Graduate Funding Opportunities
National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping provides funding for data collection to graduate student PIs
Geological Society of America Graduate Student Research Grants
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Environmental Protection Agency Research Fellowships for students
Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund for fellowships in any recognized field of study in the humanities, social sciences or natural sciences
Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Award Offers three years of direct program support and two years of institutional support from the scholar’s college, university and/or department, in the form of a $20,000 annual stipend, only for participating institutions
The Hertz Foundation Fellowship Supports graduate students working towards a Ph.D. in physical, biological and engineering sciences
Ford Foundation PreDoctoral Fellowship Provides three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Ph.D.
Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship For PhD students who are All But Dissertation (ABD)
National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship Highly competitive, portable fellowship awarded to U.S. citizens and nationals who intend to pursue a doctoral degree in one of fifteen supported disciplines
Department of Defense SMART Scholarship Program For graduate students in STEM disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion
Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust Open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a US university
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Computational Science Graduate Fellowship For students pursuing doctoral degrees in fields that use high-performance computing to solve complex science and engineering problems
National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC) Welcomes applications from any qualified U.S. citizen who has the ability to pursue graduate work at an NPSC member institution
Science & Technology Policy Fellowships Provides opportunities for scientists and engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking while contributing their knowledge and analytical skills in the federal policy realm
Microsoft PhD Fellowship Program Two-year fellowship program for PhD students at participating U.S. or Canadian universities enrolled in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics, or a department within the scope of these areas
John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Program Open to any student, regardless of citizenship that has an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources
Link Foundation Energy Fellowships Offers 2-year fellowships of $28,500/year for students working toward a Ph.D. degree
Data Science Fellowship Open to anyone who has obtained, or is within 1 year of obtaining, their master's or PhD degree in any field
Livermore Graduate Scholar Program Open to Ph.D. students in the United States who have completed their core courses and any relevant comprehensive and/or qualifying examination in order to pursue research leading to a Ph.D. degree
Linda Hall Library Fellowship Invites pre-and post-doctoral scholars of exceptional promise to apply for its 2017/18 fellowships in the history of science and related areas of science and technology studies
MyBioSource Scholarship Program Opening up doors to thriving students allowing them to explore the endless possibilities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Four Corners Geological Society Master’s Degree thesis grant
Geothermal Resources Council Graduate scholarships
American Meteorological Society Graduate Fellowships to attract promising young scientists to prepare for careers in the meteorological, oceanic, and hydrologic fields.
Horton Research Grant to promote excellence through encouragement of the next generation of professionals in the hydrological sciences
Farouk El-Baz Student Research Award for desert studies
Fred Scarf Award in recognition of an outstanding dissertation that contributes directly to solar-planetary science.
Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Patterson Memorial Award for student field work
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Graduate Student Fellowships internships, fellowships, visiting researcher applications
Society of Organic Petrology Spackman Award for graduate student research
NOAA National Estuarine Research Reserves Margaret Davidson Graduate Fellowship for students working at national estuarine research reserves.
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for new immigrants to the United States to pursue graduate education
Sigma Delta Epsilon Graduate Women in Geoscience Fund (membership not required)
GEM Fellowship Program Goal of this program is to increase the number of minority students who pursue doctoral degrees in the natural science disciplines.
HHMI Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study Support exceptional graduate students who are committed to increasing diversity among scientific leaders
Amelia Earhart Fellowship Open to women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree, in the field of aerospace-related sciences or engineering
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers Graduate Teaching Fellowships Open to outstanding doctoral candidates in mechanical engineering education (and related engineering fields), particularly women and minorities
The Generation Google Scholarship Financial support and community building for underrepresented groups in tech
Women Techmakers Scholars Program An academic scholarship, awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on the community of women in tech
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Assists students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree by awarding scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000
Facebook Graduate Fellowship Open to PhD students globally who are enrolled in an accredited university in any country
Association for Women in Science Educational Awards
GSSI Student Grant to support AGU’s Near-Surface Geophysics Section’s student scientists conducting field geophysical research using Ground-Penetrating Radar (GPR) and Electromagnetic (EM) methods.
Dewan Young Scientists Scholarship for graduate students studying atmospheric science and space physics.
Chateaubriand Fellowship Program - Supports outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who wish to conduct research in France
Jackson Wild Media Lab fellowship in science film making