Fellowships and Scholarships

Fellowship Scholarship with mortarboardOld Westbury students who are interested in pursuing external national and international scholarships and fellowships should contact the School of Arts and Sciences. Students considering scholarships through SUNY Old Westbury and The Old Westbury College Foundation, Inc., should contact the coordinating department

Assistance will include identifying opportunities and developing applications. The college campus will be served by:

  • Maintaining a database of and providing information on distinguished scholarships and fellowships.
  • Recruiting applicants and matching student achievements and objectives with award opportunities.
  • Advisement on scholarship process and assistance on application materials.
  • Coordinating campus selection process for nominated awards.

Students interested in discussing and pursuing one of these scholarships or fellowships should review the database for the Old Westbury contact.

Students can also take advantage of the FELLOWSHIP FINDER, courtesy of the University of Illinois, to search for graduate and internship opportunities.

Contact:

Cristina Notaro
Assistant Dean
School of Arts and Sciences
notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu
(516) 628-5607

 

National Fellowships and Scholarships

Award

Deadlines*

Purpose

Campus

Nomination

Campus Contact

Goldwater

Campus: December 13, 2019

Foundation: January 31, 2020

Sophomores and juniors into careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering.

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Harvard Public Policy Leadership Conference

Foundation: November 2019

 

Freshmen and sophomores interested in public policy/international relations.

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Dept. of Homeland Security

Temporarily Suspended

Sophomore, junior, senior for HS-STEM summer internship

 

Arts & Science

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Humanity in Action

Foundation: September 1, 2019

Sophomores, juniors, seniors interested in histories of discrimination and resistance

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

National Science Foundation

Graduate

Foundation: By discipline/Mid-Late October 2019

Graduate studies in natural and social sciences, mathematics

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship

Foundation: November 1, 2019

Immigrants or the children of immigrants, who are pursuing graduate school in the United States

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship

Foundation: January 12, 2019

Undergraduate and graduates students for careers in the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Public Policy and International Affairs

Foundation: November 1, 2019

Help students achieve a Master’s or joint degree, typically in public policy, public administration, international affairs or a related field

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

SMART

Foundation: December 1, 2019

Undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Truman Scholarship

Campus: November 30, 2019

Foundation: February 4, 2020

Graduate studies in public service

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Udall

Campus: February 14 , 2020

Foundation: March 5, 2020

Sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment.

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

 

NOTE: Please see the scholarship or fellowship website for all application instructions and deadlines. Campus Deadline: This indicates the deadline for submissions to Old Westbury. Foundation Deadline: This indicates the date the application is due to the foundation.

International Fellowships and Scholarships

Award

Deadlines*

Purpose

Campus Nomination

Contact

Boren

Foundation: February 5, 2020

 

Undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests

 

Office of International Enrollment Services

Critical Languages Scholarship

Foundation: November 19, 2019

Summer overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students.

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Freeman-ASIA

Foundation: Mid October, 2019

Scholarships for U.S. undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia

 

Office of International Enrollment Services

Fulbright US Student

Campus: September 16, 2019

Foundation: October 8, 2019

To do research or teach English in over 150 countries.

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Gates Cambridge

Foundation: October 9, 2019

Full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.

 

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

George R. Mitchell

Campus: September 7, 2019

 

Foundation: September 27, 2019

Postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Gilman

Foundation: October 1, 2019

Students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding to participate in study broad programs worldwide

 

Office of International Enrollment Services

Marshall

Campus: September 9, 2019

Foundation: October 1, 2019

Graduate level study at an UK institution in any field.

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu

Rhodes

Campus: September 9, 2019

Foundation: October 2, 2019

Graduate studies at Oxford University.

Required

Arts & Sciences

Asst. Dean Notaro

notaroc [at] oldwestbury.edu


NOTE: Please see the scholarship or fellowship website for all application instructions and deadlines. Campus Deadline: This indicates the deadline for submissions to Old Westbury. Foundation Deadline: This indicates the date the application is due to the foundation.