Welcome to the Prestigious Scholarships website.
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Please also see the list of 2015-16 OSU Scholars, Finalists, and Nominees.
OSU Advisor for Prestigious Scholarships
Barry Goldwater and Excellence in Education Program
Awarded For: $7500/yr for up to two years for students intending to pursue research careers in the fields of science, mathematics or engineering
Majors: Sciences, Math, and Engineering
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or Permanent Resident, Sophomore or Junior, intent to pursue research career
Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship
Awarded for: Students with financial need to study or intern abroad
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen undergraduate students in good academic standing, must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant
Boren Undergraduate Award for International Study (NSEP)
Awarded For: Up to one year of language-focused study in areas critical to U.S. interests
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen undergraduate, interested in a career with the U.S. government
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Awarded For: One academic year of study, research, or teaching abroad to increase international understanding
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen; graduating senior, recent graduate, or graduate student (see program details for other categories)
Harry S. Truman Scholarship
Awarded For: $30,000 toward graduate school for undergraduate junior level students who plan to go on to careers in public service.
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen or U.S. National undergraduate junior with an extensive record of community and public service
Awarded For: One to two years graduate study in UK to foster ties between UK and American citizens
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen, graduating senior or recent graduate, Minimum 3.7 GPA, must have completed bachelor’s degree prior to Marshall scholarship start date
Awarded For: One academic year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen, graduating senior or recent graduate, between the age of 18-30, must have completed bachelor’s degree prior to Mitchell scholarship start date
Awarded For: 2 years study at Oxford University for those who offer promise of effective service to the world
Eligibility: U.S. Citizen between 18 and 24, must have completed bachelor’s degree prior to study at Oxford
Awarded For: A fully-funded one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University
Eligibility: Undergraduate, degree seeking students, set to complete their programs before July 2016, 18-29 years of age, and proficient in English
Awarded For: Up to $7000 scholarship for undergraduates studying the environment and related fields OR Native American students studying Native American policy
Majors: Environment-related or studies related to Native American health care or policy
Eligibility: Sophomore or Junior, U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or U.S. Permanent Resident