Future Founders – A prestigious year-long program designed to accelerate the nation’s top young entrepreneurs and their businesses.
  • Grants.gov – A central clearinghouse of information for finding grant opportunities and applying for funding from federal government sources.