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

June 

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

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

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

National Inventors Hall of Fame Foundation - Collegiate Inventors Competition
Application Deadline: June 5, 2017

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

NIH - Drug Abuse Dissertation Research (R36)
Application Deadline: June 16, 2017

International Tropical Timber Organization - Fellowship Programme 
Application Deadline: June 20, 2017

Department of Energy - SunShot Innovators Program
Application Deadline: June 30, 2017

July

International Council for Science  - Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Fellowship Programme
Application Deadline: July 1, 2017

Young Explorers Grant 
Application Deadline: July 1, 2017

Smithsonian Institution - Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute -- STRI Short-Term Fellowship Program
Application Deadline: July 15, 2017

Leakey Foundation - General Research Grants (to support research into human origins)
Application Deadline: July 15, 2017

Waterbird Society - Kushlan Research Award in Ciconiiform Biology and Conservation
Application Deadline: July 15, 2017

National Science Foundation - Biological Anthropology Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (BA-DDRIG)
Application Deadline: July 20, 2017

August

Neotropical Grassland Conservancy - Student Grant Program
Application Deadline: August 1, 2017

National Academies - Research Associateship Program
Application Deadline: August 1, 2017

National Science Foundation -  Science, Technology, and Society (STS)
Application Deadline: August 3, 2017

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

NSF - Geography and Spatial Sciences Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (GSS-DDRI)
Application Deadline: August 10, 2017

September

Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation - 2017 RFA: PHD Trainee and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in DM
Application Deadline: September 1, 2017

National Academies - Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program
Application Deadline: September 8, 2017

Primate Conservation, Incorporated - Call for Grant Proposals 
Application Deadline: September 20, 2017