Student Fellowships & Awards

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National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Internal Deadline: check website (no internal deadline; apply directly)

» Scholarship's official website
» List of previous winners


The NSF fellowship stipend is currently $27,500 for a 12-month tenure, prorated monthly at $2,291 for lesser periods. In addition to the funds for stipend payments, the NSF provides the fellowship institution, on behalf of each Fellow, a cost-of-education allowance of $10,500 per tenure year.


Applicants must be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the U.S. at the time of application. Applicants must be at or near the beginning of their graduate study in science, mathematics, or engineering.

Application Procedure

Applications are available on the NSF internet site.