Fellowships & Awards

Undergraduate students


Research awards
ASBMB UAN Undergraduate Research Award - provides support for undergraduate students for their summer research projects in ASBMB members' labs.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions  - provides faculty and student research teams with the opportunity to conduct research at the DHS Centers of Excellence.
DHS HS-STEM Summer Internship Program - provides eligible rising juniors and seniors with the opportunity to conduct research in DHS mission-relevant research areas at federal research facilities.
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) - provides funding for undergraduate students in biology, chemistry, physics, earth science and engineering to conduct research with graduate students in Germany.
NASA Undergraduate Student Research Program - offers undergraduates mentored internship experiences at NASA Centers and research support facilities.
Other awards
ASBMB UAN Travel Award - Support undergraduate students attending the ASBMB Annual Meeting.  Applicants must be members of ASBMB.
ACS Scholars Award - Supports African American, Native American and Hispanic students planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field.
Department of Homeland Security Scholarship Program - intended for students interested in pursuing the basic science and technology innovations that can be applied to the DHS mission.
Intel Science Talent Search 
FASEB MARC travel awards - provides funding for travel awards to encourage and support the participation of underrepresented students at scientific meetings

Graduate Students


Research awards

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Minority PhD Program - offers support to underrepresented minority students who are beginning their doctoral work in engineering, the natural science and mathematics.
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Indigenous Graduate Partnership - allows eligible American Indian master's and doctoral candidates at partner institutions to apply for scholarships designed to facilitate graduate study in STEM.
American Society for Microbiology Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship - eligible candidates must be from groups that have been determined by the applicant's institution to be underrepresented in the microbiological sciences.
Department of Energy: Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (CSGF) 
Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Fellowship - supports outstanding students to pursue graduate training in basic research in areas of physics, biology, chemistry, mathematics, engineering, computational sciences, and environmental sciences relevant to the Office of Science.
EPA Science To Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowships - supports students seeking advanced degrees in environmental science and engineering.
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship - supports outstanding students pursuing a doctoral degree in the applied physical, biological, and engineering sciences.
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship  
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Other awards - more coming soon
FASEB MARC travel awards - provides funding for travel awards to encourage and support the participation of underrepresented students at scientific meetings 
 
 

Postdocs

Research awards - coming soon
Other awards - more coming soon
FASEB MARC travel awards - provides funding for travel awards to encourage and support the participation of underrepresented students at scientific meetings  
 
 

Early career faculty

 • NIH K grants for career development 
 • More coming soon