Committee on General Scholarships Harvard University

The Committee on General Scholarships administers several programs for international students who wish to study at Harvard University's graduate and professional schools. Please review the list of programs below and use the appropriate links for information about these fellowships and scholarships.

Country Program Name Special Requirements (if any)
Argentina The Francis and Peggy Cahn Fund for Argentina
Amalia Lacroze De Fortabat Fellowship Fund
Australia Frank Knox Memorial Scholarship
Robert Gordon Menzies Scholarship Fund
Belgium Frank Boas Scholarship Fund
Brazil Jorge Paulo Lemann Fellowships Students at HGSE, HSPH, or HKS
Canada Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships
China Victor and William Fung Fellowships Students at SEAS, GSAS-RSEA, GSD, HGSE, HBS, HKS, or HSPH
Colombia Fondo Colombia
Harvard-Los Andes Fund

Students from Universidad de Los Andes
Croatia Zlatko and Joyce Balokovic Scholarship Fund
Egypt Arab Republic of Egypt Scholarships Students at GSD, HGSE, HSPH, or HKS
France Arthur Sachs Scholarship
Ecole Normale Superieure Exchange
Sciences-Po Exchange
Jean Gaillard Fellowship Fund

Students from Ecole Normale Superieure
Students from Sciences-Po
Students from France at Harvard or MIT
Germany Charles W. Holtzer Fellowships
Greece Hellenic Harvard Scholarship Fund
Hong Kong Victor and William Fung Fellowships Students at SEAS, GSAS-RSEA, GSD, GSE, HBS, HKS, or SPH
Mexico Fundacion Mexico en Harvard Scholarships
New Zealand Frank Knox Memorial Fellowship
Spain Real Colegio Complutense Scholarships
United Kingdom Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships
Joseph Hodges Choate Fellowship
Harlech Scholarship
Michael Von Clemm Fellowship

Students from University of Cambridge
Students from New College, Oxford
Students from Corpus Christi College

The Committee also oversees additional funds which support students from the following countries and regions:

Arab League Countries







Pacific Islands



Students may not apply directly for these funds, which are distributed through the financial aid offices based on the nomination of candidates. Students may wish to identify themselves as eligible through their financial aid offices according the procedures of those offices. For more information, please see the Restricted Scholarships section of this website.

Key to School Abbreviations
GSAS-RSEA: Graduate School of Arts and Sciences-Regional Studies, East Asia
GSD: Graduate School of Design
HBS: Harvard Business School
HGSE: Harvard Graduate School of Education
HKS: Harvard Kennedy School
HSPH: Harvard School of Public Health
SEAS: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

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