Extramural Fellowships

Extramural Fellowships

The idea of financing your graduate education can be very daunting.  Therefore, we put together the below list to aid in the process of locating sources of funding outside of the University.

Helpful Hints on the Search Process

UCSB Graduate Division Extramural Funding Search Databases

Cornell University - Fellowship Database
Council of Graduate Schools

Environmental Scholarship Guide
NSF Overview of Awards
Scholarships, Fellowships, & Post-Docs in the Environmental Sciences

U.S. EPA - National Center for Environmental Research


Various Fellowships

American Academy of Underwater Sciences

American Association of University Women
California Groundwater Association

California Sea Grant

Fulbright Fellowships
GEM Fellowship
Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership Fellowship

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Institute of Food Technologists

LANL Graduate Research Assistant Program
National Water Research Institute

NAWC J.J. Barr Scholarship

NSF - Social and Economic Sciences Grant Program
NOAA - Sea Grant
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships
Resources for the Future
Robert L. Weigel Scholarship for Coastal Studies

Smithsonian Institute Fellowships
Switzer Fellowships
U.S. EPA - National Network for Environmental Management Studies (NNEMS)
Welder Wildlife Foundation

Ph.D. Only Fellowships

Environmental Research and Education Foundation
Ford Fellowships
Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program
Link Foundation Energy Fellowships

Morris K. Udall Ph.D. Dissertation Fellowships

National Academies Fellowship Program

National Physical Science Consortium

NOAA - Fisheries/Sea Grant

NSF - Graduate Research Fellowships
Rainforest Alliance - Kleinhans Fellowship

Sigma Xi Fellowships

U.S. EPA - Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowships