Fellowships students should consider
Fellowship Description Due Date
Hertz
  • 15 awards total, with a $31,000 stipend
  • Renewable up to five years
November
NSF
  • Approx 1000 awards with a $30,000 stipend
  • Renewable up to three years
November
NDSEG
  • 200 awards available
  • Stipend increases from $30,500 in year one to $31,000 in year two to $31,500 in year three
December
NASA
  • 70 awards total, with a $20,000 stipend
  • Renewable up to three years
  • Requires 10 weeks of research at a NASA center
February
NIH
  • Stipend of $22,032 (F31)
  • Renewable up to five years
April, August, or December
EPA
  • 130 awards available for STAR
  • A stipend of $42,000 for environmental research
  • Renewable up to three years
November
NPSC fellowship
  • Stipend of $20,000 a year
  • Emphasis on minorities and women
  • Renewable up to six years
November
Homeland Security
  • No award offered due to federal budget cuts
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