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More Funding Resources for International Opportunities

Here’s a list of some of the main international funding opportunities available to U-M students. We (including our graduate peer advisors) may also be able to assist you with strategies for finding internships abroad. Let us know if you have any questions.

Bill Nolting and Kelly Nelson, U-M International Center, icoverseas@umich.edu, tel. 647-2299, http://internationalcenter.umich.edu/swt

Winter 2010 Deadlines for U-M funding sources to support graduate/professional overseas internships, research & study.

See these overview websites:
• International Institute’s Graduate Fellowships page, http://www.ii.umich.edu/ii/funding/gradstud
• For Rackham awards see: http://www.rackham.umich.edu/financial_assistance/
• International Center’s funding site (with tips for writing funding proposals and presentation), http://internationalcenter.umich.edu/swt/work/internfunding.html
• Thursday, Jan. 28, NSEP Boren Graduate Fellowships, http://www.borenawards.org/boren_fellowship
• Monday, Feb. 1, Rackham International Research Awards, http://rackham.helpserve.com/index.php?_m=knowledgebase&_a=viewarticle&kbarticleid=27&nav=0,2
• Monday, Feb. 1, Center for Chinese Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/ccs/academics/fellowshipsandgrants
• Monday, Feb. 1, Center for Japanese Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/cjs/academics/fundstudents
• Monday, Feb. 1, Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS), http://www.ii.umich.edu/ii/funding/gradstud (Scroll down for FLAS information)
• Monday, Feb. 1, Foreign Language Enhancement Program (FLEP), http://www.cic.net/Home/Projects/SharedCourses/FLEP/Introduction.aspx
• To be announced in January or February: Nonprofit & Public Management Center’s Self-Directed Internship grants for students in the Schools of Business, Public Policy and Social Work: http://nonprofit.umich.edu/students/fsppssw_internship_support.php
• Monday, Feb. 15, International Internship Individual Fellowships (for all continuing students), 100+ awards annually—check with the I.I. for additional funding sources such as Fulbright-Hays, http://www.ii.umich.edu/ii/funding
• Tuesday, Feb. 16, African Initiative Grant, http://www.umich.edu/~iinet/caas/as/index.html
• Monday, Feb. 22, Ginsberg Center’s Wallenberg Fellowship for Community Service Abroad, http://ginsberg.umich.edu/resources/for_students.html#fellowships
• Monday, March 15, Center for European Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/ces-euc/academics/opportunity
• Monday, March 15, Center for Russian & East European Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/crees/academics/studentfund
• Monday, March 15, Center for Korean Studies, SeAH-Haiam Arts and Science Scholarship, http://ii.umich.edu/cks/academics/fellowshipsandgrants/seah
• Wednesday, March 17, Center for International & Comparative Studies Research Fellowship, http://www.ii.umich.edu/UMICH/cics/Home/Funding%20Opportunities/Student%20Research%20Fellowships%20CALL%202010.pdf
• Soon to be announced!--TBA: College of Engineering Fellowships for Internships Abroad (for COE students only)-http://www.engin.umich.edu/ipe/workabroad/index.html

Check with other Area Studies Centers in the International Institute for additional funding sources:
• Center for Korean Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/cks/academics/fellowshipsandgrants/studentfunding
• Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/lacs (Click on Academics, Graduate Students, and then Fellowships & Grants)
• Center for Middle Eastern & North African Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/cmenas/academics/opportunities
• Center for South Asian Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/csas/academics/funding
• Center for Southeast Asian Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/cseas/resources/fundopp
• Center for World Performance Studies, http://www.ii.umich.edu/umich/v/index.jsp?vgnextoid=e0c5d177fe282110VgnVCM10000096b1d38dRCRD

Posted by kkowatch at January 8, 2010 05:56 PM


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