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


National Aeronautics and Space Administration - NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF)
Application Deadline: February 1, 2018

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds - PhD Fellowships (for Basic Biomedical Research in Europe) 
Application Deadline: February 1, 2018

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign - Blue Waters Graduate Fellowships
Application Deadline: February 2, 2018

National Science Foundation - Science, Technology, and Society (STS)
Application Deadline: February 2, 2018

Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology - Libbie H. Hyman Memorial Scholarship for Research on Invertebrates at a Field Station
Application Deadline: February 5, 2018

Science of Science and Innovation Policy Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (SciSIP-DDRIG) 
Application Deadline: February 9, 2017

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution -- Marine Biological Laboratory - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Fellowships
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017

Link Foundation - Ocean Engineering and Instrumentation Ph.D. Fellowship 
Application Deadline: February 28, 2018

Link Foundation - Ocean Engineering and Instrumentation Ph.D. Fellowship
Application Deadline: February 28, 2018


NIJ Graduate Research Fellowship Program in STEM
Application Deadline: March 12, 2018

National Academies - Gulf Research Program -- Science Policy Fellowships
Application Deadline: March 14, 2018


Scholarships for Americans to Study in Norway
Application Deadline: April 1, 2018

Genetics Education & Engagement Fellowship
Application Deadline: April 27, 2018

Einstein Fellowship
Application Deadline: April 15, 2018