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AAUW International Fellowships

Date posted: 06/27/2018

Award: $18,000 Master's/first professional degree; $20,000 Doctoral; $30,000 Postdoctoral

Field: Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of women and girls through civic, community, or professional work.

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IC Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program

Date posted: 03/06/2017

Award: $75,000 - $79,0000

Field: The Intelligence Community (IC) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program offers scientists and engineers from a wide variety of disciplines unique opportunities to conduct research in a wide range of topics relevant to the Intelligence Community.

Eligibility: See Website

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Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowship Program

Date posted: 01/13/2017

Award: Approximately 98 awards of approximately $33,461

Field: Modern foreign languages

Eligibility: Citizen, national or permanent resident of the United States; a graduate student in good standing at an Institution of Higher Education in the United States; see more details on website

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Council for European Studies Pre-Dissertation Research Fellowship in European Studies

Date posted: 10/13/2015

Award: $4,000 stipend, travel support for attending conferences, opportunity to publish in Perspectives on Europe

Field: Social Sciences, Humanities

Eligibility: Be enrolled in a doctoral program; possess any language skills required to carry out proposed research, see website for further criteria

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Mellon Council for European Studies Dissertation Completion Fellowships

Date posted: 10/13/2015

Award: $25,000 stipend, assistance or waivers for up to $3500 in eligible health insurance and candidacy fees

Field: Humanities (European Studies)

Eligibility: Be ABD (year 5 and above), US citizen or green card holder, no more than one full year of dissertation work remaining; see website for further criteria

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SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship Program

Date posted: 10/13/2015

Award: See website

Field: Humanities and Social Sciences

Eligibility: Must be in PhD program at accredited US university, US citizens or noncitizens, see website for further eligibility criteria

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Dr. W.R. Walter Scholarship

Date posted: 10/12/2015

Award: To be determined annually

Field: Dentistry, Physicians in the medical field, Ministry, Law

Eligibility: High school graduate of a public high schhol in Dauphin or Cumberland County, PA….. See website for further eligibility requirements

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NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology (PRFB)

Date posted: 10/12/2015

Award: Approximately 40 awards see website for details

Field: Biology, Plant Genome Research

Eligibility: Unaffliliated individuals: scientists, engineers or educators in the U.S who are U.S. citizens

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Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program

Date posted: 09/08/2015

Award: $3,000 monthly stipend

Field: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics

Eligibility: Minimum age of 18, Obtained PhD candidacy, US citizen or permanent resident

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NSF - Science of Science and Innovation Policy Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (SciSIP-DDRIG)

Date posted: 07/28/2015

Award: 3 to 5 awards up to $100,000

Field: Science and innovation policy

Eligibility: Doctoral Degree-granting universities and colleges accredited in, and having a campus located in, the U.S. acting on behalf of their faculty members. Such organizations are also referred to as academic institutions

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Fulbright Canada Postdoctoral Research Awards

Date posted: 07/28/2015

Award: $50,000 for 12 months at Concordia University, $30,000 for 9 months at University of Northern British Columbia

Field: Natural Resources (UNBC), Technology, Industry and the Environment (Concordia) and Preventive Health (Corcordia)

Eligibility: Preference to applicants with a PhD

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The Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program

Date posted: 07/22/2015

Award: $7,000 for a 10 week fellowship

Field: All fields

Eligibility: Open to all US and non-US citizens graduate students in a degree granting institution

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Josephine De Karman Fellowship Trust

Date posted: 07/22/2015

Award: $22,000

Field: All fields, special consideration given to students in Humanities

Eligibility: Only candidates for the PhD who will defend their dissertation in or about June 2017 and undergraduates entering their senior year (will receive bachelors degree in June 2017) are eligible for consideration.

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The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Date posted: 07/22/2015

Award: $10,000

Field: Computer Science, Computer Engineering

Eligibility: Must be female, US citizen, permanent resident or international student

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Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)

Date posted: 07/22/2015

Award: Average stipend of $21,000

Field: Humanities, Humanistic Social Sciences

Eligibility: Graduate students in humanities and humanistic social sciences, regardless of citizenship, enrolled in PhD programs in the US

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Fulbright Foreign Language Teacher Assistant Program (FLTA)

Date posted: 07/22/2015

Award: Visit website

Field: Education

Eligibility: Non U.S. college graduate or young teacher

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The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Date posted: 07/17/2015

Award: UP to $25,000 for 12 months full time dissertation writing

Field: Humanities, Social Sciences

Eligibility: Candidates for PhD or ThD degrees in an American doctoral program at a graduate school located in US

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American Association of University Women - International Fellowships

Date posted: 07/15/2015

Award: Master’s/first professional degree: $18,000 Doctoral: $20,000 Postdoctoral: $30,000

Field: see website

Eligibility: see website

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American Institute for Economic Research - Summer Fellowship

Date posted: 07/15/2015

Award: Stipend, room and board on campus

Field: Economics

Eligibility: Must be enrolled in a US degree granting institution - Graduate Students and Senior College Students - Must be over 21 years

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Acumen Global Fellows Program

Date posted: 07/15/2015

Award: See website

Field: Business and Leadership

Eligibility: All Nationalities

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OAS/GCUB Partnership Program for Education and Training

Date posted: 07/15/2015

Award: See website - varies for MS and PhD

Field: Engineering, Science, Health Sciences

Eligibility: List of member states on website

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BARD International Workshop Grant

Date posted: 06/23/2015

Award: $20,000 to $45,000 (varies)

Field: Research in areas of new development, opportunities regarding contemporary agricultural needs, etc. (see website for more information)

Eligibility: See website

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BARD Senior Research Fellowship Program

Date posted: 06/23/2015

Award: 2 to 12 months duration, $3,000 per month plus onetime allocation of $2,000 for travel

Field: Agricultural Research

Eligibility: See website

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NSF Linguistics Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (Ling-DDRI)

Date posted: 06/16/2015

Award: To be determined

Field: Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences

Eligibility: Public or private institutions of higher education

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Political Science Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants 15-571

Date posted: 06/10/2015

Award: 40 awards of $17,500

Field: Political Science

Eligibility: Graduate student at a US institution, not limited to US citizens

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National Potato Council

Date posted: 05/05/2015

Award: $10,000 to one graduate-level student

Field: Agriculture, Plant Pathology

Eligibility: Must be a US Citizen; Graduate student in Master's degree or higher working to improve the future of the U.S. potato industry

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American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship - Founders Affiliate

Date posted: 04/17/2015

Award: $22,000 per year (maximum)

Field: Cardiovascular and Stroke Research

Eligibility: US Citizen, Permanent Resident, see website

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American Diabetes Association Core Research Program

Date posted: 02/04/2015

Award: Postdoctoral Fellowship and Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship

Field: Diabetes Research

Eligibility: See website

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L'Oreal USA for Women in Science

Date posted: 02/03/2015

Award: Five post-doctoral grants up to $60,000 each

Field: Life, Physical/Material Sciences, Engineering, Technology, Computer Science, Mathematics

Eligibility: U.S. Citizen or permanent resident, completed PhD and have started postdoctoral research by February 3, 2017.

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National Institute of Justice Graduate Fellowship

Date posted: 01/29/2015

Award: Up to 3 years of funding, $35,000 annual salary, Up to $15,000 annually to cover tuition, fees and research expenses

Field: Science, Technoloy, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM)

Eligibility: Enrolled full time in life sciences, chemistry, physics, geosciences, etc., conducting relevant research ensuring public safety, preventing crime, etc.

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Science of Science and Innovation Policy Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (SciSIP-DDRIG)

Date posted: 12/02/2014

Award: $100,000 pending availability of funds

Field: Supports research designed to advance the scientific basis of science and innovation policy

Eligibility: Universities and Colleges-Doctoral Degree-granting unviersities and colleges in the US

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Steppenwolf Multicultural Fellowship

Date posted: 11/11/2014

Award: See website

Field: Arts Administration, Development/Fundraising,

Eligibility: 18 years old, identify as a person of color etc. (see website)

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Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship

Date posted: 10/21/2014

Award: Master's Students $750 weekly stipend, PhD Students $850 weekly stipend

Field: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Eligibility: US Citizen, 18 years or older, Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

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American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT)

Date posted: 10/21/2014

Award: Stipends range from $2500 to $15,500

Field: Social Sciences, History, Art, Archeology, Literature, Linguintics

Eligibility: See website

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The Dan David Prize

Date posted: 10/21/2014

Award: Scholarship of $15,000

Field: Sciences, Arts, Humanities, Public Service and Business

Eligibility: See website

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Hertz Fellowship

Date posted: 10/09/2014

Award: See website

Field: Astrophysics, Earth Science, Biology, Engineering, Biotech, Materials Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics

Eligibility: See website

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American Scandinavian Foundation (ASF)

Date posted: 09/29/2014

Award: Fellowships up to $23,000, Grants up to $5,000 see website

Field: Creative Art

Eligibility: See website

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Boren Fellowships

Date posted: 09/29/2014

Award: up to $24,000 for overseas study (see website)

Field: International and Language Component

Eligibility: See website

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Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Date posted: 09/29/2014

Award: $87,000 Track 1, $97,000 Track2 see website for details

Field: Ocean Sciences

Eligibility: See website

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Confucius China Studies Joint Research PhD Fellowship

Date posted: 09/25/2014

Award: See website

Field: Arts, Education, Humanities, Social Sciences

Eligibility: See website

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Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Disseration Fellowships

Date posted: 08/22/2014

Award: $25,000

Field: Humanities and Social Sciences

Eligibility: See notes below

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Marshall Scholarships

Date posted: 07/02/2014

Award: Varies (please see website for information)

Field: Science or Engineering

Eligibility: Citizen of the United State and normally reside in USA. Hold a doctoral in Science or Engineering.

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Borlaug LEAP

Date posted: 06/06/2014

Award: The award level is US$20,000 for a maximum of one year.

Field: Agriculture

Eligibility: a citizen of a USAID-assisted country. Currently enrolled as an MS or PhD student at a US or sub-Saharan Africa developing country university

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Netherlands Fellowship Programmes

Date posted: 06/06/2014

Award: study-related fees b) travel and c) subsistence. Costs in the categories a) and b) are entirely covered by the fellowship, whereas the amount provided in category c) is a contribution towards the actual costs

Field: Business

Eligibility: see website

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Endeavor Scholarships and Fellowships

Date posted: 05/27/2014

Award: See website for details

Field: As a scholarship or fellowship recipient, you will gain invaluable international experience in study, research or professional development.

Eligibility: Minimum of Bachelor's Degree

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Cultural Anthropology Program Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

Date posted: 05/09/2014

Award: Estimated Total Program Funding

Field: Anthropology

Eligibility: Proposals may only be submitted by the following: - Universities and Colleges - Ph.D. granting universities and colleges accredited in, and having a campus located in, the US acting on behalf of their faculty members

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NSF Biological Anthropology Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

Date posted: 05/09/2014

Award: Est. Total Program funding $400,000

Field: Anthropology

Eligibility: Proposals may only be submitted by the following: - Universities and Colleges - Ph.D. granting universities and colleges accredited in, and having a campus located in, the US acting on behalf of their faculty members.

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Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award

Date posted: 02/04/2014

Award: $10,000 - $8,500 for the student and $1,500 for the student's dissertation advisor for travel expenses related to the Award (see website for details on this part of the award)

Field: Liberal Arts

Eligibility: First generation college graduate student pursuing a PhD at an accredited university in the U.S., must be ABD by 8/2014, A US citizen, permanent resident or non-citizen.

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TCORS Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science Fellowships

Date posted: 01/07/2014

Field: Medicine, Public Health Sciences

Eligibility: 2nd year pre-doctoral research students and Postdoctoral doctorate in psychology, epidemiology, public health, or related fields relevant to or with interest in the area of tobacco addiction in humans

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Parkinson's Disease Foundation Summer Student Fellowships

Date posted: 12/20/2013

Award: Summer fellowships are offered for 10 weeks of clinical or laboratory work with an award of $4,000.

Field: Medicine

Eligibility: Undergraduate students and medical students are eligible for summer fellowships-national and international applicants

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CIC Smithsonian Institute Fellowship

Date posted: 10/17/2013

Award: one-year fellowships to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution facilities. Fellowships carry a stipend of $30,000.

Field: all

Eligibility: Students must have completed all course work for their programs, and must have been admitted into doctoral candidacy and satisfied all requirements except completion of the dissertation in order to qualify

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NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowhips (MSPRF)

Date posted: 10/17/2013

Field: Mathmatics

Eligibility: Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Fellows

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NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowhip in Biology

Date posted: 10/17/2013

Field: Science

Eligibility: Postdoctoral Fellows

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Ford Foundation Fellowship Program For Achieving Excellence in Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships

Date posted: 10/02/2013

Award: One year stipend: $40,000

Field: American studies, anthropology,archaeology, art and theater history, astronomy, chemistry,communications, computer science, cultural studies, earth sciences,economics, education, engineering, ethnic studies, ethnomusicology

Eligibility: All citizens, nationals, and permanent residents; Individuals awarded a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree no earlier than November 30, 2006 and no later than November 15, 2013 in an eligible research-based field from a U.S. educational institution

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Linus Pauling Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship

Date posted: 08/29/2013

Award: full funding a highly competitive salary full medical/dental benefits relocation a highly competitive salary full medical/dental benefits relocation Full funding on a major resesarch project of your choice.

Field: Science

Eligibility: Qualified Candidates must have completed a PhD in a Science or Engineering field related to the mission areas of PNNL within the last three years, or by summer 2014, from an accredited college or university.

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Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs

Date posted: 08/20/2013

Award: $900-$1,300 stipend

Field: Public Affairs

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Breast Cancer Research Funding Opportunities from Susan G. Komen

Date posted: 07/31/2013

Award: Up to $180,000 direct costs; ($60,000 per yr for 2-3 yrs)

Field: Science, Medicine, Bioengineering, Genetics, Physiology

Eligibility: Postdoctoral Fellow

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Fulbright Israel Post Doctoral Fellowships for American Researchers in All Academic Disciplines

Date posted: 04/17/2013

Award: Program grants total $40,000; $20,000 per academic year

Field: All academic disciplines

Eligibility: Program fellows must be accepted as post-doctoral researchers by Iraeli host institutions, which agree to provide them with a standard post-doctoral grant, which they will receive in addtition to their Fulbright Fellowship.

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National Science Foundation EAR Postdoctoral Fellowships

Date posted: 04/03/2013

Award: $87,000 divided into 10 awards

Field: Science & Technology & other Research & Development

Eligibility: see notes

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Dwight D. Eisenhower Fellowship Program

Date posted: 03/07/2013

Award: Anticipated stipends for the Fellowship are based on academic level as follows: Master's - $1,700/mo.; Doctoral - $2,000/mo. Actual Stipend level may vary based upon available funding.

Field: Masters or Doctorate Degrees in transportation related discipline.

Eligibility: see notes below

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The Disability Determination Process (DDP) Small Grant Program

Date posted: 12/21/2012

Award: Up to 25 students will receive a stipend of $10,000 for a one-year project. The stipend may be added to other financial support the graduate student receives from his or her university/research organization

Field: disability programs, including public health, social work, economics, occupational medicine, vocational & rehabilitation counseling, public policy & administration, sociology, psychology, education, medicine & law

Eligibility: Applicants must be masters, doctoral, or post-doctoral-level graduate students pursuing full-time studies in accredited programs at the time of the award (Fall semester of 2013) with an academic emphasis in topics of interest to disability programs

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Fellowships

Date posted: 12/14/2012

Award: $58,000/year for an 18-month appointment + a relocation allowance. All appointees are eligible for group health & dental insurance. Limited support is available for travel expenses, equipment, supplies & special services.

Field: New or recent doctorates in the fields of chemistry, engineering, geology, geophysics, mathematics, meteorology, physics, biology and oceanography

Eligibility: Must have received doctoral degree within the past 2-3 years, good command of the English language.

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James Smithson Fellowship Program

Date posted: 11/12/2012

Award: stipend, relocation costs, and a maximum research allowance of up to $4,000

Field: post-doctoral students in the fields of science, the humanities and the arts.

Eligibility: post-doctoral students in the fields of science, the humanities and the arts.

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Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)

Date posted: 10/11/2012

Award: $300,000.00 maximum

Field: Medical

Eligibility: Recent Doctoral or Medical Graduates

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PEO International Peace Scholarship for International Female Graduate Students

Date posted: 09/19/2012

Award: $12,500 maximum

Field: All fields

Eligibility: Awarded annually to women who are citizens of countries other than the United States or Canada for graduate study in a degree program from accredited schools in the United States and Canada.

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Dan David Prize Nominations

Date posted: 08/28/2012

Award: $15,000

Field: Humanity in the Sciences, Arts, Humanities, Public Service and Business

Eligibility: Nominees can be individuals or organization; prize is granted on merit without discrimination based on gender, race, religion, nationality

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The U.S. Borlaug Fellos in Global Food Security Program GLOBAL FOOD SECURITY

Date posted: 05/01/2012

Field: All topics that relate to food security (e.g., agriculture, nutrition, ecological resources, poverty)

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Local (Glenn Research Center) Specific Programs

Date posted: 02/14/2012

Award: Stipend of $7,500

Field: students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM); and non-STEM majors that lend support to the NASA mission

Eligibility: must be a U.S citizen, 3.0 GPA, and either a full-time student pursuing a baccalaureate or higher degree in a field of science, technology, engineering, mathematics or business related field

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CDC Summer Graduate Environmental Health Internship (GEH) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date posted: 02/13/2012

Award: Stipend of $780 per week.

Field: Environmental Health

Eligibility: See website for information

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Chateaubriand Fellowship - Science, Technology, Engineering , Math & Health

Date posted: 01/09/2012

Award: Monthly allowance up to 1400 € per month (~$1484.00 USD/month), round trip ticket to France and health insurance support

Field: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics & Biology-Health

Eligibility: See website for complete list

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City of Chicago Mayor's Office Fellowship Program

Date posted: 12/12/2011

Field: All disciplines

Eligibility: US Citizen. International students must have an F-1 Student Visa, a SSN, and must be a full-time student. (See website for more details).

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Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowships

Date posted: 10/31/2011

Award: Tuition and up to $18,000 stipend; renewable for a total of three years of funding

Field: humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (including law, medicine, engineering, architecture or other formal professional training)

Eligibility: U.S. citizens enrolled in designated insitututions of higher learning at the time of application; demonstrated financial need (as shownn by completing the FAFSA); outstanding academic record; studies must be conducted in the U.S.

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The John Carter Brown Library Fellowships

Date posted: 10/25/2011

Award: Short-term (2-4 months) $2,100 monthly

Field: Scholars and writers working on all aspects of the Americas in the early modern period

Eligibility: Must have passed preliminary or general examinations at time of application

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Graduate Research Assistantship and Glunt Fellowship

Date posted: 10/13/2011

Award: Assistantship will cover tuition, fees, health insurance and graduate salary

Field: Architectural or Civil and Environmental Engineering or related disciplines

Eligibility: The fellowship is open to those candidates who have received there Bachelor's degree in Architectural or Civil Engineering or related disciplines

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National Science Foundation (NSF) Developing Global Scientists and Engineers (International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) and Doctoral Dissertation Enhancement Projects (DDEP)) Modification 2

Date posted: 09/21/2010

Award: award floor: $1,000

Field: international research opportunity; engineering; math; geosciences; computer science and engineering; biological sciences; social, behavioral and economic sciences; education and human resources; polar programs; international science and engineering

Eligibility: Doctoral Dissertation Enhancement Project (DDEP) proposals must be submitted by the faculty advisor of the graduate student whose dissertation project is the subject of the proposal.

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Zonta International Foundation: Amelia Earhart Fellowship Awards for Women

Date posted: 06/11/2010

Award: $10,000

Field: aerospace-related science and aerospace-related engineering

Eligibility: Women of any nationality are eligible. Be registered in a full-time PhD/doctoral program. See website for further requirements.

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Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf: College Scholarship Awards

Date posted: 06/11/2010

Award: Awards range from $1,000 to $10,000

Field: deaf students, all fields

Eligibility: undergraduate and graduate students; Applicants must have a moderate to profound hearing loss; see notes section for more details on eligibility

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Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships for Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching

Date posted: 06/11/2010

Award: Annual stipend: $24,000; $2000 award to the institution in lieu of tuition and fees, expenses pd to attend at least 1 conference of Ford Fellows.

Field: Amer. Studies, anthropology, archeology, art and theater history, astronomy, chemistry, communications, computer science, earth sciences, economics engineering, geography, history, psychology, see webpage for more fields of study

Eligibility: US Citizens, nationals and permanent residents

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ASA Congressional Felllowship: The Sydney S. Spivack Program in. Applied Social Research and Social Policy

Date posted: 06/11/2010

Award: The stipend for the Fellowship is $66,000 for 12 months

Field: sociology, doctoral candidate

Eligibility: Graduate students finishing their PhDs; must have letter of recomendation from advisor; application should highlight the link between one's sociological expertise and a current policy issue; include time span available to do the fellowship placement.

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American Sociological Association (ASA): Community Action Research Initiative - The Sydney S. Spivack Program in Applied Social Research and Social Policy

Date posted: 06/11/2010

Award: $1,000 to $3,000 for direct costs associated with the project

Field: sociology

Eligibility: Advanced graduate students are eligible to apply. Funding is not meant to support dissertation research; Sociologists in academic settings, research institutions, private and nonprofit organizations, and government are also eligible

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United Negro College Fund (UNCF)/ Merck Science Initiative: Postdoctoral Science Research Dissertation Fellowships.

Date posted: 06/11/2010

Award: Each fellowship provides a maximum of $92,000, which includes a Stipend of up to $77,000 and a Research Grant of up to $15,000 to the hosting department.

Field: science, biology, physical sciences, chemistry, African American students, postdoctoral

Eligibility: African American (Black); A Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree recipient in the life or physical sciences; Appointed as a new or continuing postdoctoral fellow; A citizen or permanent resident of the United States

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Los Alamos National Laboratory: Graduate Research Assistant Program

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: Based on number of years completed towards degree, range is from $41,600 to $55,120, based on yearly rates

Field: technology, science

Eligibility: Must have a bachelor's degree (proof of degree required); Must be admitted and in active status in a graduate program (proof of enrollment); Must have proof of good academic standing from your college or university

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Link Foundation: Energy Fellowship Program

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: A grant of $28,000/year for two years

Field: science, engineering

Eligibility: No citizenship requirements; Must be Ph.D. student at U.S. or Canadian institution

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European Molecular Biology Organization: Short-Term Fellowships

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: The fellowships cover travel plus subsistence of the fellow only and not of any dependents. The subsistence rate depends on the country being visited.

Field: molecular biology, Europe, travel, postdoctoral

Eligibility: pre-doctoral scientists who have not yet completed a PhD degree (or equivalent) or scientists who obtained their PhD degree (or equivalent) within the last 10 years.

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European Molecular Biology Organization: Long Term Fellowships

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: The stipend varies depending on country of destination, and covers travel plus living expenses for the fellow plus dependents

Field: molecular biology, Europe, travel, postdoctoral

Eligibility: Scholars who have received Ph.D. or equivalent degree; Applicants must have at least one first-author publication either published or in-press at an international peer-reviewed journal at the time of application

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Argonne National Laboratory (ANL): Laboratory-Graduate Research Appointments

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: Stipend, tuition (up to $5,000 per year), and some travel expenses, for a period of one year

Field: physical and life sciences, mathematics, computer science, engineering fields, conservation, environmental science, fission and fusion energy, energy technologies

Eligibility: Citizens and perm residents of US; Full-time graduate students at U.S. universities who have completed all coursework requirements; Mutual interest in area of research by student and Argonne staff sponsor

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American Physical Society (APS) & American Institute of Physics (AIP): Congressional Science Fellowships

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: $50,000 for a one-year term (September through August), plus allowances for relocation, travel, and health insurance

Field: science, physics, technology

Eligibility: U.S. citizens who hold Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field; strong interest in science and technology policy; Membership in APS or another AIP society is required.

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New York City Urban Fellows Program

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: The Fellows receive a $30,000 stipend for the nine months, and health insurance. Housing is not included

Field: government, public service

Eligibility: Applicants must be recent college graduates, no more than two years out of college

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy: Native American Congressional Internship Program

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: Airfare, lodging, per diem to cover meals, transportation, incidentals and $1,200 stipend to be paid at conclusion of internship

Field: government, public policy, Native American students

Eligibility: Must be an enrolled member of a recognized tribe; have minimum 3.0 GPA and an interest in tribal government and policy; be a U.S. citizen, a perm resident, or, in the case of applicants from American Samoa, a U.S. national. See Web site for details

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Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.: Summer Fellowships

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: Stipend of $10,000 for full participation ($2,000 per month) plus $500 toward project-related expenses

Field: social sciences, public policy, summer

Eligibility: Students enrolled in a master's or PhD program.

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Institute for Humane Studies: Hayek Fund for Future Scholars

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: up to $300 for Graduate School Application Fees; up to $750.00 for career-advancing activities

Field: liberal arts, communications, public policy

Eligibility: Individuals applying for PhD programs in the U.S. will be eligible for application fee reimbursement.

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Helen Hay Whitney Foundation

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: 1st Year: . Stipend-$48,000. Research-$2500. 2nd Year. Stipend-$49,000. Research-$2500. 3rd Year. Stipend-$50,000. Research-$2500

Field: postdoctoral, biomedical science, research, medicine

Eligibility: Candidates who hold Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree and are seeking beginning postdoctoral training in basic biomedical research

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (NIH), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ): Health Services Research Dissertation Awards (R36)

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: The total direct costs awarded under this FOA for dissertation grants must not exceed $40,000 for the entire project period, which must be a minimum of nine months and not to exceed 17 months in duration.

Field: dissertation, healthcare, medicine, social or behavioral sciences, health services research, social sciences, epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy, and health informatics

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or perm residents. Applicants must be full-time students ABD enrolled in an accredited research doctoral program.

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National Humanities Center: Fellowships

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: Fellowships are individually determined. Fellows use the facilities of the Center, including private office space. Center staff members assist with locating housing for fellows

Field: humanities, postdoctoral

Eligibility: Applicants must hold the Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have a record of publication; Both junior and senior scholars are eligible to apply; There is no citizenship requirement for the award

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John W. Kluge Fellowships

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: $4,200 per month from six to twelve months of residential research

Field: humanities, social sciences, architecture, law, american studies, american history, folklife studies

Eligibility: Applicants must be scholars who have received a terminal advanced degree within the past seven years, the degree must be formally awarded by the deadline date; Applicants may be U.S. citizens or foreign nationals

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Harvard University, Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH): Yerby Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Date posted: 06/10/2010

Award: Annual stipend of $62,000 plus benefits

Field: health, science, medicine, postdoctoral, ethnic minorities

Eligibility: Citizens and permanent residents of U.S. who have been awarded the Ph.D. degree in any of a number of fields; Applicants must belong to: African-American, Hispanic, Native American, or Pacific Islander.

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The Beinecke Scholarship Program

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: Each scholar receives $4,000 immediately prior to entering graduate school and an additional $30,000 while attending graduate school

Field: various

Eligibility: students must be nominated by their sponsoring institution. Additional eligibility criteria apply. Please contact the University Fellowships Office for more information or to apply.

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American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA): THE HENRY S. ROBINSON CORINTH RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: $4,000 for one or more individuals.

Field: Ancient Corinth in Greece

Eligibility: Ph.D. candidate or recent Ph.D. (within five years), for research on a doctoral dissertation or primary publication specifically on Corinth; Open to all nationalities

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American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA): Sponsored-Fellowships Program

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: Ranges from $1,000 travel grant to a stipend of $11,500 plus room, board, and waiver of School fees

Field: Greece, classical studies, ancient Mediterranean studies, history of art, anthropology, prehistory, studies in post-classical Greece, dissertation, late antiquity, Byzantine studies, post-Byzantine studies, modern Greek studies, library

Eligibility: Varies; must join ASCSA as student or senior associate member (application@ascsa.edu.gr)

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California State University, Sacramento (CSUS), Center for California Studies: Capital Fellows Programs

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: Monthly stipend of $2,627 for 11 months, benefits, and tuition and enrollment fees. Health, dental, and vision benefits included. Fellows in the program receive 12 credit hours from CSUS; . Participation qualifies fellows for student loan deferment

Field: California, political studies, public policy

Eligibility: An applicant must either hold a 4-year bachelor's degree or be awarded one by August in the year of application; Postgraduate and mid-career applicants are welcome; California residency is not required

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National Sea Grant College Program Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: $56,500; award is for one year (02/01/2015 - 01/31/2016)

Field: ocean, coastal region, Great Lakes resources, national public policy

Eligibility: U.S. Citizens, Non-U.S. Citizens (work visa required)

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Atlantic Salmon Federation: Olin Fellowships

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: $1,000-$3,000

Field: Atlantic salmon management, graduate study, and research. Applicants need not be enrolled in a degree program.

Eligibility: Legal residents of U.S. or Canada, tenable at any accredited university or research laboratory, or in an active management program.;Not required to be enrolled in graduate program

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National Institute for Labor Relations Research (NILRR): Applegate/Jackson/Parks Future Teacher Scholarship

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: $2000

Field: education

Eligibility: graduate or undergraduate students majoring in education programs in U.S. universities; Members of the National Right to Work Committee are not eligible

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Overseas Press Club of America: OPC Foundation Scholarships

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: $2,000

Field: journalism

Eligibility: Graduate students aspiring to become foreign correspondents

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Humane Studies Fellowship

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: $15,000; apply on-line by the deadline and they will waive the $25 application fee (use code HSF Jan5)

Field: journalism, humanities

Eligibility: open to advanced graduate students, doctoral or law, planning academic or research careers and conducting research germane to the classical liberal intellectual tradition.

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Open Society Institute & Soros Foundation Network: Grants, Scholarships and Fellowships

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: Varies

Field: Varies

Eligibility: Varies

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NSF/NIH/U.S. Department of Agriculture: Summer Institute in Japan and in Korea

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: Travel costs to and from Japan/Korea and an allowance of $2,000. Participants are responsible for providing their own insurance and for covering any additional costs

Field: science, engineering, biomedical sciences, agricultural sciences, summer

Eligibility: Must be U.S. citizens; completed at least one year at a U.S. institution in a relevant Ph.D., M.D., or M.S. program; pursuing studies in NSF, NIH or USDA-supported fields of science or engineering

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Lemmermann Foundation: Scholarship Awards

Date posted: 06/08/2010

Award: Monthly scholarship of 750 euro

Field: classics, literature, archaeology, history of art, Italy, travel; Archaeology, History, History of Art, Italian, Latin, Musicology, Philosophy, Philology

Eligibility: Applicants should: not be older than 30; should be attending a recognized University course; should have a basic knowledge of the Italian language

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Japan Foundation: Fellowship for Doctoral Candidate

Date posted: 06/07/2010

Award: Four to twelve months: air fare, traveler's insurance, settling in allowance, monthly stipend of Y370,000 Yen, dependent allowance of 50,000 Yen/month, research/cultural activities of 40,000 Yen/month, and enrollment fees

Field: Japan, humanities, social sciences, travel

Eligibility: Doctoral candidates who are ABD, and have the necessary Japanese language skills to undertake research in Japan; Individuals must hold nationality (or permanent residency) in countries that have diplomatic|relations with Japan

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Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies: Villa I Tatti Fellowships

Date posted: 06/07/2010

Award: The maximum grant of $50,000,plus a supplement towards relocation expenses, and offered a study, use of the Biblioteca Berenson, lunches on weekdays, and various other privileges

Field: Italy, travel, Renassiance, social sciences, humanities

Eligibility: Applicants must hold the Ph.D. degree; There is no citizenship requirement; Preference is given to scholars in the early stages of their career; Residence in Florence is required for the greater part of the academic year, beginning in September

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CDS International: Alfa Fellowship Program

Date posted: 06/07/2010

Award: Housing, international travel, insurance and a stipend

Field: management, commerce, finance, natural sciences, engineering, architecture, math, communications , agriculture, arts, culture

Eligibility: Applicants must have Russian language proficiency and have U.S. citizenship; In addition, all applicants must be 25-35 years old

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American-Scandinavian Foundation: Awards for Study in Scandinavia

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (normally $5,000) to individuals to pursue research or study in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year

Field: International Studies; Awards are made in all fields

Eligibility: Citizens and permanent residents of U.S; must be doctoral candidates, i.e. students who have completed all degree requirements preliminary to the dissertation; at least some ability in the language of the host country

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American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA), Wiener Laboratory:Wiener Laboratory Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: stipend awarded ranges from $20,000 - 35,000

Field: Greece, archeology, physical anthropology, dissertation

Eligibility: Doctoral candidates working on dissertations and scholars holding a Ph.D. or equivalent degree

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American Council on Germany: Richard M. Hunt Fellowship for the Study of German Politics, Society, and Culture.

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Award covers the costs of pre-approved international and domestic travel and a per diem of $200 for up to 28 days in Germany

Field: public policy, government, Germany, travel

Eligibility: The fellowship is intended for PhD candidates and recent PhD recipients interested in German economic, political, or historical topics and provides funding for up to 28 days of research in Germany

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American Council on Germany: Dr. Guido Goldman Fellowship

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Fellows receive a $7,500 stipend, which covers transatlantic airfare and domestic travel, as well as room and board, for a minimum of 28 days.

Field: Germany, public policy, government, travel

Eligibility: The fellowship program aims to - but is not limited to - serve postgraduate students, including individuals enrolled in Ph.D. programs, who are in relatively early stages of their careers; Knowledge of the German language is not a prerequisite

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The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s German Chancellor Fellowship Programme

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Monthly stipend of 2,150 ($2,933.25) to 2,750 ($3,750.45) Euros for 12 months plus travel expenses to & from Germany & in-country language training; On request, additional support may be provided for a spouse & children

Field: politics & public policy, law, media, business, the non-governmental sector, & the arts

Eligibility: see website for complete details

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Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund: Sir James Lougheed Awards of Distinction

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $15,000 for masters; $20,000 for doctoral

Field: Canadian students

Eligibility: Applicants must be Canadian Citizens, be Alberta residents, and be enrolled full-time in a graduate program at an institution outside of Alberta; At doctoral level, students must have completed one year of graduate study or a master's degree

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The Manuscript Society Richard Maass Memorial Research Grant

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $5,000 intended for expenses directly related to the use of the manuscripts (travel, photocopies, user fees, etc.)

Field: humanities, social sciences, research

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a graduate degree at an accredited College or University that holds institutional membership in The Manuscript Society and be formally sponsored by that institutional member

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Newberry Library: Short Term Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $2,500 per month

Field: social sciences, humanities, cartography

Eligibility: Scholars, who hold the PhD or have completed all requirements except the dissertation, researching in any field appropriate to the Newberry's collections; Must be from outside the Chicago area

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Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture: International Doctoral Scholarship for Studies Specializing in Jewish Fields

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Grants range up to $10,000 a year

Field: Jewish studies, humanities, social sciences

Eligibility: Any graduate student specializing in a Jewish field who is officially enrolled or registered in a doctoral program at a recognized university is eligible to apply.

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Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust: Josephine de Karman Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $22,000 for one academic year

Field: humanities

Eligibility: Students entering last year of a Ph.D. degree program. Special consideration for doctoral candidates who have passed the exam for admission to candidacy; no citizenship requirement; For the fellowship year, fellows must undertake study in the US

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Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC): Multi-Country Research Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Stipend of up to $10,500. Duration of research project abroad must be at least 3 months

Field: travel, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences

Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, a doctoral candidate who has completed all Ph.D. requirements with the exception of the dissertation or a scholar who obtained his/her Ph.D. within the last ten years.

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Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society: Master's Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $2,000 awarded annually

Field: business, consumer resource management, food science, nutrition, human environment & housing, health & human development, institution/hotel/restaurant management, merchandising management, textiles/apparel, clothing

Eligibility: Members of Kappa Omicron Nu, whether U.S. or foreign nationals, who are studying in the U.S., registered for full-time study in master's degree programs

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Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society: Doctoral Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $2,000

Field: business, consumer resource management, food science, nutrition, human environment & housing, health & human development, institution/hotel/restaurant management, merchandising management, textiles/apparel, clothing

Eligibility: Members of Kappa Omicron Nu, whether U.S. or foreign nationals, who are studying in the U.S., registered for full-time study in doctoral degree programs

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U.S. Army Center of Military History: Dissertation Fellowships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $10,000 stipend and access to Center's facilities and technical expertise

Field: dissertation, humanities, social sciences, history

Eligibility: Civilian citizens of the United States; Applicants must have completed by September all requirements for the Ph.D., except for the dissertation; Students holding or have held any other DOD fellowships are ineligible

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National Huguenot Society: Scholarship

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $1,000

Field: history; Huguenot

Eligibility: Any student who has completed a work in the previous two years that is relevant to the Huguenot movement in the form of a paper, thesis, dissertation, article or book

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The Medieval Academy of America Schallek Award

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: The $2,000 grants

Field: history, medieval studies

Eligibility: U.S. citizens or permanent resident aliens; Preference given to applications for travel funds for dissertation research, to topics most closely related to Yorkist-era England, and to students demonstrating financial need.

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Harvard University, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies: Academy Scholars Program

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Postdoctoral Scholars- annual stipend of $65,000, and predoctoral Scholars- annual stipend of $31,000. This stipend is supplemented by funding for conference and research travel, research assistants, and health insurance coverage.

Field: social sciences, history, law, international studies

Eligibility: Doctoral candidates (Ph.D. and comparable professional school degrees) who have completed coursework and general exams and who have made significant progress on their dissertations; recent Ph.D. recipients; There is no citizenship requirement

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Harry S. Truman Library Institute: Research Grants

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Research grant: $2,500; Dissertation Year Felllowship: $16,000; Post Scholars: $30,000

Field: history, government, enduring public policy, foreign policy, research

Eligibility: Graduate students and post-graduate scholars; An individual may receive no more than 2 research grants in a five-year period

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Bibliographical Society of America: Fellowship Program

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $2,000, $3,000, $6,000

Field: books, history, bibliographical inquiry, research

Eligibility: Open - no citizenship restrictions.

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American Numismatic Society: Eric P. Newman Graduate Seminar in Numismatics

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $4,000, plus travel expenses.

Field: Numismatics, history, classical studies, economic history.

Eligibility: full time grad student in North American institution of higher learning; completed one year of graduate study; citizens or permanent residents of the United States or Canada

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Department of Commerce: Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: 12-month stipend for each student of $30,000 and an annual cost-of-education allowance of up to $12,000 and up to $10,000 support for a four to six week research collaboration at a NOAA facility; doctoral student support for 1-4 years.

Field: Oceanography, marine biology, maritime archaeology (including all science, engineering, and resource management of ocean and coastal areas)

Eligibility: US citizens currently pursuing or intending to pursue full-time study a masters or doctoral level degree in oceanography, maritime archaeology, or marine biology (all science, engineering, and resource management of ocean and coastal areas).

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Garden Club of America (GCA) and the Center for Plant Conservation (CPC)

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $1,000 - $4,500

Field: geology, earth sciences, research

Eligibility: An applicant must hold GSA membership and be registered in a graduate degree program in North or Central America; Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply

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American Meteorological Society (AMS): Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $15,000 stipend for one year.

Field: atmospheric science, oceanic science, hydrologic sciences, dissertation.

Eligibility: Must be US Citizens or permanent residents pursuing a doctoral degree.

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American Meteorological Society (AMS): AMS/Industry/Government Graduate Fellowships in the Atmosphere and Related Oceanic and Hydrologic Sciences

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $25,000 stipend for 9 month period, depending upon the fellowship

Field: atmospheric science, oceanic sciences, hydrologic sciences, chemistry, computer sciences, engineering, environmental sciences, math, physics

Eligibility: Applicant entering first year of graduate study in the fall; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; AMS encourages applications from women, minorities, and disabled students.

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Millay Colony for the Arts: Residency

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Room, board, and studio space are provided, but the Millay Colony does not give a stipend or reimburse transportation costs . The 3 and a half- to 4-week residency is scheduled in the months of April through November

Field: art, writing, visual art, composition, videography

Eligibility: Residencies are awarded on the basis of artistic merit

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Xerox Corporation: Xerox Technical Minority Scholarships

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: between $1,000 and $10,000

Field: chemistry; chemical, civil, computer, electrical, imaging, mechanical, optical, software engineering, information management; physics, materials science, ethnic minorities

Eligibility: Citizens and permanent residents of the U.S; Full-time graduate students; Applicants must fall into one or more of the following minority classifications: African-American, Asian, Pacific Islander, American Indian, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic

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American Philosophical Society Phillips Fund Grant for Native American Research

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Average award: $3200 (not to exceed $3500) to be used within one year of receipt

Field: Native American research grants for research in Native American linguistics, ethnohistory, and the history of studies of Native Americans, in the continental United States and Canada.

Eligibility: Graduate students and doctoral candidates working on thesis/dissertation; Postdoctoral scholars

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Mystic Seaport, Frank C. Munson Institute of American Maritime Studies: Paul Cuffe Memorial Fellowship for the Study of Minorities in American Maritime History

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: Up to $2,400 to support a period of research and writing, a portion of which should be carried out in the Mystic, Connecticut area

Field: history, science and technology studies, English language and literature, Africana studies, industrial and labor relations, New England maritime history

Eligibility: Open to scholars working in the listed topics; There is no citizenship requirement

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Mustard Seed Foundation & Coalition for Christian Colleges and Universities: Harvey Fellows Program

Date posted: 06/04/2010

Award: $12,000 renewable for up to two years beyond the initial award

Field: intl economics, journalism, news media, telecommunications, govt, corporate or university-sponsored high-tech research, visual and performing arts, law, corporate and international finance, educational policy; research, teaching, administration

Eligibility: Students entering graduate work at top-ranked universities in above listed fields; The program seeks students who believe that their graduate school education will prepare them to be missionaries to a particular marketplace sector

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Radcliffe Institute Fellowship Program for humanities, social sciences and creative arts

Date posted: 06/02/2010

Award: up to $75,000/year

Field: humanities, social sciences and creative arts

Eligibility: doctorate or appropriate terminal degree at least two years prior to appointment; artists and writers need not have a Ph.D. or an M.F.A. to apply; however, they must meet other specific eligibility requirements-see Web site

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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI): Public Policy Fellowship

Date posted: 05/27/2010

Award: $2,400 minus required deductions including federal taxes, social security, and medicare upon arrival.

Field: public policy

Eligibility: must have earned a Bachelor's Degree within two years of the program start date; 3.0 GPA or higher; Demonstrated commitment to public service-oriented activities; Leadership/analytical/oral/written skills; U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency

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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI): Scholarship Awards

Date posted: 05/27/2010

Award: $5,000

Field: ethnic minorities, Hispanic students

Eligibility: Hispanic citizens and permanent, lawful residents/asylees of the U.S. who have been accepted into a graduate degree program; Applicants must demonstrate financial need as well as a history of community involvement. Strong writing skills.

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American Water Works Association: Abel Wolman Fellowship

Date posted: 05/27/2010

Award: ranging from $100 to $1000.

Field: science, biology, physical sciences, water supply, water treatment.

Eligibility: Citizens and permanent residents of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico who are registered in doctoral degree programs; Applicants should expect to complete degree requirements within two years of receiving the fellowship.

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American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA): Minority Graduate Scholarships

Date posted: 05/27/2010

Award: Up to $5,000 per academic year; applied to expenses that relate directly to school expenditures, such as tuition, fees, housing, meal plans, books and materials

Field: ethnic minorities, accounting, business administration, finance, taxation

Eligibility: U.S. citizens from minority groups: Students are eligible if they hold an undergraduate degree in accounting and are entering a master's program in one of the above-listed fields

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American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA): Minority Doctoral Fellowships

Date posted: 05/27/2010

Award: renewable fellowships of up to $12,000 awarded annually

Field: ethnic minorites, accounting

Eligibility: U.S. citizens from minority groups: Applied to a doctoral program and awaiting word on acceptance; b) been accepted into a doctoral program; or c) already matriculated in a doctoral program. See website for further info

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American Educational Research Association Research Grants

Date posted: 05/27/2010

Award: Awards for Research Grants are up to $20,000 for 1-year projects, or up to $35,000 for 2-year projects

Field: education, research, ethnic minorities

Eligibility: U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or non-U.S. citizens and must be working at a U.S. institution. Applicants must have received the doctoral degree by the start date of the grant.

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Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE): Yanmar/SAE Scholarship

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $1,000 per year for two years

Field: science, engineering

Eligibility: Citizens of the U.S., Canada, & Mexico who are either graduate students or entering their senior year of undergraduate studies

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Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE): SAE Doctoral Scholars Forgivable Loan Program

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: Up to $5,000 per year for three years. Each year of subsequent collegiate teaching cancels one year of the loan.

Field: engineering, mobility

Eligibility: Citizens of the U.S., Canada, & Mexico who hold a degree from an institution with an ABET-accredited undergraduate program; a desire to teach engineering upon graduation and admission to a doctoral program by the loan program deadline

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Concrete Research and Education Foundation (ConREF) of the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Foundation Fellowships

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $7,000 ($10,000 for the Charles Pankow Foundation ACI Student Fellowship) educational stipend for tuition, residence, books, and materials

Field: engineering, materials science, architecture

Eligibility: In order to receive an application and be considered for an ACI Foundation Fellowship, you must be nominated by a faculty member who is also an ACI member.

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American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE): Graduate Student Grant-In-Aid Award Program

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $10,000

Field: engineering, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, indoor air quality, energy conservation, human comfort, HVAC system design

Eligibility: full-time graduate student of ASHRAE-related technologies

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Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI): Richard M. Weaver Fellowship

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $5,000 for one year plus tuition for one year at institution of choice (U.S. or abroad)

Field: education, humanities, social sciences

Eligibility: U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are graduate students and intent on teaching at the university level.

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Link Foundation: Fellowships in Advanced Simulation & Training

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: grant totaling $28,000 to support students while they complete their dissertation research

Field: engineering, computer science, human factors

Eligibility: Enrollment in an established Ph.D. program at an academic institution; working full-time towards degree; American citizen (or an American resident, green card holder).

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Charles Babbage Institute - Center for the History of Information Processing: Adelle and Erwin Tomash Fellowship in the History of Information Processing

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $14,000

Field: computer science, technology, dissertation

Eligibility: Priority will be given to students who have completed all requirements for the doctoral degree except the research and writing of the dissertation

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Community Associations Institute Research Foundation: Byron Hanke Fellowship

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $3,000-$5,000

Field: community associations, economics, sociology, urban planning, law

Eligibility: Students registered in a master's, doctoral, or law degree program at an institution in the United States; Citizens of the U.S. and Canada

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Marketing Science Institute: Alden G. Clayton Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Competition

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $5,000

Field: dissertation, marketing

Eligibility: Doctoral candidates whose dissertations are no more than 50 percent completed; Entrants must have a letter of support from their special committee chair; See Web site for details of applying for this award

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Joint Japan/World Bank Regular Graduate Scholarship Program

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: Tuition, medical insurance, a monthly subsistence allowance, a book allowance and economy class travel

Field: economics, business, public affairs, technology, foreign students

Eligibility: national of a World Bank member country; under the age of 40; an undergraduate degree with strong economic content; at least 2 years of recent experience; Must plan on returning to home country after program

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CPCU - Harry J. Loman Foundation: Matching Funds Scholarship Program

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Field: insurance

Eligibility: Full-time students enrolled in insurance or insurance-related fields of study

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CIRI Foundation Scholarship Program: Special Excellence Scholarships

Date posted: 05/26/2010

Award: $20,000

Field: Varied; however, preference given in the fields of business, education, math, sciences, health services, and engineering

Eligibility: original enrollees of CIRI and the direct lineal descendants (either natural-born or legally adopted) of original enrollees of CIRI.

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Hagley Museum and Library, Center for the History of Business, Technology, and Society: Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowships

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $6,500, free housing on Hagley's grounds, use of a computer, mail and internet access, and an office.

Field: economic, business, industrial, technological history, arts, design architecture, crafts, fine arts

Eligibility: Ph.D. candidates whose research on important historical questions would benefit from use of Hagley's research collections

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Graham Foundation: Carter Manny Award

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Up to $20,000

Field: Architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, architectural technologies, architectural research, architectural history, architectural theory, urban design, urban planning, dissertation

Eligibility: Full-time doctoral students in US and Canada; must be nominated by the chair of their academic department

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American Research Center in Egypt: Fellowships

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Varied

Field: Egypt, art, architecture, archaeology, economics, Egyptology, history, humanistic social sciences, humanities, Islamic Studies, literature, political science, religious studies.

Eligibility: ARCE administers fellowships for study in Egypt by students enrolled in doctoral programs at North American universities and by post-doctoral scholars. Depending on the source of funding, fellowships are granted for periods of betweeen 3 and 12 months.

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American Architectural Foundation and Friends of Vieilles Maisons Francaises: Richard Morris Hunt Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $20,000 award offers motivated architects an opportunity to travel for 6 months divided in 2 or 3 periods in the United States or in France

Field: architecture, French

Eligibility: Registered architects resident in the U.S. who are members of the American Institute of Architects & pursuing careers in historic preservation; Proficiency in conversational French is required

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American Philosophical Society: Library Resident Research Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: stipend of $3,000 per month for a minimum of one month and a maximum of three months

Field: Applicants in any relevant field of scholarship may apply. Candidates who live 75 or more miles from Philadelphia receive some preference.

Eligibility: Ph.D. candidates or holders of a Ph.D. or equivalent, degreed independent scholars; open to both U.S. citizens and foreign nationals.

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American Philosophical Society: The Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research in Astrobiology

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Amounts will depend on travel costs, but will ordinarily be in the range of several hundred dollars up to about $5,000

Field: Open to field studies in any area of interest to astrobiology.

Eligibility: Grants will be available to graduate students and post-doctoral and junior scientists who wish to participate in field studies for their theses or for other purposes.

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American Philosophical Society: The Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Amounts will depend on travel costs but will ordinarily be in the range of several hundred dollars up to about $5,000

Field: archeology, anthropology, biology, ecology, geography, geology, linguistics, and paleontology; fields with a large dependence on field studies

Eligibility: Doctoral students only

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Archaeological Institute of America: Anna C. & Oliver C. Colburn Fellowship Anna C. & Oliver C. Colburn Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Two fellowships - $5,500 each

Field: greek studies; anthropology; archaeology

Eligibility: citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada; pre-doctoral stage or have received a Ph.D within five years of application

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Archaeological Institute of America: Harriet and Leon Pomerance Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $5,000

Field: Archaeology, Bronze Age

Eligibility: United States or Canadian permanent residents or scholars actively pursuing an advanced degree at a North American college or university are eligible.

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The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA): The Archaeology of Portugal Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Varies; typical awards range from $2,000 to $8,000

Field: Anthropology & Geography

Eligibility: Portuguese, American, and other international scholars are invited to apply.

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Helen M. Woodruff Fellowship of the AIA and the American Academy in Rome

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $10,000

Field: Rome, archaeology, classics, dissertation, postdoctoral.

Eligibility: Must have completed all the requirements for the PhD except the dissertation at the time of application or have received PhD within last 5 years; Must be citizen or permanent resident of the US

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The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) Olivia James Traveling Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $25,000

Field: Anthropology & Geography

Eligibility: Applicant must be a United States citizen. Preference will be given to individuals engaged in dissertation research or to those who received their Ph.D. within five years of the application deadline.

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Rocky Mountain Nature Association: Research Fellowship Program in Rocky Mountain National Park

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Park housing and a stipend of $5,000 plus up to $3,000 for expenses related to research and program fulfillment are included in the program.

Field: botany, zoology, geology, history, ecology, ornithology, wildlife sciences, park management

Eligibility: Must be currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a graduate program

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Garden Club of America: Joan K. Hunt and Rachel M. Hunt Summer Scholarship in Field Botany

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $2,000

Field: landscape architecture, horticulture, botany, summer

Eligibility: Advanced undergrad or graduate student in Master's degree

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Garden Club of America: Katharine M. Grosscup Scholarships

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $3,500

Field: horticulture and related fields

Eligibility: college juniors, seniors, or graduate students in horticulture or a related field, with preference given to students from Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Michigan, Kentucky, and Indiana

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Garden Club of America: Catherine H. Beattie Fellowship

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: Fellowships may vary from $1,000 to $4,500

Field: botany, horticulture, conservation, ecology

Eligibility: Preference is given to students focusing on the endangered flora of the Carolinas or the southeastern United States.

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Garden Club of America: Awards in Tropical Botany

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $5,500

Field: tropical botany, horticulture, science

Eligibility: Ph.D. candidates at American universities, conducting field research in tropical botany

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Garden Club of America: Anne S. Chatham Fellowship in Medicinal Botany

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $4,500

Field: ethnobotany, botany, medicine

Eligibility: Open to Ph.D. candidates and postdocs

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Garden Club of America and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum: The GCA Fellowship in Ecological Restoration

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $8,000

Field: landscape architecture, horticulture, botany

Eligibility: Open to graduate students pursuing an advanced degree; Study should conform to the Society of Ecolgical Restoration’s definition (see notes)

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Garden Club of America and the Landscape Architecture Foundation: The Douglas Dockery Thomas Fellowship in Garden History and Design

Date posted: 05/25/2010

Award: $4000

Field: landscape architecture, horticulture, botany

Eligibility: Graduate students for study and research at a US institution

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National Science Foundation (NSF) Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in the Directorate for Biological Sciences (DDIG)

Date posted: 03/17/2010

Award: Award ceiling: $15,000. Estimated total program funding: $1,600,000; est. number of awards: 100 to 120

Field: Biological Sciences

Eligibility: Proposals may only be submitted by the following: -U.S. institutions and organizations that are eligible for awards from the National Science Foundation, including colleges, universities, and other nonprofit research organizations.

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Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS) awards Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (PRF)

Date posted: 03/17/2010

Award: $86,000 per year per fellowship (approximately 10 fellowships per year)

Field: geosciences

Eligibility: US citizens or legally admitted permanent residents of the US, either current a graduate student or have hald a PhD no more than 3 years prior to award start date

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National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Professional Research Experience Program (PREP)

Date posted: 01/25/2010

Award: laboratory experience and financial assistance

Field: science and engineering

Eligibility: must be full-time students, who are U.S. citizens (or hold permanent residence visas) and have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA

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National Research Council (NRC) Research Associateship Programs

Date posted: 12/04/2009

Award: Master's Level Stipend $30,000/ Research Costs $15.000; PhD Level Stipend $42,000-80,000/ Research Costs $20,000

Field: chemistry; earth, atmospheric and space sciences; engineeing, applied sciences ans computer science; life and medical sciences; mathematics and physics

Eligibility: opportunities are open to graduate students, recent doctoral recipients, and senior investigators

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American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

Date posted: 12/01/2009

Award: one-year fellowship beginning Sept. 1 through August 31.

Field: various; see Web site for more information

Eligibility: Applicants must have a PhD or an equivalent doctoral-level degree at the time of application; Hold U.S. citizenship (dual citizenship from the United States and another country is acceptable).

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The University of Hong Kong (HKU) Faculty of Medicine Research Postgraduate Studies

Date posted: 11/12/2009

Award: $20,000HK monthly stipend and travel allowance of $10,000HK for up to 3 years

Field: various

Eligibility: pursue Ph.D. study in Hong Kong's institutions

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CHRISTINE MIRZAYAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICY GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM-fall session

Date posted: 09/25/2009

Award: $8,240 for 12-week session

Field: any social/behavioral science, medical/health discipline, physical or biological science, any field of engineering, law/business/public administration or any relevant interdisciplinary field

Eligibility: Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars and those who have completed graduate studies in eligible fields within the last five years

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Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program-winter session

Date posted: 09/25/2009

Award: $8,500 for 12-week session

Field: any social/behavioral science, medical/health discipline, physical or biological science, any field of engineering, law/business/public administration or any relevant interdisciplinary field

Eligibility: Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars and those who have completed graduate studies in eligible fields within the last five years

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Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Grassroots Development Fellowship

Date posted: 09/24/2009

Award: one-year fellowship includes round-trip international transportation, research and living allowances, health insurance

Field: grassroots development issues in Latin America or the Caribbean

Eligibility: Ph.D. students conducting research in Latin America or the Caribbean

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National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Fellowships

Date posted: 09/22/2009

Award: Up to 24, 000 for overseas study; Maximum award for a combined overseas and domestic program.

Field: language study--opportunities for U.S. graduate students to study languages and regions critical to U.S. interests.

Eligibility: US citizen; enrollment in a graduate degree program for the duration of the fellowship at a U.S. college or university located within the United States and accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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California Council on Science and Technology (CCST) Science and Technology Policy Fellowships

Date posted: 05/19/2009

Award: one-year fellowship

Field: science and technology; public policy

Eligibility: recent PhD scientists and engineers, including those who expect to receive a PhD by September 1

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NASA Postdoctoral Program

Date posted: 04/15/2009

Award: $50,000 stipend per year for up to three years

Eligibility: new & senior Ph.Ds

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Environmental Research and Education Foundation

Date posted: 04/15/2009

Award: master's (up to $5,000 per year for two years) & doctoral & postdoctoral (up to $12,000 per year for three years)

Field: waste management research & education

Eligibility: All graduate-level students

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American Institute of Indian Studies

Date posted: 04/15/2009

Award: Supports scholars to conduct research in India

Field: All disciplines

Eligibility: Ph.D. candidates, scholars and professionals

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Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Graduate Research Award Program

Date posted: 02/13/2009

Award: $10,000 each for successful completion of a research paper on a subject chosen by the candidate w/in the framework of the program’s purpose.

Field: Public- Sector Aviation Issues; applied research on airport and related aviation system issues

Eligibility: see website

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Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation Harry Frank Guggeheim Foundation

Date posted: 11/11/2008

Award: These fellowships of $20,000 each are designed to contribute to the support of the doctoral candidate to enable him/her to complete the thesis in a timely manner & are only appropriate for students approaching the final year of their Ph.D. work.

Field: Natural and Social Sciences and the Humanities

Eligibility: These grants are made to Ph.D. candidates who are in the writing stage of the dissertation.

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American Association of University Women (AAUW Educational Foundation) - Select Professions Fellowships

Date posted: 10/15/2008

Award: 5,000 - 18,000

Field: Computer/Information Sciences, Engineering, Architecture, and Math/Statistics; or for women of color pursuing and MBA, JD, or MD/DO

Eligibility: *See website

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National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC)

Date posted: 10/14/2008

Award: Fellowship for two years to six years depending on the employer-sponsor's commitment; $20,000 expense allowance, total funding to as much as $120,000 annually, plus tuition & fees

Field: Physical Sciences and related engineering fields.

Eligibility: Any qualified U.S. citizen who has the ability to pursue graduate work at an NPSC member institution

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Association for Institutional Research - Research Grants and Dissertation Fellowships

Date posted: 08/25/2008

Award: research grants of up to $40,000 and dissertation fellowships of up to $20,000

Field: postsecondary education

Eligibility: institutional researchers, faculty, administrators, doctoral students

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APPA - Demonstration of Energy-Efficient Developments (DEED) Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: 10 $4,000 research grants/internships

Field: energy innovation and efficiency research

Eligibility: undergrad and grad students conducting research on a project/internship in conjunction with a DEED member utility or as part of the student's curriculum requirements if approved by a DEED member

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The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Love of Learning Award

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: 57 up to $5,000 and 3 at $15,000

Field: open

Eligibility: active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi members who have completed undergrad degree by time of application and have not received a Phi Kappa Phi fellowship

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Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: The program covers all program-related travel expenses and provides a monthly stipend. Health insurance, financial support for an accompanying spouse, and fees for language training are also available

Field: business administration, economics, public affairs, public policy, political science, law, journalism, mass communications

Eligibility: U.S. citizen; Aged 23-34 years; Graduate degree and/or two years of professional experience

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James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation: Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Up to $24,000 annually; including tuition, fees, books, and room and board.

Field: Teaching American history, American government, or social studies at a secondary school

Eligibility: US citizens who agree to teach full time in a secondary school for no less than one year for each full year of study under the fellowship and who qualify for study toward one of the listed Master's degrees

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Gates Millennium Scholars

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Cost of Attendance

Field: Computer science, education, engineering, library science, mathematics, public health or science.

Eligibility: Underrepresented Students; Minimum 3.3 GPA

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Mellon Fellowships (Council on Library and Information Resources)

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: $2,000 per month for periods ranging from 9-12 months, plus $1,000 upon participating in the symposium

Field: Social Sciences

Eligibility: Enrolled in a doctoral program in the U.S., ABD status

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Smithsonian Institution Minority Visiting Students

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: $600 per week, $100 research allowance and with possible travel allowance - 10 weeks

Field: Numerous (see website for specific information)

Eligibility: To conduct independent research before being advanced to candidacy. - Merit Based

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American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: various awards for study in Greece*

Field: Classical and ancient Mediterranean studies

Eligibility: Preference given to those who have completed at least one year of graduate study.

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American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: 3-yr awards; Stipend, Full Tuition & Fees, Health Insurance Allowance; First Year: $30,500. Second Year: $ 31,000. Third Year: $ 31,500.

Field: aeronautical and astronautical engineering, biosciences, chemical engineering, chemistry, civil eng, cognitive, neural, and behavioral sciences, comp sci, electrical eng, geosciences, materials sci & eng, math, mech eng, oceanography, physics

Eligibility: US Citizen or National

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Rhodes Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: R130,000 per annum

Field: Science Departments at Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa

Eligibility: Senior scientists (with a PhD)

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Claude Leon Foundation Fellowship

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: 2 years- R185,000 annum; after having completed their first year of Fellowship, may apply to the Trustees for one travel grant per Fellowship up to a maximum of R25,000 to attend international conferences for the purpose of presenting a paper or poster.

Field: Science, Engineering and Medical Sciences

Eligibility: Post-doctoral awards

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Columbia University Society of Fellows in the Humanities Postdoctoral Fellowships

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: post-doctoral fellowships with stipends of $61,000 and a research allowance of $5,000 per annum

Field: humanities

Eligibility: must have received the Ph.D. between January 1, 2011 and July 1, 2013

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National Cancer Institute Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Postdoctoral training opportunity

Field: Cancer prevention and Control

Eligibility: Must have a doctoral degree and be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

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The Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Fellowship, stipend $32,000-$38,000 over 9 months, renewable for a total of five years

Field: Applied Physical and Biological Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering

Eligibility: Doctoral candidate; U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident

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Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: $20,000

Field: Entrepreneurship

Eligibility: students pursuing doctoral degrees from accredited U.S. institutions of higher education

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Educational Testing Service (ETS) Fellowship and Internship Programs

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: program offers fellowships and internship

Field: Educational research, measurement and related fields

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a doctoral program, have completed all required coursework, and be working on a dissertation related to statistics, psychometrics, educational measurement or quantitative methods.

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Glenn Foundation for Medical Research and AFAR Grants for Junior Faculty

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: 100,000 for a one- to two-year award to junior faculty (M.D.'s and Ph.D.'s)

Field: See website

Eligibility: The applicant must be an independent investigator with independent research space as described in a form completed by the Dean or Department Chair, and must be no more than 10 years beyond start of postdoctoral research training as of July 1, 2018.

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The Kosciuszko Foundation

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Tuition Scholarships

Field: Polish Language, history, and literature

Eligibility: see web for further details

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National Water Research Institute (NWRI) Fellowship

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: $15,000 fellowship

Field: fields of water science and technology

Eligibility: Masters and Ph.D. students in U.S. universities conducting research related to water resources

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Susan Kelly Power and Helen Hornbeck Tanner Fellowship at the Newberry Library

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: One week to three-month fellowship at the Newberry Library in Chicago

Field: American Indian Heritage

Eligibility: Ph.D. candidates and postdoctal scholars

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Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Fellowship to complete research in Germany

Field: open

Eligibility: hold a PhD and be less than 40 years of age

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Sigma Xi, Grants-in-Aid

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: $1000 research grants

Field: All disciplines of science and engineering

Eligibility: grad or undergrad in a degree seeking program

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University of California President's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: $40-45,000 stipend, based on fireld of study and level of experience, includes health, vision, dental and 4 weeks paid "time-off", up to $4k research-related and travel expenses

Field: open

Eligibility: U.S. citizen and perm. residents, completion of Ph.D. degree by June 30th of the year for which you are applying

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International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) Graduate Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: fellowships with up to $12,500 stipend and up to $2,500 for supplies and renewable for up to three years

Field: sciences, humanities, psychology and journalism

Eligibility: Students enrolled in Master's and PhD programs in the above fields

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Elizagbeth Munsterberg Koppitz Fellowship

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: up to $25,000; and $5,000 for runners-up

Field: braod areas of psychology of the child

Eligibility: Completed doctoral candidacy (documentation required). Only one application accepted from any one institution in any given year.

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The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: 6 fellowships @ $15,000 each & 51 Fellowships @ $5,000 each

Field: any

Eligibility: Open to all active Phi Kappa Phi members or those who have accepted membership by 6/30/13 (see website for complete requirements) Open to all active PKP members or those who have accepted membership by 6/30/13 (see website for complete requirements)

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American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: ACL offers many award programs for graduate students and postdocs

Field: varies

Eligibility: varies

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Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration Stewardship Science Grad Fellowship

Date posted: 08/22/2008

Award: Recipients receive payments of all tuition and required fees for up to 4 years of study, $36,000 yearly stipend, yearly academic allowance of $1000

Field: areas of interest to stewardship science, such as high-energy density physics. low-energy nuclear science, or properties of materials under extreme conditions

Eligibility: Applicants must be US citizens or permanent resident aliens; graduate students planning full-time study toward a PhD.

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Abbott & Fenner Scholarships

Date posted: 08/21/2008

Award: $1,000 scholarships

Field: open

Eligibility: Available to all high school juniors & seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.

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AES Scholarship

Date posted: 08/21/2008

Award: $500 scholarship

Field: open

Eligibility: Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

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AIR Research and Dissertation Grant

Date posted: 08/21/2008

Award: Doctoral students are eligible for dissertation grants of up to $20,000 for one year to support dissertation research & writing under the guidance of a faculty dissertation advisor.

Field: Institutional research; Research topics may cover a wide range of policy- or practice-related issues

Eligibility: Applicants must include data analysis from one NSF or NCES dataset; must address the NPEC focus topic

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American Academy of Arts & Sciences Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy

Date posted: 08/21/2008

Award: Stipend is competitive and commensurate with experience

Field: Science, Engineering and Technology

Eligibility: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in science or engineering and have some experience or a demonstrated interest in an area related to science and technology policy. The Ph.D. must be conferred prior to September 2019. (See website for more information)

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Symantec Fellowship

Date posted: 08/21/2008

Award: up to $20,000 stipend plus tuition and fees; laptop with Symante software

Field: innovative research related to information security and availability

Eligibility: PhD or Master's program focused on technology research

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Dumbarton Oaks Residential Fellowships in Byzantine Studies, Pre-Columbian Studies, and Garden and Landscape Studies

Date posted: 08/06/2008

Award: Year-long fellowships beginning at $21,000 including a housing allowance, relocation expenses, and research expenses.

Field: History and Landscape Architecture

Eligibility: Ph.D. degree candidates (or others working on appropriate final degrees) who have fulfilled all preliminary requirements at the time of application and will be working on a dissertation or final project.

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Food and Drug Administration Commissioner's Fellowship Program

Date posted: 08/05/2008

Award: Two-year fellowship

Field: Health Professions, Engineering, and the Sciences

Eligibility: Doctoral degree; U.S. citizenship, national, or permanent resident

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Abe Fellowship

Date posted: 09/11/2007

Award: Three - twelve months full time support.

Field: Social Sciences

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. or Japanese citizens as well as nationals of other countries who can demonstrate strong and serious long-term affiliations with research communities in Japan or the United States.

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Franco Modigliani Research Fellowship in Economics and Finance

Date posted: 10/25/2006

Award: Each grant worth €10,000 per year (gross of taxes). Grants shall be awarded for a maximum duration of two years.

Field: economics or finance

Eligibility: completing Ph.D in non-Italian university with research and/or teaching experience

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Hobart Houghton Research Fellowship in the Department of Economics ABD Economic History

Date posted: 06/09/2006

Award: 6-8 week fellowship at Rhodes University, Grahamstown South Africa

Field: economics and agricultural economics

Eligibility: hold a master's in either economics or agricultural economics with research experience

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Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences (CASBS)

Date posted: 12/22/2005

Award: one-year fellowship

Field: social and behavioral sciences; humanities

Eligibility: Must have Ph.D. or professional (MD or JD) degree, faculty at all academic levels or independent scholars may apply, provided they exhibit a strong level of achievement (adjusted for rank) including a strong record of publications.

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Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship

Date posted: 12/22/2005

Award: $12,000 Scholarship

Field: State and Local Government Finance

Eligibility: Full-time Master's Student; Citizen or perm. Resident of U.S. or Canada

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Cancer Prevention Research

Date posted: 07/22/2004

Award: Postdoctoral training

Field: Cancer Prevention

Eligibility: Have a doctoral degree in a clinical science and be a US citizen or permanent resident

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Rhodes University Andrew Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Date posted: 07/21/2004

Award: R60 000 per annum (doctoral) and R40 000 per annum (masters)

Field: Humanities and Social Sciences

Eligibility: Recently awarded a PhD degree preferably form an institution other than Rhodes University

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Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowships in Women's Studies

Date posted: 10/01/2003

Award: $3,000 for expenses connected with the dissertation

Field: Research about women that crosses disciplinary, regional or cultural boundaries

Eligibility: ABD students in doctoral programs in the U.S.

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Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CS)

Date posted: 09/19/2003

Award: $36,000 Stipend + Tuition + Required Fees + Yearly Conference + Workstation Allowance + $5,000 academic allowance in the 1st fellowship

Field: Computer Science (high performance computing)

Eligibility: First or 2nd year graduate studentt planning full-time study toward a Ph.D. in computer science

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Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) Scholar Award

Date posted: 09/18/2003

Award: $15,000

Field: Any

Eligibility: A woman; Not a citizen of U.S. or Canada; Full Time Graduate Student

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Chancellor's Postdoctural Fellowship

Date posted: 09/18/2003

Award: The award includes a salary starting at $43,000 depending on field and experience, benefits including health insurance and paid vacation/sick leave, and up to $5,000 for research-related and program travel expenses

Field: Any

Eligibility: U.S. citizens or permanent residents and must hold or receive a Ph.D. from an accredited university before the start of their fellowship.

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National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships-American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT)

Date posted: 09/18/2003

Award: $4,200 per month

Field: Social Science, Prehistory, History, Art, Archaeology, Literature, Linguistics

Eligibility: Scholars who have completed their formal training and plan to carry out research in Turkey. Must be U.S. citizen or three-year residents of U.S. Please consult ARIT headquarters on questions of eligibility.

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External Funding at the Graduate School