College of Engineering Fellowship List
AAAS AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships Application period opens on September 1 Deadline: Annually December 5, at 5:00 pm EST.

     Complete all requirements for a Ph.D. by application Deadline:

Note: See their FAQ for important information

     U.S. Citizen

AAS American Astronautical Society Scholarships to the International Space University (ISU) Application on line. Deadline: January 31, 2014

     U.S. Citizen


     Completed BS degree

AAUW American Association of University Women Applications for the 2014-15 available August 1, 2013
  Funding exclusively for graduate women Six fellowships and grants  
  1. American Fellowships Deadline: November 15, 2013
      Doctoral candidates  
  2. International Fellowships Deadline:  December 1, 2013
  3. Selected Professions Fellowships Deadline: January 10, 2014
ACI American Concrete Institute  
  Concrete Research Foundation  
  1.  ACI Foundation Fellowship: Deadline: October 15, 2013
       Full-time student  
       Students are nominated by faculty members who are ACI Members  
  2.  ACI Foundation Scholarships: Deadline: October 15, 2013, 11:59 pm EST
  3.  Student Paper Award  
  4.  PCA - Portland Cement Association Education Foundation Research  
       Fellowship Program. Deadline: January 15
AGI American Geosciences Institute Accepting applications beginning October 1, 2013 Deadline:
       Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship  
       Women entering or already enrolled in a graduate program in geosciences  
AHS Vertical Flight Foundation Scholarships Select Guidelines for details on application Deadline: February 1
       Full-time student  
AIAA American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Application period opens in September Deadline: January 31
       Any nationality in full-time study within U.S.  
       Have completed one semester of graduate work  
       Minimum GPA of 3.3/4.0  
AIChE American Institute of Chemical Engineers Numerous awards  
       Numerous Awards, Scholarships, and Competitions Deadlines vary
       Student member of AIChE  
       Computational Molecular Science & Engineering Forum Grad Student Award
AIGC American Indian Graduate Center - AIGC Fellowship (Graduate) Application period is opens December 15, 2013 Deadline: June 1, 2013

     An enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian or Alaskan Native group


     Able to demonstrate financial need

       Pursuing a graduate degree as a full-time student in the U.S.  
AMS American Meteorological Society Deadline:  January
  AMS Graduate Fellowships  
       First year of graduate school  
       Atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences  
       Minimum GPA 3.25/4.00  
       U.S. Citizen  
ASABE American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers,-competitions-scholarships/boyd-scott.aspx Deadline: March 12, 2013
       Boyd-Scott Graduate Research Award (monetary award)  
       All Biological/Agricultural Engineering Grad Students  
ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-conditioning Engineers,-competitions-scholarships/boyd-scott.aspx Deadline: Annually December 15
       Graduate Student Grant-in-Aid Award Program  
       Faculty nominated award -- see faculty advisor  
ASCE American Society of Civil Engineers Deadline: Various deadlines
       Member of the organization  
       Numerous fellowships listed on site  
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers  
  Graduate Teaching Fellowship Program Deadline: February 15
       Ph.D. student in Mechanical Engineering  
       Teaching one lecture course in term of fellowship  
       U.S. Citizen  
       Member of ASME  
AT&T AT&T Labs Intern Fellowship Program Applications open September 15 Deadline: January 15
       Under-represented minority and women students  
       U.S. Citizen  
       Ph.D. studies in computer and communications-related fields  
AVS AVS Science and Technology of Materials, Interfaces, and Processing Deadline: May 6
  National Student Awards -  
  Numerous Awards  
AWWA American Water Works Association  
       Graduate Student Research Awards: Applications available September  
       Academic Achievement Awards:  
            Doctoral Dissertation Award Deadline: October 1 annually
            Masters Thesis Award Applications available now for both awards
BOREN Boren Award for International Study Deadline: January 28, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. EST
       U.S. Citizen and Graduate Student at the time of application  
       NSEP Service Requirement of one year required  
       Fields of study deemed critical to U.S> national security  
CIC Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Deadline: November 15
       One-year fellowship to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution facilities  
       Satisfied all degree requirements except completion of the dissertation  
       Application through Purdue University's Graduate School  
            Contact: Fellowship Office, 765-494-2598  
DOE Department of Energy Krell Institute Application for 2014-15 available late October 2013 Deadline: January 8, 2013
       1.  Computational Science Graduate Fellowship  
                  Full-time, uninterrupted study toward Ph.D. degree in U.S. university  
                  In first or second year of program  
                  U.S. Citizen  
       2.  NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship Deadline: January 16, 2013
EAA Experimental Aircraft Association Foundation Deadlines: February 28 unless noted otherwise
       Numerous fellowships listed on site  
EcS Electrochemical Society Various application openings Various Deadline Dates
       Several fellowships/grants available: see website  
EPA Environmental Protection Agency  
  National Network for Environmental Management Studies (NNEMS) Deadline: February 8, 2013 Purdue Coordinator: Veronica A. Schirm, Honors College, 4-1727
       U.S. Citizen  
       Program directly related to pollution control or environmental protection  
FHWA U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration  
  Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Application available in Mid-November  
       Pursuing an M.S. or Ph.D. in a transportation-related discipline  
       and be planning to enter the transportation profession  
FORD Ford Foundation  
  Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships  
       1.  Predoctoral Fellowships Deadline: November
       2.  Dissertation Fellowships Deadline: November
                 U.S. Citizen Supplementary materials deadline: January
                 Underrepresented minority  
                 Superior academic achievement  
                 Committed to career in teaching or research at the university level  
FRENCH STEM Chateaubriand Fellowship Applications available in October 2013 Application deadline: January 31, 2014
       Conduct doctoral research in a French Laboratory  
       Enrolled in an American University  
       4 to 9 months stipend of 1,400 Euros, and cost of travel and health insurance  
       Study can begin from September 1, to April 1  
GEM National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science Deadline: November 15 annually
       U.S. Citizens Early consideration October 1
       4 semesters support for MS; 2 semesters for Ph.D. and institution supports for 4 additional years  
       Requires summer internship  
GOLDEN Golden Key Graduate Scholar Award  
KEY Numerous awards listed
       Golden Key Member  
       $10,000 scholarship  
       Academic achievement, Golden Key involvement, and extracurricular activities  
GOOGLE Anita Borg Scholarship for Women Deadline: February
       Senior woman or entering graduate program  
       Major Computer Engineering or Computer Science  
       Maintain cumulative GPA 3.5/4.00  
HCF Hispanic College Fund
       Must be Hispanic or of Hispanic decent  
       U.S. Citizen  
       Minimum GPA 3.5/4.00  
       Demonstrate financial need  
       Major Computer Science or Computer Engineering (Google Scholarship)  
HSF Hispanic Scholarship Fund Numerous awards available
       Hispanic  heritage  
       U.S. Citizen or permanent resident  
       3.0 Cumulative GPA  
       Full-time enrollment  
       Complete FAFSA  form  
       Pursuing first graduate degree  
HENAAC Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Applications open in January 2014 Deadline: April 30
       Various Awards, Scholarships, and Competitions  
       Must be of Hispanic origin or participate in Hispanic organizations  
HERTZ The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Applications open Deadline: November 1, 2013, 11:59pm Pacifice Time
       Working towards Ph.D. degree or seniors wishing to do so  
       Applied physical, biological and engineering sciences  
       Excellence in technical education  
       U.S. Citizen  
IBM IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Program  
       Faculty nomination  
       Completed at least one year in doctoral program  
       Both non-citizens and citizens are eligible  
IEEE Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers Deadline: November 15
       Charles LeGeyt Fortescue Scholarship  
            U.S. permanent resident  
            Working toward Master's in electrical engineering  
       Other various scholarships, grants, and fellowships  
IIE Global Association of Productivity & Efficiency Professionals (Industrial Engineering)  
  Numerous Fellowships administered Deadlines vary
       Nominations from faculty member of Institute of Industrial Engineers Numerous awards available
       3.4 Cumulative GPA  
       Institute member  
IIE Institute of International Education  
  Foreign Fulbright Graduate Student Program Deadlines vary
       International students  
ISN Institute for Supply Management Deadline:January 31, 2013
       Doctoral Dissertation Grant  
       Preference given to students pursuing teaching or research at the college level  
       Various scholarships offered  
IGERT Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship  
  National Science Foundation Deadlines vary
       U.S. Citizen  
       Apply to individual program such as Purdue's  
INSGC Indiana Space Grant Consortium Applications open December 1 Deadline: February 24, 2014
       Enrolled in doctoral or MS degree program  
       U.S. Citizen  
       Involved in NASA-related research project  
IS&T Society for Imaging Science & Technology Deadline: October 1
       Raymond Davis Scholarship  
       Academic and/or research focus in a field related to imaging  
SPIE International Society for Optical Engineering Applications available in November Deadline: February 15, 11:59 PST
       Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship  
       Requires student membership in SPIE  
JdK Josephine de Kármán Fellowship Trust Deadline: January 31 at 23:59 pm
       Candidate for PhD in final year  Note: Fellowship Guidelines outdated; application   correct  
       Exceptional ability  
       International and national citizenship enrolled in institutions in US or Canada  
JFLF James F. Lincolm Arc Welding Foundation Deadline: Entries postmarked before Midnight, June 30
       Individual or group participation  
       To encourage and stimulate scientific interest in and scientific study, research and education  
KASF Korean American Scholarship Foundation Applications accepted starting July 1, 2013 Deadline: August 20, 2013
       Korean American  
LINK Link Foundation Energy Program Deadline: December 1
  Fellowships in the Energy Field (Application must be postmarked on or before this date)  
       Enrolled in a Ph.D. degree program in U.S. or Canada  
       No limitations on citizenship  
MAES Mexican American Engineers and Scientists  
       Student member  
       Various Scholarships  
MMMF Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund Applications open in Fall 2013
  World Bank Family Network Deadline: January  
       Provides grants to women from developing countries studying in the United States &  Canada  
       Must plan to return to home country within 2 years  
       Commitment to work to the benefit of women and children  
Microsoft Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship Program  
  Supports men and women in their third & fourth Year of PhD graduate studies Deadline: October 9, 2013  
       Student must be nominated by their universities  
Mitchell George Mitchell Scholarship Application form available online Deadline: October 1, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. EST
       Supports one year of post-graduate study in Ireland or Northern Ireland  
       Any discipline offered by institute of higher learning in Ireland or Northern Ireland  
       U.S. Citizenship required  
MORTOR Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society Deadline: January 31
BOARD Mortar Board National Foundation Recommendations and transcripts by February 7  
       Member of Mortar Board  
       Pursuing a post- graduate degree  
NASA GSRP - Graduate Student Researchers Program Application open late fall Deadline:
       U.S. citizen  
       Program related to NASA research and development  
NAS National Academies Policy and Global Affairs Deadlines vary
       Numerous Fellowships administered  
       Research Associates Programs - Post Doctoral research  
       Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships  
NETL DOE/National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) Deadlines vary
       Several available  
       U.S. Citizen  
NDSEG National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Applications open September
  Department of Defense Deadline:  
       U.S. Citizens  
       Have completed no more than one year of a graduate program  
NNSA National Nuclear Security Administration Class of 2014 applications opened August 1
  U.S. Department of Energy Class of 2014 applications close October 21, 2013
  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory administers fellowships  
       U.S,. Citizen and  
       Enrolled in graduate program at time of application  
       Minimum 3.2 GPA  
NPSC National Physical Science Consortium Applications typically open August 25 Deadline: November 30
       U.S. Citizens  
       Employed by and Nominated by National Lab: Lawrence Livermore, Sandia, National Security Agency  
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)  
  National Science Foundation Deadlines vary: All must be submitted by 8:00pm EST Application Deadline: November 4, 2013 (Engineering)
  U.S. Citizen Deadline for Reference Letters: November 14,2013
  Senior or first year of graduate program  
ORISE Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Deadlines vary
       Administers numerous fellowships, including summer research opportunities  
OAS Organization of American States Deadlines vary
        Citizens from selected Central and South American countries  
PCA Portland Cement Association Proposal format stated on site
  PCA Education Foundation Research Fellowship Program Deadline: January 15  
       IMPORTANT: Requires university and student to submit jointly  
       Open to students in U.S. and Canada  
       Master's or Ph.D.  
PUF Partner University Fund Submission date: January 7, 2013
       Fund research and graduate education projects in all disciplines without exception  
       Call for project proposals  

Semiconductor Research Corporation Fellowships and Scholarships Deadlines vary
       U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident  
       Conducting research with SRC member  
SOROS Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans Application accessible July 16, 2013 Deadline: November 8, 2013
       Naturalized citizen, Green Card holder, both parents are naturalized citizens  
SMART Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation Defense Scholarship for Service Program Deadline: December 16, 2013 at 5 pm, EST
       Undergraduate and Graduate students in the STEM disciplines  
       U.S. Citizen  
       Must participate in paid summer internship  
       Willing to accept Post-graduate employment with the DoD  
SME Society of Manufacturing Engineering Education Foundation Register on line for automatic notification Deadline: February 1
       Numerous Graduate Scholarships  
       Requires membership  

Society of Women Engineers

Deadlines vary



       Numerous Scholarships  
       Requires membership  
SRL Symantec Graduate Fellowship Program Deadline: May 28, 2013, 8:00am Pacific Time
       Innovative research with real-world value  
       Attend university in a PhD program focusing on systems research  
VTOL Vertical Flight Technical Society Deadline: February 1  
       American Helicopter Society/Vertical Flight Foundation  
       Interest in pursing career related to vertical flight  
WAI Women in Aviation International Application available online Deadline: Vary
       Numerous Scholarships  
       Aerospace Engineering, Flight, and Maintenance Scholarships  
WID Women in Defense Deadline: July 1, 2014
       Interest in pursing career related to national security  
       Demonstrate financial need  
       Minimum 3.25 GPA  
       Female U.S. citizen  
WiNUP Women's International Network of Utility Professionals  
  Julia Kiene Fellowship in Electrical Energy Deadline: May 1, 2013
  Lyle Mamer Fellowship (Application must be postmarked on or before this date)  
       Must be in a graduate program at an accredited university  
ZONTA Zonta International Foundation  
  Amelia Earhart Fellowships Deadline: November 15 (Application must be postmarked on or before this date)
       Women any nationality pursuing a Ph.D. in aerospace-related engineering  
       Superior academic record, well-defined research program  
       Click on Scholarships  
  • United States Residents: Check with your state.  Many states offer scholarships.
  • International Students: Check with your government.  Many countries offer support in exchange for returning to work in that country.