Extramural Fellowships

Extramural Fellowships

The idea of financing your graduate education can be very daunting.  Therefore, we put together the below list to aid in the process of locating sources of funding outside of the University.

Helpful Hints on the Search Process


Council of Graduate Schools

UC Irvine - Office of Graduate Studies

Cornell University - Fellowship Database

University of Florida - School of Natural Resources and Environment

Scholarships, Fellowships, & Post-Docs in the Environmental Sciences

U.S. EPA - National Center for Environmental Research

NSF Overview of Awards

The Environmental Scholarship Guide


Various Fellowships

Switzer Fellowships

Robert L. Weigel Scholarship for Coastal Studies

The Atlantic Salmon Federation

Anchor Environmental Scholarship

Community Planning Fellowship Program

GEM Fellowship

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

American Academy of Underwater Sciences

American Association of University Women

Brython Davis Graduate Fellowship

U.S. EPA - Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships for Graduate Study

U.S. EPA - National Network for Environmental Management Studies (NNEMS)

NSF - Social and Economic Sciences Grant Program

NOAA - Sea Grant

California Sea Grant

NASA - Graduate Student Researchers Program

NASA - Earth Systems Science Fellowship Program

NASA - Cooperative Education Program

Fulbright International Fellowships

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships

Smithsonian Institute Fellowships

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

Institute of Food Technologists

American Meteorological Society Fellowships

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

Air and Waste Management Association

American Waterworks Association

Global Change Education Program

Garden Club of America Fellowships

LANL Graduate Research Assistant Program

NAWC J.J. Barr Scholarship

National Water Research Institute

Resources for the Future

Welder Wildlife Foundation

American Museum of Natural History Grants

UC Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation

World Wildlife Federation - Education for Nature Program

California Groundwater Association


Ph.D. Only Fellowships

UCSB Graduate Division Fellowships

Morris K. Udall Ph.D. Dissertation Fellowships

U.S. EPA - Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowships

The National Academies Fellowship Program

Environmental Research and Education Foundation

NOAA - Fisheries/Sea Grant

NSF - Graduate Research Fellowships

Sigma Xi Fellowships

Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program

National Physical Science Consortium

Ford Fellowships

Ford Foundation International Fellowship

Link Foundation Energy Fellowships

Rainforest Alliance - Kleinhans Fellowship

Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership