Funding Announcements

Funding Announcements

  • National Science Foundation
    October 24, 2019

    The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing full-time research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements in STEM or STEM education. NSF especially encourages women, members of underrepresented minority groups, persons with disabilities, veterans, and undergraduate seniors to apply.

    Date posted: 7/30/2018 | View listing
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  • Population Studies Center
    November 1, 2019

    The Prize is awarded every other year for the best paper in demography written by a graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania. Submissions for the 2019 prize are due on November 1, 2019. Students from any discipline may submit a paper. The prize, including a $1000 cash award, will be announced in December 2019.  The winner will be asked to present the paper at the Population Studies Center colloquium in February 2020. The submission, a paper or a dissertation chapter, should be equivalent to an article suitable for a demography journal, e.g., a length of approximately 30 double-spaced pages, excluding tables, figures, notes, and bibliography.  The submission must be a single-authored paper. The paper must have been written since July 2017 and while the student was still in a PhD program at Penn. All submissions should be sent to Abby Dolinger (abdol@sas.upenn.edu) by November 1, 2019.

    Date posted: 2/11/2019 | View listing
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  • Perry World House
    November 1, 2019

    Perry World House is now accepting applications for its course enrichment grant program to build bridges between classes in the Penn curriculum and the world of global policy. The program will support Global Policy Course Enrichment Grants to allow Penn faculty to make a course more policy-relevant by supporting the design of a new course, curricular redesign of an existing course, guest speakers from relevant policy communities, the development of policy-oriented case studies, or other creative connections with the policy world.

    Date posted: 9/17/2019 | View listing
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  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    November 6, 2019

    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows program provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, D.C. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists with an interest in health and health care policy. Fellows participate in the policy process at the federal level and use that leadership experience to improve health, health care, and health policy. For more information about eligibility, requirements and submission click here.

    Date posted: 9/11/2019 | View listing
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  • National University of Singapore
    December 31, 2019

    You can refer to more information about the PhD programme here. Applicants must be university graduates with at least second class honours (upper division) degree or equivalent and at the time of the award of the Research Scholarship, must have applied for and been assured of admission as a PhD candidate to the Faculty. Application for admission to the PhD programme and the Research Scholarship can be done simultaneously. There is no restriction on the nationality of applicants.
    All applications (complete with application form, application fee payment and supporting documents) must be received by the stipulated deadlines as indicated here.
    For more information about Research Scholarships, please click here. Applications can be submitted online here.
    Candidates should indicate that they are applying for the Research Scholarship, by indicating CFPR at the top right hand corner of the hardcopy application form. Candidates applying online should do likewise after printing out the completed application form for submission. Besides indicating on the hardcopy application form / application form printouts, candidates must also send a scanned copy of their application to CFPR at cfpr@nus.edu.sg .

    Date posted: 7/12/2019 | View listing
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  • Perry World House
    December 31, 2019

    Perry World House welcomes the Penn community — faculty, research centers, institutes, programs, students, and student groups — to apply for funding of up to $2,500 to bring an international policy visitor to Penn from abroad. With this grant program, PWH hopes to foster greater exposure of Penn students and faculty to interdisciplinary international research and policy engagement, as well as to identify speakers who embody the PWH mission of bridging research and policy. 

    Apply at https://global.upenn.edu/perryworldhouse/international-visitors-grant-program. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

    Date posted: 9/17/2019 | View listing
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  • National Science Foundation
    October 22, 2020

    The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing full-time research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements in STEM or STEM education. NSF especially encourages women, members of underrepresented minority groups, persons with disabilities, veterans, and undergraduate seniors to apply.

    Date posted: 7/30/2018 | View listing
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PSC Funding

  • Population Studies Center
    November 1, 2019

    The Prize is awarded every other year for the best paper in demography written by a graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania. Submissions for the 2019 prize are due on November 1, 2019. Students from any discipline may submit a paper. The prize, including a $1000 cash award, will be announced in December 2019.  The winner will be asked to present the paper at the Population Studies Center colloquium in February 2020. The submission, a paper or a dissertation chapter, should be equivalent to an article suitable for a demography journal, e.g., a length of approximately 30 double-spaced pages, excluding tables, figures, notes, and bibliography.  The submission must be a single-authored paper. The paper must have been written since July 2017 and while the student was still in a PhD program at Penn. All submissions should be sent to Abby Dolinger (abdol@sas.upenn.edu) by November 1, 2019.

    Date posted: 2/11/2019 | View listing
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Penn Funding

  • Perry World House
    November 1, 2019

    Perry World House is now accepting applications for its course enrichment grant program to build bridges between classes in the Penn curriculum and the world of global policy. The program will support Global Policy Course Enrichment Grants to allow Penn faculty to make a course more policy-relevant by supporting the design of a new course, curricular redesign of an existing course, guest speakers from relevant policy communities, the development of policy-oriented case studies, or other creative connections with the policy world.

    Date posted: 9/17/2019 | View listing
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  • Perry World House
    December 31, 2019

    Perry World House welcomes the Penn community — faculty, research centers, institutes, programs, students, and student groups — to apply for funding of up to $2,500 to bring an international policy visitor to Penn from abroad. With this grant program, PWH hopes to foster greater exposure of Penn students and faculty to interdisciplinary international research and policy engagement, as well as to identify speakers who embody the PWH mission of bridging research and policy. 

    Apply at https://global.upenn.edu/perryworldhouse/international-visitors-grant-program. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

    Date posted: 9/17/2019 | View listing
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Other External Funding

  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    November 6, 2019

    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows program provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, D.C. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists with an interest in health and health care policy. Fellows participate in the policy process at the federal level and use that leadership experience to improve health, health care, and health policy. For more information about eligibility, requirements and submission click here.

    Date posted: 9/11/2019 | View listing
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Student Only Funding

  • National Science Foundation
    October 24, 2019

    The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing full-time research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements in STEM or STEM education. NSF especially encourages women, members of underrepresented minority groups, persons with disabilities, veterans, and undergraduate seniors to apply.

    Date posted: 7/30/2018 | View listing
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  • National University of Singapore
    December 31, 2019

    You can refer to more information about the PhD programme here. Applicants must be university graduates with at least second class honours (upper division) degree or equivalent and at the time of the award of the Research Scholarship, must have applied for and been assured of admission as a PhD candidate to the Faculty. Application for admission to the PhD programme and the Research Scholarship can be done simultaneously. There is no restriction on the nationality of applicants.
    All applications (complete with application form, application fee payment and supporting documents) must be received by the stipulated deadlines as indicated here.
    For more information about Research Scholarships, please click here. Applications can be submitted online here.
    Candidates should indicate that they are applying for the Research Scholarship, by indicating CFPR at the top right hand corner of the hardcopy application form. Candidates applying online should do likewise after printing out the completed application form for submission. Besides indicating on the hardcopy application form / application form printouts, candidates must also send a scanned copy of their application to CFPR at cfpr@nus.edu.sg .

    Date posted: 7/12/2019 | View listing
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  • National Science Foundation
    October 22, 2020

    The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing full-time research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements in STEM or STEM education. NSF especially encourages women, members of underrepresented minority groups, persons with disabilities, veterans, and undergraduate seniors to apply.

    Date posted: 7/30/2018 | View listing
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