funding opportunities

The IRIS Awards Office manages its own funding opportunities (Scott Kloeck-Jenson Fellowships, IRIS Graduate Fieldwork Awards, Incubator Grants), coordinates the campus component of a number of external programs (Boren Fellowships, Fulbright US Student Program, Fulbright-Hays DDRA, Luce Scholars Program), assists students, faculty, and staff in exploring funding options, and much more.

Explore the resources below, follow us on Twitter, and contact Mark Lilleleht, Assistant Director for Awards, with questions at awards@iris.wisc.edu & 608.265.6070.

latest awards office news & announcements

Refer a student or alum!

Do you know an undergrad here at UW-Madison that would be a good fit for a Fulbright? Maybe you just had alumni event and you met a few that you think should explore their options for funding abroad. Grad students … Continue reading

The summer is a great time to work on your Fulbright application!

If you’re a rising senior, graduate student, or alumni of the UW-Madison and you’re interested in pursuing a Fulbright US Student Program award – it is most definitely not just for students – the summer is a great time to learn … Continue reading

Four UW-Madison Students Receive Boren Awards

Four UW–Madison students have been awarded prestigious Boren Awards. The awards will allow these students to study languages overseas, enhancing their own academic pursuits and developing essential language skills. “Boren Scholarships and Fellowships present exceptional opportunities for undergraduate and graduate … Continue reading

Group of students on an international trip; funding opportunities for UW Madison students

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Male professor teaching a class; funding opportunities for UW Madison international studies faculty and staff

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Two male and two female students at an international studies campus event; funding opportunities for UW Madison international studies campus units

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