National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

Deadline: Late October/Early November (determined by discipline)

Visit the NSF-GRFP website for detailed deadline information.

The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

NSF Fellows are anticipated to become knowledge experts who can contribute significantly to research, teaching, and innovations in science and engineering. These individuals are crucial to maintaining and advancing the nation's technological infrastructure and national security as well as contributing to the economic well-being of society at large.

Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees (paid to the institution), opportunities for international research and professional development, and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S. institution of graduate education they choose.

TO APPLY

  1. Notify us at prestigiousawards@miami.edu of your intent to apply.
  2. Apply directly through the NSF-GRFP’s website at https://www.nsfgrfp.org/