Research Fellowships

Fellowships that fund or involve research.

Department of Energy Science Graduate Fellowship

The DOE Graduate Fellowship supports students pursuing research training in areas of physics, biology (non-medical), chemistry, mathematics, engineering, computational and computer sciences, and environmental sciences.

National Institutes of Health Post-bac Intramural Research Training Award

The NIH Postbac IRTA program provides recent college graduates who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/pharmacy) school an opportunity to spend one or two years performing full-time research at the NIH.

Department of Homeland Security Fellows Program

The Department of Homeland Security offers a variety of prestigious scholarships, fellowships, internships and training opportunities to expose talented students to the broad national security mission.

American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowships

The American-Scandinavian Foundation offers fellowships and grants to individuals to pursue research, study or creative arts projects in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year.

Fulbright - mtvU Awards

Fulbright-mtvU Fellows explore the power of music to foster cross-cultural communication, overcome cultural barriers between nations, and identify the ideas that unite our diverse societies.

American Institute for Economic Research Summer Fellowship Practicum

AIER’s Summer Fellowship Practicum program introduces accomplished college students, post graduates and graduate students to the Institute’s mission, work, and research principles.

Global Health Corps

Global Health Corps provides a yearlong paid fellowship for young professionals from diverse backgrounds to work on the frontlines of the fight for global health equity at existing health organizations and government agencies.

Laura Bush Traveling

The Laura Bush Traveling fellowship helps fund a proposal designed to conduct brief work in a foreign country related to the mandate of UNESCO – using education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and information to build strong ties among nations.

NASA Scholarship and Research Opportunities Program

The NASA Scholarship and Research Opportunities (SRO) awards scholarships to individuals who are pursuing degrees in undergraduate studies specifically in areas of projected deficiencies in the NASA Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce.

National Institutes of Health Summer Internship Program

The NIH Summer Internship Program allows students to spend a summer working at the NIH with some leading scientists, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research.

National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research.

National Institutes of Health Technical Intramural Research Training Award

The NIH Technical IRTA Program produces and encourages a cadre of highly trained research support personnel.

James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program

The Junior Fellows Program provides research assistance to senior researchers working on the Carnegie Endowment's projects such as non-proliferation, democracy building, trade, US leadership, China-related issues, and Russian/Eurasian studies.

National Institutes of Health Oxford - Cambridge Scholars Program

The National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program is an accelerated, individualized doctoral training program for outstanding science students committed to biomedical research careers.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is now the largest U.S. exchange program offering opportunities for students and young professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools worldwide.

NOAA Hollings Scholarship

The Hollings Scholarship Program provides undergraduates with awards that include academic assistance for full-time study during the academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position during the summer at a NOAA facility; and academic assistance for full-time study during a second academic year.

Center for the Study of the Presidency

The Center for the Study of the Presidency's fellowship program offers up to seventy-five top undergraduate and graduate students from leading colleges and universities across the country a year-long opportunity to study the U.S. Presidency.

NOAA PIFSC Young Scientist Opportunity

The PIFSC program offers participants professional scientific research experience and formal training opportunities tailored to meet their educational and professional goals and interests.

DAAD - German Studies Research Grant

This program offers German Studies Research Grants to highly-qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs.

NOAA Northern Gulf Institute Diversity Internship

The NOAA-NGI Diversity Internship Program provides career exploration in a variety of fields studied by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Northern Gulf Institute scientists including coastal science, fisheries management, climate change, ecosystem management, marine technology, engineering, socio-economic data analysis and environmental justice.

DAAD - Undergraduate Scholarship

The DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship funds study, research and internships in Germany.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program supports graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

DAAD - RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering)

RISE is a summer internship program for undergraduate students in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering.

SMART Scholarship

The SMART Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion.

DAAD - UAS7 Study & Internship Program

The Study and Internship Program enables undergraduates to experience the German approach to hands-on education at a member of UAS7, a consortium of Germany's top universities of applied sciences.

UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship

UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship Awards are intended to help African American undergraduate students who are interested in science to further their science education and potentially pursue science and engineering careers.