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First Generation Student LibGuide: Aid & Scholarships

This is a LibGuide for First Generation Students.

Aid & Scholarship Links

Ferrum College Resources & Links

Scholarship Search Tools

Academic Fellowships

Fellowship Search Tools

Notable Fellowships

  • Fulbright U.S. Student Program: The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs. 
  • Rhodes Scholarships: Rhodes Scholars are chosen not only for their outstanding scholarly achievements, but for their character, commitment to others and to the common good, and for their potential for leadership in whatever domains their careers may lead.
  • Goldwater Scholarship: The Goldwater Scholarship Program, one of the oldest and most prestigious national scholarships in the natural sciences, engineering, and mathematics in the United States, seeks to identify and support college sophomores and juniors who show exceptional promise of becoming this Nation’s next generation of research leaders in these fields.
  • Truman Scholarship - The premier graduate fellowship in the United States for those pursuing careers as public service leaders. 

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