• National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program recipients!

    Wyatt Shell (Biological Sciences) and Paige Balcom (Mechanical Engineering, '16).

  • UK Fulbright Summer Recipient Madison Wood!

    Honors student Madison Wood (Chemical Engineering '19) has received a spot in the UK Fulbright Summer Institute at the University of Exeter!


  • Goldwater Honorable Mention Recipient Molly Hartley

    Molly Hartley (’17), a biomedical sciences: medical microbiology major, received an Honorable Mention in the 2016 Goldwater Scholarship competition!

  • Emily Van Gulick Receives Goldwater Honorable Mention

    Emily Van Gulick (’17), a marine, estuary, and freshwater biology major, received an Honorable Mention in the 2016 Goldwater Scholarship competition.

  • Four Students Awarded Gilman Scholarships

    Four UNH students receive Gilman Scholarships to study or intern abroad in summer 2016!


The UNH Fellowships Office provides information, counsel, and editorial support to highly motivated students (undergraduates, graduate students, and UNH alumni) applying for national and international fellowships and scholarships. The office also assists faculty members who serve as mentors and recommenders.

News and Announcements

In recent months, Christopher Whitney and Henry Herndon, both Master of Science degree students in COLSA’s natural resources graduate program, were honored with prestigious fellowships to support their work. Whitney has received a Science To Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowship from the EPA, while Herndon was awarded a Switzer Environmental Fellowship.
Madison Wood (Chemical Engineering, '19) is only the second UNH student ever selected for the prestigious UK Fulbright Summer Institute, She is one of only 4 students from the UK chosen to participate in this fully-funded program offered by the US-UK Fulbright Commission.
The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, in cooperation with the Institute of International Education, are pleased to announce the launch of the 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Student Program application cycle.

Current Fellowships

Fund for Education Abroad

Major: All fields
Deadline: January 11, 2017

Boren Scholarship

Major: All fields
Deadline: January 23, 2017 (internal) and February 7, 2017 (external)

Hollings Scholarship

Major: Sophomores in various fields

Deadlines: January 23 (references) and January 30 (application