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Grants, Awards and Fellowship Opportunities

For Graduate Students

Center for Latino/a Latin American Studies (CLLAS) Funding

Center for the Study of Women in Society Funding

East Asian Language and Literature (EALL) Japanese Studies 

Center for Asian and Pacific Studies

2018 Global Oregon Graduate Research Award

Graduate School Awards and Fellowships

Graduate School Links

Funding and Awards
External Fellowships and Awards

National and International Distinguished Scholarships
Boren, Carnegie, Critical Language, Fulbright, Rhodes, RISE, Rotary, Soros etc.

Oregon Humanities Center Graduate Research Support Fellowships
February Deadline

Awards for which you must be nominated by your department

Global Corners International Graduate Student Recruitment and Retention Award
Must Be Nominated By Department

OUS-SYLFF Graduate Fellowships for International Research
Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund (Sylff)
• The UO participates in the Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund (SYLFF) program, a special initiative that offers a limited number of fairly generous graduate student awards for international research.
• This is a competitive fellowship for which each department can nominate only one student to the graduate school.
• Talk to your advisor if you are interested in applying. Do this as early as you can.
• Your advisor provides one letter of recommendation for the department’s deadline.

To be nominated by International Studies, apply to the department by early MARCH.

More information:
Must Be Nominated By Department

Graduate Teaching Excellence Award

The award acknowledges a GE’s investment in professional development. Applicants need to have at least 5 terms of experience as an instructor (sole instructor, lab or discussion leader), a record of excellence in their instructional duties, and an exemplary academic record. One award of $1,000 will be made.  Awards will be announced before the end of spring term.
  Must Be Nominated By Department


Other Award Opportunities

Boren Awards
Language, Culture, Service

Deadline: usually the end of January each year
Boren Fellowships provide up to $24,000 for overseas study, for a minimum of 12 weeks overseas and a maximum of one year overseas. The award presents unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.

The program focuses on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study deemed critical to U.S. national security.

Graduate School Lists of Awards

External Fellowships and Awards

Other UO Fellowships and Awards