DoD NDSEG Fellowship:

The DoD National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship Program is a competitive fellowship that is awarded to U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. dual citizens who intend to pursue a Doctoral degree aligned to the DoD services Broad Agency Announcements (BAAs) in research and development at a U.S. institution of their choice.


Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans

The PD Soros Fellowship 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

NIH F31 DiversitySupports individuals during predoctoral students to obtain , mentored research training while conducting dissertation research

NIH Diversity SupplementsAdministrative supplements for active NIH research grants to support the training of underrepresented individuals and enhance the diversity of the research

University of Kansas Pre-Doctoral fellowship listVery good resource for non-NIH pre-doctoral fellowships 

Non-NIH Grants and Fellowships (include international grants)

Cientifico LatinoTheir aim is to help undergraduate, graduate, and professional students by providing mentorship, open-access resources on scholarships, fellowships and blog posts on professional development.

McNair Scholars Funding Opportunities : Additional grants/fellowship organized by discipline.  Both private and governmental, that offer support for graduate study.

Ford FoundationTo enhance the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties and promote scholars to become professors enriching the education of all students

HHMI Gilliam Fellowships for Advanced Study :To increase the diversity among scientists who are prepared to assume faculty roles in science


 Graduate Women In Science National Fellowship Program

The Graduate Women In Science (GWIS) National Fellowship Program helps fund research in the natural sciences and promotes academic and professional careers for women in science.

P.E.O. Scholar Awards

The P.E.O. Scholar Awards (PSA) program was established in 1991 to provide substantial merit-based awards for women of the United States and Canada who are pursuing a doctoral level degree at an accredited college or university.


500 Women Scientists:

Their fellowship is awarded to women of color who are leading current projects or launching new ones in line with our organization’s mission: Making science more open, inclusive, and accessible. In addition to supporting their projects, this fellowship program provides our awardees with an honorarium, mentorship opportunities, leadership training, and recognition in the STEM community



Curated by PhD Candidate Roxana Mesias and Justine Noel