University of Iowa students are eligible for any number of national and international competitive, research-based scholarships and fellowships.

Learn more about some of the scholarships and fellowships that are available:


  • Fellowships and scholarships for postgraduate study abroad and research, and for graduate school. 

  • Some scholarships for undergraduate study and research opportunties.  

  • University of Iowa-based scholarships and opportunties.


Many of the national/international scholarships require nomination or endorsement by the University of Iowa. 


We encourage you to begin your search for opportunities using the pages below and to contact us if you see any opportunity that you may be interested in - it is better to check and see if you're a good fit rather than miss a chance!  

National/International Opportunities

University of Iowa Opportunities

Summer Opportunities

Minority/Underrepresented Specific Opportunities