Graduate School

Financial Information – Outside Funding Sources

Are you a Muslim student interested in policy, law, or media?
Apply for a scholarship through the Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF).

Minimum requirements to apply:

  • Muslim or active member of the Muslim community
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled by August 2017 at an accredited university in the United States as an undergraduate (junior/senior) or graduate (including Ph.D.) student
  • Majoring in an ISF-supported major
  • Maintaining a minimum 3.0 GPA

Amount: ISF awards range from $2,000 to $5,000

Deadline to apply: Sunday, April 9, 2017

More Information:

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The mission of the Islamic Scholarship Fund is to increase American Muslim representation
in media and politics in order to improve public opinion and policy.



A small sampling of the monies available from external funding sources is presented below. Explore the web and search for funding specific to your program of study.

Government and Professional Organizations

American Anthropological Association

American Association of University Women

American Council of Learned Societies

American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education

American Political Science Association

American Psychological Association

American Society for Engineering Education

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships

American Sociological Association

Archaeological Institute of America

Canadian Federation of University Women

The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies

Civitan International

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Embassy of France in the United States

Chateaubriand Fellowship

Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program

The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation

Dissertation Fellowships

Research Grants

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

The Hertz Foundation

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Horace Mann Bond - Leslie Pinckney Hill Scholarship

International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine

The J. Paul Getty Trust

Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Program

Krell Institute

The Library Company of Philadelphia

Marshall Scholarships

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Michigan Society of Fellows

Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

National Academy of Education

NAEd/Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program

NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

National Hispanic Health Foundation

National Physical Science Consortium

National Science Foundation

A-Z Index of Funding Opportunities

Special Programs for Graduate Students

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

P.E.O. International

The Rhodes Trust

Samuel H. Kress Foundation



Smithsonian Institution

Social Science Research Council

Society of Women Engineers

The Spencer Foundation

UNCF/Merck Science Initiative

U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Presidential Management Fellows Program

The Wenner-Gren Foundation

Williams College

Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation and Post-MFA Fellowships

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Zonta International Foundation



Business Enterprises


24 Hourly Dentist

Addiction Resource

Adze Ybrant


Albertson & Davidson, LLP

Audio Speaker World

Badcock Home Furniture & More of South Florida

Best Reviews Hunt

Boling Rice LLC

Bruning Legal


Buenas Opiniones

The Bugs Killer

Cash Store

Check Corner

Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville

Clements & Clements

Coi Rubber Products


Dickson Law Group

Drone Business Marketer

Duffel Bags Boy

Duffy Law, LLC

Edkent Media



Fountain Law Firm, P.C.

Good Colleges






Hooked to Books

info parrot

John F. Steinman Fellowship Fund

Karman Healthcare

KidGuard Company

Kitchen Cabinet Kings



The LAGRANT Foundation

The Law Office of Joseph J. LoRusso, PA

The Levin Firm

Link Foundation

L’Oréal USA

Luna Regina

Maid Sailors

McEwen & Kestner

Meldon Law

The Mesothelioma Center


Monica's Health Magazine

Music Skanner

Nature's Cure Zone

Nerd Advisors

Oasi del Succo

On The Gas

Planet DISH

Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation

Quit Smoking Community



Reilly Roofing and Gutters

The Rybak Firm, PLLC

Salaries Wiki

Sentence House


Seo Scholor

Sleep Cupid

Slepkow Slepkow & Associates Inc.

Steady Foot

Steven M. Sweat, APC



Timberhill Dental


UK Writings

United Yacht Transport

Vaping Daily

Varsity Tutors

Voy Media



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