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National Scholarships and Fellowships

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, MATHEMATICS DISCIPLINES

 

 

This fellowship provides funds for graduate students in STEM fields pursuing research-based graduate degrees.

 

Level: Graduate

Areas: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at www.nsfgrfp.org

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This is a merit based fellowship open to seniors and graduate students in applied sciences and engineering who are willing to commit to making their skills available to the United States in time of national emergency.

 

Level: Senior and Graduate

Areas: Applied Sciences, Engineering

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at www.hertzfndn.org


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Microsoft Scholarship (due January 30, 2015)Blue Down Arrow - Up

Merit scholarship. To be eligible, you must be enrolled full time in a Bachelor’s degree program at a 4-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time you submit the application. You need to be making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics. You must be able to demonstrate an interest in computer science. Because the scholarship is merit based, you must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. Chosen recipients will be asked to provide a copy of their official transcript.

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at http://careers.microsoft.com/careers/en/us/university-programs.aspx#tab_scholarship-program-qualifications

 
 



This scholarship provides support to approximately 8,000 graduate students in fields important to national defense needs.

 

Level: Graduate

Areas: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biosciences, Chemistry, Oceanography, Physics.

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at https://ndseg.asee.org/

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This program is open to students seeking to pursue a Ph.D. in the biomedical sciences.

 

Level: Graduate

Areas: Biomedical

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at www.training.nih.gov/programs/gpp


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This scholarship is an opportunity for students pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be employed upon degree completion at a Department of Defense facility.

 

Level: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate

Areas: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering; Biosciences; Chemical Engineering; Chemistry; Civil Engineering; Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences; Computer and Computational Sciences; Electrical Engineering; Geosciences; Industrial and Systems Engineering; Information Sciences; Materials Science and Engineering; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering; Nuclear Engineering; Oceanography; Operations Research; Physics

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at https://smart.asee.org/

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Summer program for sophomores or juniors who are interested in pursuing a Ph.D. or M.D.-Ph.D. in STEM fields. Students have the opportunity to conduct research, learn firsthand from leading scientists in industry and academia, and present their work. 


The following U.S. institutions host Amgen Scholars: Columbia University Barnard, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, National Institutes of Health, Stanford University, University of California Berkeley, University of California Los Angeles, University of California San Francisco, and Washington University in St. Louis. 

 
The following Japanese institutions host Amgen Scholars: Kyoto University and the University of Tokyo.
 
Depending on the host university, research areas may include Biochemistry; Bioengineering; Bioinformatics; Biopsychology; Biotechnology; Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Chemistry; Immunology; Medical Pharmacology; Microbiology; Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology; Molecular Genetics; Molecular Medicine; Molecular Pharmacology; Neurobiology; Neuroscience; Pathology; Physiological Psychology; Physiological Science; Statistics; and Toxicology. 

Note that the terminology used to define these research areas may vary across universities. Please see each university's summer research program website for more information. 

 

Deadline for all universities: February 1, 2017

 

Level: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at www.amgenscholars.com/


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This scholarships offers unique opportunities for Bachelor students to work with research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany for a period of 2 to 3 months in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering.

 

Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Areas: Chemistry, Physics, Earth Sciences, Engineering

For more information about this fellowship visit their website at www.daad.de/rise/en/


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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) scholarship program is designed to:

 

  • increase undergraduate training in oceanic and atmospheric science, research, technology, and education and foster multidisciplinary training opportunities;
  • increase public understanding and support for stewardship of the ocean and atmosphere and improve environmental literacy;
  • recruit and prepare students for public service careers with NOAA and other natural resource and science agencies at the federal, state and local levels of government;
  • recruit and prepare students for careers as teachers and educators in oceanic and atmospheric science and to improve scientific and environmental education in the United States.

 

Requirements: Click here

 

Areas: Declared major in a discipline including, but not limited to, oceanic, environmental, biological, and atmospheric sciences, mathematics, engineering, remote sensing technology, physical and social sciences including geography, physics, hydrology, geomatics, or teacher education that support NOAA's programs and mission. For more information about this fellowship visit their website

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Eligibility

 

To be eligible, student must be enrolled full time in a Bachelor’s degree program at a 4-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time application submitted.

 

Must be making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics.

 

Be able to demonstrate an interest in computer science. Because the scholarship is merit based, you must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. Chosen recipients will be asked to provide a copy of their official transcript.

 

Please visit this site for more information.

 

Microsoft Scholarship



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Upcoming Scholarship/Fellowship Deadlines

AWIS San Diego Scholarship
For aspring women scientists. 
Visit www.awissd.org

 

Deadline:  February 28, 2017 for the AWIS SD Scholarship

 

Contact Us 

To review your overall profile as a future national scholarship applicant, 

please contact: 


Michelle Lopez, Assistant Dean
Division of Undergraduate Studies
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive, 
San Diego, CA 92182-1623
Phone: (619) 594-2871
Fax: (619) 594-7934
nationalscholarships@mail.sdsu.edu



 

For Weber Honors College students:

Dr. Martha Enciso
Associate Director, Weber Honors College
menciso@mail.sdsu.edu
Phone: (619) 594-3834

Office:  Admin 201-D