Upcoming STEM Fellowships Deadlines

Upcoming Fellowships Deadlines

Applications are now open for the following STEM-related awards. For more information, go to drexel.edu/fellowships or email fellowships@drexel.edu

NSF East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) National Deadline: November 13

The NSF East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) provide U.S. graduate students in science and engineering first-hand research experience in Australia, China, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, or Taiwan. Programs run approximately 8-10 weeks and include airfare, living expenses, and $5,000 stipend.  For more information, go to: www.nsf.gov/eapsi

UNCF Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowship / Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship National Deadline: December 2 (grad) / November 6 (undergrad)

The UNCF/ Merck Science Initiative supports African-American students in the life and physical sciences and engineering with scholarships and fellowships at three levels: undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral. Awards include tuition and fees, stipends (up to $77,000), educational allowances, and research opportunities. For more information, go to: http://umsi.uncf.org/sif

National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC) Graduate Fellowship National Deadline: November 30 / Dec. 8

The NPSC Graduate Fellowship is open to senior undergraduates and graduate students in the physical sciences and related engineering fields. The award covers 2-6 years of graduate school and includes $20,000 expense allowance; tuition and fees; 1-2 paid summer internships with a government agency; and mentoring. For more information, go to: http://www.npsc.org/

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) National Deadline: December 12

The NDSEG Fellowship is a highly competitive, portable fellowship for students who intend to pursue a doctoral degree in one of fifteen supported STEM disciplines. NDSEG Fellowships last for three years and pay for full tuition and all mandatory fees, a monthly stipend, and up to $1,000/year for medical insurance. For more information, go to: https://ndseg.asee.org/

DOD Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program National Deadline: December 15

The SMART Scholarship for Service Program is supports students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in STEM disciplines. Award includes up to $38,000/year stipend, full tuition and feed, paid summer internships, educational and insurance allowance, mentoring, and post-graduation employment placement. For more information, go to: https://smart.asee.org/

Whitaker International Program

National Deadlines: January 20 (Fellows and Scholars Program); February 3 (Summer Program)

The Whitaker International Program sends U.S. biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) students and graduates overseas to undertake a self-designed project that will enhance their careers within the field.  Grantees are encouraged to engage in policy work and conduct research in academic and industry settings. For more information, go to: http://whitaker.org/

**Please note that the Whitaker undergraduate scholarship program has been discontinued.


DOE National Nuclear Security Administration Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship (NNSA SSGF)

National Deadline: January 14

The NNSA SSGF Program supports students pursuing a Ph.D. in fields of study related to stewardship science, such as high energy density physics, nuclear science, or properties of materials under extreme conditions and hydrodynamics. The fellowship includes a $36,000/year stipend renewable up to four years; as well as a 12-week research experience at Lawrence Livermore, Los Alamos or Sandia National Laboratories. For more information, go to:  www.krellinst.org/ssgf/

Coming soon . . .

Department of Energy (DoE) Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (CSGF)

National Deadline: early January. See website for date.

The DOE CSGF program provides support to students pursuing a PhD in scientific or engineering disciplines with an emphasis in high-performance computing, in areas of interest to the DOE. The fellowship includes a $36,000/year stipend renewable up to four years; tuition, fees, and $1-5,000 educational allowance; as well as a 12-week research experience at one of 21 DOE national laboratories or sites. For more information, go to: http://www.krellinst.org/csgf/

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