National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowship

Application Deadline: November 30, 2017

Open to: Seniors and graduate students with at least two years remaining to completion of their graduate program
Award type: Academic
Area(s) of study: STEM fields
Award criteria:  Academic achievement; diversity
Award provides:  Tuition and an annual stipend of $20,000 for up to six years of graduate study and two paid summer internships
Open to international students: No

 Eligibility criteria:

  • Must be accepted at a participating NPSC-member university or college by Fall 2017
  • Must complete two summer internships

The National Physical Science Consortium is a partnership between government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education. NPSC's goal is to increase the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in the physical sciences and related engineering fields, emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool. Applicants must have an outstanding record, along with substantial previous research experience.

Emory endorsement is not required for this award. For more information and to apply, visit

NS&FP recommends beginning the application process in August. Make an appointment with a NS&FP advisor. We will help you determine your eligibility and, if you choose to apply, provide feedback on your application.