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Fellowships at Pomona College

Finding Fellowships

The CDO has organized fellowships Class Year, Alumni Status, Study Abroad Opportunities and for International Students.

Asking for a Letter of Recommendation

Get advice on how to ask for a letter of recommendation from a faculty member at Pomona College.

Fellowship Stories

Get inspired by some of our past fellowship recipients and envision what your next step after Pomona College could be!

Preparing Applications

Don’t feel overwhelmed by the process of applying for Fellowships! View our step-by-step guide on how to get started on an application.

Researching U.K. & Irish Universities

With more than 100 universities in England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, the choices of where to attend graduate university in the U.K. are endless. Don’t feel overwhelmed by the search and get started by viewing our resource below!

Fulbright Resource Guide

Pomona College is one of the top producers of Fulbright recipients. Learn how you can be apart of that statistic by visiting our resource guide below.

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Fellowships for First Year

Provides small scholarships (usually $2,000-3,000) for minority and economically disadvantaged students who are studying the visual arts and plan to …

NB: This is not technically a fellowship because it is unpaid. This internship provides the opportunity to work in the …

Funds a ten-week summer biomedical research program for students who are disabled or from populations underrepresented in the medical field. …

Funds a summer abroad in Taiwan studying Chinese language and culture. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Applicants do not need …

Offers various scholarships for women in undergraduate and graduate programs focused on engineering or computer science. Applicants must be U.S. …

Offers a full scholarship for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. …

Fellowships for Sophomores

Provides small scholarships (usually $2,000-3,000) for minority and economically disadvantaged students who are studying the visual arts and plan to …

NB: This is not technically a fellowship because it is unpaid. This internship provides the opportunity to work in the …

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation awards approximately 75 scholarships annually to students pursuing careers related to environmental public policy, …

Funds a ten-week summer biomedical research program for students who are disabled or from populations underrepresented in the medical field. …

Prepares participants to successfully enter and succeed in top law programs and legal careers by affording Fellows access to a …

Funds a summer abroad in Taiwan studying Chinese language and culture. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Applicants do not need …

Fellowships for Juniors

Provides small scholarships (usually $2,000-3,000) for minority and economically disadvantaged students who are studying the visual arts and plan to …

NB: This is not technically a fellowship because it is unpaid. This internship provides the opportunity to work in the …

Awards up to $2000 to support academic travel to Russia. Applicants must be a Russian/REES major or minor who has …

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation awards approximately 75 scholarships annually to students pursuing careers related to environmental public policy, …

Funds a ten-week summer biomedical research program for students who are disabled or from populations underrepresented in the medical field. …

Prepares participants to successfully enter and succeed in top law programs and legal careers by affording Fellows access to a …

Fellowships for Seniors

The Yenching Scholarship funds tuition, travel, and living costs for a year of postgraduate study at Peking University. Scholars receive …

Provides small scholarships (usually $2,000-3,000) for minority and economically disadvantaged students who are studying the visual arts and plan to …

Awards up to $30,000 toward Master’s degrees and credentialing programs for students who wish to pursue a career in teaching …

NB: This is not technically a fellowship because it is unpaid. This internship provides the opportunity to work in the …

Sends young Biomedical Engineers anywhere outside the U.S. or Canada for academic or scientific research, coursework, or internships. Applicants must …

Funds a year of experiential travel abroad for applicants interested in pursuing a focused project or topic. Graduating seniors only …

Fellowships for Alumni

The Yenching Scholarship funds tuition, travel, and living costs for a year of postgraduate study at Peking University. Scholars receive …

Awards up to $30,000 toward Master’s degrees and credentialing programs for students who wish to pursue a career in teaching …

NB: This is not technically a fellowship because it is unpaid. This internship provides the opportunity to work in the …

Sends young Biomedical Engineers anywhere outside the U.S. or Canada for academic or scientific research, coursework, or internships. Applicants must …

Funds a year of working as a full-time policy analyst for Families USA’s health policy department. Fellows conduct research and …

Funds two years of work at emerging start-ups in select cities across the country. Also provides training to all fellows …

Fellowships for International Students

Social Developmental Neuroscience Fellowship Opportunities that provide recent college graduates with the opportunity to spend two years using computer programming …

The total award for each Fellow is valued at nearly $150,000 over the course of the five-year Fellowship. Fellows receive …

Funds a one-month summer program in Europe for students interested in histories of discrimination and resistance. Sophomores, juniors, seniors, or …

Awards scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000 to current college or graduate students.  Applicants must be of Hispanic heritage, have …

For three weeks, young American men and women join students from a variety of developing countries and regions of social …

Provides a year of payment, support, and training for young leaders who wish to gain leadership experience. Applicants with experience …

Fellowships for Study Abroad

The Yenching Scholarship funds tuition, travel, and living costs for a year of postgraduate study at Peking University. Scholars receive …

Funds a summer abroad in Taiwan studying Chinese language and culture. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Applicants do not need …

Provides $1,000 to fund a one-year public service project anywhere in the world (it must be sustained through the school …

Inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship, Schwarzman Scholars is a highly selective international scholarship program designed to prepare future leaders for …

Funds 1-4 of graduate study in any country abroad where a Rotary Club is located. Seniors or alumni may apply through either the …

Funds sophomores and juniors in biology, chemistry, earth sciences, engineering, and physics who want to spend a summer conducting research …

Contact & Location

Phone
(909) 621-8144
Address

Alexander Hall
550 N. College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The CDO is closed from 12-1pm daily.

Students and alumni are welcome to drop-in Mon. - Fri. from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3 to 4:30 p.m. Virtual and in-person appointments are also available.