Graduate and Professional Student Funding

The Division of Sponsored Programs employs a graduate assistant who work with other graduate and professional students to find and secure funding. Please email at dsp-gradgrants@uiowa.edu or phone:

Jennifer Teitle at (33)5-3597
 

Community of Science (COS) expertise profiles: Graduate students affiliated with UI may set up a profile to use COS services, which include the weekly electronic Funding Alert and access to the COS resources from computers outside the university system.

The funding opportunities listed on this page are for graduate/professional students and are not intended to be a comprehensive listing. Additional funding opportunities may be located by searching resources available on our Funding Databases page. For the best approach to searching for funding, please review the Steps to Obtaining A Grant available on our Graduate and Professional Student Resources page.

NOTE: When known and/or applicable, the number(s) inside the brackets at the end of each listing indicate the month(s) that applications or letters of intent are due for this funding entity.

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- AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Program (Graduate students in the natural and social sciences and engineering spend ten weeks during summer working as reporters, researchers, and production assistants at radio and television stations, newspapers, or magazines) [01]
- American Association of University Women (AAUW Educational Foundation Fellowships and Grants, including community grants, awards, research, and dissertation fellowships. Includes opportunities for international graduate students as well) [various]
- American Council of Learned Societies ( Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art) ). [11]
- American Diabetes Association Research Funding Program (Clinical Scientist Training Award, supports MD, PharmD, DPM or DO students who are working on joint degrees. Eligible students are pursuing a dual degree in medicine, pharmacy, podiatric medicine or osteopathy and must be a research-oriented PhD, Master in Clinical Research, or Master of Public Health degree.) [01]
- American Educational Research Association (Dissertation Grants Program)
- American Geological Institute (Minority Geoscience Student Scholarship Program for Graduate Students in earth science education or geoscience degree program) (03]
- American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship for Native American Graduate Students (Multiple scholarships to assist American Indian or Native Alaskan college graduates to continue graduate or professional education. [various]
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Provides a listing of multiple scholarships for masters and doctoral students in accounting) [various]
- American Lung Association (Lung Health Dissertation Grant (LH): $21,000/yr. Pre-doctoral support for students with an academic career focus and/or nurses pursuing a doctoral degree. Research areas of particular interest to the American Lung Association are: psychosocial, behavioral, health services, health policy, epidemiological, biostatistical and educational matters related to lung disease. Duration: up to two years. Senior Research Training Fellowship (RT): $32,500/yr. MDs entering the 4th and 5th year of their research fellowship, and/or PhDs seeking further academic training as scientific investigators. Research areas of particular interest to the American Lung are: adult pulmonary medicine, pediatric pulmonary medicine and lung biology. Duration: up to two years. [9]
- American Musicological Society ( [Go to "Fellowships" link on left-hand side of main page.] Alvin H. Johnson Fellowship is for a dissertation to be completed within the fellowship year. Any submission for a doctoral degree in which the emphasis is on musical scholarship will be eligible. The Howard Mayer Brown Fellowship is intended to increase the presence of minority scholars and teachers in musicology. Supports one year of graduate work for a student at a North American University who is a member of a group historically underrepresented in the discipline, including, in the U.S., African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Asian Americans, and, in Canada, visible minorities. This fellowship is not restricted to dissertation work. Additional awards from the society support travel and recognize student papers) [various]
- American Philosophical Society (Lewis and Clark Fund for Field Research encourages exploratory field studies for the collection of specimens and data and to provide the imaginative stimulus that accompanies direct observation. Applications are invited from PhD students in disciplines with a large dependence on field studies, such as archeology, anthropology, biology, ecology, geography, geology, linguistics, and paleontology, but grants will not be restricted to these fields. The competition is open to U.S. residents wishing to carry out research anywhere in the world. Foreign applicants must either be based at a U.S. institution or plan to carry out their work in the United States.[3] The Phillips Fund of the American Philosophical Society provides grants for thesis research in Native American linguistics, ethnohistory, and the history of studies of Native Americans, in the continental United States and Canada. [3] John Hope Franklin Dissertation Fellowship in any field of study for outstanding African American PhD students in their final dissertation year.) [4]
- American Political Science Association (Dissertation prizes for dissertations completed in the prior two years in comparative politics; state and local government, federalism, or intergovernmental relations; public law;policy studies; international relations, law and politics; American government; political philosophy; public administration; legislative studies; religion and politics; urban politics; science, technology, and enviromental politics; European politics and society; political economy; political psychology; race, ethnicity and politics, human rights) [01] Minority Fellows Program designed primarily for minority students applying to enter a doctoral program in political science for the first time. Must be members of one of the following racial/ethnic minority groups: African Americans, Latinos/as, and Native Americans (federal and state recognized tribes) [10]
- American Psychological Association of Graduate Students (Many fellowships, dissertation support, research grants, minority opportunities, for studies in psychology) [various]
- American Psychological Association Science Directorate (Sponsors an annual competition for dissertation research funding to assist science-oriented doctoral students of psychology)[09]
- American School of Oriental Research ( ASOR's fellowship program provides opportunities for scholars and students to pursue their studies overseas, particularly at ASOR affiliated Institutes)[various]
- American Society of Criminology (Fellowships to encourage African American, Asian American, Latino, and Native American students to enter the field of criminology and criminal justice. Must be accepted into a doctoral program) [03]
- American Society of Naval Engineers (The programs of study which apply are naval architecture, marine, mechanical, civil, aeronautical, ocean, electrical and electronic engineering, and the physical sciences. Fellowship for last year of undergraduate degree or pre-doctoral candidate graduate study) [02]
- American Sociological Association ( Congressional Fellowship for graduate students in applied sociology to work as a staff member on a congressional committee. Minority Fellowship Program provides a pre-doctoral training program that delivers national coordination for minority students engaged in mental illness, mental disorders, and/or drug and alcohol abuse research in institutions of higher education throughout the U.S. Travel Funding awards for students to attend ASA conferences.) [various]
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (Multiple fellowships and scholarships for graduate education in communication speech pathology and audiology. In addition, there are fellowships available for minority students, international students, or disabled students.) [various]
- Archeological Institute of America (The AIA offers fellowships for travel and study to graduate students pursuing dissertation research. Fellowships are open to members of the Archaeological Institute of America.)[10]
- Aspen Institute: Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation (The William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students is offered by PSI three times annually. Through this fellowship, PSI seeks to introduce a diverse group of students to issues and challenges affecting philanthropy, social enterprise, nonprofit organizations and other actors in the social sector. The fellowship is open to both undergraduate and graduate students of color.) [10]
- Association for Women Geoscientists, The (The Chrysalis Scholarship provides degree-completion funding for three women geoscience graduate students whose education has been interrupted for at least one year. The awards are intended to cover thesis/dissertation costs such as typing or drafting expenses, child-care, or anything necessary to assist a degree candidate during those critical, final days.) [03]
- Association for Women in Science (A listing of AWIS Educational Awards for Predoctoral Students. Women graduates enrolled in a behavioral, life, physical, or social science or engineering program leading to a PhD degree may apply. Of special interest is the Satter Award for femal predoctoral students who have interrupted their careers for three or more years to raise a family.) [01]
- Association of College and Research Libraries (Dissertation Fellowship for research in academic librarianship) [12]
- Association on American Indian Affairs (Includes among other fellowships: Sequoyah Graduate Fellowship for any major and the Elizabeth Ashe Scholarship for graduate studies in public health) [08]
- AT&T Labs Fellowship (Fellowships are available to outstanding minority and women students who are U. S. Citizens or Permanent Residents and who are pursuing PhD studies in computer and communications-related fields.) [01]
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- Belgian American Educational Foundation (BAEF), The (Fellowships for advanced study or research in Belgium) [1]
- British Marshall Scholarships (Scholarships for study in the United Kingdom in any field) [10]
- Brookings Institute (Resident fellowships for policy-oriented doctoral research in foreign policy or governance studies) [12]
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- Cave Research Foundation (Graduate research in karst-related fields of study) [04]
- Charlotte W Newcombe Doctoral Fellowships (Fellowships to encourage original and significant study of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences. In addition to topics in religious studies or in ethics (philosophical or religious), dissertations might consider the ethical implications of foreign policy, the values influencing political decisions, the moral codes of other cultures, and religious or ethical issues reflected in history or literature.) [11]
- Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (Fellowships for PhD dissertations intended to provide support for research in the field of Chinese Studies in the humanities and social sciences. Also provides grants for Republic of China students abroad to help finance the completion of dissertations in the humanities and social sciences) [10]
- Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Fellowship Program (Fellowships sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy for graduate work in fields related to the management of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive wastes. Fields include earth, environmental, and marine sciences; life, health,and medical sciences; engineering; mathematics; physical sciences, radiation science. Applications usually made before or during first year of graduate study.) [1]
- Coordinating Council for Women in History and the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians (Two annual awards: one for female doctoral candidate in History; one for female doctoral candidate in any field whose dissertation is a historical project) [09]
- Council on Library and Information Resources (A.R. Zipf Fellowship is awarded annually to a graduate student, in the early stages of study who shows exceptional promise for leadership and technical achievement in information management. Mellon Fellowships to support dissertation research in the humanities and related social-science fields, foster skill and creativity in developing knowledge from original sources, and support innovative uses of original sources in libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, and related repositories in the U.S. and abroad.) [12]
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- Dartmouth College Dissertation Fellowships (Chavez / Eastman / Marshall residency fellowship program supports completion of the doctorate by underrepresented minority scholars,including African-American, Latina/o, and Native American scholars, and other graduate scholars with a demonstrated commitment and ability to advance educational diversity) [various]
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- Fulbright Programs Comments: (Information for University of Iowa graduate students) [on-campus deadline: 09]
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- George C. Marshall/Baruch Fellowships The George C. Marxhall/Baruch Fellowship offers maximum grants of $7,500 for doctoral or postdoctoral research in Twentieth Century U. S. Military or diplomatic history and related fields. [10]
- Getty Foundation Research Grants for Predoctoral Fellowships Fellowships provide support for emerging scholars to complete their dissertations or expand them for publication, using Getty collections. Application are welcome from scholars of all nationalities who are working in the arts, humanities, or social sciences. [11]
- Graham Foundation Carter Manny Award (Supports dissertations on architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, architectural technologies, architectural research, architectural history and theory, urban design and planning, and—in some circumstances—the fine arts in relation to architectural topics) [02]
- Guggenheim (Harry Frank) Foundation Dissertation Fellowships (Dissertation Fellowships on topics concernting violence, aggression, and dominance in relation to social change, the socialization of children, intergroup conflict, interstate warfare, crime, family relationships, and investigations of the control of aggression and violence) [02]
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- Hartford Doctoral Fellows Program in Geriatric Social Work (Dissertation grants for social work students whose research can improve the health and well-being of older persons, their families and caregivers; funded by the John A. Hartford Foundation and administered by The Gerontological Society of America) [02, 08]
- Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Dissertation Fellowship in American Art (Designated for graduate students in any stage of Ph.D. dissertation research or writing.) [11]
- Hispanic Scholarship Fund (Competitive scholarships for community college, four-year college, and graduate students of Hispanic heritage) [10]
- Hispanic Theology Initiative (Doctoral Grants for study, research, dissertation) [12, 01]
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-  IFES Charles and Kathleen Manatt Democracy Studies Fellowship (Annual award to outstanding graduate students for research in democracy development, election administration, or civic participation in the political process. For early stages of Master's or PhD studies in international relations, political science, public administration, or related field. US or international student may apply.) [4]
- Institute For Humane Studies (Support for doctoral work, law, and masters study for those who have a demonstrated interest in classical liberal ideas and their application in contemporary society. Includes those pursuing a M.F.A. degree in filmmaking, fiction writing, or playwriting.) [12]
- Institute for Humane Studies: Hayek Fund for Scholars (Makes strategic awards of up to $1,000 to graduate students and untenured faculty members for career-enhancing activities, including presentations at academic or professional conferences and travel) [open]
- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (Supports graduate and post-doctoral work in the history of electrical science and technology. Candidates with undergraduate degrees in engineering, the sciences, or the humanities are eligible for the fellowship.) (02]
- Institute of Industrial Engineers (Scholarships and Awards) [10, 12]
- International Foundation for Ethical Research (Allows students to study, conduct research, and receive practical training outside their own countries) [various]
- International Foundation for Ethical Research (Graduate fellowships for work on non-animal alternatives in scientific research, product testing, and education. Support available for M.A. and PhD students in sciences, humanities, psychology, journalism ) [03]
- ISI (Intercollegiate Studies Institute) (Supports work that teaches "successive generations of college youth an appreciation for the values and institutions that sustain a free and virtuous society." Various graduate fellowships for future college teachers, studies in Western Civilization, and American Founding principles) [02]
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- Komen for the Cure (Post Baccalaureate Training in Disparities Research: funding to allow students, working with mentors, to begin to define meaningful career paths focused on disparities in breast cancer) [08]
- Kosciuszko Foundation, The (Scholarship funding is primarily focused on support of American students of Polish descent for graduate studies in the USA, but can include study at Polish universities. All majors are supported) [various]
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- Lehrman (Gilder) Institute of American History (Short-term fellowships for doctoral candidates in American history, literature, or a related field for dissertation research and writing, in selected New York City archives) [05, 12]
- Link Foundation (Graduate fellowships for research in energy use and production, simulation and training, and ocean engineering) [various]
- Louisville Institute (Dissertation Fellowship program supports the final year of Ph.D. or Th.D. dissertation writing for students engaged in research pertaining to American religion. ) [01]
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- Manuscript Society: Richard Maass Memorial Research Grant (Graduate research grant for expenses related directly to research using original manuscripts. UI holds an institutional membership in the society and must formally sponsor the applicant.) [05]
- Mc Neil Center for Early American Studies (Fellowships for doctoral candidates from any PhD-granting institution who are in the research or writing stage of the dissertation. For any project dealing with the histories and cultures of North America in the Atlantic world before 1850. Applications are encouraged from all relevant disciplines, including African American Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Economics, Folklore, History, Law, Literature, Music, Political Science, Religion, Urban Studies, and Women’s Studies.) [3]
- Medieval Academy of America (Several grants and scholarships to support research on medieval topics) [various]
- Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Research (See listing under Council on Library and Information Resources sponsor.)
- Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship in Contemproary History George Washington University Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies (IERES) offers a fellowship in Contemporary History for a student who has completed archival dissertation research in at least two countries, and is in the final writing stage of the dissertation. The dissertation must be on contemporary history in the filelds of history, political science, anthropology, sociology, or related disciplines. [1]
- Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships (The Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships are to assist graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of Ph.D. dissertation writing.) [11]
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- National Academies (National Academy of Science, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, National Research Council) (Fellowships: Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral) [various]
- National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) (Several graduate research programs) [various]
- National Black Masters Business Association (NBMBAA), Inc. (Supports minority students in MA or PhD programs in business and management) [05]
- National Estuarine Research Reserve System (Graduate research fellowships for projects that address issues important to coastal zone management and enhance understanding of estuarine ecosystems.) [11]
- National Physical Science Consortium (Three programs: early graduate education suport; dissertation support; internships; for physical sciences, biochemistry, computer science, and related fields of science and engineering) [11]
- National Radio Astronomy Observatory (The NRAO Graduate Summer Student Research Assistantship program is for first or second year graduate students. Preference is given to students in astronomy, physics, engineering, computer science, and mathematics. NRAO also supports paid internships, and dissertation fellowships.) [1]
- National Science Foundation (NSF) (Mulitple programs for graduate study and research in biological sciences, technology, engineering, mathematics, teacher education in science and mathematics, international science research. [various]
- National Science Foundation: Graduate Research Fellowship Program (Multiple funding opportunities in science fields) [various]
- National Security Education Program (NSEP) (David L. Boren Lanuguage Flagship Fellowships help graduate students develop independent overseas projects that combine language and culture study with professional practical experiences. Awards for up to $30,000 over 2 years are given along with a commitment to U.S. Government service for at least 1 year. )[01]
- National Wildlife Federation (Campus Ecology Fellowship Program to pursue an ecologically sustainable future, through tangible projects to green campuses and communities, environmental research and organizing on key conservation issues) [various]
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- Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (Academic fellowships and scholarships, research experiences, and internships for graduate students in the sciences)
- Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Foundation (Multiple awards, grants, scholarships, including Masters and PhD support for reseach that improves cancer nursing.) [various]
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- Population Council (Dissertation fellowships in the social sciences) [12]
- Presidential Management Fellowships Program (From the U.S Office of Personnel Management, the purpose of the program is to attract to the Federal service outstanding men and women from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs.Graduate students from all academic disciplines who expect to complete an advanced degree from a qualifying college or university by August 31 of the academic year in which the competition is held, are eligible to become Fellows.) [9,10]
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- Resources for the Future ( Joseph L. Fisher Dissertation fellowships for research on issues related to the environment, natural resources, or energy. RFF’s primary research disciplines are economics and other social sciences. RFF has several paid summer internships for outstanding graduate students. The program is open to both U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. However, the latter must be enrolled at a U.S. university and have proper work and residency documentation. ) [2, 3]
- Rhodes Scholarship (For graduate study at the University of Oxford) [various]
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- Samuel H. Kress Dissertation Fellowship A doctoral dissertation research fellowship for students specializing in architecture, art history, archaeology and classical studies. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or students matriculating at U.S. institutions.[10]
- SBE Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (NSF) (Grants available for Doctoral work in: Archeology; Decision Risk and Management; Cultural Anthropology; Political Science; Linguistics; Perception, Action, Cognition; Law and Social Science; Economics; Science and Technology Studies; Societal Dimension of engineering and Technology) [various]
- Sigma Delta Epsilon: Graduate Women in Science (Fellowships are for research/travel in all the natural sciences, including: physical, environmental, mathematical, computer, life sciences, anthropology, psychology, statistics, food science, nutrition, and toxicology ) [12]
- Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research (Grants for research in all areas of the sciences and engineering, with some awards for astronomy or vision related research. Students use the funding to pay for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for purchase of non-standard laboratory equipment necessary to complete a specific research project. ) [03, 10]
- Smithsonian Institution (Fellowships at the Smithsonian Institution provide students and scholars with opportunities to pursue independent research projects in association with members of the Smithsonian professional research staff. Site contains comprehensive guide to Smithsonian fellowships) [various]
- Social Science Research Council (Although most programs target the social sciences, many are also open to applicants from the humanities, the natural sciences, and relevant professional and practitioner communities. Workshops, funding for predissertation, dissertation, and postdoc research) [various]
- Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (The society is interested in the application of research on the psychological aspects of important social issues to public policy solutions. Offers several internship, paper awards, pre-and post-dissertation opportunities) [various]
- Society of Women Engineers (Many graduate scholarships for women in engineering) [various]
- Soroptimist International of the Americas (North Central Region, Past Governors Award for women engaged in or entering graduate education; preference is given to women working toward a career in the helping professions, public service, or in a nontraditional field for women) [02]
- Spencer Foundation (Dissertation Fellowships for research related to education. Although the dissertation topic must concern education, graduate study may be in any academic discipline or professional field. In the past, fellowships have been awarded to candidates in anthropology, architecture, art history, economics, education, history, linguistics, literature, philosophy, political science, public health, psychology, religion, and sociology, but eligibility is not restricted to these academic areas. Candidates should be interested in pursuing further research in education once the doctorate is attained. U.S. and International students can apply. ) [11]
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State Farm Companies Foundation (Doctoral Dissertation Award in Business, Insurance, and Risk Management) [03]

 
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- TIAA-CREF Ruth Simms Hamilton Research Fellowship Fellowships for graduate students at U.S. colleges and universities to recognize academic achievements and cutting-edge research that furthers the study of the African Diaspora. [03]
- Tinker Foundation (Field Research Grants provide graduate students with travel funds to Latin America, Spain and Portugal to acquire a comprehensive knowledge of language and culture, to gather research data and to develop contacts with scholars and institutions in their field; awards are limited to graduate students conducting predissertation research.) [10]
- Truman Library Institute Grants Program (Dissertation Support for work on some aspect of the life and career of Harry S. Truman or on the public and foreign policy issues which were prominent during the Truman years. Additionally, grants are awarded to graduate students, post-doctoral scholars and other researchers to use the Harry S. Truman Library collections for up to three weeks.[various]
- Tylenol Scholarships for Students in Health (Support for graduate work in healthcare) [05]
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- U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) (Graduate fellowships in physical, mathematical, computer and information, life, and social sciences, psychology, selected humanities, and engineering, with applications to the DHS mission of the development and implementation of counter-terrorist measures and other activities relevant to DHS) [01]
- Udall (Morris K.) Foundation (The Udall Foundation awards two one-year fellowships to doctoral candidates whose research concerns U.S. environmental public policy and/or environmental conflict resolution and who are entering their final year of writing the dissertation.) [02]
- United Negro College Fund/Merck (Graduate Fellowship to support dissertation research for African American students in life and physical sciences. ) [12]
- United States Institute of Peace ( Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowships are intended to support the research and writing of doctoral dissertations addressing the sources and nature of international conflict and ways of preventing or ending conflict and sustaining peace. Citizens of all countries are eligible, but must be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States.) [01]
- University of Iowa Center on Aging, Colleges of Public Health and Nursing, the School of Social Work, and the Aging Studies Program: Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowships in Aging (Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowships in Aging,related concentration of study in public health, nursing, social work or for those enrolled in the Certificate in Aging Studies.) [07]
- University of Iowa Graduate College fellowship and funding programs (Internal Graduate College scholarships and fellowships) [various]
- University of Iowa Graduate Student Senate (Provides funds to graduate students for the purpose of presenting their work at meetings, symposia, conferences, or other professional or academic gatherings) [various]
- University of Iowa International Programs: Resources for Graduate Students Database of opportunities for study, research abroad. [various]
- University of Iowa: WISE Travel Grant (The Dr. Eunice Beam WISE [UI Women in Science and Engineering] Travel Grant Program awards funds to graduate and undergraduate students for the purpose of presenting their work at meetings, symposia, conferences, or other professional or academic gatherings.) [02, 10]
- Upjohn (W. E.) Institute for Employment Research (Prize for the best Ph.D. dissertation on employment-related issues. The dissertation may come from any academic discipline, but it must have a substantial policy thrust) [07]
- US Department of Defense (National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program) [01]
- US Department of Education (Javits [Jacob K.] Fellowship Program provides fellowships to students of superior academic ability—selected on the basis of demonstrated achievement, financial need, and exceptional promise—to undertake study at the doctoral and Master of Fine Arts level in selected fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences.) [10]
- US Department of Education (The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship Program provides opportunities for doctoral candidates to engage in full-time dissertation research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies. This opportunity requires institutional nomination. See the Graduate College for more details.) [10]
- US Department of Energy: Office of Scientific Computing (Students in their first or second year of graduate study in the physical, engineering, computer, mathematical, or life sciences are eligible to apply for the DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship. Exceptional senior undergraduates who meet all the requirements may also apply.) [01]
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- Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research (Grants in anthropology to aid doctoral dissertation or thesis research) [05, 11]
- Western History Association (Sarah Jackson Award for graduate research in Western History; Rundell Award for dissertation in Western History; Graduate travel awards, Indian Graduate Student travel awards; Summer fellowship for research at the Huntington Library) [8]
- Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowships in Women's Studies (Dissertation support to encourage original and significant research about women that crosses disciplinary, regional, or cultural boundaries.Students in doctoral programs in any field of study at graduate schools in the United States are eligible to apply. ) [10]
- Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation (Graduate student opportunities, including 'Women's Studies Dissertation Fellowships' 'Humanities at Work' initiative offering practicum grants to support internships for graduate students who wish to explore the impact of their scholarship beyond the university.) [various]
- World Bank Graduate Scholarship ( World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (WBGSP) for graduate studies in subjects related to economic development) [01]
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- Zonta International (Amelia Earhart Fellowship, for women pursuing aerospace-related sciences) [11]