Graduate Student Fellowships with Approaching Deadlines
Sept. 5 and 12 – Fulbright U.S. Student Program (campus deadlines)
The U.S. Student Program offers recent graduates and graduate students research/study and English-teaching opportunities in over 140 countries. Fulbrighters meet, work, live with and learn from the people of the host country, sharing daily experiences. The typical funding period is nine to twelve months. Click here for more information.
Sept. 9 – NSF Science of Science and Innovation Policy Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants
Research funded by the program develops, improves and expands models, analytical tools, data and metrics that can be applied in the science policy decision making process. Grants funding opportunity is designed to improve the quality of dissertation research Grants provide funds for items not usually available from the student's U.S. academic institution. Click here for more information.
Sept. 11 – NSF EAR Postdoctoral Fellowships
The program supports researchers for a period of up to two years with fellowships that can be taken to the institution of their choice (including institutions abroad). The program is intended to recognize beginning investigators of significant potential, and provide them with research experience, mentorship, and training that will establish them in leadership positions in the Earth Sciences community. Click here for more information.
Oct. 2 – National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP)
This one-year salaried fellowship administered by the Pacific Northwest Nuclear Lab places highly qualified graduate students and postdocs into year-long assignments across the NNSA to gain experience in areas such as nonproliferation, stockpile stewardship, and infrastructure & oversight. Fellows receive an annual salary of $53,300 ($63,550 for postdocs); hiring bonus of $4,000; medical benefits; tuition reimbursement (if eligible); training, professional development, & networking opportunities; and $10,000 travel/training allowance. Click here for more information.
Oct. 15 – NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowships
The program supports researchers for a period of up to three years with fellowships that may be taken to eligible host institutions of their choice. The program is intended to recognize early-career investigators of significant potential and to provide them with experience in research and education that will establish them in positions of distinction and leadership in the scientific community. Click here for more information.
Oct. 16 – NIH NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)
The objective of the award is to identify and encourage outstanding graduate students who are recognized by their institutions as having high potential and strong interest in pursuing careers as independent cancer researchers, and then to facilitate their successful transition to postdoctoral positions. Must be in 3rd or 4th year of graduate school. Limited submission; internal deadline of October 16. Click here for more information.
Oct. 21-25 – NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)
The GRFP provides fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate careers based on their demonstrated potential for significant research achievements in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. Three years of support is provided by the program for graduate study that leads to a research-based master's or doctoral degree. Click here for more information.
Oct. 23 – Hertz Foundation Fellowship
The Hertz Graduate Fellowship Award is based on merit (not need) and consists of a cost-of-education allowance and a personal-support stipend. Eligible applicants for Hertz Fellowships must be students of the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, and engineering who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States of America. Click here for more information.
Oct. 23 – Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships
ACLS invites applications for Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships, which support a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of PhD dissertation writing. The program encourages timely completion of the PhD. Applicants must be prepared to complete their dissertations within the period of their fellowship tenure and no later than August 31, 2020. Click here for more information.
Nov. 1 – Paul and Daisy Fellowships for New Americans
This fellowship is intended for US immigrants and children of immigrants pursuing full time graduate degrees at American institutions. Applicants must not have begun the third year of the program that they are seeking funding for as of the deadline. Click here for more information.
Nov. 1 – AAUW American Fellowships
The American Association of University Women offer fellowships to women pursuing full-time study to complete dissertations, conducting postdoctoral research full-time, or preparing research for publications for eight consecutive weeks. Click here for more information.
Nov. 15 – AAUW International Fellowships
The American Association of University Women offer fellowships to women who are not US citizens or permanent residents and are pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States. Click here for more information.