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Fellowships and Funding Information

Students interested in scholarships and grants can begin their search by exploring opportunities sponsored by the university, as well as those sponsored by academic associations (e.g. American Academy of Religion) or listed on their websites.
Helpful Vanderbilt links:

VU Merit Scholarship Opportunities

VU Global Education Office scholarships (for study abroad)

VU Office of Honor Scholarships

VU Graduate School Funding

External Resources:

American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowships and Grants (for doctoral students and scholars)

American Academy of Religion (AAR) grants, awards and listing of major North American fellowships and scholarships

COS Funding Opportunities database

H-Net Funding Announcements


For information on funding language studies, see our Area and Language Studies resource page.