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Graduate Fellowships in Engineering and Sustainable Communities

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Academic Level:
Graduate Students (Masters)
Graduate Students (PhD)

Are you looking for an opportunity to make an impact in engineering research, policy, and real communities while getting paid to get your M.S. or Ph.D?

We are working together to solve the grand challenges of creating sustainable food, energy and water systems and resilient communities. We are looking for talented Master's and Ph.D. students to join our cohort.

NRT trainees are M.S. or Ph.D. students engaging in interdisciplinary, cutting edge research. This NSF-sponsored training includes a competitive stipend ($34,000/year) and full tuition waiver. Receive dedicated, faculty mentoring regarding future career paths. KSU graduate students enjoy a 97% job placement rate.

One year funded traineeships are offered for Master's students and two year funded traineeships are offered for Ph.D. students. U.S. citizenship, green card, or permanent residency is required for funding. Other students, including international students, will also be accepted to the program as trainees supported by graduate research or teaching assistantships.

Participating Institution(s):
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Kansas State University (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Agricultural Engineering
Chemical & Nuclear Engineering
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Agriculture Economics
Ecological Economics
Groundwater and Subsurface Water
Rural Sociology
Sustainable Agriculture
Sustainable Energy
Sustainable Engineering
Sustainable Water Use

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Page last updated 4/2/2022
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