Large National Graduate Fellowship Programs

Program Name Program Information
National Science Foundation ~ 1600 awarded annually, due Nov. 3rd – 12th, depending on discipline
NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program ~For students pursuing aeronautical engineering and related fields such as Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, and Mathematics
~$35,000 stipend; $11,000 awarded each year, to be used for educational related expenses; $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center; 2 years of support, with an option for 3
Department of Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships ~ 200 awarded annually, due January
Krell Institute/DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship ~ 18 awarded annually
Dept. Homeland Security ~ 62 awarded annually, due Feb.
Dept. of Education, J. K. Javits Fellowships ~ 48 awarded annually, due Oct.
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Diversity Fellowships ~ 60 awarded annually, due Nov.
NIH Ruth Kirschstein NRSA Predoctoral Fellowships to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research Note: this one is like a full research proposal.
EPA Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowships  
GEM Fellowships (for minorities in engineering and science) > 300 awarded (est.), due Nov.
American Association of University Women Selected Professions Fellowship ~29 awarded annually, due Jan.
SRC Global Research Collaboration  
National Physical Science Consortium ~ Open to all American citizens
~ Providing an annual $20,000 expense allowance, bringing total funding to as much as $120,000
~ Allowing a research or teaching assistantship
~ providing a mentor from the sponsoring agency
~ Deadline: November 30, 2018