STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Awards

AwardBrief Description Available FieldsApplication YearExternal Deadline
Amgen Scholars Paid full-time summer research opportunities STEMSophomore or juniorVaries
DAAD RISEPaid full-time summer research internships in GermanySTEMJunior December
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF)Tuition and stipend for up to 4 years of a PhDSTEMSenior, alumni, or early graduate studentsJanuary
Fulbright U.S. Student ProgramIndependent research, teaching assistantships or graduate study abroad AllSenior (open to alumni)October
Goldwater Scholarship 1-2 years of undergraduate support ($7000/year) for those pursuing research careers Math, Natural Sciences, or Engineering Sophomore or Junior onlyThis award requires nomination. See internal/external deadlines in the "Requires Nomination" table.
Hertz Graduate FellowshipProvides the costs of education and a generous stipend for graduate study for up to 5 years at participating schoolsApplied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, and engineeringSenior (undergraduate) or first-year graduate studentsOctober
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate ScholarshipUndergraduate tuition support (up to $9500/year) for two years of full-time study and a paid summer internship with NOAAMajors related to the NOAASophomore onlyJanuary
IAESTE ProgramInternational internships with fundingSTEMSophomore or aboveDecember
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Science and Math Teaching Fellowship 5 years of support for those entering the STEM high school teaching professionSTEMSenior (open to alumni)November
National Defense Sciences and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)Full tuition and a stipend for those pursuing PhDs in STEM fieldsSTEMSenior (open to alumni)December
National Health Service CorpsMedical school funding in exchange for placement as a primary care provider in high-need areasAllSenior (open to alumni)May
National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program (NIH Ox-Cam)Funding for a PhD or MD/PhD at Oxford University or the University of Cambridge alongside NIH research STEM fieldsSenior (open to alumni)December
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship ProgramFunding (up to $20,000/year) and research/employment opportunities for those with strong financial need Applicants must be committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related researchAnyMarch
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP)Funding for STEM PhDs or master's degreesSTEM fields or STEM educationSenior (open to alumni or first/second year graduate students)October
Tylenol Future Care ScholarshipFunding for students pursuing health-related careersHealth-related fields (including undergraduate programs, medical school, public health, health education, and pharmacy)Sophomore and above (open to undergraduate and graduate students)June
Udall ScholarshipUp to $7000 for undergraduate tuition, room, and board Environmental Studies/Science OR Native American Tribal Policy OR Native American Health care Sophomore or Junior only This award requires nomination. See internal/external deadlines in the "Requires Nomination" table.
National Defense Sciences and Engineering Graduate FellowshipFunding, placements, and graduate school admission for new STEM teachers in high-need Georgia public schoolsSTEM fields Senior (open to alumni)October, November, or January (3 cycles)