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Award ($)CitizenshipDegree TypeDescription
ACM SIGHPC/Intel Computational & Data Science FellowshipsApril$15,000 annuallyNo specificationsMaster's/PhDRequires Faculty/Administration nomination
ACM SIGHPC and Intel are excited to announce a new international program of graduate fellowships, beginning in 2016. The goal is to increase the diversity of students pursuing graduate degrees in data science and computational science, including women as well as students from racial/ethnic backgrounds that have not traditionally participated in the computing field. The program will support students pursuing degrees at institutions anywhere in the world.

Preference given to students who:
• Have completed less than half of her/his planned program of study (with preference given to students who are still early in their studies)
• Are a woman and/or a member of a racial/ethnic group that is currently underrepresented in the computing field in the country where the student will earn the degree
Air and Waste Management Association ScholarshipNovember$2,500No specificationsMaster's/PhDThe West Michigan Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association (WM-AWMA) is pleased to announce the availability of up to four (4) individual scholarships, each in the amount of $2,500, to be awarded to selected college juniors, seniors, and graduate students pursuing a career in qualifying environmental studies. Preferred courses of study include environmental engineering, physical or natural sciences, and natural resources, though students in other, related fields may also qualify. Each successful applicant will also receive a one-year student membership in WM-AWMA.
Albert Schweitzer Fellowship ProgramFebruaryNo specificationsMaster's/PhDWhile continuing their graduate studies, U.S. Schweitzer Fellows design and implement community-based prevention and intervention projects that address chronic health issues and the social determinants of health such as poverty, the environment and education. These Schweitzer projects encompass everything from the physical environment where people live, to promoting early childhood literacy and parent engagement, to encouraging healthy exercise and nutrition habits, to launching and staffing community health centers and clinics. For information, Contact Dennis Archambault, Director, if you have questions
Alexander Graham Bell College Scholarship AwardsMarch$2,500-10,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDGranted to students who are deaf or hard-of-hearing
Amelia Earhart FellowshipNovember$10,000No specificationsPhDFor female graduate students who are in a qualifying area of science or engineering closely related to advanced studies in aerospace-related science or aerospace-related engineering.
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy FellowshipsNovember12-month fellowship, stipend variesU.S. CitizenPostdocAAAS administers fellowships to provide the opportunity for accomplished scientists and engineers to participate in and contribute to the public policymaking process of the federal government. Following selection, Fellows come to Washington, DC, in September of each year and participate in a comprehensive eight-day orientation program before beginning their fellowships in the various sectors of government. AAAS also conducts a professional development program throughout the year. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or an equivalent doctoral-level degree at the time of application. Individuals with a master's degree in engineering and at least three years of post-degree professional experience also may apply.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Dissertation FellowshipsNovember$20,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPhDAmerican Fellowships support women doctoral candidates completing dissertations. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of scholarly excellence, teaching experience, and active commitment to helping women and girls through service in their communities, professions, or fields of research.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Postdoctoral FellowshipsNovember$30,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPostdocAmerican Fellowships support women scholars seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of scholarly excellence, teaching experience, and active commitment to helping women and girls through service in their communities, professions, or fields of research.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Career Development GrantsDecember$2,000-12,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster'sCareer Development Grants support women who hold a bachelor's degree and are preparing to advance their careers, change careers, or re-enter the work force. Special consideration is given to AAUW members, women of color, and women pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) International FellowshipsDecemberMaster's: $18,000, PhD: $20,000, Postdoc: $30,000Foreign Citizen/Foreign National/InternationalInternational Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate study at accredited institutions are supported.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Selected Professions FellowshipsJanuary$5,000-18,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentSelected Professions Fellowships are awarded to women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study at accredited institutions during the fellowship year in one of the designated degree programs where women's participation traditionally has been low.
American Concrete Institute (ACI) Fellowship and Scholarship ProgramsOctoberFellowship recipients receive an educational stipend valued at $7000-$10,000, in addition to travel/expenses for participation in two ACI conventions, assignment of an industry mentor, and the opportunity for a summer internship. Scholarships award $3,000 each.No specificationsMaster's/PhDOnly students nominated by faculty members who are also ACI members will be eligible to receive applications for the ACI Student Fellowship Program. This fellowship is offered to high-potential undergraduate and graduate students in engineering, construction management, and other appropriate curricula who are identified by the ACI-Member Faculty. Scholarship criteria are similar.
American Council of the Blind ScholarshipFebruaryN/ANo specificationsN/A
American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) Graduate Fellowships ProgramJune$1,000-5,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDFor enrolled members of federally recognized American Indian tribes or Alaska Native groups, or for those who can provide documentation of descent (possess one fourth degree federally-recognized Indian blood).
American Meteorological Society (AMS) Graduate FellowshipsJanuary$25,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDA source of scholarships, useful resources, and unique opportunities for outstanding students looking to pursue graduate education in the atmospheric or related sciences.
American Nuclear Society (ANS) ScholarshipsFebruaryN/ANo specificationsMaster's/PhDFor those earning a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering, or a nuclear related field.
American Public Power Association (APPA) Student Research GrantsFebruary$4,000 plus up to $1,000 in travel fundsNo specificationsDemonstration of Energy-Efficient Developments (DEED) Program student research grants/internships support students studying in energy-related disciplines, increase awareness of career opportunities in public power, and provide assistance to DEED member utility sponsors. Students must obtain a DEED member sponsor for their student research grant/internship in order to apply.
American Public Power Association (APPA) Technical Design Project GrantsFebruary$5,000, $3,000 travel reimbursementNo specificationsThe Demonstration of Energy-Efficient Developments (DEED) Program technical design project is intended to promote the involvement of students studying in energy-related disciplines in the public power industry.
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Arthur S. Tuttle Memorial Scholarship for Master's StudentsFebruaryThe amount of the fellowship will be determined annually by and subject to approval of the Executive Committee of the ASCE Board of Direction based on income from the fund endowment.No specificationsMaster'sScholarship funds are for civil engineering graduate study leading to a Masters degree at an accredited educational institution.
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Jack E. Leisch Memorial National Graduate FellowshipMarchN/ANo specificationsMaster's/PhDGranted to full-time students who are enrolled in a transportation/traffic engineering graduate degree program in civil engineering.
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Trent R. Dames and William W. Moore FellowshipFebruaryN/ANo specificationsMaster's/PhDGrants are provided for the exploration of new applications of geotechnical engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Waldo Smith Hydraulic FellowshipFebruaryThe amount of the fellowship will be determined annually by and subject to approval of the Executive Committee of the ASCE Board of Direction based on income from the fund endowment.No specificationsMaster's/PhDAwarded to a member of ASCE who conducts research in the field of experimental hydraulics
American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) ScholarshipsMarch$4,000 annuallyU.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDThe purpose of the ASNE Scholarship Program is to improve the profession of naval engineering by encouraging college students to enter the field of naval engineering, providing support to naval engineers seeking advanced education in the field, and providing ASNE members and industry sponsors with an opportunity to contribute to a worthy endeavor. Graduate student applicants must be members of ASNE.
American-Scandinavian Foundation Academic Fellowships and Grants to Study in Scandinavia November$23,000, up to $5,000 in grantsU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDApplicants must have a well-defined research or study project that makes a stay in Scandinavia essential. Grants are considered suitable for post-graduate scholars, professionals, and candidates in the arts to carry out research or study visits of one-to-three months duration. Fellowships are intended to support year-long stay. Priority is given to candidates at the graduate level for dissertation-related study or research.
Argonne National Laboratory FellowshipsMarchN/ANo specificationsPostdocCandidates for the fellowships must display superb ability in scientific or engineering research and must show definite promise of becoming outstanding leaders in the research they pursue. Fellows work closely with an Argonne sponsor to pursue their research interests. Fellows are hired as an Argonne Scholar with full benefits, a highly competitive salary and a stipend for research support. Fellows may renew their appointments on an annual basis for up to 3 years, with the possibility of retention.
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) STEM Majors Scholarship for Diversity StudentsApril3,000U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDFor the 2015-2016 academic year scholarships of $3,000 will be awarded to full-time students(women and minority students) currently pursuing a graduate degree at any accredited four-year college or unviersity in the United States in an eligible major that supports the mission of AFCEA Educational Foundation. Expected graduation date cannot be in the year the scholarship is awarded.
ARPA-E FellowshipAprilU.S. CitizenPhDDuring their two(2)-year tenure, ARPA-E Fellows influence the direction of American energy innovation, engagin with world-class researchers in academia and industry, entrepreneurs, and government officials. Prior experience in energy and/or commercialization is not necessary.
Students who expect to complete their Ph.D within the next year are also encouraged to apply.
Associated General Contractors (AGC) Education & Research Foundation Graduate Scholarships in Construction and Civil EngineeringNovember$3,750-7,500 annuallyU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDThe AGC Education and Research Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate level scholarships to students enrolled in ABET or ACCE-accredited construction management or construction related engineering programs.
Belgian American Educational Foundation (BAEF) Fellowships for Study or Research in BelgiumOctoberMaster's & PhD: $27,000, Postdoc: $31,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent Resident
The Belgian American Educational Foundation (BAEF) encourages applications for fellowships for advanced study or research at a Belgian university or institution of higher learning. The fellowship period must be at least 6 months. In addition to the stipend, the Foundation will provide health insurance. Applicants must be citizens of the United States and either have a Masters degree or equivalent degree, or be working towards a Ph.D. or equivalent degree. Preference is given to applicants under the age of 30 with a reading and speaking knowledge of Dutch, French, or German. BAEF Fellows must reside in Belgium during the tenure of their fellowship.
Bosch Sustainability Fellowship ProgramJuly$20,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster'sThis program is for incoming full-time/on-campus Master’s students (admitted Fall 2018) who have an interest in research that links sustainable energy engineering to applications of societal importance. The award recipient will receive $20,000 ($10k Fall 2018 and $10k Winter 2019 semesters).
Buildium Women in Technology ScholarshipOctober$2,500No specificationsMaster's/PhDYou could probably find a lot of research to explain why women earn more degrees but fewer CEO positions. But what we want to know is how to balance the equation. And, if you’re a female studying science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM), you probably have an answer. Which is why we’re proud to award one $2,500 scholarship each semester to a women who can tell us which female leader most inspires them to pursue their dreams, and why.
Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW)November$2,000 - $25,000Foreign Citizen/Foreign National/InternationalPhDFor female students who are attending graduate school in Canada or the U.S.
Center for Space Nuclear Research (CSNR) Summer Fellowship ProgramMarch$600, $700 weekly stipend for master's ,and PhD students, respectively. Also up to $1,000 for travelNo specificationsMaster's/PhDFor undergraduate and graduate students to experience cutting-edge research in nuclear power and propulsion technologies. Students will work for 10-12 weeks in the summer as part of a team of students and with scientists at the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) to complete a research project of current interest to NASA in potential nuclear technology performance.
Center for the Education of Women (CEW) Menakka and Essel Bailey Graduate Fellowship Program (University of Michigan Fellowship)February$6,500U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDFor graduate students, on the Ann Arbor campus, who are not international students and are pursuing research, field work, cultural experience, or other study relevant to their graduate degree, including the language of the country being visited. Preference is given to studies related to public health, health care, or environmental work and to students seeking funds in addition to this source.
Center for the Education of Women (CEW) Scholarships (University of Michigan Fellowship)February$1,000-10,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDFor female students who are returning to school after a break of at least 48 months.
Clare Boothe Luce ProgramMarchVaries, up to $50,000+U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDSince its first grants in 1989 the Clare Boothe Luce Program (CBL) has become the single most significant source of private support for women in science, mathematics and engineering. Clare Boothe Luce, the widow of Henry R. Luce, was a playwright, journalist, U.S. Ambassador to Italy, and the first woman elected to Congress from Connecticut. In her bequest establishing this program, she sought “to encourage women to enter, study, graduate, and teach” in science, mathematics and engineering. Thus far, the program has supported more than 1900 women.
Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) Smithsonian Institution FellowshipDecemberStipend is $32,700 for one year, and fellows are eligible for tuition and health insurance benefits in accordance with their university policy. Fellows are eligible to receive allowances for related expenses and for temporary relocation to the Smithsonian.U.S. CitizenPhDThe Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) and the Smithsonian Institution (SI) are offering graduate students from CIC member universities predoctoral fellowships to conduct independent research at the Smithsonian in association with members of its research staff. We invite fellowship applications for one-year fellowships to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution facilities.
Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) Multi-Country FellowshipsJanuaryUp to $10,500U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPhDMulti-Country Fellowship Program supports advanced regional or trans-regional research in the humanities, social sciences, or allied natural sciences for U.S. doctoral candidates, and scholars who have already earned their Ph.D. Preference will be given to candidates examining comparative and/or cross-regional research. Applicants are eligible to apply as individuals or in teams.
Cuba Infrastructure Scholarship CompetitionSeptemberUp to $6,000No specifications
The Cuba Infrastructure Scholarship Competition (CISC) entails that university-level student teams formulate and present a project of their choice on the reconstruction of Cuba’s public infrastructure that relates to the engineering field in transportation, water resources, power, telecommunications, healthcare or agriculture. Any questions regarding the competition guidelines should be directed to the Chair of the CISC Committee by contacting Regina Rodriguez (reggie17r@gmail.com, (305) 803-7387).
DAAD Study Scholarships Varies750 EUR monthly stipend. Coverage of health insurance and travel costs.U.S. Citizen/Other Citizenship(s)/Political Specifier(s)Master's/PhD**Rolling Deadline**This is an exchange agreement between the German Academic Exchange Program and the University of Michigan. Applicants must be advanced graduate students or Ph.D. candidates who can show that a stay in Germany is essential for the completion of their research projects.
Data Incubator Data Science FellowshipMayTuition is fully covered, in-person Fellows are responsible for their own room and board during the fellowshipNo specifications
The Data Incubator is a Cornell-funded data science training organization. We run an 8-week fellowship for PhDs looking to enter industry. A variety of innovative companies partner with The Data Incubator for their hiring and training needs, including LinkedIn, Genentech, Capital One, Pfizer, and many others.
Daybreak Games G.I.R.L. ScholarshipJune$10,000 put towards tuition and other education-related expenses, internship of up to eight (8) weeks at Daybreak Games's headquarters in San Diego, California.U.S. Citizen/U.S. Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDNow in its ninth year, the scholarship has played a major role with helping aspiring game developers gain knowledge and skills in the video game design field, while providing them with valuable assistance for educational expenses. Past winners have gone on to make their own impact across the gaming and art industries.
DOE NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate FellowshipJanuaryVariesU.S. Citizen/U.S. Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDThe DOE NNSA SSGF program provides senior undergraduate students and first- and second-year graduate students focusing their studies on high energy density physics, nuclear science, or properties of materials under extreme conditions and hydrodynamics.with many unique benefits:
A $36,000 yearly stipend; Payment of full tuition and required fees during the appointment period at any accredited U.S. university; An annual $1,000 academic allowance for research or professional development expenses; A term of up to four years, subject to annual renewal; Participation in an annual DOE NNSA SSGF program review, with related travel expenses reimbursed; A 12-week research practicum at one of DOE's national defense laboratories: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory or Sandia National Laboratories (California or New Mexico); Augmented stipend during the practicum; The option to participate in a second practicum at a different DOE laboratory; The opportunity to join a larger scientific community that understands and appreciates the role stewardship science plays across a variety of science and engineering disciplines; Opportunities to attend and publish research results at other conferences.
DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) ProgramNovemberUp to $3,000 stipend for living, up to $2,000 for travelling expensesU.S. Citizen/U.S. Permanent ResidentPhDThe goal of the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is to prepare graduate students for science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) careers critically important to the DOE Office of Science mission, by providing graduate thesis research opportunities at DOE laboratories. The SCGSR program provides supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to pursue part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE laboratory in areas that address scientific challenges central to the Office of Science mission. The research opportunity is expected to advance the graduate students’ overall doctoral thesis while providing access to the expertise, resources, and capabilities available at the DOE laboratories.
Dow Sustainability Fellows Program for Master's Students (University of Michigan Fellowship)OctoberUp to $20,000No specificationsMaster'sRequires Faculty/Administration nomination
In addition to receiving a $20K stipend ($10K per semester), each masters/professional fellow participates in collaborative engagement activities and a substantial interdisciplinary team project. Co-curricular programming consists of monthly seminars and workshops involving a diverse array of sustainability practitioners in addition to other activities. **Students must first be nominated by their department/program (by 10/18/18) and then by the College (note, check with the department for their nomination process and timeline)​**
Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship ProgramApril$5,000-35,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDThe EISENHOWER GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP (provides funding for the pursuit of Masters or Doctorate Degrees in transportation related discipline.
East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students (EAPSI)NovemberParticipation in a pre-departure orientation, a summer stipend, and travel expenses to the research site. EAPSI partner agencies pay in-country living expenses during the Summer Institutes.No specificationsMaster's/PhDAn EAPSI award provides U.S. graduate students in science, engineering, and education: 1) first-hand research experiences in Australia, China, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore or Taiwan; 2) an introduction to the science, science policy, and scientific infrastructure of the respective location; and 3) an orientation to the society, culture and language.
Electrochemical Society Battery Division Student Research AwardMarch$1000, up to $1,000 in travel expensesNo specificationsMaster's/PhDEstablished in 1962 to recognize promising young engineers and scientists in the field of electrochemical power sources.
Electrochemical Society Corrosion Division Morris Cohen Graduate Student AwardDecember$1000, up to $1,000 in travel expensesNo specificationsMaster's/PhDThe purpose of the Award is to recognize and reward outstanding graduate research in the field of corrosion science and/or engineering. Such early recognition of highly qualified corrosion scientists and/or engineers is intended to encourage especially promising researchers to remain active in the field after their graduate research is completed.
Electrochemical Society Energy Technology Division Graduate Student AwardSeptember1,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDThe Energy Technology Division has established the Graduate Student Award to recognize and reward promising young engineers and scientists in fields pertaining to the Division. The awards are intended to encourage the recipients to initiate or continue careers in this field.
Electrochemical Society Industrial Electrochemistry and Electrochemical Engineering Division Student Achievement AwardsSeptember1,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDThe Industrial Electrochemistry and Electrochemical Engineering Division has established the Student Achievement Awards to recognize promising young engineers and scientists in the field of electrochemical engineering. The awards are intended to encourage the recipients to initiate or continue careers in this field.
Electrochemical Society Summer FellowshipsJanuary5,000No specificationsMaster'sThe award, in the form of a fellowship, is given to assist a student during the summer months (June-September) in the pursuit of work in a field of interest to The Electrochemical Society.
Environmental Protection Agency's National Center for Environmental Research (NCER) Fellowships: Science To Achieve Results (STAR)VariesUp to $44,000 per year of, including $12,000 per year for tuition and fees, $27,000 per year in a monthly stipend, and an annual expense allowance of $5,000.U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhD**Rolling Deadline**Graduate students at Master's and doctoral levels in environmentally related fields of study.
ExxonMobil LOFT FellowshipApril1,000U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident + Racial/Ethnic Specifier(s)(Hispanic college students) The Fellowship consists of: five 1-hour meetings with mentor (virtual or in person), participation in the Harvard-certified ExxonMobil mentee program (on-line), an exclusive curriculum to introduce Fellows to the organization and company career opportunities, and a $1,000 educational grant. In addition, there exists the possibility to interview for ExxonMobil positions (internships/full-time) upon successful completion of the Fellowship.
This opportunity is highly competitive and open to sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students attending a 4 year college or university.
- Fellowship applicants with the following majors will be given priority:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
Ford Foundation Dissertation Diversity FellowshipsJanuary$25,000, plus conference fee for Conference of Ford fellowsU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPhDFor grad students working to complete their dissertations.
Ford Foundation Fellowship ProgramsNovemberU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent Resident PhD/ScDThrough its Fellowship Programs, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.

Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation.
Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Diversity FellowshipsNovember$45,000 stipend, plus conference fee for Conference of Ford fellowsU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPostdocFor individuals engaged in postdoctoral study after the attainment of the Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree
Ford Foundation Predoctoral FellowshipsNovember$24,000 stipendU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPhDFor individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree.
Foreign Languages & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships (University of Michigan Fellowship)JanuaryAcademic Year: $15,000 stipend and covers full tuition and mandatory fees; Summer: $2,500 stipend and travel award up to $1,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDThe International Institute administers several fellowships related to studying foreign languages and studying abroad. These fellowships all have varying requirements and deadlines.
Fulbright U.S. Student ProgramOctoberMaximum round-trip transportation to the host country; maintenance for the academic year, based on living costs in the host country; book and research allowances; supplemental health and accident insurance; tuition, in some cases; language or orientation courses, where appropriateNo specificationsMaster's/PhDThe U.S. Student Program is designed to give recent B.S./B.A. graduates, master's and doctoral candidates, and young professionals and artists opportunities for personal development and international experience. Most grantees plan their own programs. Projects may include university course work, independent library or field research, classes in a music conservatory or art school, special projects in the social or life sciences, or a combination of these activities. Along with opportunities for intellectual, professional, and artistic growth, the Fulbright Program offers invaluable opportunities to meet and work with people of the host country, sharing daily life as well as professional and creative insights.
Geological Society of America Research GrantsFebruary$2,500-7,500No specificationsPhDEligibility is restricted to GSA members. How to Join GSA.
Applicants (US or non-US) must be currently enrolled in a U.S., Canadian, Mexican or Central American university or college in an earth science degree program (with a geologic component).
Students may receive a total of two GSA graduate student grants in their entire academic career, regardless of what program currently enrolled in.GSA strongly encourages women, minorities, and persons with disabilities to participate fully in this grant program.
German Chancellor FellowshipSeptembera monthly fellowship of € 2,150, €2,450 or €2,750, depending on your qualificationsNo specificationsMaster's/PhDThe program is targeted at accomplished young professionals who are likely to become decision-makers, thought leaders, and influential voices in their respective fields. The program povides fellows the opportunity to spend one year in Germany, where they will network with other prospective leaders from abroad and explore new solutions to the global issues of our times.
Great Minds in STEM HENAAC ScholarshipApril$1,000-10,000No specificationsMaster's/PhD**2017 Application Opens February 2017** HENAAC scholarship recipients continue to pave the way for future generations of Hispanics and lead by example to empower our communities and enhance our nation’s professional technical workforce.
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship AwardSeptemberVariesU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPhD**2017 Application opens Summer 2017** We look to support the graduate education of America's most promising technical talent, the Ph.D.-directed effort of the young men and women who can be expected to have the greatest impact on the application of the physical sciences to human problems during the next half-century.
Hibbitt Engineering Fellows at Brown UniversityAprilAnnual salary plus benefits and an additional research and travel stipend.No specificationsPostdocFor students who have received their Ph.D. in engineering within the past year or will do so by July 2016. The degree must also be in a field in which Brown's School of Engineering focuses its activities. Expected to carry out research with faculty. The start date is in July 2016 and initially lasts for one year, with expected renewal for second year given satisfactory progress. The positions will remain open until filled.
Hispanic Scholarship FundMarch$500-5,000U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident + Racial/Ethnic Specifier(s)Master's/PhDThe College Scholarship Program is available on a competitive basis to graduate students of Hispanic heritage.
Horizons FellowshipVariesThe fellowship covers all tuition and housing costs for an immersive programU.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident + Racial/Ethnic Specifier(s)Master's**Deadline varies by program**The Horizons Fellowship supports outstanding university students in their pursuit to become tomorrow's leaders in technology.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research FellowshipAnnual stipend of $43,000, plus an educational allowance for three years which is applied to tuition.Foreign Citizen/Foreign National/InternationalPhDRequires Faculty/Administration nomination
**Will not have competition in 2017** This fellowship program supports outstanding international predoctoral students studying in the United States who are ineligible for fellowships or training grants through U.S. federal agencies. Participation is by invitation only. Nominated students must be in their second or third year of study to apply for the fellowship. To activate the fellowship, students must be in the third or fourth year of a PhD program at one of the designated institutions.
http://www.google.com/anitaborg/us/$10,000No specificationsMaster's/PhD**Application for 2018 will open Fall 2017.** Dr. Anita Borg devoted her adult life to revolutionizing the way we think about technology and dismantling barriers that keep women and minorities from entering computing and technology fields. Her combination of technical expertise and fearless vision continues to inspire and motivate countless women to become active participants and leaders in creating technology. In her honor, Google is proud to honor Anita's memory and support women in technology with the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship. Google hopes to encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become active role models and leaders in the field.
IBM Ph.D Fellowship Awards ProgramOctober$17,500 plus tuition, fees for one year, IBM ThinkpadNo specificationsPhDRequires Faculty/Administration nomination
Honors exceptional Ph.D. students with interest in areas including business, science and related technical fields such as autonomic computing, nanotechnology. Students must be nominated by faculty.
Innovative Signal Analysis (ISA) FellowshipSeptember4,000U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDMinimum GPA: 3.25. Innovative Signal Analysis (ISA) is pleased to announce that it is offering a $4,000 Fellowship grant to a graduate student in the Electrical Engineering Computer Science Departments to be awarded in 2016. As before, once student data has been delivered, ISA Management will review each application and select winners in the early December timeframe.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellowship in Electrical HistoryFebruaryStipend of $17,000 and a research budget of $3,000 is availableNo specificationsMaster's/PhDThe IEEE Fellowship in Electrical History supports either one year of full-time graduate work in the history of electrical science and technology at a college or university of recognized standing, or up to one year of post-doctoral research for a scholar in this field who has received their Ph.D. within the past three years. Must be a member of IEEE to apply.
International Institute Conference Travel Grants (University of Michigan Fellowship)RollingUp to $300No specificationsMaster's/PhD**Rolling Deadline** Provide opportunities for Rackham graduate students to become familiar with, and take part in the life of their academic professions. Awards are available only to Rackham students who have responded to a formal call for abstracts and whose abstract has been accepted for either poster or paper presentation at a conference.
International Institute Individual Fellowships (University of Michigan Fellowship)FebruaryUp to $5,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDThe International Institute (II) Fellowships are designed to support University of Michigan students (regardless of citizenship) who are enrolled in a degree program and wish to participate in internships or conduct research abroad.
International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) Scholarships and GrantsFebruary$2,500-$10,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDScholarships are granted to students who are enrolled full-time in optics, photonics, imaging, optoelectronics, or a related program.
John von Neumann FellowshipDecemberVariesNo specificationsPhDThe John von Neumann Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Computational Science offers an exceptional opportunity to conduct innovative research in computational mathematics and scientific computing on advanced computing architectures. The Fellowship is a one-year appointment with a possible renewal for a second year. It offers a highly competitive salary, moving expenses, and a generous professional travel allowance. Von Neumann Fellows are supported by the Applied Mathematics program, which is part of the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research.
Joseph L. Fisher Doctoral Dissertation FellowshipsFebruary18,000No specificationsPhDRFF’s primary research disciplines are economics and other social sciences, and proposals originating in these fields will have the greatest likelihood of success. Proposals from the physical or biological sciences must have an immediate and obvious link to environmental policy matters.
Kosciuszko Foundation Tuition Scholarship ProgramJanuary$1,000-7,000U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident + Racial/Ethnic Specifier(s)Master's/PhD**Applications for 2018 will be available Fall 2017** Scholarships support American students of Polish descent for full-time graduate studies in the United States, the one-year Master's program at the Center for European Studies, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, and English Schools of Medicine in Poland.
L'Oreal Women in Science FellowshipFebruary$60,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPostdocThe L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. The program is the U.S. component of the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Fellowships program. Celebrating its thirteenth year in the U.S., the For Women in Science program has awarded 65 postdoctoral women scientists over $3 million in grants.
LANL-African American Partner ProgramMarch$48,000-63,000 annuallyU.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident + Racial/Ethnic Specifier(s)Master's/PhDLos Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is pleased to issue this call for African American Partner Program (AAPP) Graduate Internships. LANL would like to invite African American graduate students to join its workforce and apply their STEM talents to solving problems of national interest. The goal of these graduate internships is to kick-start the development of long-term relationships between the Laboratory and outstanding students and their universities, while assisting students toward completion of their degrees and furthering research interests. Students will receive in-depth and committed mentoring from experienced LANL Principle Investigators (PIs). The next Call for Applications is planned for 2017.
Link Foundation Doctoral Research Fellowships in Ocean Engineering and InstrumentationFebruary$28,500No specificationsPhDTo foster ocean engineering and ocean instrumentation research; to enhance both the theoretical and practical knowledge and applications of ocean engineering and instrumentation research; and to disseminate the results of that research through lectures, seminars and publications.
Link Foundation Energy FellowshipsDecember$28,500 annually for two yearsNo specificationsPhDPreference will be given to candidates who have a well-defined thesis direction but who still have enough time remaining working toward their Ph.D. that receipt of a Link Foundation Fellowship could make a difference.
Luce Scholars ProgramOctoberIn addition to the basic stipend, a cost of living allowance and a housing allowance may be provided to Scholars living in areas where such costs are high.U.S. Citizen
The Luce Scholars Program provides stipends and internships for fifteen young Americans to live and work in Asia each year. Dating from 1974, the program's purpose is to increase awareness of Asia among future leaders in American society. Students must be nominated by College.
MAES ScholarshipsAprilVariesNo specificationsMaster's/PhDYou must be a MAES members
Michigan Council of Women in Technology MCWT ScholarshipJanuary$5,000 annually, up to 2 yearsMaster's/PhDOffers scholarships to students in graduate school. Total possible award is $15,000
Michigan Department of Civil RightsRollingCost of TuitionU.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident + Racial/Ethnic Specifier(s)Master's/PhD**Rolling Deadline** Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver applications are processed by the Department of Civil Rights.
To be eligible:
You must qualify for admission at one of Michigan's public colleges or universities AND
You must be ¼ or more Native American blood quantum as certified by your Tribal Enrollment Department AND
You must be an enrolled citizen of a U.S. Federally Recognized Tribe as certified by your Tribal Enrollment Department AND
You must be a legal resident of the state of Michigan for not less than 12 consecutive months.
Michigan Space Grant Consortium (MSGC) (University of Michigan Fellowship)November$5,000U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDFor students in aerospace, space science, Earth System science and other related science, engineering or mathematical fields.
Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s ScholarshipVaries$20,000No specificationsMaster's/PhDRequires Faculty/Administration nomination
**Application Deadline Varies**The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year scholarship program for outstanding women graduate students and is designed to help increase the number of women pursuing a PhD. This program supports women in the second year of their graduate studies. Women who are interested in this scholarship must apply during first year of graduate studies. Scholarships are granted by Microsoft Research at the discretion of Microsoft.
Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship ProgramOctoberNo specificationsPhDRequires Faculty/Administration nomination
The Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship is a two-year fellowship program for outstanding PhD students nominated by their universities. To be eligible for this fellowship, you must apply during your second or third year of PhD studies. Fellowships are granted by Microsoft Research at the discretion of Microsoft.
Minorities Striving and Pursuing Higher Degrees of Success in Earth System Science$1,000U.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentPhD**Last known update: September 2014**. For underrepresented minorities with the overall purpose of facilitating the achievement of attaining outstanding Earth system science careers.
NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program$35,000 stipend annually for two years, up to $11,000 for tuition, or up to $10,000 for summer internshipU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhD**Last known update in 2015**NASA's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) is directed toward enhancing the state of aeronautics for the nation, transforming the nation's air transportation system, and developing the knowledge, tools, and technologies to support future air and space vehicles.
NASA Graduate Student Researchers ProjectMarchNot listedU.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDThe project offers competitive fellowships to U.S. citizens who are pursuing graduate degrees at the Masters and Doctoral levels, at U. S. accredited colleges and universities in areas of science and engineering that support the NASA research and development mission. GSRP and other NASA Office of Education fellowship opportunities can be found via the NASA One Stop Shopping Initiative (OSSI) online application system at: http://intern.nasa.gov
NASA Harriett G. Jenkins Predoctoral Fellowship Project (JPFP)OctoberPh.D. Fellows - $24,000 (annually), Master's Fellows - $18,000 (annually), $8500 Tuition Offset (Ph.D. and Master's Fellows), $8000 for 10 week research experience U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDThe JPFP aims to increase the U.S. talent pool of underrepresented groups, including women, ethnic minorities, and persons with disabilities who receive Master's and Doctoral degrees participating in the STEM workforce.
National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM)November$16,000 stipend in the first academic year, provides a living stipend up to the 5th year of PhD program, minimum of one paid summer internship with a GEM Employer Member, full tuition and fees at a GEM University MemberU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDFor under-represented minorities. There are multiple fellowships for both Masters' and PhD students.
National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Lawrence F. Skibbie Graduate Scholarship AwardUp to $10,000U.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDIntended to support one or more advanced graduate students in engineering, science, or management.
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)DecemberFull tuition and required fees for 3 years, monthly stipend, and up to $1,000 a year in medical insuranceU.S. CitizenPhDGraduate Students who will pursue a doctoral degree in, or closely related to, an area of DoD interest within one of the following disciplines: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biosciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Cognitive, Neural and Behavioral Sciences, Computer and Computational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Geosciences, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Oceanography, Physics.
National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC)December$20,000 stipend per year up to six years plus two summers paid research employment and travelU.S. CitizenMaster's/PhDGraduate Fellowships in the Physical Sciences (and Engineering). Special emphasis toward the recruitment of minority and female students. Students can be in their first year of study. Do some work at some National Laboratories, or Amgen.
National Research Council of the National Academies Research Associateship ProgramNovemberPh.D: $35,000 stipend; Graduate: begin at $30,000 stipendU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDAwardees have the opportunity to conduct independent research in an area compatible with the interests of the sponsoring laboratory; develop full-time effort to research a publication; and collaborate with leading scientists and engineers at federal research laboratories.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)OctoberStipend of $30,000/year, plus education coverage of $10,500 for up to three years, and a 1-time $1,000 travel allowance for research abroadU.S. Citizen/U.S. National/Permanent ResidentMaster's/PhDThe program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements in STEM or STEM education. NSF especially encourages women, members of underrepresented minority groups, persons with disabilities, veterans, and undergraduate seniors to apply.
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