CEW Scholarships (University of Michigan Fellowship)
For female students who are returning to school after a break of at least 48 months.
Rackham Barbour Scholarship (University of Michigan Fellowship)
Scholarships for Asian women ("From Turkey to Japan and the Philippines") who have completed at least two terms of graduate work at the University of Michigan prior to award tenure. Recipients must be in residence on campus as a full-time student during award tenure.
Rackham Engineering Awards (REA) (University of Michigan Fellowship)
For underrepresented graduate students in the Physical Science or Engineering fields.
Rackham International Students Fellowship and Chia-Lun Lo Fellowship Program (University of Michigan Fellowship)
Available to assist outstanding international students, especially those who may be ineligible for other kinds of support because of citizenship. Students must be nominated by their department, and in their second or third year of study. Each department may nominate no more than two students. In addition the Chia-Lun Lo Fellowship assists outstanding students in the Rackham programs who have earned a previous degree from a university in Taiwan.
Rackham Martin Luther King, Jr./Cesar Chavez/Rosa Parks Future Faculty Fellowship (University of Michigan Fellowship)
For underrepresented minorities in a doctoral program, who are Michigan residents, and plan to teach in post secondary education.
Rackham Non-Traditional Fellowships (University of Michigan Fellowship)
To aid Michigan Residents who wish to return to graduate school after an extended absence and where the interruption in schooling may have placed them at a disadvantage in competing with more traditional students for financial assistance awarded at the time of admission.
Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship Program (University of Michigan Fellowship)
Awarded to outstanding students who have achieved candidacy and are currently working on dissertation research- and writing.
Susan Lipschutz, Margaret Ayers Host and Anna Olcott Smith Awards for Women Graduate Students (University of Michigan Fellowship)
For women actively pursuing a doctoral degree in any Rackham program, and who have achieved candidacy. Each department may nominate only one student.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Fellowships
Selected Professions Fellowships, PhD Dissertation Fellowships & International Fellowships:
Selected 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 Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) Graduate Fellowships Program
For enrolled members of federally recognized American Indian tribes or Alaska Native groups, or for those who can provide documentation of descendancy (possess one fourth degree federally-recognized Indian blood) and financial need.
American Public Power Association (APPA) Student Research Grants
Demonstration 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 Grants
The 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.
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Graduate Scholarship Program
Awarded to full-time postgraduate students who have earned Master's degrees or the equivalent and who are currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. doctoral degree program in electrical, electronics, chemical, systems or communications engineering, physics, math, or computer science. Endorsement by the Dean of the College of Engineering is required, regardless of major.
AT&T Labs Fellowship Program
Fellowships are available to outstanding minority and women students who are pursuing PhD studies in computer and communications-related fields, including computer science, math, statistics, electrical engineering, operations, systems, etc.
Charles & Anne Lindbergh Foundation
Each year, The Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation provides grants of up to $10,580 (a symbolic amount representing the cost of the "Spirit of St. Louis") to men and women whose individual initiative and work in a wide spectrum of disciplines furthers the Lindberghs' vision of a balance between the advance of technology and the preservation of the natural/human environment.
DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE-CSGF)
Graduate students pursuing PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, and Scientific or engineering disciplines.
Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships in the Applied Physical Sciences
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, biological and engineering sciences to human problems during the next half-century.
Ford Foundation Dissertation Diversity Fellowships
For grad students working to complete their dissertations.
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Diversity Fellowships
Provides 3 years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a PhD.
Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Provides outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Natives, Asian Pacific Islander Americans, and Hispanic American studentswith significant financial need an opportunity to complete a graduate education in mathematics, science, engineering, education or library science.
Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) PhD Fellowship
Provides mentorship and financial assistance to admitted PhD students interested in careers in teaching and/or academia. Students who are admitted should indicate their interest in this fellowship to their faculty contact during the admission process. Eligible students will be directed to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which will allow the department to determine stipend level. Awarding of GAANN fellowships is a competitive process: a GAANN committee within the department will determine the recipients from the pool of all eligible applicants.
IBM PhD Fellowship Program
Honors exceptional PhD students with interest in areas including business, science and related technical fields such as autonomic computing, nanotechnology. Fellows are matched with an IBM mentor according to their area of interest. Student must be nominated by a faculty advisor, enrolled full-time, and have completed at least on year of doctoral study.
IEEE Charles LeGeyt Fortescue Graduate Scholarship Fund
Awarded for one year to a full-time graduate student obtaining their Masters in electrical engineering.
IEEE Life Member Graduate Study Fellowship
The fellowship is awarded annually to a first year, full-time graduate student working toward a Master's degree in electrical engineering.
Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT)
The Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program seeks to train PhD scientists and engineers with the interdisciplinary background and the technical, professional and personal skills needed to address the global questions of the future. Through the use of innovative curricula and internships, and by focusing on problem-centered training, these programs give their graduates the edge needed to become leaders in their chosen fields.
Intel Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship Program
The Intel Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship Program awards two-year fellowships to Ph.D. candidates pursuing leading-edge work in fields related to Intel's business and research interests. Fellowships are available at select U.S. universities, by invitation only, and focus on Ph.D. students who have completed at least one year of study. The program encourages applicants from underrepresented minority groups, including women. The fellowship includes a cash award (tuition/fees/stipend), an Intel� architecture-based laptop gifted by Intel Corporation, an Intel mentor, an invitation to the Fellowship Forum at Intel in October, and the opportunity to participate in an internship at Intel. Student must be nominated by a faculty advisor.
International 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.
International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) Scholarships and Grants
Scholarships are granted to students who are enrolled full- or part-time in optics, photonics, imaging, optoelectronics, or a related degree program.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship Program
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship Program will award approximately 65 scholarships to seniors and recent graduates planning to attend graduate school for the first time starting this fall. Students interested in this scholarship must be nominated by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Faculty Representative at their institution. Currently, graduate scholarships are offered only to students whi received undergraduate fellowships through the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.
Link Foundation Energy Fellowships
"Preference 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."
NASA Earth System Science Fellowship Program
Ensures continued training of interdisciplinary scientists to support the study of the Earth as a system, especially focusing on Earth remote sensing.
NASA Graduate Student Researcher's Program (GSRP)
The NASA Graduate Student Research Program (GSRP) awards fellowships for graduate study leading to masters or doctoral degrees in the fields of science, mathematics, and engineering related to NASA research and development.
NASA Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Program (JPFP)
The Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-doctoral Fellowship provides up to 3 years of funding and support to full-time graduate students (master's and doctoral level) who are underrepresented in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
National Academies / National Research Council Graduate Research Awards
These competitive awards are administered on behalf of 26 US government research agencies and allow recipients to conduct independent research in federal laboratories and affiliated institutions.
National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM)
For under-represented minorities. There is both a Masters' and PhD program.
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship
Graduate 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)
Graduate 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.
Northeast Consortium for Faculty Diversity Dissertation-Year Fellowships
Graduate students who are approaching their dissertation- writing stage or already in this stage are encouraged to apply.
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
The purpose of The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is to provide opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished New Americans to achieve leadership in their chosen fields. The Program was established in recognition of the contributions New Americans have made to American life and in gratitude for the opportunities the United States has afforded the donors and their family.
PEO International Peace Scholarship
The International Peace Scholarship Fund is a program which provides scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada.
Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) DoD/Service Scholarship
Awarded to undergraduates and graduates for the duration of their degree studies. SMART Scholars must be able to obtain a security clearance and willing to work in a security lab upon graduation for a duration of time commensurate with their SMART Scholarship award period.
Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Graduate Fellowship Program and Master's Scholarship Program
The Graduate Fellowship Program (GFP) addresses the issues of improving educational opportunities at the doctoral level and supplying a relevantly educated work force for the semiconductor industry. The objectives of the program are 1) to encourage academically gifted U.S./permanent resident students to pursue doctoral degrees in research areas consistent with SRC goals, and 2) to develop a cadre of the highest quality doctoral graduates for SRC member companies and U.S. universities.
The Master's Scholarship Program (MSP) addresses issues of improving educational opportunities at the master's level for students in underrepresented minority categories. The objectives of the program are: 1) to encourage academically gifted U.S./permanent resident students in these populations to pursue graduate research in areas consistent with Global Research Collaboration (GRC) goals, and 2) to develop a cadre of highest quality minority candidates for doctoral study and hire by GRC companies.
UNCF Merck Science Research Dissertation Graduate Fellowships
The UNCF-Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowships are intended to support African-American graduate students as they complete coursework, conduct research, and prepare the dissertation required for the doctoral degree in the biomedically relevant life or physical sciences.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security Graduate Fellowships (DHS)
First- and second-year graduate fellowships for research-based graduate degree in the physical, biological, social and behavioral sciences including science policy, engineering, mathematics, or computer science. NOTE: graduate fellowships will not be offered during the 2010 competition cycle.