All the preparation, reflection, and ambition in the world will be wasted if you miss your deadline! See below for deadlines for major external competitions, including campus deadlines for 2023–2024. Competitions without a campus deadline do not require DU's nomination or endorsement.

Competition Nominating? Campus Deadline National Deadline
Schwarzman Scholarship No N/A 9/19/2023
Marshall Scholarship Yes 8/15/2023 9/26/2023
McCall MacBain Scholarship Yes 8/15/2023 9/27/2023
Mitchell Scholarship Yes 8/15/2023 9/28/2023
Rhodes Scholarship Yes 8/15/2023 10/4/2023
Fulbright US Student Program Yes 9/11/2023 10/10/2023
Gates Cambridge Scholarship No N/A 10/11/2023
Knight-Hennessy Scholarship No N/A 10/11/2023
Luce Scholarship No N/A 10/16/2023
Critical Language Scholarship No N/A 11/14/2023
Truman Scholarship Yes 11/15/2023 2/6/2024
Gaither Junior Fellowship Yes 11/29/2023 1/15/2024
Goldwater Scholarship Yes 11/29/2023 1/26/2024
Boren Awards Yes 12/11/2023 1/31/2024
Fulbright UK Summer Institutes No N/A 2/1/2024
Newman Civic Fellowship Yes 2/1/2024 3/1/2024
Udall Scholarship Yes 2/1/2024 3/6/2024
Obama Voyager Scholarship No N/A 3/27/2024- Apply now!
Quad Fellowship No N/A 4/1/2024- Apply now!
Samvid Scholarship No N/A 4/8/2024- Apply now!