STEM Fellowships

Fellowships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

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.

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship

The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need secondary schools in Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and New Jersey.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Hertz Foundation Fellowships

The Hertz Fellowships provide unique financial and fellowship support to the nation’s most remarkable PhD students in the physical, biological and engineering sciences.

AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships

Established in 1970 with a $25,000 grant from the Max C. Fleischmann Foundation, Selected Professions Fellowships originally focused on opening doors for women in the male-dominated fields of law and medicine. The focus has since expanded to include science and technology as the demand for a technologically skilled work force has grown without proportional representation by women.

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.

NSEP Boren Undergraduate Scholarship

Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin American, and the Middle East.

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.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

The Barry M. Goldwater Undergraduate Scholarship seeks to recognize sophomores or juniors who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. Key factors in award decisions include the candidate's career objectives and the extent to which that individual has the commitment and potential to make a significant contribution to his or her field. It is expected that students selected as scholars will pursue advanced degrees.

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.

Morris K. and Stewart L. Udall Scholarship Program

Udall Scholars are a diverse group of students who are united by their interest in our nation's heritage: natural resource protection, conservation, and Native American policy, health, and governance.

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.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) provides American young professionals the opportunity to spend one year in Germany studying, interning, and living with hosts on a cultural immersion program.

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 Professional

The RISE Professional gives participants the opportunity to gain practical experience working in a German company for the summer.

Schwarzman Scholars

Schwarzman Scholars is a highly selective, one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing that is designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders for the challenges of the future.

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.