Programs for Funding Undergraduate/Graduate Study in Environmental Sciences
USEFUL RESOURCES FOR PLANNING GRADUATE SCHOOL: Student Conservation Association, Guide to Graduate Environmental Programs (Island Press)
American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship
"To further interest and research in the water Resources of Colorado" ~Website
Funds to assist graduate students in fields related to water resources, surface and groundwater quality, coastal development, habitat restoration, and contaminated sediment management.
Association for Women in Science Educational and Professional Development Awards
For women enrolled in math and science college courses. Various Scholarships.
Brower Youth Awards
Six annual awards for environmental projects.
Brown and Caldwell
For students pursuing degrees in Environmental Sciences.
Catherine H. Beattie Fellowship for Conservation Horticulture
Funds graduate student research on rare or endangered US plants.
Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program
For students to understand interactions of science, government, and technology.
Department of Energy, Computational Science Fellowship Program
Support for grad students pursuing work in mathematics, computer science, and science/engineering fields.
Environmental Research and Education Foundation
For work in waste management.
Erasmus Mundus Programme
Funds graduate study (masters and Ph.D.) in European Union countries.
Explorers Club Grant
For pursuit of exploration and field sciences.
Freeman-Asia Scholarship program
Scholarships to support study abroad in East or Southeast Asia
Garden Club of America Scholarships
27 scholarships and several fellowships.
Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship
For Graduate students researching the wilderness, especially conservation.
Graduates - paid Environmental leadership program
Funds two years of graduate study at any UK university
Morris K. Udall Scholarships
Environmental studies, Native American tribal policy
National Academies Fellowships Office
Fellowships for researchers in Academic, Federal, Industrial and International workforces.
National Institutes of Health, Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Funds students from disadvantaged backgrounds in biomedical or other health-related research.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Fund research in Oceanic and Atmospheric patterns.
National Science Foundation, Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
Funding for research for undergraduates.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program/NSF Minority Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Funding for studies in science and engineering.
Oak Ridge National Laboratories' Institute for Science and Education
Internships and scholarships for students of all ages in various science-related fields.
Sigma Delta Epsilon / Graduate Women in Science
For female members of Sigma Delta Epsilon.
Smithsonian Fellowships and Internships
Various fellowships and internships.
Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Program
Funding pursuit of doctoral degrees at a grad school in the United States.
The Environmental Leadership Program
Two-year leadership development program.
The Gates-Cambridge Scholarship
Funds research and studies addressing global problems.
The National Wildlife Foundation's EcoLeaders Community
EcoLeaders develop leadership skills, access resources, and network through an online community.
United States Society on Dams Scholarship Program
For grad students whose studies may help with dam-related issues.
USDA/1890 National Scholars
Funds students studying agriculture, food, natural resource sciences at one of eighteen universities.