Experiences of Ethnic Minorities in Science: Resources


On the U.S. side:

Science funding opportunities for underrepresented populations in GrantsNet. Compiled by José Fernández, GrantsNet Program Manager.

GrantsNet, Science Careers’ funding database, currently has a number of scholarships, fellowships, and research support programs designated for ethnic minorities and women. Check back periodically for updates to this list.

A. Undergraduate students, including entering freshmen (sorted by application deadline date)

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

    National Society of Black Physicists

          Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

              American Meteorological Society

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                      B. Graduate Students (sorted by deadline date)

                      Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

                        Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

                          Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

                              American Indian Graduate Center

                                    Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

                                      OtherUnited StatesResources

                                                  On the European Side:

                                                  Funding, and other forms of support

                                                  Funding

                                                        Jobs

                                                            Networks

                                                                  Information

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