Nationally Competitive Graduate Fellowships

Below is a listing of a number of nationally competitive fellowships arranged by application deadline. If you have specific questions regarding one of these fellowships, please contact the sponsor.


American Educational Research Association Dissertation Grants
Fulbright Fellowships for International Study
GEM Fellowships
Microsoft Research PhD Fellowships
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships
Spencer Dissertation Fellowships
Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowships in Women’s Studies


American Association of University Women (AAUW) Fellowships
Environmental Protection Agency STAR Fellowships
Ford Foundation Fellowships
National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships
Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
Social Science Research Council (SSRC) International Dissertation Research Fellowships


Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) Scholarships
International Peace Scholarship
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships
Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarships


American Meteorological Society Graduate Fellowships
Computational Science Graduate Fellowships
DOE NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship
Facebook Fellowship
Link Foundation Fellowships in Advanced Simulation and Training
National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Graduate Fellowships
Smithsonian Institution Fellowships


EPA National Network for Environmental Management Studies (NNEMS) Fellowships
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Dissertation Fellowships
Jefferson Science Associates (JSA)/Jefferson Lab Graduate Fellowships
National Research Council (NRC) Research Associateships
Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Graduate Fellowships


Shaver Hitchings Scholarships
WREI Congressional Fellowships on Women and Public Policy