The Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (URAF) provides students in Harvard College with comprehensive support, resources, and guidance for navigating research and fellowship opportunities. We work with students from all class years, across all disciplines to support student projects related to research, travel, graduate study, public service, and more. 

    URAF offers a number of resources and services for students looking for guidance on resarch and fellowship opportunities:

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    Harvard-Amgen Scholars Program

    Academic Year 2022-23 Deadline TBA

    The Amgen Scholars Program at Harvard is a 10-week faculty-mentored residential summer research program for undergraduates in biotechnology.

    Alex G. Booth Fellowship

    Applications due: Thursday, February 23, 2023 at 11:59pm via CARAT

    The Booth Fellowship helps to defray the cost of travel and associate project expenses for an experience related to an intellectual field of interest. Eligible projects may be academic in nature (enrollment in an academic program or research) or may allow for learning in a less academic setting (an internship, service project, or travel experience). Proposals may be for any length of time up to 12 months, in any location domestic or international, within GSS guidelines.Please note: these opportunities are subject to the Harvard travel regulations and may need to be altered according to current travel guidance.
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    British Teaching Fellowship

    Applications due: Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at 11:59pm via CARAT

    The British Teaching Fellowshipa offer an opportunity for an American student from Harvard to spend a school year (early September to mid-July) as a full member of the community in one of England's finest Preparatory Schools for pupils ages 11-18.
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    Eben Fiske Studentship

    Not accepting applications in AY23.

    The Eben Fiske Studentship, established by the bequest of the Reverend Eben Fiske (Trinity ’35), enables a member of the Harvard College graduating class to undertake postgraduate study in Trinity College at the University of Cambridge. There is no subject restriction. Preference will be given to students intending to proceed to the Ph.D. degree.
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    Fulbright Program (ETA, Research, NatGeo)

    Draft Statement of Purpose: Monday, August 15, 2022 at 11:59pm via CARAT
    Applications due: Thursday, September 1, 2022 at 11:59pm via Fulbright website

    The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the largest U.S. exchange program offering opportunities for students and young professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching worldwide.... Read more about Fulbright Program (ETA, Research, NatGeo)

    Barry Goldwater Scholarship

    Applications due: Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 11:59pm via CARAT

    The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program was authorized by the United States Congress in 1986 to honor Senator Barry M. Goldwater, who served his country for 56 years as a soldier and statesman, including 30 years of service in the U.S. Senate.  The purpose of the Program is to help alleviate a critical current and future shortage of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.
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    Harvard-UK Fellowship

    Applications due: Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 11:59pm via CARAT

    The Harvard-UK Fellowship comprises 5 separate scholarships, listed below. Applicants may only submit one application for one plan of study. Applicants will be considered for all applicable funds.... Read more about Harvard-UK Fellowship

    Harvard College Research Program (HCRP)

    Fall term funding: Academic Year 2022-23 Deadline TBA
    Spring term funding: Academic Year 2022-23 Deadline TBA
    Summer funding: Academic Year 2022-23 Deadline TBA

    The Harvard College Research Program (HCRP) provides funding in support of student-initiated, independent scholarly research or creative endeavors undertaken with guidance of a Harvard-affiliated faculty mentor.... Read more about Harvard College Research Program (HCRP)