Fellowships and Scholarships Office - Carnegie Mellon University

Welcome to the Fellowships and Scholarships Office

The Fellowships and Scholarships Office (FSO) works with current Carnegie Mellon undergraduate students in fulfilling their intellectual and professional goals by pursuing nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships.  We promote awareness of external scholarship and fellowship opportunities, and provide advice and support to students who apply for these awards.

fulbright 2015

Seven CMU Alumni, One Undergrad Receive Fulbright Awards

Seven recent graduates will be making a global imapct through this year's Fulbright U.S. Student Program.  In addition, one undergraduate student has been selected to attend a Fulbright Summer Institute in the United Kingdom.

Two Carnegie Mellon Students Awarded Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships

Jillian Jaycox and Joshua Kubiak are among 260 sophomores and juniors nationwide chosen from more than 1,200 nominations for the 2015-2016 academic year.  CMU has been home to 20 Goldwater Scholars.


CMU Mathematical Sciences Student Tomer Reiter Wins Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Tomer Reiter, a senior mathematical sciences major at Carnegie Mellon University, has been selected as a 2015 recipient of the Gates Cambridge Scholarship to study at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

groschnerCatherine Groschner Wins Churchill Scholarship

Carnegie Mellon University senior Catherine "Kate" Groschner, a materials science and engineering major, has been selected as one of 14 students nationwide to receive a Churchill Scholarship, which funds a year of postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge in England. 

Five Recent Carnegie Mellon Graduates Receive Fulbright Awards to Teach, Conduct Research Abroad

From addressing clean water shortages in urban Mexican communities to teaching English in Brazil, Germany, Montenegro and Turkey, five recent Carnegie Mellon University graduates will be making a global impact through this year's Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

Carnegie Mellon Alumnus, Three Undergraduates Receive Funding for STEM Research in Germany

A Carnegie Mellon University graduate and three undergraduate students have landed competitive international research experiences in science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) fields in Germany.

Senior Matt Sarett Receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Matt Sarett has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, awarded to athletes who excel academically and athletically. 

Reading on a Rickshaw Ride

Fulbright winner Carolyn Supinka (BXA'13) is combining poetry, art, and rickshaws in Pondicherry, India.

Rhodes Scholar         courtney

Carnegie Mellon University alumna Courtney T. Wittekind (A'13) was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship, one of the oldest and most prestigious international study awards.

Feathers in her Cap

A painting by future Fulbright scholar, Missy Hammond Dunaway (BHA'10), is acquired by The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C.  

Carnegie Mellon Students Earn 2013-14 Fulbright Awards

2013 fulbright

Press Release: Six Recent Carnegie Mellon Graduates, Rising Sophomore Earn Fulbright Awards to Asia, Europe and South America

UK Awards
Postgraduate study in UK. 

Study, research or teach English abroad for an academic year.

featured awards

International Awards Information Session
Wednesday, April 8, 2015; 5-6 pm
Gates Hilman Center 4211

Fulbright Information Session
Tuesday, April 21, 2015; 7-8 pm
Gates Hilman Center 4102

Information Sessions