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Fellowships and Grants

Fellowships and Grants

Individuals, Corporations & Organizations

A summary of all the different forms of funding available. Click on the description for more details. We welcome submissions to our fellowship page! Please email women@cs.cmu.edu with submission details. You can find additional fellowship opportunities on the CMU SCS Fellowship Opportunities page. There are also many more women-specific scholarships that can be found at the Scholarships for Women page at Online Colleges. Last updated on October 14, 2018.

Active Fellowships

Name Compensation Deadline Gender US Citizenship Required Other Eligibility Requirements
AAUW Career Development Grants $2,000-$12,000 November 15, 2018 Women Yes Bachelor's degree required
AAUW Community Action Grants $2,000-$10,000 December 1, 2018 All No Must be US citizens or permanent residents
GSA Graduate Student Conference Funding $5000-$10,000 Varies All No Must be a graduate student at CMU
AAUW International Fellowships $18,000-$30,000 November 15, 2018 Female No Must be an international graduate or postgraduate woman who is not a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
National Physical Science Consortium Varies November 30, 2018 All Yes
Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarships Varies Varies Women Varies
AAUW American Fellowships $6,000 - $30,000 November 1, 2018 Women Yes Must be US citizens or permanent residents
Buildium’s Women in Technology Scholarship $2,500 November 1, 2018 Women no Must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate degree program in the United States or Canada, studying Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)

Pending Fellowships

Name Compensation Gender US Citizenship Required Other Eligibility Requirements
Google Anita Borg Scholarship $10,000 Women No Must currently be enrolled at an accredited university for the 2017-2018 academic year
L'Oreal Women in Science Fellowship Program $60,000 Women Yes
Google PhD Fellowship Program Full tuition and fees (enrollment fees, health insurance, books) plus a stipend to be used for living expenses, travel and personal equipment All No
Semiconductor Research Corporation Target Fellowship Tuition, fees, and stipend All Yes Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a Ph.D. degree with research relevant to microelectronics under the guidance of a SRC-approved faculty member
Collaborative Research Experiences for Undergraduates (CREU) $3,000 stipend, $1,500 expenditures All Yes Must be a US permanent resident and must have completed two years of undergraduate study at the college level
Microsoft Dissertation Grant Program $20,000 All No Must be enrolled in fourth year or beyond in a PhD program at a university in the United States or Canada, must be doing dissertation work that relates to computing topics in which Microsoft Research has expertise, must self-identify with at least one group underrepresented in computing

Closed Fellowships

Name Compensation Gender US Citizenship Required Other Eligibility Requirements
Facebook Emerging Scholars Program Two years of tuition and fees paid, a stipend of $37,000 each year, and up to $5,000 in conference travel support All No
IBM PhD Fellowship Award Tuition, fees, and stipend All No Must be a full-time PhD student
Microsoft PhD Fellowship Award Tuition, fees, and stipend All No Must be a full-time PhD student in a North American university doing research related to the research topics carried out by Microsoft Research
Facebook Fellowship Program Tuition, fees, and stipend All No Must be a full-time PhD student doing research related to specific research topics
Women in Technology Scholarship $10,000 Women No