Welcome to the Office of Scholarships and Fellowships located in the Provost’s Office! There are many opportunities available to students and we look forward to helping you find those that fit your academic strengths and accomplishments. Application processes vary. For some awards, students must apply through an institutional representative (Dr. Malone here at Fairfield University.) Some require a particular post-award service commitment. You will find a brief summary of many opportunities here. For any award of interest, begin by carefully studying the materials made available by the funding source of the award.
When you decide to apply, come see us! We are here to help. Contact Dr. Mary Frances Malone, Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs located in Canisius Hall, Room 300 or by email at Malone@fairfield.edu or 203-254-4000, ext. 2142.
Events and Announcements
2017 Research Symposium
The 2017 Research Symposium, held April 20, 2017 was a huge success with over 200 students presenting their research to the University community. Participating students at all levels who have completed their projects under the guidance or supervision of faculty or staff presented their work, from traditional research papers and projects to innovative art exhibitions and performances.
Save the date for the next Symposium on April 26, 2018!
Kathryn Dennen MA '16 was the recipient of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Greece.
Congratulations to Kayla Urbanowski, BS '17 awarded a Fulbright scholarship to conduct research in Brazil. Kayla, a biology major, will conduct research at the Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense as part of a project to gain more knowledge on the foraging activity of a short-tailed fruit bat species.
Work with faculty on exciting research projects and learn more about funding opportunities through the University.
Learn more about funding opportunities to support your Study Abroad or Summer Internship experience.
Explore opportunities to continue your education after graduation through a fellowship, teaching assignment or volunteer opportunity.
See how Fairfield students and alumni have been successful in Fulbright competitions and learn more about the application process.
Learn more about the annual Research Symposium that showcases the scholarly work of nearly 500 undergraduate and graduate students from almost every discipline on campus.