National Institutes of Health (NIH)

NRSA Individual Fellowships (Predoctoral (F31) and Postdoctoral (F32) opportunities)

Deadline for PA-10-108 was: February 16th, 2010 (check web site for upcoming FOA)

Tuition and Fees: $16,000 per year for individuals enrolled in a doctoral degree program.

Supplies/Travel: $3100


The information below was borrowed from OSU's Zoology Grants and Fellowships web page. For more details and additional funding opportunities, go to Zoology Graduate Funding Opportunities


  • Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowship
    Amount: $20,000/yr stipend, plus $5,000 for research expenses
    Specifics: Duration is 2 or 3 years
    Deadline: November


  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
    Amount: $15,000/yr stipend, plus tuition and fees, and a one time $1,000 travel allowance
    Specifics: Duration is 3 years
    Deadline: November

Sigma Delta Epsilon, Graduate Women in Science

  • Sigma Delta Epsilon & Eloise Gerry Awards
    Amount: Max $4,000
    Specifics: Must be female grad student, member of GWIS
    Deadline: December 1st

American Association of University Women
(319)337-1716, ext. 60

  • American Fellowship
    Amount: $15,000 for stipend and fees
    Specifics: For women in final year of dissertation
    Deadline: November 15th