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

November

American-Scandinavian Foundation - Fellowships and Grants for Americans
Application Deadline: November 1, 2016

Soros (Paul & Daisy) Fellowships for New Americans 
Application Deadline: November 1, 2016

American Museum of Natural History - Research Grants and Student Exchange Fellowships
Application Deadline: November 1, 2016

National Academies - FORD FOUNDATION DISSERTATION FELLOWSHIPS For Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching
Application Deadline: November 10, 2016

National Science Foundation - East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students (EAPSI)
Application Deadline: November 10, 2016

National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Miniorities in Engineering and Science, Inc. (GEM) - GEM Graduate Fellowships for Minority Students
Application Deadline: November 15, 2016

National Academies - FORD FOUNDATION PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS For Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching
Application Deadline: November 17, 2016

December 

Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigation - C-DEBI Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellowship Program 
Application Deadline: December 1, 206

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) -- Fellowships
Application Deadline: December 1, 2016

American Association of University Women - International Fellowships (for non US citizens)
Application Deadline: December 1, 2016

Grass Fellowship in Neuroscience at the Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory 
Application Deadline: December 5, 2016

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2017 HS-STEM Summer Internships  
Application Deadline: December 7, 2016

NIH - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31) 
Application Deadline: December 8, 2016

Department of Defense - National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship
Application Deadline: December 9, 2016

American Association of University Women - Career Development Grants
Application Deadline: December 15, 2016

January

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

February

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: Feibruary 1, 2017

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

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