AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows Program
- For undergraduate seniors, recent graduates, and graduate/PhD students in the fields of the natural, physical, health, engineering, computer, or social sciences or mathematics. Participants serve a 10-week fellowship in a newsroom, helping to spread science knowledge to the public and enhance coverage of science-related issues in the media.
- Award: $450 weekly stipend for the duration of the program, as well as travel expenses.
- For full-time sophomores and juniors majoring in computer science. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarships are awarded based on demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, and financial need.
- Award: $5,000
- Open to full-time undergraduate (sophomores, juniors, and seniors only) and graduate students specializing in the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Minimum GPA of 3.4 required.
- Award: Unspecified.
- For part-time sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students with a declared major in a science, mathematics, or technology degree program, including management information systems, or a declared major in a business field with a science or technology minor. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be working for a small business while they attend school.
- Award: $2,000
- For U.S. citizens, 18 years or older, attending school full-time on the undergraduate or graduate level. Applicants must be a sophomore or higher with at least one year of full-time study remaining at the time of their application. Requires a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicants should be involved in the creation of journalistic content with computer science elements, but no specific major is required.
- Award: 6 awards of $20,000.
- Undergraduate students pursuing a career in the STEM fields are encouraged to apply.
- Award: A one-time award of $5,000 for school expenses.
- For seniors or graduate students studying engineering, mathematics, or the physical, computer, or life sciences and planning to work full-time towards a PhD. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Students must be enrolled at a department that certifies that either: no more than one term of teaching, grading, or other departmental support activities are required of students in the applicant's department, or, if there are requirements to teach, grade or provide other departmental support for more than one term, they will be waived for the DOE CSGF fellow.
- Award: A yearly stipend of $36,000; full tuition and required fees paid during the appointment period; a $5,000 academic allowance in the first fellowship year and a $1,000 allowance each renewed year (to be used for the purchase of a computer workstation or for research / professional development expenses); the potential to renew the fellowship for up to four years of total support.
Eben Tisdale Public Policy Fellowship
- For juniors, seniors, and graduate students who have interest in public policy, the high tech industry, and/or computer science. Open to international students. Participants serve an 8-week internship in the government relations office of a leading high technology company or association, as well as a weekly issues seminar led by experts in the field.
- Award: $5,000 stipend to cover expenses associated with the fellowship.
- Seniors and graduate students interested in studying at Cambridge in disciplines related to health, equity, technology, and learning. Applicants must have a 3.7 GPA, significant leadership experience, and the desire to use their knowledge to improve the lives of others. Applicants may not be citizens of the U.K.
- Award: Enables student leaders from around the world to obtain graduate degrees in critical areas of interest at Cambridge University. Covers tuition, living expenses and international transportation. About 80 scholarships/year.
Sophomores and juniors pursuing careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. Minimum GPA: 3.7. Requires SHU endorsement.
Award: Funds for undergraduate tuition and other expenses, up to $7,500 annually. 300 awards per year.
- For full-time female undergraduate and graduate students majoring in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field. Requires a 3.5 GPA. U.S. citizenship not required.
- Award: $10,000
- For graduate students or undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year, who are majoring in computer science or computer engineering and have a visible or invisible disability (see website for more details). U.S. citizenship not required.
- Award: $10,000
- Various scholarships available for Latino students can be found through this aggregating website.
- Award: Varies depending on the scholarship.
- For full-time sophomores. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA and a major in areas related to oceanic or atmospheric science, research, technology, or education, including biological sciences, physics, mathematics, remote sensing technology and other areas. For U.S. citizens.
Award: Up to $8,000 of academic assistance per academic year for full-time study and a 10-week, paid internship during the summer at NOAA or a NOAA approved facility.
For undergraduate or graduate students in the final year of their program or recent graduates. Student must have a record of achievement in a biological or physical science, engineering or mathematics, and a desire to teach high school science and/or mathematics in the U.S. For students who are not yet certified. U.S. citizenship not required.
Award: Tuition assistance and a monthly stipend while participating in a recognized teacher education program. Professional and financial support for up to five years.
For U.S. citizens or permanent residents who have earned a Bachelor's degree and recently begun teaching.
Award: Scholarship to earn a Master's degree and up to $100,000 in stipends in addition to a full time teacher's salary.
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship
- For U.S. citizens who are full-time sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate students with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants also must be women and/or minority students who are pursuing a degree in science, technology (IT), engineering, or mathematics (STEM majors). Participants are placed in paid summer internship positions, gaining experience in Department of Energy/Fossil Energy mission-related research programs, as well as an inside view of federal employment.
- Award: Weekly stipend of $500 for undergraduates, $650 for Master's degree students, and $750 for Doctoral and Post-Doctoral students. Travel costs to the host site are also covered, but fellows are responsible for their own housing.
- Undergraduates with financial need and a demonstrated interest in computer science. Four scholarship categories: general, women, underrepresented minority groups, and students with disabilities. Minimum GPA: 3.0. Must also apply for a summer internship. Open to international students.
Award: Scholarship provides full or partial tuition costs for one year.
For full-time rising sophomores and juniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA and U.S. citizenship. For those pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, fields. The MUST Project is open to all students and is particularly focused on engaging students from underserved and underrepresented groups to enter STEM fields.
Award: Awards approximately 100 undergraduate students with a one-year competitive scholarship of up to one-half of tuition, not to exceed $10,000. Students who maintain the required minimum grade point average will be eligible for a paid internship at a NASA center. Additionally, students will benefit year-round from tutoring, lecture series, and mentoring from STEM faculty and peers.
For U.S. citizens or nationals in the last year of their undergraduate work or in the first two years of their graduate work who will pursue or are pursing a doctoral degree in the physical sciences (biology, chemistry, physics, etc.), computer science, engineering, mathematics, or psychology.
- Award: 3-year appointment includes full tuition and required fees, a monthly stipend, and up to $1,000 a year of medical coverage.
National Physical Science Consortium - Graduate Fellowships in Science and Engineering
- For U.S. citizens who are seniors, first or second year graduate students, or students in a terminal Master's program (the student's university offers no Ph.D in the student's discipline). Applicants must be in one of the following fields: chemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, or engineering. Applicants must be accepted at a participating NPSC-member university or college and progress through a full-time study program leading to a graduate degree in the physical sciences or related engineering fields. Fellows must complete one or two summer internships, as the sponsoring employer requires.
- Award: $20,000 stipend for 2, 3 or 6 years, depending on the employer/sponsor.
- Eligible for upper-class undergrads pursuing a degree in science, engineering, math or environmental sciences.
- Award: One-time scholarship of $10,000
- The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, psychology, social work, history, public health, social work, business administration/management, and education (except research-focused STEM education programs). Applicants must be pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in the U.S. and abroad. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
- Award: Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $30,000 along with a $10,500 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees, a one-time $1,000 travel allowance and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S., or foreign institution of graduate education they choose. Also provides TeraGrid Supercomputer access.
- Open to undergraduate and graduate-level U.S. citizens who are at least 18 years of age, able to participate in summer internships as part of the scholarship program, willing to accept post-graduate employment with the Department of Defense, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and are majoring in one of the following subjects: biology, chemistry, behavioral sciences, computer science, engineering, math, or physics.
- Award: Includes full tuition and education related fees (does not include items such as meal plans, housing, or parking); a cash award paid at a rate of $25,000 - $41,000 depending on prior educational experience (may be prorated depending on award length); paid summer internships; health Insurance reimbursement allowance up to $1,200 per calendar year; book allowance of $1,000 per academic year; mentoring; employment placement after graduation.
Minority undergraduate and graduate students pursuing an education in a technical field. (See website.) Minimum GPA: 3.0. Must demonstrate financial need.
Award: Over 100 scholarships awarded each year, ranging from $1,000 to $10,000, depending on need.