National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC) Graduate Fellowship

Degree Level: Post UG, or Graduate

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Special Consideration: Underrepresented racial or ethnic group, or Female

Location: United States

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: November. Please check website below for the specific date.


NPSC offers a unique graduate fellowship in the physical sciences and related engineering fields. It is open to all U. S. Citizens, but with emphasis on recruitment of applications from historically underrepresented minorities and women. An NPSC Fellowship covers the first two or three years of graduate school, depending on the employer who sponsors the fellowship, with the possibility of continuation for several more years provided all the conditions of the fellowship continue to be met.

Apply in senior year, or at any stage of the graduate program, as long as you will be available to accept two summers of paid internship

Visit the NPSC site

Award Details

Amount: tuition and fees + stipend + summer employment

Duration:2-6 years

Fields of Study: Astronomy, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Materials Science, Mathematical Sciences, Physics, and their subdisciplines, and related engineering fields: Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical.