Deadlines

To apply for a scholarship or scholarships:

  • Review the scholarship webpage listed below and the information available on the ONSIE Resources page (particularly “How to Prepare for Prestigious Scholarships”).
  • Contact Dr. Andersen (onsie@nmsu.edu) to express your interest in applying for a national scholarship. Please make contact with him well before the campus or national deadline.  If a campus deadline exists, students must submit applications to the National Scholarships Office by noon on that date to be eligible for the national competition.
Fellowship Campus Deadline (noon)** National Deadline
British Marshall October 1, 2015 
Rhodes October 1, 2015
Fulbright September 18, 2015 October 13, 2015
Mitchell October 1, 2015
Gilman See Study Abroad October 2015 (Spring ’16)*
Javits None September 30, 2015*
Gates-Cambridge None October 14, 2015
Hertz None October 30, 2015
National Science Foundation None (Varies by discipline)
Soros None November 1, 2015
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship None November 20, 2015
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellowship None January 15, 2016
Goldwater December 9, 2014* January 30, 2016*
National Security Education Program / Boren Fellowships None January 28, 2016
Truman January 13, 2016* February 2, 2016
Jack Kent Cooke (Community College Transfers) Contact DACC Scholarships December 2, 2015*
Madison None March 1, 2016
Udall February 13, 2016* March 4, 2016*

*2014-15 competition deadlines not yet announced. Estimates are based on prior years.

**Please Note: If a campus deadline exists, students must submit applications to the National Scholarships Office by noon on that date to be eligible for the national competition.  Some scholarships require a campus evaluation process, campus interview, and/or institutional endorsement.  Such procedures can take up to a month to complete.  Substantial revision of the application may be required.  Even no campus deadline is listed, we strongly advise that you work with our office as you prepare your fellowship application. We look forward to working with you.