Fee waiver and fellowship information specifically for McNair scholars can be found at the COE McNair Scholars fee waiver page.

Graduate Student Funding Opportunities:

The links below are generally organized by discipline. These are various agencies and organizations, both private and governmental, that offer support for graduate study. Some of the support opportunities are “full-ride” research fellowships, others are limited-duration research internships, while some others provide a set amount of funds for a specific scholarly work. The resources listed below are for graduate study and scholarly research; access to the available slots and funds are typically competitive and will require a formal application. See the individual website for each opportunity to discover the particular application requirements and process.

The sources of funding listed below are not necessarily specific to a particular institution of higher learning.  These sources are from private and public organizations that have ties to higher education, but are not degree-granting entities.

If you discover any other sources of graduate funding that you would like to share with the McNair community, please email the site administrator with the funding information (at least the name of the source, or perhaps its web page address).

Arts & Humanities:



General Graduate/Scholar:

Life and Health Sciences:

Social Sciences:

Science and Engineering: