Graduate Funding Resources

Please contact Ipshita Sengupta, Student Services Manager, for successfully-funded sample NSF and NRSA proposals

Fellowships and Grants

Other Useful Websites


Fellowships and Grants:


National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Submission deadline:  November 19, 2010

NSF submission deadlines and eligibility information (which cohorts may apply this year) may be found at:


Additional Fellowships and Grants:


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Health Services Research Dissertation Awards (R36)

Alpha Kappa Alpha Graduate Fellowship

American Psychological Association Financial Aid Directory

American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Award Program

American Psychological Association: HIV/AIDS Research Fellowship

American Psychological Association: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Fellowship

American Psychological Association: Mental Health Research Fellowship

American Psychological Association: Minority Aging Network in Psychology 

American Psychological Association: Predoctoral Fellowship in Neuroscience

Archiving and Development of Social behavioral Datasets in Aging Related Studies (NIH grant) (R03)

Association for Women in Science

Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarship Programs

AT&T Labs Fellowship Program 

Beinecke Memorial Fellowship

Benton-Meier Neuropsychology Scholarships

British Marshall Scholarship


Cognitive Neuroscience (National Science Foundation )

Collaborative Research in Computational Neuroscience


Department of Defense Basic and Applied Scientific Research

Department of Defense (Fiscal Year 2010 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program)

Department of Defense National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program

Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (DPDF) 

Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Fellowships

Five College Fellowship Program for Minority Scholars

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

Foundations of Data and Visual Analytics

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

George J. Mitchell Scholarships

Golden Key International Honour Society Scholarships

Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

Hertz Foundation

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Hispanic Scholarship Fund/Atrisco Heritage Foundation Scholarship

Innovation and Organizational Sciences

Institute for Humane Studies Fellowship

Intercollegiate Studies Institute Weaver Fellowship

International Research Fellowship Program

Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship

Jacob Javits Fellowship 

Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust Fellowship

Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship: Intended for students between 17-30 years of age. Must show excellent character, scholastic achievement, and need. Must be U.S. citizens or legal resident. Deadline is December 31st and applications are available after June 1st. For an application write: Leopold Schepp Foundation; Scholarship Coordinator; 551 Fifth Ave., Suite 3000 ; New York , NY 10176 ; (212) 986-3078.

Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarship Program

Mortar Board National Foundation Fellowships

Mustard Seed Foundation & Coalition for Christian Colleges and Universities: Harvey Fellows Program

National Alliance for Excellence, Inc.

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

National Institutes of Health Awards


Norman H. Anderson Research Fund

OP Loftbed Scholarship

Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowship Programs (PRA)

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Political Science (including political psychology)

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Clinical Treatment Research Among Active Duty Army Soldiers

Psi Chi (The National Honor Society in Psychology) Awards

Psi Chi/SuperLab Research Grant

Psi Chi/Graduate Research Grants

Psi Chi/APS Albert Bandura Graduate Research Award

Rhodes Scholarship Trust

Roothbert Fund Scholarships

Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships

School of Humanities and Sciences Graduate Research Opportunities (GRO's)

Sigma Delta Epsilon - Graduate Women in Science

Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research Program

SMART Scholarships and Employment Opportunities

SSRC International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)

Stanford Humanities

Stanford School of Humanities and Sciences Graduate Financial Aid

Stanford Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Thomas Wolfe Student Essay Prize

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Graduate Fellowship


Other Useful Websites

American Association of University Women

University of California, Berkeley

Developing graduate fellowship proposals: a guide for students from Colgate University

Michigan State University

National Research Service Awards (Standard; F Series Fellowships)

New York University Grants

North Carolina State University

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (F31) to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (PA-09-209)

Social Psychology

SPSSI Grants-in-Aid Program

University of Michigan, Fellowship Office

University of Washington

Vassar College information for non-U.S. citizens

Yale University