​​​Major Scholarships

Below is a list of the major awards the Undergraduate Fellowship Office coordinates.

Please note that the chart lists the year an application is submitted; students will often need to begin working on the ap​​plication 3-6 months prior to this deadline.​ Please note that the year of application is often determined by time left until graduation. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our office​.

Awards Requiring OSU Nom​ina​tion

​​Name ​​Field Year of Application Ohio State Deadline
​Astronaut​ Science, Engineering, Math ​Sophomore or Junior December 2022
Bei​​​necke ​Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences ​Junior December 2022
​Boren ​All fields ​Any Fall 2022
Carnegie Various fields related to Carnegie projects in Peace Studies Senior or Recent Graduate ​November 2022
Chur​chill ​Science, Engineering, Math ​Senior or Recent Graduate Not applicable
​Fulbrig​​​ht​​ All fields ​Senior or Recent Graduate Registration:​​
May 2022
Gilman All fields ​Any March 2022 for Summer/Fall programs
Goldwater ​Science, Engineering, Math ​Sophomore or Junior November 2022
​Knight-Hennessy​ ​Any ​Senior or Recent Graduate August 2022
Marshall​​ All fields ​Junior, Senior, or Recent Graduate April 2022
Mitchell All fields Junior, Senior, or Recent Graduate April 2022
Rhodes All fields Junior, Senior, or Recent Graduate April 2022
Truman ​Public service careers ​Junior ​November 2022
​Udall ​Careers related to the environment ​Sophomore or Junior January 2022
 

Awards Which UFO Frequently Offers Assistance (But Do Not Require OSU Nomination)

Name ​Field ​Year of Application ​National Deadline
​Critical Language ​All fields ​Any November 2022
Gates Cambridge ​All fields ​Senior or Recent Graduate Fall 2022
Hollings ​Fields related to atmospheric/oceanic sciences ​Sophomore ​January 2022
​Madison ​History/Education ​Senior or Recent Graduate ​March 2022
NDSEG ​Science, Engineering, Math ​Senior or Recent Graduate ​November 2022
NSF ​Science, Engineering, Math, Social Sciences ​Senior or Recent Graduate October 2022
Pickering ​Fields related to careers in Foreign Service ​Senior or Recent Graduate ​October 2022
Rangel​ ​Fields related to careers in Foreign Service ​Senior or Recent Graduate October 2022
Schwa​rzman​

​​​All fields

Senior or Recent Graduate September 2022
​Tillman​ All fields ​Any February 28, 2022