Global Awards Timeline

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Just stepped foot on Century Avenue? 
Rising senior contemplating life after graduation?
Below are a few of the many fellowship opportunities open to you at all stages of your career at NYU Shanghai. Programs are listed by the year(s) in which you are eligible to apply. Students should individually confirm their eligibility and contact the Office of Global Awards for further advising. Please note: Projects marked with an asterisk (*) may be limited to US citizens/permanent residents.​

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

After Graduation

The vast majority of these opportunities remain open to you after graduation. For instance, the Rhodes Scholarship accepts applicants up to age 25, Schwarzman Scholars through age 28, and many opportunities have no age limit.
In many cases, your application may be stronger with a few years of professional experience. In addition to MANY of the above fellowships for seniors, consider programs that require some professional experience or prior leadership in your particular organization/field: