Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship

Degree Level: Undergrad, or Post UG, or Graduate

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Location: United States

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: October. Please check website below for the specific date.

Description: For students who are intending to pursue a Ph.D. in applied physical sciences (applied physics, applied chemistry, applied mathematics, applied modern biology, and all areas of engineering) at one of the approximately two dozen schools that have administrative agreements with the Hertz Foundation. Please note that Drexel is not currently a Hertz-tenable school.
The Hertz Foundation's Graduate Fellowship award, which is based on merit (not need) consists of a full cost-of-education allowance and a personal-support stipend. The Fellowship award is renewable annually (upon a showing of satisfactory progress toward receipt of the Ph.D. degree) for a total Fellowship tenure of no more than five years.

Visit the Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship site.

Award Details

Amount: approx. $31,000/year personal stipend, full tuition equivalent, renewable for up to 5 years

Duration: Up to five years

Location: Must attend one of the tenable schools. See: www.hertzfoundation.org/dx/fellowships/schools.aspx


Fields of Study: Applied Physical Science, including but not limited to:
Aeronautics/Astronautics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Applied Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth and Geo Sciences, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil and Nuclear Engineering, Materials Science, Quantitative Biology, and Bio-Engineering