National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships in the Physical Sciences

Funds qualified students who wish to pursue a graduate degree in fields in the physical sciences including astronomy, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, environmental science, geology, and various engineering fields.

The National Physical Science Consortium funds qualified students who wish to pursue a graduate degree in fields in the physical sciences including, but not limited to, astronomy, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, environmental science, geology, and various engineering fields.

NPSC emphasizes recruitment of a diverse applicant pool.

NPSC's member universities do not require fellows to pay tuition.

Deadline Information

Deadline: Thursday, November 30, 2017

Eligibility Requirements

NPSC welcomes applications from any qualified U.S. citizen who has the ability to pursue graduate work at an NPSC member institution. NPSC attempts to recruit a broad pool of applicants with special emphasis on underrepresented minorities and women. Applicants should be in one of the following categories:

For the Traditional Program:

  • Be in your senior year with at least a 3.0/4.0 GPA.
  • Be in your first year of a graduate program.
  • Be in a terminal master's program (your university offers no Ph.D. in your discipline).
  • Be returning from the workforce with no more than a master's degree

Application Process

To apply for the fellowship, visit the opportunity's application portal.