Student Academic Grants and Awards

National Fellowships

EPA-STAR Graduate Fellowship

Official site: http://www.epa.gov/ncer/fellow/
Final Deadline: TBA, Check Website

The Environmental Protection Agency's STAR  (Science To Achieve Results) graduate fellowship program supports master's and doctoral candidates in environmental studies. Students can pursue degrees in traditionally recognized environmental disciplines as well as other fields such as social anthropology, urban and regional planning, and decision sciences. Benefits of an EPA STAR Fellowship include: Up to $42,000 per year of, including $12,000 per year for tuition and fees, $25,000 per year in a monthly stipend, and an annual expense allowance of $5,000. Masters level students can receive support for a maximum of two years. Doctoral students can be supported for a maximum of three years with funding available, under certain circumstances, over a period of four years.

Temporarily suspended following 2012.

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