2021-2022 Fellowships Application Timeline

The timelines below show markers for each stage of the application process for both external and internal fellowships administered by this office. They are arranged in order following the start of the annual application cycle. Fellowships that require an institutional endorsement have campus deadlines at least a month earlier than the national deadlines. Applicants for endorsed fellowships should contact the Office of Fellowships 1-3 months ahead of the national deadlines. 

Dates in bold are updated for 2021-2022. Other dates are approximate until further notice.

Campus Application Deadline: all application materials, including recommendations due for campus/advisor review

Campus Interview: Zoom interviews with the faculty Committee on Student Fellowships

Nominee Deadline: endorsed/nominated candidates submit revised application materials

National Deadline: date by which application is due to fellowship foundation

National Interview: foundations interview candidates they have selected as finalists

Awardees Announced: foundations notify/announce award recipients


Fellowships With and Without Faculty Committee Review (Endorsement)

Fellowship Campus Deadline Campus Interview Nominee Deadline National Deadline National Interview Awardees Notified
RHODES GLOBAL
JULY 12 N/A JULY 29

AUG 2

midnight GMT

NOV following interviews
RHODES INT'L N/A N/A N/A

varies by country

AUG to OCT

Varies by country Late NOV
SCHWARZMAN US applicants AUG 31 N/A N/A

SEPT 21 (11:59pm)

TBD Mid NOV
SCHWARZMAN CHINA apps N/A  N/A  N/A   MAY 20  Early JULY by OCT 1 
MARSHALL

AUG 27

noon

SEPT

7-10

SEPT 23 
noon

SEPT 28

5:00pm ET

NOV Late NOV
MITCHELL

AUG 27

noon

SEPT

7-10

SEPT 23 noon

SEPT 24

5:00pm ET

NOV 20/21

following interviews
RHODES US

AUG 27 

noon

SEPT

7-10

SEPT 23 noon

OCT 6

11:59pm EST

NOV

20/21

following interviews
GATES CAMBRIDGE US applicants

N/A

N/A

N/A

OCT 9

JAN
24 & 25

Early FEB

FULBRIGHT RES/STUDY

SEPT 8

noon

SEPT 27- OCT 1

OCT 5 noon

 OCT 12

5pm EST

 varies by country  MAR-MAY

FULBRIGHT      ETA

SEPT 8 noon

SEPT

13-24

OCT 5 noon

OCT 12

5pm EST

varies by country MAR-MAY
KNIGHT-HENNESSY

SEPT 1

N/A

N/A OCT 6
1:00pm PT
FEB/MAR

APRIL

KEASBEY

 Fall 2022 (early OCT)

 N/A until fall 2022

N/A until fall 2022 NOV, 2022 DEC  2022

 week following

by email

WATSON

OCT 7

noon

OCT 11-13

OCT 18-22

 OCT 29 noon

NOV 3

12:00pm ET

 NOV-FEB MAR 15
LUCE

 OCT 13

noon

OCT 18-22

OCT 27 noon NOV 1 Early FEB  Mid-FEB
CHURCHILL

OCT 13

noon

reading review
OCT 18-22
OCT 25 noon

NOV 1

5:00pm EST

by phone late DEC  Late DEC
CRITICAL LANGUAGE

N/A

N/A N/A

 

NOV 16
N/A Early MAR
GATES CAMBRIDGE INT'L

N/A

N/A N/A

DEC 3 or

JAN 7

MAR 

23/24

Late MAR
TRUMAN

JAN 10

noon

JAN 18-21

JAN 24 FEB 1
11:59pm ET
MAR/APR APR 15
SAINT ANDREW'S

 NOV 12

noon

 NOV

15-18

NOV 30

noon

DEC 14   FEB-MAR

following

interviews

GAITHER

JR FELLOWS

 JAN 4

reading review

JAN 6-11

JAN 13 noon JAN 14 FEB-MAR end of MAR
GOLDWATER

JAN 10

noon

 reading review

JAN 17-21

JAN 24

JAN 28

5pm CT

 N/A

~MAR 27

11am CT

BEINECKE

JAN 27

noon

reading review JAN 31-FEB 4

 FEB 7 FEB 9
5pm ET
N/A Mid APR
AMHERST COLLEGE FELLOWSHIPS
 FEB 10  N/A N/A N/A N/A by APR 15
UDALL  FEB 15 FEB 21-25
review
 FEB 28 MAR 2 N/A APR 26