Environmental Protection Agency, Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Fellowship
The STAR fellowship program helps build capacity in universities with limited funding for research by awarding graduate fellowships to students in environmental fields. The purpose of the fellowship program is to encourage promising students to obtain advanced degrees and pursue careers in environmental fields.
Value: Up to $42,000 per year
Eligibility: Graduating senior; 1st year MA student; 1st, 2nd or 3rd year PhD student; U.S. citizen, attend a fully accredited U.S. university
Major: STEM, environment
Fellowship Type: Graduate
Nomination: No, but strongly suggested to work with Fellowships Office
Environmental Protection Agency, United States: National Network for Environmental Management Studies (NNEMS)
A comprehensive fellowship program designed to provide undergraduate and graduate students with practical research opportunities and experiences. The projects are narrow in scope to allow students to complete the research by working full-time during the summer and/or part-time during the school year. Research fellowships are available in: Environmental Policy, Regulation, and Law, Environmental Management and Administration, Environmental Science, and Environmental Science, and Public Relations and Communications.
Value: NNEMS fellows receive a stipend at a level determined by the student's level of education and the duration and location of the research project.
Eligibility: Fellowships are offered to undergraduate and graduate students. Students must meet certain eligibility criteria.
Major: Environmental Policy, Regulation, and Law, Environmental Management and Administration, Environmental Science, and Environmental Science, and Public Relations and Communications.
Environmental Protection Agency, United States: Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP)
This program offers temporary employment that will enable you to earn a salary while continuing your studies. The length of these positions can range from three months during the summer to as long as you are a student.
Value: Salary varies depending on what grade for which you qualify.
Eligibility: To qualify, you must be a U.S. citizen, at least 16 years old and enrolled as a degree-seeking student. More specifically, you must be taking at least a half-time academic or vocational and technical course load at one of the following: accredited high school, technical or vocational school, or a two- or four-year accredited college or university at the undergraduate, graduate, or professional school level.
Over 200 scholarships between $500 and $2,500 will be awarded this calendar year for U.S. and Canadian citizens to study internationally. Award amounts will vary with the average award being approximately $1,000. All decisions regarding scholarship awards are those of the Foundation and are final.
Deadline: March and October annually
Eligibility: Students in college, graduate school, or law school, looking to study abroad with a program in one of the following categories: Academic Semester (taking classes at a university); Service Learning; Internship; Short Term Program; Research; Summer Programs; Academic Year; or Other program which meet all eligibility requirements
The Frank Huntington Beebe Fund for Musicians was established in 1932 under the terms of the will of Frank Huntington Beebe, a Boston philanthropist interested in music. The purpose of the Fund is to provide fellowships for gifted young musicians, generally performers and composers in classical disciplines, who wish to pursue advanced music study and performance abroad, usually in Europe.
Value: The Fund provides financial support for round trip transportation, living and other expenses. An all-inclusive grant of $22,000 will be offered. Fellowships are for one year and are generally not renewable.
Eligibility: Fellowships are awarded to musicians at the outset of their professional lives, for whom this would be the first extended period of study abroad. Applicants must demonstrate a solid base of accomplishment in order to be considered and are generally not older than their mid-20s. A strong, well-planned project of study that will enhance the applicant's life in music must be proposed. Enrollment in a school or university is not required unless such study is an essential part of the project.
Major: Music-Composition, Performance
Fellowship Type: Post-Graduate
Category: Financial Need
Nomination: No, but strongly suggested to work with the Fellowships Office
The aim of this fellowship is to introduce students to the Austrian, Virginian, and Bloomington schools of political economy as academic foundations for pursuing contemporary policy analysis. The total award of up to $5,000 includes a stipend and travel and lodging to attend colloquia hosted by the Mercatus Center. Bastiat Fellows are eligible to apply for conference and research support. They can also re-apply to the fellowship each year of their studies.
Eligibility: Applicants who meet these criteria are eligible:
Students that will be enrolled in an accredited graduate program during the upcoming academic year.
Students that are able to commit to traveling during 6 weekends for colloquia during the upcoming academic year.
Students that have an interest in public policy and Mercatus’ approach to research and outreach in the ongoing debates on public policy.
Major: Any field, but especially economics, philosophy, political science, and sociology
Fellowship Type: Graduate
Nomination: No, but strongly encouraged to work with Office