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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

Contact Information:

Name: Dr. Joretta Joseph, EdD, Program Administrator
Phone: (800) 854-NPSC
Fax: (213) 821-2407
Address: National Physical Science Consortium USC - RAN 3716 South Hope Street Suite 348 Los Angeles, CA 90007-4344
Web site:

Additional information:

The online application typically opens August 25 & closes November 30. The Dissertation Support Fellowship provides support while a graduate student conducts dissertation research. Students should apply in the year of graduate school prior to the beginning of their dissertation research program, but not before they can describe their intended research in general terms. For more information, please visit the NPSC website.

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