Information on various fellowship aid resources is available from these web pages. Individual departments may have additional information.
External fellowships: Many outside organizations fund fellowships for graduate students. This page provides a partial listing for which the fellowship officer in the Office of the Dean for Graduate Education serves as the fiscal agent.
Fellowships for internationals: This page lists a collection of outside funding sources specifically geared towards internationals.
Presidential Graduate Fellowship Program: MIT has established a prestigious program of Presidential Fellowships to recruit the most outstanding students worldwide to pursue graduate studies at the Institute.
ODGE fellowships: Generous donors have provided MIT with permanent funds in support of fellowships, many of which have unique restrictions. The Office of the Dean for Graduate Education administers a number of these endowed fellowships through an annual competition.
Study abroad grants: The “study abroad grants” page lists some opportunities for study outside the United States. The level of support ranges widely.
Other resources: This page highlights some MIT fellowships which are administered outside the Office of the Dean for Graduate Education, and also provides links to many non-MIT fellowships.