1. EBIO Grants and Fellowships:

    • EBIO research grants

    • EBIO one-semester fellowships

    • EBIO summer fellowships

  2. Graduate School Grants and Fellowships - Including research grants, ecology grants, travel grants, dissertation fellowships.

  3. IQ-Biology Fellowship - The PhD certificate program in Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology (IQ Biology) is a University of Colorado cross-departmental program and part of the BioFrontiers Institute. EBIO is a participating department. For graduate students with a strong quantitative or biological background, IQ Biology offers a diverse interdisciplinary experience through lab rotations, curriculum, and programs. For more information about IQ Biology, please visit www.iqbiology.colorado.edu.

  4. Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) - EBIO is a member of the Organization for Tropical Studies. Our membership pays for some of the expenses for our students attending OTS courses in Costa Rica. Review the available courses on the OTS website then contact Mike Breed for more information about OTS funding opportunities for our graduate students.

  5. National Science Foundation

    • Graduate Research Fellowship - Graduating seniors and graduate students who have completed no more than 20 credits are eligible to apply. Each year in early October, the CU Chancellor's Office offers a workshop on applying for NSF Graduate Research Fellowships, formerly called "Pre-Doc" fellowships.

    • Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant - PhD students who have passed the comprehensive exam and who have been admitted into PhD candidacy may apply. Each year in September or October, the EBIO graduate program offers a workshop on applying for the DDIG.

    • The EBIO graduate program assistant has copies of successful NSF applications that students are welcome to borrow.

  6. EPA Star Fellowship - The EBIO graduate program assistant has copies of successful EPA Star Fellowship applications that students are welcome to borrow.

  7. UGGS-United Government of Graduate Students - UGGS provides grants for travel to meetings.

Grant Deadlines

Name of Grant or Fellowship Announcements Deadline
EBIO research grants Announced in late January Early March
EBIO one-semester fellowships Announced in late January Early March
EBIO summer fellowships Announced in fall semester Mid January
UCB Graduate School - Bev Sears Grants September
 
October
UCB Graduate School - Travel Grants Ongoing  
UGGS - Travel Grants August/ January September/ Febuary
NSF - Graduate Research Fellowship NSF Website October
NSF - Doctroral Dissertation Improvement Grants NSF DDIG October
EPA Star Fellowships EPA STAR Varies