Scholarship & Fellowship Listings

The following is a list of some of the most well-known national scholarships. Their applications require a considerable amount of time, thought, and preparation. It is advisable to work ahead of the college and award deadlines — even as much as six months — in order to be competitive. Most of these scholarships require some form of institutional endorsement from Providence College. Contact Dr. William Hogan​, the director of the Center for Engaged Learning, for more information.

The awards are listed with a link to their website. Students should use the websites to familiarize themselves with the qualifications and application process for those awards that interest them. For a brief summary of each award, please click on the links below.​

​Scholarship/Fellowship ​Field ​​PC Representative
Boren ​​Languages, and fields of study deemed critical to U.S. national security ​​Adrian Beaulieu
Dean of International Studies
Center for International Studies
401.865.2114
Jack Kent Cooke ​All fields Dr. Wanda Ingram​
Sr. Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Office of the Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies
401.865.2498
DAAD ​All fields, for study in Germany Dr. William P. Hogan
Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​
​Davies-Jackson ​Students among the first to graduate from college.  For study in England ​​Dr. William P. Hogan​
Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992
​Fulbright ​All fields; study abroad Dr. John Margenot  III
Professor, Spanish
Foreign Language Studies
401.865.2198
Gate Cambridge ​All fields; for study at University of Cambridge Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
Goldwater ​Mathematics, Engineering, or Natural Sciences Dr. Kathleen Cornely​
Professor
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department
401.865.2866
Jacob Javits Fellowship ​​Art, Humanities, Social Sciences Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
​Knowles Science Teaching Foundation ​Students planning on becoming mathematics and science teacher in U.S. high schools ​​Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
​James Madison ​American History, Government, Social Studies (secondary school teaching) Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
Marshall ​​All fields; for study in United Kingdom​ Dr. Stephen Lynch
Professor
English Department
Director, Liberal Arts Honors Program
Ext:  2061
Mellon ​Humanities and planning to teach​ Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​​​​
​Mitch​ell ​All fields for study in Ireland​ Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
NH Oxford Cambridge ​Biomedical studies, as well as in computer science, engineering, mathematics and physics​ ​​Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
​National Science Foundation ​​History of science, the philosophy of science, and mathematical, physical, biological, engineering, behavioral, and social science​ Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
​Rhodes ​All fields; for study at Oxford University​ ​​Dr. Raymond Sickinger
Professor & Chair
History Department
401.865.2190​
Rotary ​​All field; for study abroad in exchange for service as ambassadors of peace​ Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
​SMART Scholarship ​Science, Mathematics and Engineering students for recruitment into the Department of Defense​ ​​Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
Paul and Daisy Soros ​All fields; for new Americans ​​​Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​
Truman ​Fields in the public sector; award process begins in student’s junior and senior year​ Dr. Eve Veliz
Assistant Professor
Sociology Department
401.865.2512
Morris Udall​ ​Environment or related studies; or, Native American students interested in healthcare or tribal public policy Dr. Patrick J. Ewanchuk
Associate Professor
Biology Department
401.865.2394
U.S. DHS Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships ​Science and Technology Dr. William P. Hogan​
​Program Director, Center for Engaged Learning
Associate Professor, English
Ruane 231
401.865.2992​​