This fellowship supports advanced study or research in Belgium for 6 to 12 months. Applicants must either have a master’s or equivalent degree, or be working towards a PhD in the US. Applicants should make their own arrangements to affiliate with a Belgian University or research institution.
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American Dissertation Fellowships
Dissertation Fellowships provide a $20,000 stipend to women who will be in their final phase of dissertation write up during the fellowship year. Applicants must be ABD, and have received approval for their research proposals. The competition is open to applicants in all fields of study.
International Fellowships award for full-time study or research to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Fellowships support graduate or postgraduate studies at accredited institutions. Recipients are selected for academic achievement and commitment to women and girls.
Selected Professions Fellowships
This fellowship supports women who intend to pursue full-time study at accredited institutions in one of the designated degree programs where women’s participation traditionally has been low. The fellowship is for master’s level degree programs only, and does not support doctoral studies.
Dr. Margaret McWilliams Pre-Doctoral Fellowship
This is awarded to a woman who has completed at least one calendar year in a full-time doctoral program and is enrolled in full-time studies in Canada or abroad at the time of application. Must be Canadian citizen or landed immigrant.
CFUW Memorial/Professional Fellowship
The candidate must be enrolled in a master’s degree program in science, mathematics, or engineering in Canada or abroad. Must be Canadian citizen or landed immigrant.
Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award
Awarded to mature students returning to graduate studies in any field, with special consideration given to candidates returning to study after at least three years. Two awards are given at the Masters level and three are given for doctoral level study. Must be Canadian citizen or landed immigrant.
The Garden Club of America/Royal Horticultural Society Interchange Fellowships
To foster British-American interchange of scholars and information in horticulture, landscape architecture, and related fields, the RHS Interchange Fellowship provides up to 12,000 GBP for one American student to spend ten months working and studying at leading UK horticultural centers or gardens.
Catherine H. Beattie Fellowship
Provides one annual research grant of up to $4500, regarded as compensation for work at a botanical garden by the student, who jointly serves the program of the Center for Plant Conservation and his/her curricular studies.
PEO International Peace Scholarship
The International Peace Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada. Recipients must agree to return to their home countries after completion of their studies and must have at least one year of coursework remaining.