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


Sigma Delta Epsilon (SDE) and Graduate Women in Science - Fellowships and Travel Award
Application Deadline: January 13, 2017

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellowships
Application Deadline: January 15, 2017

DOE - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Science and Technology Policy Fellowships (SunShot Initiative Fellowships)
Rolling Application Deadline: January 15, 2017 

NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship
Application Deadline: January 16, 2017 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Biochemical Markers Fellowship
Application Deadline: January 20, 2017

NSF - Biological Anthropology Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (BA-DDRIG)
Application Deadline: January 20, 2017

Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program for Biomedical Engineers
Applicaiton Deadline: January 24, 2017

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Fiscal Year 2017 NMFS-Sea Grant Fellowships in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics
Application Deadline: January 27, 2017

Josephine De Karman Fellowship Trust Graduate Fellowships
Application Deadline: January 31, 2017


American Fisheries Society - Steven Berkeley Marine Conservation Fellowship
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017

American Geophysical Union - AGU Congressional Science Fellowship
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds - PhD Fellowships (for Basic Biomedical Research in Europe)
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017

Oak Ridge Associated Universities - HERE at ORNL - Thesis or Dissertation Research
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017

American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship
Application Deadline: Thursday, February 9, 2017

National Science Foundation - Geography and Spatial Sciences Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (GSS-DDRI)
Application Deadline: February 9, 2017

North Pacific Research Board - Graduate Student Research Awards
Application Deadline: February 10, 2017

Link Foundation - Ocean Engineering and Instrumentation Ph.D. Fellowship
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017

NIH - Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36) 
Application Deadline: February 16, 2017

Association of Public Health Laboratories - Infectious Diseases Laboratory Fellowship 
Application Deadline: February 17, 2017


Organization for Tropical Studies - Research Fellowships
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017

Pat Tillman Foundation - Tilman Military Scholarships
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017

National Institutes of Health - Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
Applcation Deadline: March 1, 2017

Sigma Xi - Grants-in-Aid
Application Deadline: March 15, 2017

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Health Policy Research Scholars
Applcation Deadline: March 29, 2017


National Institutes of Health - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31)
Application Deadline: April 8, 2017