Student Academic Grants and Awards

National Fellowships

Programs for Funding Female Undergraduate/Graduate Students


AAUW Community Action Grants
Fellowships and grants for women.

Amelia Earhart Fellowship Program
Funding for women pursuing a Ph.D./Doctoral degree in aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering.

Asian Women in Business Foundation
Funding for Asian-American women students.

Association for Women in Science Educational and Professional Development Awards
For women enrolled in math and science college courses. Various Scholarships.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellows Program
Politics, International Relations

Ford Foundation Predoctoral and Dissertation Fellowships for Minorities
For students from minority or underrepresented groups.

Freeman-Asia Scholarship program
Scholarships to support study abroad in East or Southeast Asia

HORIZONS Scholarship
For women studying for national security, defense careers or related fields.

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships
For women of any nationality studying business.

Jeanette Rankin Foundation
Funding for low-income women ages 35+ for college education.

L'Oreal USA For Women in Science
For women in sciences, provides postdoctoral fellowships for women in specific fields.

M.A. Cartland Shackford Medical Fellowship for women
Awards to graduating women.

Mayo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
For young scientists to build skills and test inclinations toward research.

Microsoft Scholarships
Scholarships for Undergraduate students studying computer science.

National Academies Fellowships Office
Fellowships for researchers in Academic, Federal, Industrial and International workforces.

National Physical Science Consortium
Sponsors doctoral fellowship programs in the physical sciences.

National Science Foundation, Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) Program
For grad students pursuing a Ph.D. who are interested in interdisciplinary research in mathematics, sciences, and engineering.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program/NSF Minority Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Funding for studies in science and engineering.

Project 1000
Funding for students from minorities and other underrepresented groups.

Sigma Delta Epsilon / Graduate Women in Science
For female members of Sigma Delta Epsilon.

Smithsonian Fellowships and Internships
Various fellowships and internships.

Society for Women Engineers Scholarship
Funding for women pursuing baccalaureate or graduate degrees in engineering or computer science.

Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund
For women returning to school at least 10 years after completion of high school

The Daughters of the Confederacy
For graduates and undergraduates who are descendants of eligible Confederates.

The Ventures in Education Scholarship Program
Coordinates opportunities for underrepresented minorities in foundations and organizations, in the biological and agricultural sciences.