Graduate Scholarships


Listed here are over 40 different scholarship opportunities available for graduate students at University of South Dakota. For more details, including deadlines, click the links below.

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
BosterBio Scholarships Boster Bio Young Scientists Scholarship Biology/Biomedical science 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 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
Learn How to Become Women's Scholarship Search Women General
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 Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine NRC Research Associateship Programs STEM Doctoral students
NASW Consuelo W. Gosnell Memorial MSW Scholarship Social Work Minority students
NASW Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial MSW Scholarship Social Work Minority students
National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship (NSTRF) STEM General
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
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
The Washington Center Foreign Affairs Information Technology Fellowship IT-related degree General
WWNFF Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Humanities, social science General

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