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When To Apply

Several off-campus opportunities exist for undergraduate students, graduate students, and Cal State LA alumni to pursue. Some opportunities, however, have time limitations on what level of student (ie second years or sophomores) can pursue the application and be fully considered for the opportunity. Below is a general list of the main opportunities students can pursue within their undergraduate/graduate student level. This is not a complete list but students can meet with NISFEP to discuss these opportunities and more. 

Undergraduates/Graduates

First and Second Years
  • Critical Language Scholarship
  • Gilman International Scholarship
  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs)
  • Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • Cal State LA General Scholarship
  • Panetta Congressional Internship (2nd years only)
  • Barry Goldwater Scholarship (2nd years only)
  • Udall Scholarship (2nd years only)
Third Years/Juniors
  • Critical Language Scholarship
  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs)
  • Gilman International Scholarship
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • Cal State LA General Scholarship
  • Panetta Congressional Internship
  • PPIA Junior Summer Institute
  • Truman Fellowship
  • Barry Goldwater Scholarship
Fourth Years/Seniors
  • Critical Language Scholarship
  • Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
  • Ford Fellowship (Pre-Doctoral Program)
  • National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP)
  • Women Techmakers (Google)
  • Knight Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University
  • HBCU/HIS Bridge Program (University of Chicago)
  • Luce Scholars Program
  • The Fulbright US Student Program
  • Schwarzman Scholars Program
  • Marshall Scholarship
  • Gates Cambridge Scholarship
Graduate Students/Alumni
  • Ford Fellowship (Pre-Doctoral Program)
  • National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP)
  • Women Techmakers (Google)
  • Knight Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University
  • HBCU/HIS Bridge Program (University of Chicago)
  • Luce Scholars Program
  • The Fulbright US Student Program
  • Schwarzman Scholars Program
  • Marshall Scholarship
  • Gates Cambridge Scholarship
  • Cal State LA General Scholarship (Enrolled Graduates only)
  • Graduate Equity Fellowship Program (Enrolled Graduates only)