Multidisciplinary scholarships

If you’re interested in any graduate degree offered at Northern Arizona University, these multidisciplinary scholarships may interest you.

Lance Armstrong Foundation Graduate Survivorship Fellows Program

The Survivorship Fellows Program provides an opportunity to learn about and become involved in cancer survivorship and Lance Armstrong Foundation programs.

Educational Testing Service (ETS) Fellowship and Internship Programs in Research and Development

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships

The Ford Foundation awards 60 predoctoral fellowships providing three years of support to individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree.

Fullbright Public Policy Fellowship

The fellowship will support master’s and PhD students who want to serve in professional positions within foreign-government ministries while also conducting research in policy areas like public health, energy, and economic development. The awards are available in Haiti, Thailand, and nine other countries around the world. Under the Obama administration, the Fulbright Program has put an emphasis on supporting fellowships that help develop ideas that contribute to meeting global challenges, like developing renewable energy or fighting HIV/AIDS. 

Fullbright Scholar Program

The Fulbright Program provides participants—chosen for their academic merit and leadership potential — with the opportunity to study, teach and conduct research, exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.

Gates Millennium Scholars

Gates Millennium Scholar, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 in part to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Natives, Asian/Pacific Islander Americans, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete graduate studies in mathematics, science, engineering, education, public health, or library science.

Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Program

This program provides fellowships to students of superior academic ability—selected on the basis of demonstrated achievement, financial need, and exceptional promise—to undertake study at the doctoral and Master of Fine Arts level in selected fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences.

The Lindbergh Foundation

The Lindbergh Foundation provides grants to men and women whose individual initiative and work in a wide spectrum of disciplines furthers the Lindberghs' vision of a balance between the advance of technology and the preservation of the natural/human environment.

Marshall Scholarships

“Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.”

Martin-Springer Institute Graduate Fellows

The Martin-Springer Institute at NAU will be supporting four graduate fellows beginning January 2010. Fellows each will receive a $1,200 stipend. Fellows will work with the Director to develop a project in line with the goals of the Martin-Springer Institute. The institute is devoted to teaching the lessons of the Holocaust by promoting tolerance, moral courage, and altruism.

Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

Each year the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi awards sixty fellowships and forty Awards of Excellence to members entering their first year of graduate or professional study.

Presidential Management Fellows Program

The purpose of the program is to attract outstanding men and women from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs.

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Radcliffe Institute fellowships are designed to support scholars, scientists, artists, and writers of exceptional promise and demonstrated accomplishments who wish to pursue work in academic and professional fields and in the creative arts.

The Roothbert Fund

The principal focus of the fund is its scholarships program, through which it makes grants for undergraduate or graduate study at accredited colleges or universities. The fund seeks candidates who are "motivated by spiritual values," and works to foster fellowship among them.

The Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships

The purpose of the Ambassadorial Scholarships program is to further international understanding and friendly relations among people of different countries and geographical areas. The program sponsors several types of scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students as well as for qualified professionals pursuing vocational studies.

Soroptimist Women's Opportunity Awards

Eligible applicants must be women who provide the primary financial support for their families, and who are enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

The purpose of The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is to provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields. To apply you must be a naturalized citizen or hold a green card, if born abroad. If born in the US, be the child of two immigrant parents, one or both of whom are naturalized citizens. Have a bachelor’s degree or be on track to earn one by June in the year you wish to start. If in a graduate program, you should be in your 1st or 2nd year in the year for which you're applying. Maximum age: 30 years old.

United Nations

The United Nations provides opportunities for students enrolled in a graduate program to undertake an internship at its headquarters in New York.

University of California Postdoctoral Fellowships

The University of California President's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program was established in 1984 to encourage outstanding women and minority Ph.D. recipients to pursue academic careers at the University of California. The current program offers postdoctoral research fellowships and faculty mentoring to outstanding scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to the diversity and equal opportunity at the University of California

USA Funds "Access to Education" Scholarships

The program assists students with low-to-moderate incomes and offers $1,500 scholarships to qualified full-time or half-time undergraduates and to full-time graduate and professional students.

Wyss Scholars Program

“The Wyss Scholars Program supports the graduate-level education of a new generation of leaders in western land conservation. Wyss Scholars learn the latest in conservation science and policy and apply that knowledge in careers at land management agencies and nonprofit conservation groups.”