Study Subject(s): Mathematical, Physical, Biological, Engineering, Behavioral and Social Sciences, Computer and Information Science,
Course Level: Graduate, PhD
Scholarship Provider: National Science Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
-Applicants must be U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens.
-Applicants must intend to pursue research-based master’s or doctoral degrees in fields of science, mathematics, and engineering that are supported by the NSF.
-Applicants pursuing a research-based PhD in science education also may be eligible. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree prior to fall 2012.
-Applicants should be college seniors, recent graduates about to enter their first year of graduate school, or first- or second-year graduate students who have completed no more than 12 months of graduate study.
-Applicants for the Women in Engineering and Computer and Information Science (WECS) award must be women who intend to pursue graduate research degrees in engineering or computer and information science and engineering.
Scholarship Open for International Students: No
The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships offer graduate fellowships in the mathematical, physical, biological, engineering, and behavioral and social sciences (including the history of science and the philosophy of science) and in research-based PhD programs in science education. Specialized components are awards for Women in Engineering (WENG) and Women in Computer and Information Science (WICS).
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: The deadlines for the November 2011 competition vary by discipline:
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