Outside Scholarships and Funding

This page features funding, scholarships and fellowships from outside resources for STEM students. Hunter students are welcome to apply to this funding if eligible. 


Ford foundation diversity fellowship 

Ford foundation offers fellowships and funding to qualified applicants interested in teaching and research. Through this program the foundation seeks to increase diversity of nations colleges and university faculties and maximize the educational advantage of diversity in varying fields. To be eligible a qualified individual must be from a diverse background, a pre-doctorate, post-doctorate or currently in their PhD. More info click below.

National science foundation graduate research fellowship

This program offers funding to qualified graduate students pursuing research in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Applicants must be pursuing masters or doctorate level research. More information about the program can be found on NSF GRFP website by clicking the link below.