Archives of Fellowships & Scholarships Posted on the BioCenter Newsletter

Graduate Fellowships in environmental fields of study from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for up to $37K/year.  Deadline = October 18, 2005.

UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarships (for current juniors)

Postbaccalaureate Research for Recent College Graduates at the Mayo Clinic

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships for graduate school

UNCF/Merck Graduate Science Fellowships

National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowships

Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowships

Garden Club of America Scholarships and Fellowships for the study of botany, endangered bird habitats, wetlands, ecological restoration, etc.

Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships in the Applied Physical Sciences (including biology and biotechnology) provide $25K/year stipend for up to five years (deadline = 10/31/03)

National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowships
- for students at or near the beginning of scientific graduate studies in many fields including biological and behavioral sciences. (deadline = 1/9/ 04)

Seniors applying to grad school for the fall of 2004 should take special note of the prestigious NSF fellowships and speak with a science faculty member about preparing an application (deadline in November).

The Morris K. Udall Foundation sponsors annual scholarships ($5,000) for current sophomores or juniors who have outstanding potential, and study the environment and related fields. For more information see, specifically or speak with Dr. Martin (economics department). Anne Udall (Congressman Udall's daughter) and Dr. Martin will have a meeting with students who are potentially interested in applying for this scholarship on Monday, November 4 at 7 PM in Chambers 200.

The NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program offers scholarships and summer research positions at NIH (up to $20K/year) to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health-related research. Deadline = 2/28/03

UNCF-MERCK Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship Awards. African American juniors with a GPA >3.3, majoring in life/physical sciences, & interested in biomedical research can apply for a scholarship up to $25,000 plus two summer internships at Merck totaling a minimum stipend of $10,000. 12/16/02 deadline.

The Stone Fund for Davidson students to conduct environmental service projects
Do you have an idea for an innovative project? Do you want to attend a conference dealing with environmental issues? Need money? To apply submit the following: Reasons for applying (be personal, be specific). Include a description of prior involvement with environmental concerns and/or service. Well-developed service internship/project. Tentative budget for expenses, including other sources of funding. PROPOSALS ARE DUE TO MARY KATHRYN ROSS ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 7 BY 5:00 PM. You can email the proposals as an attachment ( or submit them to the community service office. Contact Mary Kathryn Ross x2460.

Organization for Tropical Studies Minority Scholarships
offers opportunities for underrepresented minority students to participate in its field-based science courses in Costa Rica. Fellowships cover tuition, room, board, texts, and travel. Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship provides four years of support ($28K/year) to students who use high performance computing to solve complex problems in science or engineering 1/15/03 deadline

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships
for minority seniors applying to graduate school next fall $16K/year 11/20/02 application deadline

Seniors applying to grad school for the fall of 2003 should take special note of these two very prestigious fellowships and speak with a science faculty member about preparing an application.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Predoctoral Fellowships in Biological Sciences
application deadline 11/12/02

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships
application deadline 11/7/02

Fellowships for undergraduates to explore science and public policy
The Educational Foundation for Nuclear Science is accepting applications for fellowships to support research or projects dealing with the connections between science, global security, and public policy. Deadline for preliminary proposals: March 3.

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
Open to all full-time college juniors & seniors. Reflect on the most profound, moral dilemma you have encountered and analyze what it has taught you about ethics. Deadline = 12/2/02

Society of Toxicology Minority Undergraduate Student Travel Award
allows promising undergraduate science majors to attend the 2003 Society of Toxicology Meeting (March 9-13 in Salt Lake City)

archives of summer research opportunities

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