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Presidential Management Fellowship Applications Due October 17

October 07, 2019
The U.S. Office of Personnel Management invites applications for the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) program through Thursday, October 17 at 12:00 PM EST. 
Fellowships 2019

Postdoc Training Opportunity - Vascular Research Training Program, UW-Madison

October 07, 2019
The University of Wisconsin - Madison Department of Surgery is recruiting trainees for a T32-funded training program. They are specifically seeking 1) surgical residents who have a research interest in vascular disease and 2) recent or upcoming PhD graduates who are interested in translational research. Their goal is to accelerate the performance of basic, translational, and clinical research for vascular disease by producing future surgeons, scientists, and engineers who will meet the ever-increasing need for innovative treatments for a growing number of patients.
Fellowships 2019

Apply to be a Research or Teaching Assistant at Kellogg School of Management

October 07, 2019
Northwestern students are invited to apply for paid research (RA) and teaching assistant (TA) positions at Kellogg School of Management. Responsibilities may include data entry and management, statistical analysis, grading assignments, proctoring exams, facilitating online and in lab research studies, and more! 
Other 2019

CALL for Nominations: The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program for Postdoctoral Fellowship 2020–21

September 30, 2019
The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program supports future generations of leaders in science, technology, engineering, and math. The program provides scholarships for postdoctoral students from premier universities in the United States to do research at one of seven Israeli universities. In addition, the program provides support to Israeli PhD graduates who have been accepted to a postdoctoral program with a stipend at an American university.
Fellowships 2019

2020–21 Fellowships at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

September 30, 2019
The Metropolitan Museum of Art welcomes applications from scholars of the history of art and visual culture, archaeology, conservation and related sciences, as well as those in other disciplines whose projects relate to objects in The Met’s collection.
Fellowships 2019

IBM PhD Fellowship Program

September 30, 2019
IBM is pleased to announce the 2020 Two-Year Worldwide IBM PhD Fellowship for the academic years of 2020–21 and 2021–22.  
Fellowships 2019

Open Phil AI Fellowship Applications Due October 25

September 20, 2019
Applications are now open for the Open Phil AI Fellowship. This program extends full support to a community of current & incoming PhD students, in any area of artificial intelligence (AI) / machine learning (ML), who are interested in making the long-term, large-scale impacts of AI a focus of their work.
Fellowships 2019

American Indian Science and Engineering Society Engineering Faculty Career Workshop 2019

August 07, 2019
Early-career faculty members, postdoctoral professionals, and PhD students in engineering are invited to register for the American Indian Sciences and Engineering Society's (AISES) Faculty Career Workshop on October 9, 2019 and the AISES National Conference on October 10-12, 2019. Assistance for travel is available by applying to the ASSIST Travel Grant.
Other 2019

Fall Data Science Fellowship Opportunity

June 28, 2019
The Data Incubator is an intensive 8-week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in earlier sessions, the Data Incubator will be holding another fellowship.
Fellowships 2019

Schmidt Science Fellows Program Applications Due July 29

June 24, 2019
Northwestern University will nominate six doctoral students and/or recent alumni for the Schmidt Science Fellows Program conducted in partnership with The Rhodes Trust. The program allows students with extraordinary records of leadership in STEM to spend one year conducting research tangentially related yet pertinent to their doctoral work in a world-class laboratory and participate in a series of global seminars. Fellows will enjoy a stipend of $100,000 and their conference expenses covered in full.
Fellowships 2019

Considering Fulbright to Fund Your Major Project in 2020–21?

June 18, 2019
Fulbright is an excellent opportunity for internationally-minded graduate students who need to complete 9-10 months of international dissertation or thesis research.  
2019

Job Market Materials Working Group August 19-23

June 03, 2019
The Job Market Materials Working Group is a pilot program developed by the Graduate Writing Place and The Graduate School to create a collaborative working group in which each participant will develop all the materials required for their academic job market search. Through an intensive, week-long program, the Working Group will demystify application materials, allow for writing time, and workshop drafts. Especially attuned for students who thrive in collaborative settings, the Job Market Materials Working Group seeks to create community in the midst of the academic job market season.
2019

Holocaust Educational Foundation - Graduate Assistantship

May 20, 2019
The Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University (HEF) is dedicated to promoting teaching and research about the Holocaust at the college and university level. This mission is furthered through a variety of programs, including the biennial Lessons and Legacies conference; the annual Summer Institute on the Holocaust and Jewish Civilization; Teaching and Research Grant competitions; and on-campus events.
Other 2019

Physical Genomics Fellow Competition Applications Due May 23

May 20, 2019
The Center for Physical Genomics and Engineering (CPGE) is committed to training the next generation of leaders and contributing to diversity in engineering. As part of this effort, CPGE is awarding two fellowships to exceptional students with a deep interest in pursuing a doctoral degree in a physical genomics-related field. Proposed projects should bridge molecular biology, bioengineering, physics, optics, chemistry, and medicine and promote joint research between the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and other Northwestern University Schools.
Fellowships 2019

Call for Applications for the Office of Fellowships Graduate Assistant (OFGA) 2019-2020

May 03, 2019
The Office of Fellowships  seeks a doctoral candidate with an outstanding record of undergraduate mentorship to join them during the 2019-2020 academic year. The OFGA participates in all facets of the office’s interactions with undergraduates, from individual advising and group discussions to application review and mock interviews. 
Fellowships 2019

Funding Application “Sit-and-Plug” Sessions on May 15, 24, & 28

May 03, 2019
Lauren-Ashley Buchanan, TGS associate director of student life, will be holding “Sit-and-Plug” sessions on May 15 and May 28(Evanston) and May 24 (Chicago) for the TGS-sponsored student organization funding application, which are due by Wednesday, June 5.  
Other 2019

2020-21 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Applications Due September 16

April 29, 2019
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is now open and accepting applications for the 2020-21 academic year! Whether you plan to conduct independent research, teach students, or pursue a professional project, Fulbright makes a real and lasting impact. Fulbright Scholars return to their home institutions with enhanced career prospects, ideas for future collaborations, and a truly global perspective. Don’t miss out on this important opportunity to share knowledge and serve as a cultural ambassador through Fulbright.
2019

Call for Submissions: The Norman Mailer Society Graduate Writing Award

April 29, 2019
The Norman Mailer Society invites submissions for its first annual Graduate Writing Award, which recognizes high-quality graduate student work about or inspired by the work of Norman Mailer.
Other 2019

Press Graduate Assistantship Applications Due May 13

April 15, 2019
The Northwestern University Press Graduate Assistantship is a competitive twelve-month position awarded to an outstanding graduate student at Northwestern University working on a PhD in any field of the humanities. This position will provide the student with an invaluable in-depth, comprehensive introduction to scholarly publishing. The student will gain familiarity with the publication process and goals of the university press in the context of the larger campus community; have access to the acquisitions, editorial, and marketing staff, who possess expertise in scholarly communications and the state of scholarship across many humanities disciplines; and enjoy a mentored team environment in which to build analytical skills that will be useful across many careers in the humanities. Students are expected to make progress on their dissertation while working at NUP; the opportunity is designed to approximate typical assistantship time commitments and responsibilities.
Other 2019

TGS Student Group Funding Application Info Session on April 24

April 15, 2019
Lauren-Ashley Buchanan, PhD, associate director of student life (TGS), will be holding a student group funding application process information session for student leaders of TGS-sponsored groups on Wednesday, April 24 from 4:30 - 6:00 PM in TGS Commons. In this session, Buchanan will explain the application process, go over the materials that will need to be submitted to request funding, and share key deadlines.
Other 2019

NDIAS Call for Residential Fellows for 2020-21

April 15, 2019
The Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study (NDIAS) supports outstanding, innovative research in all academic disciplines and encourages its Fellows to explore the relationship between the world as it is and as it ought to be, as well as how their work related to the scholarship of others in an engaging academic community of scholars, artists, and scientists.
Fellowships 2019

Chicago Field Studies Graduate Assistant Needs for Academic Year 2019-20

April 15, 2019
Chicago Field Studies (CFS) is seeking an Instructor for CFS 392-0 Field Studies in Public Health (FSPH).
Other 2019

Graduate Assistantship Opportunities in Residential Life

April 08, 2019
Residential Services is excited to announce 4 openings in our Residential Life team for graduate students. Residential Services is seeking applicants for Assistant Resident Directors, a Graduate Assistant for Leadership Development, and a Graduate Assistant for Assessment & Community Development.
Other 2019

Apply Now to Serve as a Graduate Writing Fellow or The Graduate Writing Place GA in 2019-20

April 08, 2019
In the 2019-20 academic year, the Graduate Writing Place will offer two types of opportunities for advanced PhD candidates who wish to augment their writing, leadership, and teaching skills at the same time they improve the writing skills of other graduate students at Northwestern
Fellowships 2019

Job Opportunity - Computation and Data Sciences Faculty, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

April 03, 2019
The Centre for Computational and Data Sciences (CCDS), Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India invites applications from Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians (NRIs), and Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) for permanent faculty positions at all levels in different areas of computational and data sciences. The candidates are expected to possess exceptional potential in conducting independent research activities, demonstrate a strong commitment to quality teaching and contribute towards the development of other professional activities.
Other 2019

Doctoral Student Opportunities in the Undergraduate Residential Experience for 2019-20 Academic Year

April 01, 2019
Do you enjoy working with undergraduates? Are you interested in a rewarding employment opportunity on campus?  The Office of Residential Academic Initiatives anticipates several openings for doctoral students during the 2019-20 academic year.
Other 2019

Graduate Assistantship Openings at Northwestern Buffett

April 01, 2019
Northwestern Buffett is looking to fill multiple Graduate Assistantship (GA) positions to support the research activities of Global Working Groups (GWGs). Northwestern Buffett GWGs bring together international scholars and experts from global civil society, policy worlds, law, industry, and the arts to collaborate and implement a research agenda and active response to a critical global challenge. 
Other 2019

MOCAD Ford Curatorial Fellowship Application Deadline April 15

April 01, 2019
The Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) is seeking applicants for its 2019-2020 Curatorial Fellowship. MOCAD is where adventurous minds encounter the best in contemporary visual, literary, music, and performing arts. A responsive center for diverse audiences, MOCAD presents art that contextualize, interprets, educates and expands culture, pushing us to the edges of contemporary experience.
Fellowships 2019

John Walsh Fellowship in Museum Education

March 25, 2019
The John Walsh Fellowship at the Yale University Art Gallery is a two-year fellowship intended for an emerging professional in the arts considering a career in museum education. Reporting to the Jan and Frederick Mayer Senior Associate Curator of Public Education and working closely with colleagues from the Education Department, other Gallery departments, and additional collaborators at and beyond the Yale University Art Gallery, the Fellow will be fully integrated into all aspects of the Education Department’s work, from planning to execution. They will gain broad-based experience in academic museum education over the course of the fellowship, including: K–12 public education; interdisciplinary and interactive teaching with objects; university-level outreach and teaching programs; execution and evaluation of educational offerings for various audiences; school, youth, adult, and community groups; and teachers, families, and adult visitors.
Fellowships 2019

The Block Museum’s Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship Applications Due April 15

March 18, 2019
The Block Museum’s Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship offers opportunities for Northwestern University doctoral students who are interested in exploring museum professions. There are many exciting opportunities in museums for PhDs, and museums benefit from working with professionals with diverse degrees, including history, performance studies, indigenous studies, African American Studies, and other fields. The fellowship is geared toward students whose work engage with visual culture, history, museum practice, and the questions of shaping and exhibiting knowledge. Graduate fellows will gain practical and professional experience by contributing to museum initiatives. Projects may include work on exhibitions, engagement, collections, community relations, publications, and/or programs.
Fellowships 2019

TGS Child Care Grant Spring Quarter Deadline April 2

March 11, 2019
If you didn’t apply for the TGS Child Care Grant this past fall or winter, it’s not too late to apply for the spring quarter installment! Take advantage of these portable grants, designed to give eligible TGS student parents some financial support to help with childcare expenses wherever they may be residing, national or internationally. Apply by Tuesday, April 2 for Spring Quarter!
Other 2019

Applications Now Open for the Curatorial Fellowship Program at the Harvard Art Museums

March 11, 2019
The Curatorial Fellowship Program at the Harvard Art Museums is designed to broaden the experience of scholars embarking on professional and academic careers in art history who are considering the museum profession.
Fellowships 2019

Neisser Family Curatorial Internship: Summer 2019

March 04, 2019
The Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago is excited to collaborate with Kate Neisser and the Neisser Family Foundation to launch the Neisser Family Curatorial Internship. This internship will serve as an opportunity for college and graduate level students of color to learn and work in a leading, globally-focused museum that is vested in their growth and progression. To be considered for this internship, applicants must be applying for an internship in the Curatorial department and identify as a person of color. A stipend of $3,200 is available each term.
Other 2019

Deadlines Approaching for Mercatus Graduate Student Fellowships

March 03, 2019
Don't wait—deadlines are approaching, but the Mercatus Center at George Mason University is still accepting applications for our graduate student programs for the 2019-2020 academic year! The Mercatus Center offers fellowships for students pursuing a graduate degree in economics at George Mason University, as well as in other disciplines at universities around the world. Their fellows explore and discuss the foundations of political economy and public policy and pursue research on pressing issues.
Fellowships 2019

DOE SCGSR 2019 S1: Graduate Research Opportunities at DOE National Laboratories

February 22, 2019
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science is pleased to announce that the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is now accepting applications for the 2019 Solicitation 1. Applications are due 5:00pm Eastern Time on Thursday, May 9.  
Other 2019

Home Grown Curatorial Fellowship Now Accepting Applications

February 11, 2019
The National Museum of Mexican Art (NMMA) and The DuSable Museum of African American History are pleased to offer the Home Grown Curatorial Fellowship thanks to a joint grant by the Walton Family Foundation and the Ford Foundation through their Diversifying Art Museum Leadership Initiative.
Fellowships 2019

ISGMH Graduate Fellow Research Award 2019

February 11, 2019
The Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing (ISGMH) is a Northwestern University-wide institute dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of sexual and gender minority (SGM) individuals and communities through multidisciplinary research, community engagement, and training. Sexual and gender minorities include lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people – anyone whose sexual or gender identity does not conform to social majority categories of sexual orientation or gender.
Fellowships 2019

2019-20 New York State Senate Graduate/Post-Graduate/Mid-Career Fellowship Applications Now Open

February 08, 2019
The Senate 2019-20 Graduate/Post-Graduate/Mid-Career Fellowships application deadline is Friday, April 26. There are generally 16 fellowships awarded each year. Students are not required to presently reside or to attend school in New York. However, students must be United States citizens at the time of application. The Graduate/Post-Graduate/Mid-Career application information and materials are also available here. 
Fellowships 2019

The 2019-20 Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies Crown Fellowship

February 04, 2019
The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies is pleased to announce competition for the 2019-20 Crown Fellowship, an award given annually to a Northwestern graduate student or group of students whose works bears on some aspect of Jewish history, culture, or religion.  The award includes a tuition scholarship and monthly stipend of $2,737.
Fellowships 2019

The Alumnae of Northwestern University Graduate Fellowship 2019-20

February 04, 2019
The Alumnae of Northwestern University offers this Fellowship to full-time graduate students who show promise of achieving distinction in their chosen field and who will bring credit to the University. Criteria for selection include quality of scholarship, leadership, community service, professional experience, and financial need. Special consideration will be given to students who choose a program in pursuit of a career that serves the public good.
Fellowships 2019

2019 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowships Deadline

January 28, 2019
The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowship Program provides opportunities to doctoral candidates to engage in full-time dissertation research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies. The program is designed to deepen research knowledge and increase the study of modern foreign languages, cultural engagement, and area studies not generally included in US curricula. 
Fellowships 2019

Fellowship Opportunity: The Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life.

January 18, 2019
The Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life is seeking four graduate students who will help mentor undergraduates in the Brady Scholars Program.
Fellowships 2019

ETS Internship, Fellowship and Visiting Scholar Programs in Research

January 10, 2019
The Educational Testing Service (ETS) Research & Development (R&D) division is pleased to announce that they are now accepting applications for the 2019 Internship and Fellowship Programs in R&D. These programs seek applicants who are interested in pursuing scientific research under the guidance of ETS researchers and psychometricians.
Fellowships 2019

Applications Now Open for 2019 Northwestern University-SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program

January 10, 2019
The Graduate School (TGS) is thrilled to announce that applications are open for the 2019 Northwestern University-Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Dissertation Proposal Development Program, an exciting summer research opportunity for second and third year students in the humanities and qualitative social sciences at Northwestern University, University of Illinois-Chicago, and University of Chicago (Chicago Metropolitan Exchange Program universities).
Other 2019

Nominations for 2019 Robert Dirks Molecular Programming Prize Now Open

January 07, 2019
The International Society for Nanoscale Science, Computation and Engineering (ISNSCE) is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Robert Dirks Molecular Programming Prize.
Other 2019

Request for Proposals: John E. Sawyer Seminars on the Comparative Study of Cultures

December 14, 2018
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has invited Northwestern University to submit one proposal for up to $225,000 to fund a year-long John E. Sawyer Seminar series related to multi-disciplinary and comparative research on historical and contemporary topics of major scholarly significance: “The seminars . . . bring together faculty, foreign visitors, postdoctoral trainees, and graduate students from a variety of fields mainly, but not exclusively, in the arts, humanities, and interpretive social sciences, for intensive study of subjects chosen by the participants.”  Of the 15 – 20 proposals expected, the Foundation plans to fund 10 Sawyer Seminars. The seminar series may be planned for the 2020-21 academic year to allow time for a planning year once the Foundation selects (in September 2019) the groups to be funded.
Other 2018

Summer Language Grant Applications Due January 28

December 14, 2018
The Summer Language Grant (SLG) assists PhD students with expenses related to language training during the summer for their research. Grants are made to help defray expenses incurred pursuing language instruction not available at Northwestern University during the summer session. The maximum award amount is $2,000.
Other 2018

Digital Humanities Research Grant Applications Due January 22

December 14, 2018
The Digital Humanities Research Grant is intended to enable PhD students in the humanities to access specialized training. Awards up to $2,500 will be granted to assist PhD students requiring training in digital technologies directly in support of dissertation research.
Other 2018

Graduate Research Grant Applications Due January 22

December 14, 2018
The Graduate Research Grant (GRG) is intended to help PhD and MFA students, in historically underfunded disciplines meet expenses related to scholarly research and creative endeavors.
Other 2018

Dr. John N. Nicholson Fellowship Applications Due January 14

December 14, 2018
The Dr. John N. Nicholson Fellowship provides financial support for outstanding Northwestern graduate students enrolled in PhD programs in the sciences, engineering and management.
Fellowships 2018

TGS Co-Sponsorship Grant Applications Due January 14

December 14, 2018
The Graduate School (TGS) Co-Sponsorship Grant is intended to assist graduate students, postdoctoral trainees, faculty, staff, and other units in co-sponsor events, programs, and/or initiatives that clearly benefit postdoctoral trainees and graduate students in The Graduate School.
Other 2018

Critical Theory Cluster Graduate Assistant Position

December 14, 2018
The Critical Theory Cluster is currently looking to fill a graduate assistant (GA) position for four quarters: Spring 2019, Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Winter 2020. The Graduate Assistant works with faculty, staff, and graduate affiliates of the cluster to coordinate planning of interdisciplinary activities.
Other 2018

Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Diversity in Science Postdoctoral Enrichment Program

December 06, 2018
The Postdoctoral Enrichment Program (PDEP) provides a total of $60,000 over three years to support the career development activities for underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows in the United States or Canada whose training and professional development are guided by mentors committed to helping them advance to stellar careers in biomedical or medical research.
Other 2018

The Moore Inventor Fellows - 2019 Application

December 04, 2018
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation announces the fourth competition for Moore Inventor Fellows. The foundation seeks to support outstanding inventors and innovators who create new tools, technologies, processes, or approaches with a high potential to accelerate progress in the foundation’s three main areas of interest: 1) scientific research, 2) environmental conservation and 3) patient care.
Fellowships 2018

The Alumnae of Northwestern Request Proposals for Project Funding

December 03, 2018
The Alumnae of Northwestern University, founded in 1916, is a volunteer organization of 60 active members that serves the University and the community. Since 1931, the Alumnae has given over $8.5 million dollars to the University. In addition to those projects funded by the Grants program, other funds given to the University have included fellowships, scholarships, awards to faculty and students, as well as special University projects. Alumnae grant funds are raised through its Continuing Education program and the Waa-Mu Show Patron Program.
Other 2018

Apply Now For SOA Inclusive & Barrier-Free Grants

November 26, 2018
The Department of Student Organizations & Activities is facilitating their barrier free initiative by providing an Inclusive & Barrier-Free Grant for student groups! This initiative is intended to support student organizations and events that encourage a positive and inclusive experience for the Northwestern community. Groups can receive up to $500 in grant funding per academic year.
Other 2018

Chateaubriand Fellowship Call for Applications

November 09, 2018
The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States. It supports outstanding PhD students from American universities who wish to conduct research in France for a period ranging from 4 to 9 months. Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a collaborative process involving expert evaluators in both countries.
Fellowships 2018

Call for Nominations: MAGS 2019 Excellence in Teaching Award

November 09, 2018
The Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) is pleased to announce the 2019 Excellence in Teaching Award competition, in recognition of graduate students who exemplify excellence in the teaching/learning mission of our universities.
Other 2018

AAAS Now Accepting Applications for Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellowship

November 05, 2018
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellowship places science, engineering, and mathematics students and postdoctoral trainees at media organizations nationwide.
Other 2018

Applications Invited for 2019-2020 Visiting Fellowships and Travel Grants at the Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University

November 05, 2018
The Lewis Walpole Library, a department of Yale University Library, funds four-week visiting fellowships and two-week travel grants to support research in the Library’s rich collections of eighteenth-century materials (mainly British). In addition, the Library administers two jointly funded residential fellowships: The LWL / ASECS Library Fellowship is awarded to an ASECS member in good standing for up to four weeks of research at the Lewis Walpole Library, and The LWL / Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Fellowship is awarded to support up to eight weeks of research in the collections of both libraries.
Fellowships 2018

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship

November 05, 2018
The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund administered by JPMorgan, Trustee. Mrs. Liebmann was the daughter of a prominent Armenian intellectual, writer and statesman and was married to one of the owners of a successful American business. She supported students and educational and charitable organizations during her lifetime. Mrs. Liebmann's primary concern, as expressed in her Will, was to attract and support students with outstanding character and ability who hold promise for achievement and distinction in their chosen fields of study. 
Fellowships 2018

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program (NRT)

October 30, 2018
The NRT Program is dedicated to supporting highly effective training of STEM graduate students in high priority interdisciplinary research areas through the use of comprehensive traineeship models that are innovative, evidence-based, and aligned with changing workforce and research needs.
Other 2018

Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2019

October 29, 2018
The Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2019 is a worldwide search for early stage technology-enabled solutions and services that can enable economic development and/or benefit society and/or the environment. This competition is open to individuals and teams of students or recent alumni from any college or university.
Fellowships 2018

The NSF 2026 Idea Machine Challenge

October 22, 2018
The National Science Foundation's (NSF) NSF 2026 Idea Machine is a competition to help set the U.S. agenda for fundamental research in science and engineering. Participants can earn prizes and receive public recognition by suggesting the pressing research questions that need to be answered in the coming decade - the next set of “Big Ideas” for future investment by the NSF. Apply by October 26.
Other 2018

VATAT Fellowships for International Visiting Students

October 08, 2018
The Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS) Planning and Budgeting Committee (VATAT) will award in 2018/2019 a few special fellowships to outstanding visiting students.
Other 2018

CNAIR Announces 2018-2019 Graduate Fellowship Awards

October 03, 2018
CNAIR is excited to announce its inaugural graduate student fellowship awards in 2018-2019! The Center’s graduate student fellowship program seeks to generate and support research that is responsive to and engaged with Native communities and organizations, NAIS research, and historical and contemporary issues. 
Other 2018

2019 IBM PhD Fellowship Award

October 02, 2018
Strong collaboration with faculty, students and universities is vital to IBM. The IBM PhD Fellowship Program advances this collaboration by recognizing and supporting exceptional PhD students who want to make their mark in promising and disruptive technologies.
Other 2018

Presidential Management Fellows Application

October 01, 2018
The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program is currently seeking recent and current graduate students for  a highly selective, rigorous leadership program. This program recruits recent graduates (who completed an advanced degree within the past two years) and current graduate students (who will complete an advanced degree by August 31, 2019).
Other 2018

Upcoming TGS Deadlines for Grants

October 01, 2018
TGS deadlines for multiple grants are quickly approaching. Apply before it's too late!
Other 2018

Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowship Opportunity

September 20, 2018
Symantec is accepting applications for Symantec Research Labs (SRL) Graduate Fellowships. Symantec will award outstanding PhD students who meet the eligibility criteria listed below. A key goal of the program is to fund innovative research that has real-world value, in areas where Symantec conducts business.
Fellowships 2018

National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC) Fellowship Opportunity

September 19, 2018
Applications are now open for the NPSC fellowship program. The NPSC Program provides a two-phase, six-year fellowship. Initial support is for two or three years, depending on the employer-sponsor.
Fellowships 2018

Microsoft PhD Fellowship Opportunity

September 09, 2018
Microsoft is offering a two-year fellowship for PhD students at North American universities pursuing research aligned to the research topics carried out by Microsoft Research.
Fellowships 2018

Microsoft Ada Lovelace Fellowship Opportunity

September 08, 2018
The Microsoft Research Ada Lovelace Fellowship aims to increase the pipeline of diverse talent receiving advanced degrees in computing-related fields by providing a research funding opportunity for doctoral students from groups underrepresented in computing (women, African Americans/Blacks, Latinos, American Indians/Alaskan Natives, Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders, people with disabilities and/or LGBTQ). 
Fellowships 2018

The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships

September 08, 2018
The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships are designed to encourage original and significant study of religious and ethical values in all areas of human endeavor. Eligible proposals have religious or ethical values as a central concern, and come from fields within the humanities and social sciences. In the current Newcombe competition, at least 20 non-renewable fellowships of $25,000 will be awarded for 12 months of full-time dissertation writing. PhD and ThD candidates who will be in the final year of dissertation writing during the 2019-2020 academic year may apply.
Fellowships 2018

Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans Information Session on October 3

September 08, 2018
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is a $90,000 merit-based fellowship exclusively for immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate school in the United States. The application deadline is November 1, 2018. Join the Office of Fellowships at an information session on Wednesday, October 3, from 12:30 - 1:30 PM at the Segal Visitors Center, 2nd Floor Conference Room to learn more. Pizza will be served.
Fellowships 2018

The Data Incubator

March 22, 2018
This program is an intensive 8-week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists.
Fellowships 2018

Information Session on Leadership Opportunities at the Searle Center

March 05, 2018
Learn more about the Searle Center’s Teaching Certificate Program and Graduate Teaching Fellows programs at an information session on March 15 from 2-4 PM at TGS Commons. Applications for both programs are due April 11, 2018.
2018

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)

February 26, 2018
Read more about this funding opportunity and how to apply!
Other 2018

2018 Balzan Prizes

February 19, 2018
Applications for the 2018 Balzan Prizes from the International Balzan Foundation are now open. They will be awarded in the following subjects: Social Anthropology, Global History, Fluid Dynamics, and Chemical Ecology. Each of the four Balzan Prizes is worth 750,000 Swiss francs.
Other 2018

Brady Fellowships Applications are due March 1

February 16, 2018
Please consider this unique opportunity to mentor undergraduates in the Brady Scholars Program. Sixteen WCAS undergraduates enter the program every year; each graduate mentor is responsible for four students for three years. These are some of the most impressive and politically engaged students at NU.
Fellowships 2018

Upcoming Deadline: The Alumnae of Northwestern University Graduate Fellowship 2018-19

February 09, 2018
The Alumnae of Northwestern University offers this Fellowship to full-time graduate students who show promise of achieving distinction in their chosen field and who will bring credit to the University. Criteria for selection include quality of scholarship, leadership, community service, professional experience, and financial need. Special consideration will be given to students who choose a program in pursuit of a career that serves the public good.
Fellowships 2018

Franke Graduate Fellowships for 2018-2019

February 06, 2018
With generous funding from Richard and Barbara Franke, and in partnership with The Graduate School, the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities will offer exclusive fellowships to the most promising graduate students in fields across the humanities for 2018-2019.
Other 2018

Apply for the Buffett Institute's Graduate Student Organized Conference Grant

January 19, 2018
The Buffett Institute will provide up to $30,000 to fund a graduate student initiated and organized conference. Conferences are on an international or comparative topic with relevance to contemporary political, economic, or social issues. The deadline to apply is April 1.
Other 2018

Fellowship Opportunity: The Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life

January 11, 2018
The Brady Scholars Program seek four graduate students who will help mentor undergraduates. They offer a total award of $6,000 spread over three years.
Fellowships 2018