Each fall the Environmental Studies Program gives a presentation on scholarship and fellowship opportunities.  Funding Opportunities for ES 2016.

Fullbright Fellowship fulbright1

The Fulbright Program enables a student to live and study/conduct research in a foreign country for one academic year.  Teaching (English) opportunities are available in Belgium/Luxembourg, Chile, France, Germany, Hungary, Korea, Romania, Spain, Taiwan, and Turkey. Click here for more details


Gaines-2National Science Foundation Scholarship

The National Science Foundation Fellowships enable students to study the natural and social sciences at the graduate level.  Fellowships provide three years of support for graduate study leading to research-based master’s or doctoral degrees in the fields of science, mathematics, and engineering supported by the NSF and are intended for students in the early stages of their graduate study.  Applications will be reviewed by disciplinary panels of scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.  Click here for more details


Rhodes Scholarship download (1)

Award established for two years of study at Oxford University.  Applying students must be of outstanding intellectual ability and character as well as involved in some form of athletic activity.

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship awards scholarships and honorable mentions on the basis of merit to sophomore and junior level college students. Scholarships are offered in any of three categories: (1) to students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; or (2) to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or (3) to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care.  The Udall Foundation seeks future leaders across a wide spectrum of environmental fields. Click here for more details 

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

The Thomas J. Watson Fellowship offers college graduating seniors of “unusual promise” a year of independent, purposeful exploration and travel — in international settings new to them — to enhance their capacity for resourcefulness, imagination, openness, and leadership and to foster their humane and effective participation in the world community. This is a one-year grant for independent study and travel outside the United States. Click here for more details


For more information visit:

Environmental Science.org

The Colby Career Center