Listed here are over 45 different scholarship opportunities available for graduate students at University of South Dakota. For more details, including deadlines, click the links below.

DEPARTMENT/FOUNDATION

TITLE

ACADEMIC FIELD(S)

COHORTS(S)

AACAP

Jeanne Spurlock Research Fellowship in Substance Abuse and Addiction for Minority Medical Students

Substance abuse

Minority students

AAR

American Academy in Rome Fellowships

Arts, music, humanities, etc.

General

AAUW

American Association of University Women Educational Funding and Awards

General

Women

ACLS

American Council of Learned Societies Fellowships

Arts, humanities, social science, etc.

General

AERA

American Educational Research Association Fellowships

Education (policy)

General

AHA

American Heart Association Fellowships

Biomedical science (cardiovascular/stroke)

General

ALA

American Lung Association Fellowships

Biomedical science, social/behavioral science (lung disease)

General

American Philosophical Society

John Hope Franklin Dissertation Fellowship

General

Minority students; doctoral students

APHL

Association of Public Health Laboratories Fellowships

Health (public health)

General

APSA

American Political Science Association Graduate Fellowships for Minority Students

Political science

Minority students; doctoral students

ARCE

American Research Center in Egypt Fellowships

Humanities, social science (relevant to Egypt)

General

DAAD

Germany Academic Exchange Service for Study in Germany

Arts, music, humanities, STEM, etc.

General

Dept. of Commerce

Graduate Student Measurement Science and Engineering Fellowship Program

STEM

Doctoral students

Dept. of Defense

National Defense Education Program’s SMART Scholarship

STEM

General

Dept. of Defense

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

STEM

General

Dept. of Energy

Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (CSGF) Program

Computer science

General

Dept. of Energy

Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program

STEM

Doctoral students

Dept. of Health and Human Services

AHRQ Grants for Health Services Research Dissertation Program (R36)

Health (policy/delivery)

Doctoral students

Dept. of Health and Human Services

Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program (CDC)

Health

Minority students

Dept. of Health and Human Services

NIH/NIDA Drug Abuse Dissertation Research (R36)

Health (substance abuse)

Doctoral students

Dept. of Justice

NIJ Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF)

STEM; social science; psychology

Doctoral students

Dumbarton Oaks

Dumbarton Oaks Short-Term Pre-Doctoral Residencies

Humanities (relevant to Dumbarton focus areas)

Doctoral students

Environmental Protection Agency

STAR Fellowship

STEM (environmental-related)

General

Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation Fellowships

General

General; somewhat minority focused

Foundation for Physical Therapy

Foundation for Physical Therapy Fellowships

Physical therapy

General

GEM

National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science

STEM

General

Google

Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Computer science

Women

ICDD

Ludo Frevel Crystallography Scholarships

Chemistry

General

James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation

James Madison Memorial Fellowship

Political science (secondary teaching)

General

JSPS

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship Program

STEM

Doctoral students

Mellon Foundation

Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)

Humanities, social science

Doctoral students

Microsoft

Microsoft Fellowships

Computer science

Minority students

NAADAC

Minority Fellowship Program for Addictions Counselors (NITT-MFP-AC)

Addiction Studies

General

NAADAC

William White Scholarship Award

Addiction Studies

General

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Education Aeronautics Scholarship and Advanced STEM Training and Research (AS&ASTAR) Fellowship Activity

STEM

General

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship (NSTRF)

STEM

General

National Science Foundation

Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in the Directorate for Biological Sciences (DDIG)

Biology

Doctoral students

National Science Foundation

East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI)

STEM

General

National Science Foundation

Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

STEM

General

NPSC

National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships in the Physical Sciences

STEM

General; somewhat minority focused

NSEP

David L. Boren Graduate Fellowship

Political science, etc. (must be related to national security)

General

ORNL

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Higher Education Research Experiences

STEM

General

Paul and Daisy Soros Foundation

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

General

New Americans

Smithsonian

Smithsonian Fellowships

General (esp. arts)

General

Spencer Foundation

Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Program

Education

Doctoral students

Thermo Fisher

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program

Biomedical science, biology

General

U.S. Agency for International Development

Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program

Public health, political science, etc.

Master's students

UNCF / Merck

UNCF / Merck Foundation Science Initiative Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowships

Biomedical science

African-American students

WWNFF

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Humanities, social science

General