Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Foundation Fellowships


The GWIS National Fellowships Program offers fellowships to help increase knowledge in the natural sciences and to encourage research careers in the sciences by women. Each year they distribute approximately $50,000 in fellowships funds to five deserving women scientists.



Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a woman scientist.
  • Must have already completed a bachelor’s degree.
  • Must be conducting research in the natural sciences (fields of social science that use the scientific method are eligible to apply).
  • Financial need of research funding is a requirement for the application.
  • Can be of either national or international citizenship.

How to Apply

Apply online on the GWIS website.

Campus Liaison