Fellowship and Grant Information
Below are links to websites of potential fellowships and grants. These lists are not exhaustive but should help students get started.
The link below provides guidance on how to submit a fellowship proposal for an individual award, i.e. F30, F31, AHA, etc. Students should work with their PIs and the appropriate (RAS) personnel when preparing a fellowship proposal for submission.
Guidelines for Student Fellowship Proposals for Emory GDBBS Students
Emory Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)
OSP maintains web links with federal funding agencies and with select private sources. The NIH Essentials and NSF Essential pages are especially helpful.
A searchable database of more than 400,000 private sector scholarships, fellowships, grants, and loans from more than 3,000 sources for all levels of higher education.
Provides a list of graduate scholarships and fellowships. Search by Federally Funded Portable Fellowships, Portable Fellowships from Independent Organizations, and Institutional Fellowships.
The GrantForward database is a great resource for identifying funding opportunities.
Note: Because Emory subscribes to Grant Forward as an institution, you must access the database from campus or by using a VPN connection.
Sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Researchers can register for electronic notification of funding opportunities.
Illinois Researcher Information Service (IRIS)
Provides up-to-date information about grants in all academic disciplines and has links to web pages where researchers will find additional information about specific programs and electronic forms when available.
American Association of University Women - International Fellowships
Offers fellowships to women who are citizens of countries other than the U.S.; if residing in the U.S., applicants must be here on a non-immigrant visa. Fellowships can fund studies at the Masters or Doctoral level, and Post-Docs are also offered. Applicants must be planning to return to their home countries after their education is
HHMI International Student Research Fellowships
HHMI's fellowship program supports outstanding international predoctoral students studying in the United States who are ineligible for fellowships or training grants through U.S. federal agencies. You must be nominated by your mentor.
Jacob K. Javits Fellowships Program
Open to U.S. nationals, permanent residents of the U.S. and any citizen of the Freely Associated States. Applicants must be undergraduate students about to enter graduate school and graduate students who have not yet completed their first year of graduate study and who intend to pursue a doctoral or master's degrees
Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid
Offers fellowships to students who are citizens of countries other than the U.S.; undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in degree seeking programs may apply.
Offers fellowships to students who are citizens of countries other than the U.S.; however, they must be candidates for the doctoral degree at a graduate school within the United States.
American Association of University Women
American Heart Association Professional Heart Predoctoral Fellowship
American Indian Graduate Center
American Society for Microbiology
American Lung Association Lung Awards and Grants Opportunities
Association for Women in Science
Environmental Protection Agency Research Grants
Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships
Leakey Foundation for Students from Developing Countries
Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program in Washington, DC
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships
National Institutes of Health
National Research Service Awards for Individual Pre-doctoral Fellows (F31): NIMH, NIDA, NIDCD, NIAAA, or NINDS
Individual Pre-Doctoral National Research Service Awards for MD/PhD Fellowships (F30)
Individual Pre-Doctoral Kirschstein-NRSA Fellowships for Minority Students (F31)
National Science Foundation
NSF Oakridge Associated Universities
Student research at the CDC
The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Advanced Predoctoral Fellowships in Pharmacology/Toxicology
The Laney Graduate School regularly holds workshops for students preparing grant proposals. GDBBS students can read more about the LGS Grant Writing Program here:
Students may also consult the LGS Fellowships and Grants website for more information about grant funding opportunities for graduate students at Emory.