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School of Graduate Studies and Research
515 Orr Drive
Room 469 Tucker Hall
Tallahassee, FL 32307
 
 
Travel Grants for Graduate Students

 

Delores A. Auzenne Fellowship

McKnight Doctoral Fellowship Program
  • Overview and Deadline Information

Prospective Student

Graduate Students Research Awards Program (GSRAP)
  • Overview and Deadline Information
  • GSRAP Proposal Guidelines;
  • Proposal Submission (via Blackboard);
  • 12 Steps to a Winning Research Proposal;
  • Grant Writing Basics (Workshop Presentation)

 

Post-Doctoral Science and Engineering Research Award from the National Research Council

Sponsored by: National Research Council of the National Academies

Eligibility: Ph.D. received or imminent at time of application

Duration: 1 year with the possibility of renewals for up to 3 years

Annual Stipend Amount: $45,000- $80,000 for recent Ph.D. Recipients; higher for additional experience, relocation, professional travel and health insurance

Annual Deadlines: February 1, May 1, August 1 and November 1

Apply online at: www.nationalacademies.org/rap

Contact for Questions: Phone: (202)-334-2760 or Email: Rap@nas.edu

 

Pre-Doctoral Fellowship from the Ford Foundation

Eligibility: Ph.D seeking student with a minimum of 3 years to complete current program, committed to a career in teaching at research at the college or university level, show evidence of superior academic excellence and must be a African American, Hispanic or Asian Pacific student.

Duration: 1 year with the possibility of renewals for up to 3 years

Annual Stipend Amount: $20,000, $2,000 for Tuition and Fees and Expenses paid to attend at least one Conference of Ford Fellows

Deadline: November 20, 2013

Contact for Questions: Phone: 202-334-2872 or Email: infofell@nas.edu

Website: http://national-academies.org/ford

 

Dissertation Fellowship from the Ford Foundation

Eligibility: Ph.D seeking student, committed to a career in teaching at research at the college or university level, show evidence of superior academic excellence, and must be African American, Hispanic or Asian Pacific student.

Duration: 9-12 months

Stipend Amount: $21,000  and expenses paid to attend one Conference of Ford Fellows

Deadline: November 15, 2013

Contact for Questions: Phone: 202-334-2872 or Email: infofell@nas.edu

Website: http://national-academis.org/ford

 

Post- Doctoral Fellowship from the Ford Foundation

Eligibility: Awarded a Ph.D no earlier than November 30, 2006 and no later than November 15, 2013 see, committed to a career in teaching at research at the college or university level, show evidence of superior academic excellence and must be a African American, Hispanic or Asian Pacific student.

Duration: 9-12 months

Stipend Amount: $40,000, $1,500 Employing Institution Allowance, and Expenses paid to attend on Conference of Ford Fellows

Deadline: November 15, 2013

Contact for Questions: Phone: 202-334-2872 or Email: infofell@nas.edu

Website: http://national-academies.org/ford

American Association of University Women Career Development Grants
Purpose: Awarded to women in the early stages of graduate studies preparing to reenter the workforce, change careers, or advance their current careers.

Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/

Amount of award: $2,000-$12,000

Deadline: mid-December-check with funder for exact deadline

Address: AAUW Fellowships and Grants
C/O ACT, Inc.
P.O. Box 4030
Iowa City, IA 52243-4030

Contact for Questions: Phone (319) 337-1716, ext 60 or Email aauw@act.org

American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship Program
Purpose: To support the development and training of minority sociologists interested in issues of mental health. Funded by a grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), the MFP seeks to attract talented minority students who are interested in the social dimensions of mental health issues and to facilitate their placement, work, and success in appropriate graduate programs.

Website: http://www.asanet.org/funding/index.cfm

Amount of award: $18,000 annually, plus tuition

Deadline: January 31

Address: American Sociological Association
Minority Affairs Program
1430 K Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, D.C. 20005

Contact for Questions: Phone (202) 383-9005 or Email minority.affairs@asanet.org

Department of Defense Scholarships, Apprenticeships, and Fellowships
Purpose: The DoD has possibilities for graduate students in science and engineering. Check website frequently.

Website: http://www.asee.org/fellowship-programs

Amount of award:$30,500-$38,000

Deadline: n/a

Address: NDSEG Fellowship Program
c/o American Society for Engineering Education
1818 N Street N. W., Suite 600
Washington, DC, 20036

Contact for Questions: Phone (202) 331-3500 or Email ndseg@asee.org

Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Fellowships
Purpose: The DoE offers fellowships for students which provide partial tuition support, an annual stipend for living expenses, and a research stipend for full-time graduate study and thesis/dissertation research at a U.S. academic institution for three years. Check website frequently.

Website: http://scgf.orau.gov/

Amount of award: $10,500 for tuition and fees, $5,000 annual research allowance, $35,000 annual living stipend for three years.

Deadline: n/a

Address: c/o Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
DOE-SCGF Program, MS-36
P.O. Box 117
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-0117

Contact for Questions: Email SCGRInfo@science.doe.gov

Department of Energy Nuclear Energy University Programs
Purpose: Scholarships and fellowships related to nuclear science and engineering—Eligible areas of study include nuclear engineering, nuclear materials science, radiochemistry, applied nuclear physics, and nuclear policy.
Students must be attending an institution participating in the program. Check website frequently

Website: https://inlportal.inl.gov/portsl/server.pt/community/neup_home/600/felloweships

Amount of award: $50,000 per year for three years (fellowship); $5,000 (scholarship).

Deadline: n/a

Address: NEUP Integration Office
Attn: Integration Office
P.O. Box 1625
MS 3560
Idaho Falls, ID 83415

Contact for Questions: Phone (202) 526-1336 or Email jenna.payne@inl.gov

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF)
Purpose: Three years of “early-stage” support for graduate students seeking research-based master’s or doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines, including the social sciences

Website: http://ww.nsfgrfp.org/

Amount of award: $32,000 annually plus $12,000 for tuition

Deadline: n/a

Address: GRF Operations Center
1818 N Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036

Contact for Questions: Phone (866) 673-4737 or Email info@nsfgrfp.org

Ford Foundation Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral Fellowships for Minorities
Purpose: To increase diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties. Predoctoral fellowships are awarded in a nationwide competition to individual who demonstrate superior scholarship and show greatest promise for the future achievement as scholars, researchers, and teachers in institutions of higher education.

Website: http://www.nationalacademies.org/fellowships

Amount of award: Annual stipend of $20,000 to each fellow and annual institutional allowance of $2,000 to the fellowship institution in lieu of tuition and fees (predoctoral); annual stipend of $21,000 (dissertation fellowship); $40,000 (postdoctoral)

Duration: 3 years(predoctoral fellowship); one-year stipend, 9 to 12 months (dissertation fellowship); one-year stipend, 9 to 12 months (postdoctoral)

Deadline: November—check for exact dates

Address: NAS Fellowship Office, Keck 576
National Research Council
500 Fifth Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Contact for Questions: Phone (202) 334-2872 or Email infofell@nas.edu

Jacob K. Javits Fellowships
Purpose: To assist students of superior ability to pursue graduate study leading to the doctorate or masters in selected fieds in the arts, social sciences, and humanities

Website: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html

Amount of award: Up to $30,000, depending on financial need as determined by academic institution plus tuition

Duration: up to 48 months

Deadline: October—check with Department for exact date

Address: Jacob Javits Fellowship Program
U. S. Department of Education
1990 K Street, NW, Room 6089
Washington, D.C. 20006-8524

Contact for Questions: Phone (202) 502-7542 or Email ope_javits_program@ed.gov

Department of Energy Nuclear Energy University Programs
Purpose: To award merit-based scholarships to college students who plan to pursue careers in government or elsewhere in public service and wish to attend graduate or professional school to help[ prepare for their careers.

Website: http://www.truman.gov

Eligibility: Junior-level students at 4-year colleges and universities who have extensive records of public and community service. Scholars may defer award up to 4 years for graduate studies.
Stipend: $30,000 for graduate studies

Deadline: February—Check with foundation for date

Address: The Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation
712 Jackson Place NW
Washington, DC 20006

Contact for Questions: Phone (202) 395-4831 or Email office@truman.gov