Tutoring Elementary School Student
The Office of Fellowships does not monitor the authenticity of these opportunities. These or other opportunities will be explored on a case by case basis.  


James Madison Graduate Fellowship
Gives up to $24,000 to post-baccalaureates interested in careers in teaching the American Constitution

Math for America Fellowship
Gives full tuition to a master’s level teacher preparation program at Bard College, New York University, or Teachers College/Columbia University, a $100,000 stipend, mentoring, professional development, and a paid position as a secondary school math teacher in a New York City public school. Similar programs available in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and San Diego

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation 
A listing of Woodrow Wilson National Fellowships that support the development of future leaders in teaching, foreign affairs, conservation, women & gender, religion & ethics, and access & opportunity

NEA: National Education Association Foundation
Grants for educational projects and professional development

Match Corps
One-year, full-time professional tutoring fellowship, where elite college graduates work intensively with students in small groups

TNTP Teaching Fellows Program
Prepares people without formal education backgrounds to be effective in challenging school environments

Urban Prep Fellows Program
Brings recent college graduates to serve full-time in a unique role as in-school mentors, tutors, and advocates for students at Urban Prep Academies

Higher Education

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships 
$20,000 for predoctoral students, $21,000 for dissertation, and $40,000 postdoctoral awards towards increasing the ethnic and racial diversity of the college and university faculties

NEA: National Education Association Foundation 
Grants for educational projects and professional development

Intercollegiate Studies Institute Graduate Fellowships Program

  • Richard M. Weaver Fellowship
    Covers tuition and gives a $5,000 grant for a graduate school of choice (U.S. or abroad) for students interested in teaching at the college level
  • Western Civilization Fellowship
    Gives $20,000 towards graduate work related to Western civilizations study for students interested in teaching at the college level    
  • Salvatori Fellowship
    Gives $10,000 towards graduate work related to the American founding for students interested in teaching at the college level

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Upcoming Deadlines

Please note that Seattle University campus deadlines may be one to two months prior to the official scholarship deadline. Application processes generally begin six months in advance of official scholarship deadlines. Check with the Office of Fellowships to obtain campus-specific deadline information. 

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The Fulbright ETA Proposal Writing Workshop and Full Grant Proposal Writing Workshop are coming up soon!  

Please join us on May 2nd for the ETA Proposal Writing Workshop Pigott 107, 4:00-5:00pm and

May 3rd for the Full Grant Proposal Writing Workshop Pigott 106, 8:00am-2:00pm

For questions or to RSVP email Katie Dabbs at dabbsk@seattleu.edu 


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