Online Funding and Scholarship Databases

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Searchable database scholarships.


College Scholarships

Fee-based scholarship application service.


Funding for United States Study

Database of over 500 scholarships, fellowships and grants for international students, organized and maintained by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

Database of grants for training in the sciences and undergraduate science education.


International Education Financial Aid

Free searchable database of over 800 scholarships and awards for international students. Most are restricted to use at specific universities.

Comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other financial aid information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad.

Database of U.S. higher education institutions awarding scholarships to international students.


Organization of American States' Leo S. Rowe Fund

This program provides loans of up to $15,000 USD for undergraduate students in their last two years of study or any graduate student. It is for citizens of Latin American countries.


NAFSA Financial Aid for Undergraduates

This resource provides information primarily for students with nonimmigrant visas (F-1, J-1, etc.). Information for permanent residents of the United States is also included.

Advice on how to apply for scholarships.


US Department of State &endash; Education USA

The Department of State provides support to a network of Educational Advising/Information Centers around the world. These centers advise prospective international students and other audiences on higher education and study opportunities in the United States.


Fellowship Office of Policy and Global Affairs

The Fellowship Office of Policy and Global Affairs of the National Academies administers pre-doctoral, dissertation, and Postdoctoral fellowship programs in research-based fields of study.


The Foundation Center

The Foundation Center is a fee-based website for institutional grant-seekers.


Institute of International Education (IIE)

IIE offers programs of study and training for students, educators, young professionals and trainees from all sectors with funding provided by government agencies, foundations, and corporations.


International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)

IREX offers various scholarships, fellowships and grants to international students.


MacArthur Foundation

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation makes grants through four programs: Human and Community Development, Global Security and Sustainability, the General Program, and the MacArthur Fellows Program.


National Academies

The National Academies offer fellowships in science, engineering, and medicine.


Open Society Institute

The Open Society Institute (OSI) of the Soros Foundation administers merit-based grants to international students.


Rockefeller Foundation

The Rockefeller Foundation offers grants in four program areas: Food Security, Health Equity, Creativity & Culture, and Working Communities.


Rotary Foundation

Rotary International offers a broad range of humanitarian, intercultural, and educational programs and activities designed to improve the human condition and advance the organization's ultimate goal of world understanding and peace.


Social Science Research Council Fellowship

SSRC fellowship and grant programs provide support and professional recognition to innovators within fields, and especially to younger researchers whose work and ideas will have longer-term impact on society and scholarship.