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					                                                                                                                               Begin Prep as Early   Internal
                                                                                                                                                                     Campus Advisor
                                                                                                                               as                    Deadline
 Grant or Scholarship          Brief
                                                            Eligibility                               Award                                                          Must be
   and Its Web Site         Description                                                                                                              External
                                                                                                                               Competitiveness                       Nominated by
                                                                                                                                                     Deadline
                                                                                                                                                                     CC?




 Beinecke Brothers         $34K award for     Colorado College Juniors with at least a    $30,000 for graduate school;         Junior year           February 1      Marion
Memorial Scholarship       graduate school    3.7 GPA interested in graduate school in    $4000 immediately prior to                                                 Hourdequin,
                           in humanities      the humanities and social sciences with a   entering graduate school; need-                                            x8331
                           and social         documented history of need-based            and merit-based
                           sciences           financial aid


                                                                                                                               100 nominees;                         Yes,
www.beineckescholars                                                                                                           approx. 20            February 24,    nomination
     hip.org/                                                                                                                  winners               2012            required.

   Boren Scholarship       Support for        Colorado College freshmen, sophomores,      Based on financial need and cost     Freshman year         January         Heather
(funded by the National    study abroad in    and juniors (U.S. citizens only) who are    of the program, up to $20,000                              2012, for the   Browne,
   Security Education      areas of the       planning to engage in a study abroad        for a full year of academic study.                         2012-13         Coordinator
       Program)            world that are     program before graduation. Boren            All recipients of Boren awards                             academic        of Off-
                           critical to US     Scholarships are awarded with preference    incur a requirement to seek                                year            Campus
                           interests          for countries, languages and fields of      employment with a federal                                                  Study, x6918
                                              study critical to US security.              agency or office involved in                                               Yes,
                                                                                                                               ~130 scholars
                                                                                          national security affairs.                                                 nomination
                                                                                                                               annually
 www.borenawards.org/                                                                                                                                Feb. 9, 2012    required.

    Boren Fellowship       Support for        Colorado College graduating seniors and     Based on financial need and cost     Junior year           Jan. 31,        Heather
(funded by the National    overseas or        recent graduates (U.S. citizens only) who   of the program, up to $30,000                              2012, for the   Browne,
   Security Education      domestic study     are in graduate school or are applying to   over 24 months. All recipients of                          2012-13         Coordinator
       Program)            in areas and       graduate school. Boren Fellowships are      Boren awards incur a                                       academic        of Off-
                           fields of study    awarded with preference for countries,      requirement to seek employment       ~100 awards           year (no
                           deemed critical    languages and fields of study critical to   with a federal agency or office      annually              internal        No
                           to national        US security.                                involved in national security                              deadline)       nomination
 www.borenawards.org/      security                                                       affairs.                                                                   required.

 Carnegie Endowment        One-year paid      Colorado College Graduating seniors and     One year paid internship at the      Junior year           December 15     Takeshi Ito,
for International Peace    fellowship as      recent graduates interested in foreign      Carnegie Endowment in                                                      x8140
                           research           policy and international affairs            Washington                           300 nominating
http://www.carnegieendo    assistant to a                                                                                      colleges; 8 to 10                     Yes,
wment.org/about/index.cf   senior associate                                                                                    junior fellows        January 15,     nomination
     m?fa=jrFellows        at the                                                                                                                    2012            required.
                                                                                                                                   Begin Prep as Early   Internal
                                                                                                                                                                       Campus Advisor
                                                                                                                                   as                    Deadline
 Grant or Scholarship             Brief
                                                               Eligibility                                Award                                                        Must be
   and Its Web Site            Description                                                                                                               External
                                                                                                                                   Competitiveness                     Nominated by
                                                                                                                                                         Deadline
                                                                                                                                                                       CC?


Coro Fellows Program          Full-time, 9-     Colorado College graduating seniors and       Nine-month, full-time, post-         Junior year           January       Gay Victoria,
  in Public Affairs           month, graduate   recent graduates with a distinguished         graduate experiential leadership                           2012, date    x6885
                              level             academic and leadership record and an         training with introduction to                              TBD (no
                              experiential      interest in public affairs fellowships with   public affairs. ($3,500 tuition                            internal
http://www.coro.org/site/     leadership        an internship component                       cost; student loans can be           68 fellows            deadline)
c.geJNIUOzErH/b.20864         training                                                        deferred while in the program)       chosen annually                     No
29/k.72FF/Coro_Fellows        program in five                                                                                                                          nomination
      _Program.htm            U.S. cities                                                                                                                              required.

Fulbright Program for         Support for       U.S. citizens, usually with a B.A. degree,    A.) Full grants (tuition, living     Junior year           September     Inger Bull,
    U.S. Students             international     usually also proficient in language of the    expenses, transportation for one                           19, 2011      227-8280
                              post-graduate     host country. Coordinated through the         year) and B) 5K travel grants.
                              study or          Institute of International Education.         Amount varies by host country
                                                                                                                                   1500 annual
                              research                                                                                                                                 Yes,
                                                                                                                                   awards
http://us.fulbrightonline.o                                                                                                                              October 17,   nomination
       rg/home.html                                                                                                                                      2011          required.

 The Gates Cambridge          Full-cost         Colorado College seniors in good              Merit-based scholarships             Roughly 100           Varies        Professor
  Trust Scholarship           scholarships to   standing with a strong interest in graduate   covering the full cost of studying   awards annually                     Andrew
                              pursue a          study at Cambridge University.                in Cambridge for one, two,           to students from                    Manley
                              graduate degree                                                 three, and in exceptional cases,     all over the world
                              at Cambridge                                                    four years.                                                Varies
                                                                                                                                                                       Yes,
                              University
                                                                                                                                                                       nomination
 www.gatesscholar.org/                                                                                                                                                 required.

 Barry M. Goldwater           Undergraduate     Colorado College sophomores and               Eligible expenses up to a            Sophomore year        4th Monday    Murphy
     Scholarship              scholarship       juniors in the top 10% of their class, with   maximum of $7,500 per year.                                of Block 2    Brasuel and
                              support           a strong interest in mathematics, the         Junior recipients can expect a                                           Amelia
                                                natural sciences and engineering              maximum of two years of                                                  Taylor
                                                                                              support, seniors one year of         About 250 awards
                                                                                              support                              nationwide            January       Yes,
                                                                                                                                   annually              2012, date    nomination
 www.act.org/goldwater                                                                                                                                   TBD           required.
                                                                                                                                Begin Prep as Early   Internal
                                                                                                                                                                        Campus Advisor
                                                                                                                                as                    Deadline
 Grant or Scholarship         Brief
                                                            Eligibility                                 Award                                                           Must be
   and Its Web Site        Description                                                                                                                External
                                                                                                                                Competitiveness                         Nominated by
                                                                                                                                                      Deadline
                                                                                                                                                                        CC?
   The Henry Luce         One-year paid      Colorado College Seniors or alumni up to       Monthly stipend based on            Junior year           early             Joan Ericson,
Foundation Scholarship    internship (Aug.   age 30, high GPA (3.75 or above), no           country of placement, airfare,                            October,          x6567
                          - July) in Asia;   former experience of Asia. Precise career      etc.                                                      2011
                          highly             goals, but not involving expertise in Asia.
                          dependent on
                          Scholar's
                                                                                                                                18 Scholars
                          interests
                                                                                                                                chosen from 67
                                                                                                                                institutions (each                      Yes,
www.hluce.org/lsprogram                                                                                                         institution           November 1,       nomination
        .aspx                                                                                                                   nominates 2 or 3)     2011              required.

  Humanity in Action      5-week summer      College sophomores, juniors and seniors        HIA selects Fellows on the basis    Freshman year         Application       Bill Davis,
                          fellowship in      interested in exploring issues of human        of leadership potential,                                  and due date      x6815
                          one of 6           rights and majority and minority relations     academic achievement and                                  posted online
                          different          in Denmark, the Netherlands, France,           interest in human rights. HIA                             in Fall 2011.
                          countries          Germany, Poland or the U.S. HIA                covers Fellows’ expenses for        Varies
                                             conducts core educational programs in          travel and accommodations
                                             two phases every summer.                       related to the HIA educational
www.humanityinaction.or                                                                     programs.
         g                                                                                                                                                              No.

 Institute for Current    Aims to            Must be under 36 years old at the time of      "Sufficient funding to allow [the   Some graduate or      none              Inger Bull,
    World Affairs         "nurture deep      due date for the initial letter of interest.   fellows] and their families to      professional work                       227-8280
      Fellowships         expertise in       U.S. citizenship not required, but             live in good health and             first may be
                          foreign            fellowship should "hold the promise of         reasonable comfort and to fulfill   appropriate
                          countries and      enriching public life in the US."              the purposes of the fellowship"                           Initial letters
                          cultures" by       Proficiency in the language expected.                                                                    of interest
                          supporting 2-                                                                                                               with resume
                          year self-                                                                                                                  due Aug. 1;
                          designed                                                                                                                    full
http://www.icwa.org/                                                                                                                                  application
                          projects abroad
FellowshipProgram.ht                                                                                                            One or two            due 1 month
          m                                                                                                                     awarded annually      later             No.
                                                                                                                                Begin Prep as Early   Internal
                                                                                                                                                                      Campus Advisor
                                                                                                                                as                    Deadline
 Grant or Scholarship          Brief
                                                              Eligibility                                Award                                                        Must be
   and Its Web Site         Description                                                                                                               External
                                                                                                                                Competitiveness                       Nominated by
                                                                                                                                                      Deadline
                                                                                                                                                                      CC?
   James Madison           Up to $24,000       U.S. citizen or U.S. national who agrees      Up to $24K total to pursue a       Junior year           February        Mike Taber,
 Memorial Fellowship       for two years of    to teach full-time in a secondary school      Master's degree to teach U.S.                                            x6026
                           full-time study     for no less than one year for each full-      History, U.S. Government, or
                                               year of study toward a master's degree in     social studies in Grades 7-12
                                               American history or political science; or a                                      About 50 awarded                      Yes,
                                               MAT in history or political science;                                             annually              March 1,        nomination
   jamesmadison.com                            Colorado College student                                                                               2012            required.

 Marshall Scholarship      Two years at        Colorado College Graduates in the past        The stipend is L16,500 plus fees   Junior year           none            Mark Wilson,
                           any college or      three years who have proven intellectual      and travel. Preparation for the                                          x6996
                           university in the   and academic achievement as well as           application process should begin
                           U.K.                active involvement in their community;        in the junior year
                                               U.S. citizen, GPA 3.8 or above                                                   Up to 40 awarded      October 3,
                                                                                                                                annually              2011

                                                                                                                                                                      No
www.marshallscholarship                                                                                                                                               nomination
        .org                                                                                                                                                          required.

  George J. Mitchell       One year of         Colorado College graduating seniors and       Tuition, housing, living           Junior year           September        Jane
    Scholarships           post graduate       recent grads wishing to study in Ireland      expenses stipend, and                                                    McDougall,
                           study in                                                          international travel                                                     x6275
    http://www.us-         Ireland/Norther                                                                                      12 awards             Receipt
                           n Ireland in any                                                                                     annually              deadline:
irelandalliance.org/con
                           discipline                                                                                                                 October 4,
 tent/3/en/George%20                                                                                                                                                  Yes,
                                                                                                                                                      2011 for
Mitchell%20Scholarshi                                                                                                                                                 nomination
                                                                                                                                                      study in 2012
p%20Program%20|%2                                                                                                                                                     required.

 NCAA Post Graduate        Support for         Varsity athlete planning on graduate          One-time award of $7,500,          End of junior year    Varies          Ralph
    Scholarship            graduate school     work; GPA of 3.2 or above.                    awarded in your senior year for                          according to    Bertrand,
                                                                                             graduate school                                          the sport       x6402

                                                                                                                                174 awards
                                                                                                                                annually                              Yes,
http://www.ncaa.org/wps/                                                                                                                                              nomination
   ncaa?ContentID=10                                                                                                                                                  required.
                                                                                                                                 Begin Prep as Early   Internal
                                                                                                                                                                       Campus Advisor
                                                                                                                                 as                    Deadline
 Grant or Scholarship           Brief
                                                              Eligibility                               Award                                                          Must be
   and Its Web Site          Description                                                                                                               External
                                                                                                                                 Competitiveness                       Nominated by
                                                                                                                                                       Deadline
                                                                                                                                                                       CC?
NCAA - Walter Byers         Up to two years    Varsity athlete planning on graduate          $21,500/year for a maximum of       End of junior year    Mid-January     Ralph
   Postgraduate             of graduate        work; GPA of 3.5 or above.                    2 years to attend graduate school                         (transcript,    Bertrand,
    Scholarship             school support                                                   in any discipline                                         letters of      x6402
                            for varsity                                                                                                                recommendat
                            athlete in any                                                                                                             ion, student
                                                                                                                                 one male and one
                            discipline                                                                                                                 resume and
                                                                                                                                 female athlete
                                                                                                                                                       autobiograph    Yes,
                                                                                                                                 annually
 http://www.ncaa.org/wp                                                                                                                                ical essay)     nomination
 s/ncaa?ContentID=10                                                                                                                                                   required.

   National Science         Three years of     CC Seniors or first-or second-year            3 years;$30,000 stipend per year    Junior year           Depending       Jim Ebersole,
 Foundation Graduate        graduate school    graduate students interested in all natural   plus $10,500 per year education                           on field, due   x6401
     Fellowships            support            sciences, engineering, computer science,      allowance toward graduate                                 at NSF
                                               anthropology, economics, history of           school                                                    between
                                               science, international relations,                                                                       November
                                               linguistics, philosophy of science,                                               ~1200 awards          15 and 22,
                                               political science, public policy or                                               annually, pending     2011            No
 http://www.nsfgrfp.                           sociology. U.S. citizen or permanent                                                                                    nomination
                                                                                                                                 availability of
 org/                                          resident.                                                                         funds                                 required.

       NIH -                  Accelerated      Colorado College graduating seniors with      "Every student admitted to the      Freshman year.                        Mark Wilson
 Oxford/Cambridge          doctoral program    outstanding science backgrounds               program is fully funded for the
 Biomedical Scholars         in biomedical     (including previous laboratory                length of training"
     Program               research; 2 years   experience)
                             at NIH and 2
                             years at either
                               Oxford or                                                                                         ~12 annually
                                                                                                                                                                       No
                              Cambridge                                                                                                                                nomination
http://oxcam.gpp.nih.gov                                                                                                                               December        required.

    Public Interest         Summer or          Colorado College freshmen, sophomores,        Full-time internship for 12         Freshman year.        Early Feb.      Lani Hinkle,
 Fellowship Program         yearlong           juniors and graduating seniors                weeks with $1000/month                                    for coming      227-8175;
                            fellowships with                                                 stipend. Year-long fellows                                summer and      Jeff Livesay,
                            CO nonprofits                                                    receive $20,000 plus health                               academic        x6644
                                                                                             insurance; Working with                                   year
                                                                                                                                                                       Yes,
                                                                                             nonprofits seeking systemic         ~30 awarded per
www.CCpublicinterest.co                                                                                                                                                nomination
                                                                                             solutions to societal problems      year.
        m                                                                                                                                                              required.
                                                                                                                            Begin Prep as Early   Internal
                                                                                                                                                                 Campus Advisor
                                                                                                                            as                    Deadline
 Grant or Scholarship        Brief
                                                          Eligibility                              Award                                                         Must be
   and Its Web Site       Description                                                                                                             External
                                                                                                                            Competitiveness                      Nominated by
                                                                                                                                                  Deadline
                                                                                                                                                                 CC?

 Rhodes Scholarship      Two to three       Colorado College juniors, seniors or        Funds two or three years of post-   Preparation for       Faculty        Kathy
                         years at Oxford    recent graduates, superior academic         baccalaureate study at Oxford       the application       nomination     Giuffre,
                         University         record, 18-24 years of age                  University in England. The          process should        in mid-Jan.    Genevieve
                                                                                        award covers tuition and            begin in the junior   for next       Love, Dick
                                                                                        provides a maintenance              year.                 acad. year;    Hilt
                                                                                        allowance.                                                deadline
                                                                                                                                                  about 4
                                                                                                                                                  weeks later
                                                                                                                                                  October
                                                                                                                                                  deadline       Nomination
www.rhodesscholar.org                                                                                                                                            required.

 Soros Fellowship for    Up to $90,000      Candidates must be either holders of        $25,000 for maintenance for         Sophomore year        No internal    Temporary
   New Americans         for two years of   Green Cards, naturalized citizens, or a     each of 2 years of graduate study                         deadline.      advisor: Tess
                         graduate study     child of at least one naturalized citizen   and half of tuition (up to                                               Powers,
                         in any subject     parent. (The other parent may not be a      $20,000 per year).                                                       x6318
                                            native-born US citizen.) Students already                                       30 awards
                                            in graduate school are eligible, although                                       annually chosen
                                            not past their second year.                                                     from ~ 900            November 1,    no nomination
  www.pdsoros.org                                                                                                           applications          2010           required

   Harry Truman          $30,000 for        U.S. citizens who are currently Colorado    Approximately $27,000 for           Sophomore year        October        Dan Johnson,
    Scholarship          graduate study     College juniors and intend to pursue a      graduate school, as well as                                              x6654
                                            career in government / public service and   $3,000 for the senior year
                                            whose GPA places them in the upper
                                            quarter of their class
                                                                                                                                                                 Nomination
  www.truman.gov                                                                                                                                  Feb. 7, 2012   required.
  Thomas J. Watson       For graduating seniors: For college graduates of unusual       $25,000 (single) or $35,000         Preparation for       October 3      Tass Kelso,
Foundation Fellowship    promise: a year of independent, purposeful exploration and     (accompanied by a spouse or         the application       (First         6405
                         travel outside of the United States in order to enhance the    dependent child)                    process should        Monday of
                         Watson Fellow's capacity for resourcefulness, imagination,                                         begin in the junior   Block 2)
                         openness, and leadership, and to foster her/his humane and                                         year.
                         effective participation in the world community.

www.watsonfellowship.o                                                                                                                            Early          Nomination
         rg                                                                                                                                       November,      required.

				
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