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Amount: $1000
UM-Flint Scholarship Summaries

Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice Scholarship: This scholarship is intended to support Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice majors at junior status with a minimum 3.2 GPA. Cebulski, Paulette Kondela Physical Therapy Scholarship Fund: Applicants can be full or part-time students enrolled in the Physical Therapy program. Dalman, Andrew Lillian Physical Therapy Scholarship Fund: Designed for full or part-time graduate students enrolled in the Physical Therapy Program who have completed at least two semesters with good academic standing status. Physical Therapy Scholarship: For Physical Therapy majors, full or part-time, with minimum 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Potter, David Physical Therapy Scholarship: Applicants must be enrolled in the Physical Therapy program as a second career choice.

Amount: $38000
External Fellowships

Smithsonian Institution Fellowships The Smithsonian Institution offers fellowships for research and study in the following fields: Animal behavior, ecology, and environmental science, including an emphasis on the tropics Anthropology, including archaeology, cultural anthropology, linguistics, and physical anthropology Astrophysics and astronomy Earth sciences and paleobiology Evolutionary and Systematic Biology Folklife History of science and technology History of art, especially American, contemporary, African, and Asian art, twentieth-century American crafts, and decorative arts Materials Research Molecular Biology Social and cultural History of the US. National Physical Science Consortium for Graduate Fellowships for Minorities and Women in the Physical Sciences This program manages a nationwide competition for fellowships for study in physical sciences and related fields.

Amount: $18000
Funding Opportunities

Scholarship Name: Robert Anderson Endowed Fellowship in Cultural AnthropologyAvailable to: A graduate student in Cultural Anthropology.Application Materials: Letter of support from applicants committee chair, and synopsis of current research dissertation project. The Anthropology is seeking applications from prospective graduate students interested in the history of human impacts on African ecosystems, with a methodological focus on zooarchaeology, paleoecology, and vertebrate taphonomy. This project will provide three years of student funding, with the Anthropology providing up to three additional years of support. CSBS helps to support at least one Anthropology graduate student each year.

Amount: $37000
Nationally Coveted College Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships

The Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics track is open to doctoral students in STEM fields of study, which include the following disciplines, among others: Anthropology Biology Chemistry Cognitive Science Computer Science Geoscience Geographical Information Systems Information Sciences Materials Science Mathematics Pathology Physics Engineering. The Directorate for Biological Sciences awards Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology to recent recipients of the doctoral degree for research and training in selected areas supported by BIO and with special goals for human resource development in biology. The Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships in Applied Physical, Biological and Engineering Sciences — Up to $37,000.

Amount: $48000
Funding Opportunities

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement encourages transdisciplinary and translational research that will identify the specific biological or biobehavioral pathways through which physical activity and or weight control may affect cancer prognosis and survival. Purpose: The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement is to foster research on the unique perspectives, needs, wishes, and decision-making processes of adolescents and young adults with serious, advanced illnesses and research focused on specific end-of-life palliative care models that support the physical, psychological, spiritual, and social needs of AYA with serious illness, their families and caregivers. Purpose: This funding opportunity announcement is intended to support environmental health research in which an unpredictable event provides a limited window of opportunity to collect human biological samples or environmental exposure data.

Amount: $15000
Funding Opportunities

Thomas Trust, the department announces the creation of the Michigan Anthropology Alumni Graduate Fellowship for Excellence in Education. Thus, the Conrad Kottak Fund for Anthropology has been created to provide funding to be used at the chair’s discretion. Loring Brace Endowment for Graduate Student Research in Biological Anthropology in the Anthropology. This fund is intended to provide research support for anthropology graduate students.

Amount: $6000
National Fellowship Opportunities

Association of Women in Science Education Foundation Fellowships Provides several fellowships for women pursuing doctoral degrees in science fields such as behavioral science, life science, physical science, social science or engineering. National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships in Science and Engineering Fellowships and internship opportunities in science fields such as astronomy, chemistry, computer science, geology, materials science, mathematical sciences, physics and related engineering fields: chemical, computer, electrical, environmental, mechanical. American Anthropological Association Minority Dissertation Fellowship Program Provides dissertation funding for minority students studying anthropology. Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Fieldwork Grants Supports dissertation research in anthropology.

Amount: $7500
Fellowships with Approaching Deadlines

Dissertation research projects in all of the subareas of biological anthropology are eligible for support through these grants. Eligible applicants for Hertz Fellowships must be students of the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, and engineering who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States of America.

Amount: $78000
Graduate Fellowships

Large grant supporting up to two years of biological research. The National Science Foundation awards Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in selected areas of the biological sciences.These grants provide partial support of doctoral dissertation research to improve the overall quality of research. Applications are invited from disciplines with a large dependence on field studies, such as archeology, anthropology, astrobiology and space science, biology, ecology, geography, geology, and paleontology, but grants will not be restricted to these fields. Modest short term awards are offered to advanced graduate students and postdoctoral researchers who are commencing their careers in the fields of zoology, paleontology, anthropology, astrophysics and earth and planetary sciences.

Amount: $2000
Proposal Development

NERFC grants support work in a broad array of fields, including but not limited to: history, literature, art history, African American studies, American studies, women's and gender studies, anthropology, sociology, philosophy, religious studies, environmental studies, oceanography, and the histories of law, medicine, and technology.