NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS are three-year awards carrying an annual stipend of $27,500. Fellowships are awarded for research-based master's or doctoral degrees in fields supported by the NSF, including the mathematical, physical, biological, behavioral and social sciences; engineering; the history of science and the philosophy of science; and for research-based Ph.D. degrees in science education. In most cases, an individual has three opportunities to apply: during their senior year of college, the first year of graduate school, or the beginning of the second year of graduate school.
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS...
Applicants must be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States.
November 4, 2003: Life Sciences; Physics and Astronomy
November 5, 2003: Engineering; Mathematical Sciences; Geosciences
November 6, 2003: Social Sciences; Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering; Psychology; Chemistry.
More information may be found at http://www.orau.org/nsf/nsffel.htm