At the University of Chicago Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, we want students to have access to academic and cultural resources, but to also have opportunities independent of the classroom and student life. Thus, the following is a list of opportunities where students can go to search for funding, enrich their summers or find work after graduation.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

About National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship:

The NSF Fellowship is a federal fellowship that aims to ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and technological workforce in the U.S. It is a multi-year, portable award for students in the following fields: Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences, Behavioral Sciences, Engineering, Biological Sciences (except disease diagnosis and treatment- or cure-oriented work), Social Sciences, some Humanities (such as linguistics and history/philosophy of science), and some Divinity School fields (applicant must show that research uses science-based approach of other NSF-funded social sciences fields).

Application & Reference Submission Deadline:
Due by 5 p.m. submitter's local time
  • November 15, 2010 : Interdisciplinary Fields of Study
  • November 16, 2010 : Engineering
  • November 18, 2010 : Chemistry
  • November 18, 2010 : Computer & Info Science & Engineering
  • November 18, 2010 : Mathematical Sciences
  • November 18, 2010 : Physics and Astronomy
  • November 19, 2010 : Geosciences
  • November 19, 2010 : Psychology
  • November 19, 2010 : Social Sciences
  • November 22, 2010 : Life Sciences

For more information, or to set up an advising appointment, please contact Meghan Hammond (

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