Resources for Graduate Students

There are many opportunities where you can support your research and get recognized. Please have a look and plan to apply to those opportunities for which you are eligible.

The college will develop templates to help you with your applications. Ms. Robin Anawalt may help proofread your package. Good luck!

National and International Fellowship Awards
Due Date Title Target Applicants
April 14, 2015 DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program Graduate students, STEM related, US citizens only
April 15, 2015 Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Fellowships
UNLV chapter
Phi Kappa Phi members for first year of graduate or professional study (post-baccalaureate program)
May 1, 2015 National Research Council of the National Academies: Research Associateship Programs Graduate students
Late Oct. 2015 DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship Undergraduate seniors or 1st year graduate students who are US citizens, permanent resident aliens geared towards a Ph.D.
Nov. 15, 2015 IEEE Life Members Graduate Study Fellowship in Electrical Engineering 1st year full-time graduate students, electrical engineering, international students eligible.
Feb. 2016 Semiconductor Research Corporation US/permanent resident students geared towards doctoral degree
Varies by country Fulbright Foreign Student Program Foreign graduate students
Local Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities
Due Date Title Target Applicants
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) Barrick Graduate Fellowship (worth up to $15,000) Doctoral students who have completed at least 24 credits of doctoral study
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) UNLV Foundation Board of Trustees (worth up to $30,000) Doctoral students in the final two years of their program and agree to participate in limited number of UNLV foundation events.
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) President’s UNLV Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (worth up to $25,000) Doctoral students nominated by their department chair/graduate coordinator
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) UNLV Graduate College STEM Fellowship (up to $20,000) Newly admitted doctoral student in Science, Technology, Engineering Mathematics and Health Sciences
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) Alumni Association Scholarship (up to $1,500) Master’s and specialist’s students who received their bachelor’s degree from UNLV
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) The James F Adams/GPSA Scholarship (up to $1,000) Master’s and specialists students
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) The Patricia Sastaunik Scholarship (up to $5,000) Graduate students with a documented financial need
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) The Sterling Scholarship (up to $5,000) Doctoral students who have completed their undergraduate or master’s degree from UNLV
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) The Summer Session Scholarship (up to $2,000) Enable summer study for doctoral students
Dec. 1, 2015 (must be verified) The UNLV Graduate Access Childcare Scholarship Graduate students with young dependents