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 10/25/2019)

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

Environmental Protection Agency - 17th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet
Application Deadline: November 19, 2019

December 

Link Foundation - Energy Fellowship Program
Application Deadline: December 1, 2019

Our World Underwater Scholarship Society - Rolex Scholarship
Application Deadline: December 1, 2019

Environmental Defense Fund - EDF Climate Corps
Application Deadline: December 2, 1019

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

Department of the Interior - BLM JFSP Graduate Research Innovation (GRIN)
Application Deadline: December 5, 2019

Department of Commerce - NOAA -- Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: December 6, 2019

National Institutes of Health - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31)
Application Deadline: December 8, 2019

National Institutes of Health - Bioinformatics Interdisciplinary Predoctoral Fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases (F31)
Application Deadline: December 8, 2019

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

January 

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellowships
Application Deadline: January 1, 2020

National Institutes of Health - Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36) -- AIDS
Deadlines:
AIDS Deadlines: Jan. 7, 2020
R36 Deadlines: Feb. 16, 2020

National Academies - FORD FOUNDATION PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS For Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching
Application Deadline: January 7, 2020

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis - 
Young Scientists Summer Program 

Application Deadline: January 11, 2020

Howard Hughes Medical Institute - Graduate Research Fellowships
Application Deadline: January 15, 2019

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute - Graduate Fellowship Program
Application Deadline: January 15, 2002

American Physiological Society - Porter Physiology Development Fellowship
Application Deadline: January 15, 2020

North American Native Fishes Association - NANFA Conservation Research Grant
Application Deadline: January 20, 2020

February 

National Science Foundation - Science, Technology, and Society (STS)
Application Deadline: February 3, 2020

National Science Foundation - Science of Science - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (SOS DDRIG)
Application Deadline: February 10, 2020

North Carolina Sea Grant - John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship
Application Deadline: February 21, 2020