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K-8 Students

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

(Greenbelt, MD)
• Summer Institute in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Research (Sister)
The SISTER program is designed to increase awareness of and provide an opportunity for female middle school students to be exposed to and explore nontraditional career fields with GSFC women engineers ... read more


High School Students

Chatham University

(Pittsburgh, PA)
• S-STEM Scholarship Program
Chatham's S-STEM Scholarship Program provides up to $10,000 in extra scholarship money for awarded undergraduate students attending Chatham University and majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, or biolo ... read more


Sweet Briar College

(Sweet Briar, VA)
• Explore Engineering at Sweet Briar College
Explore Engineering is a series of immersive engineering design courses for high school sophomore, junior, and senior girls. Weekend events are offered in the spring and fall, and a weeklong pre-colle ... read more


Undergraduate Students

American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA)

(Lanham, MD)
• American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA) Educational Foundation Scholarships
The AREMA Educational Foundation provides scholarships to engineering students who are specializing in the railway industry and supports other educational and training endeavors that help to ensure th ... read more


Chatham University

(Pittsburgh, PA)
• S-STEM Scholarship Program
Chatham's S-STEM Scholarship Program provides up to $10,000 in extra scholarship money for awarded undergraduate students attending Chatham University and majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, or biolo ... read more


Pennsylvania State University

(State College, PA)
• Space Grant Undergraduate Research
The Space Grant Undergraduate Research program at Penn State University offers underrepresented students the opportunity to work in a research lab under the guidance of a faculty mentor for two semest ... read more


Graduate Students

American Association of University Women

(Washington, DC)
• American Fellowships
American Fellowships are awarded to Women pursuing full-time study to complete dissertations, conducting postdoctoral research full time, or preparing research for publication for eight consecutive we ... read more

Application Deadline: 11/15/2017
• Career Development Grants
American Fellowships are awarded to Women pursuing a certificate or degree to advance their careers, change careers, or reenter the workforce and whose bachelor’s degree was received at least five yea ... read more

• Community Action Grants
Individuals, AAUW branches and states, and nonprofit organizations to fund innovative programs or nondegree research projects that promote education and equity for women and girls

Funding:

$2,000- ... read more

 (Nationwide Program)
• International Fellowships
Who can apply:

Women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents

Funding:

$18,000–International Master’s/First Profess ... read more

funds international students
• Selected Professions Fellows
Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded to women who pursuing full-time study in a master's or professional degree program in which women are underrepresented, including STEM, law, business, and ... read more

Application Deadline: 1/10/2018portable funding

American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA)

(Lanham, MD)
• American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA) Educational Foundation Scholarships
The AREMA Educational Foundation provides scholarships to engineering students who are specializing in the railway industry and supports other educational and training endeavors that help to ensure th ... read more


Postdoc & Early Career

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

(Washington, DC)
• L’Oréal USA Fellowships for Women in Science Program
The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program is a national awards program that annually recognizes and rewards five U.S.-based women researchers at the beginning of their scientific careers ... read more
an IBP member programportable funding
• Marion Milligan Mason Award for Women in the Chemical Sciences
The goal of the Marion Milligan Mason Award for Women in the Chemical Sciences is to kick-start the research career of promising future senior investigators in the chemical sciences. The Marion Millig ... read more
an IBP member programportable funding

American Association of University Women

(Washington, DC)
• American Fellowships
American Fellowships are awarded to Women pursuing full-time study to complete dissertations, conducting postdoctoral research full time, or preparing research for publication for eight consecutive we ... read more

Application Deadline: 11/15/2017
• Community Action Grants
Individuals, AAUW branches and states, and nonprofit organizations to fund innovative programs or nondegree research projects that promote education and equity for women and girls

Funding:

$2,000- ... read more

 (Nationwide Program)
• International Fellowships
Who can apply:

Women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents

Funding:

$18,000–International Master’s/First Profess ... read more

funds international students
• Community Action Grants
Individuals, AAUW branches and states, and nonprofit organizations to fund innovative programs or nondegree research projects that promote education and equity for women and girls

Funding:

$2,000- ... read more

 (Nationwide Program)

Featured Program!

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Masters-to-Ph.D. Bridge Program

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-PhD Bridge Program focuses on increasing the number of underrepresented minorities in astronomy, biology, chemistry, materials science and physics. Students work towards the Master’s degree at Fisk with the intention to enter a PhD program at Vanderbilt or elsewhere, with access to instructional and research opportunities at both institutions. Tuition, stipend, and medical insurance are provided. Click here to learn more and apply!

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