Grad Student Funding

Diversity Fellowship Note

Diversity Fellowships may require a letter from the Associate Dean for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies if you are applying for a fellowship as an underrepresented minority, or from Disability Support Services if you are applying as an individual with a disability. 

Funding Opportunities (updated 09/10/2019)

September 

National Academies - Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program
Application Deadline: September 6, 2019

National Science Foundation - Science of Science and Innovation Policy Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (SciSIP-DDRIG)
Application Deadline: September 9, 2019

National Science Foundation - International Research Experiences for Students (IRES)
Application Deadline: September 10, 2019

National Science Foundation - NSF Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (EAR-PF)
Application Deadline: September 11, 2019

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Lemelson-MIT Student Prize
Application Deadline: September 27, 2019

Primate Conservation, Incorporated - CALL for GRANT PROPOSALS
Application Deadline: September 30, 2019

October 

Association of American Colleges and Universities - The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award 
Application Deadline: October 1, 2019

Sigma Xi - Grants - in - Aid 
Application Deadline: October 1, 2019

Society of Toxicology (SOT) - Colgate-Palmolive Awards for Student Research Training in Alternative Methods 
Application Deadline: October 9, 2019

National Science Foundation - Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) 
Application Deadline: October 21, 2019 - Geosciences; Life Sciences

National Institutes of Health - Transition to Aging Research Award for Predoctoral Students (F99/K00)
Application Deadline: October 22, 2019

November

Smithsonian Institution - Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) -- Fellowships
Application Deadline: November 1, 2019

Soros (Paul & Daisy) Fellowships for New Americans 
Application Deadline: November 1, 2019

American Association of University Women - American Dissertation Fellowships  
Application Deadline: November 1, 2019

Schlumberger Foundation - Faculty for the Future Fellowships - Women from Emerging Economies in Physical Sciences
Application Deadline: November 7, 2019

National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science, Inc. (GEM) - GEM Graduate Fellowships for Minority Students
Application Deadline: November 12, 2019

American Association of University Women - International Fellowships (for non US citizens)
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019

American Association of University Women - Career Development Grants 
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019

American Society for Environmental History - Hal Rothman Dissertation Fellowship
Application Deadline: November 16, 2019

December 

American Society for Engineering Education - Science, Mathematics, And Research for Transformation Defense Scholarship for Service Program (SMART)
Application Deadline: December 3, 2019

National Academies - Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowships for Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching
Application Deadline: December 10, 2019

Department of Commerce - NOAA --Margaret A. Davidson Graduate Fellowships for the National Estuarine Research Reserve System
Application Deadline: December 20, 2019