School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate Student Grants

As an integral component in graduate student education and training, it is anticipated that graduate students and their mentors will seek extramural predoctoral grants to support graduate research whenever possible. Listed below are several funding mechanisms commonly sought to support graduate student research and training. Also, please review information related to the new Graduate Student Extramural Grant Incentive Program (SEGIP).

Graduate Student Extramural Grant Incentive Program

   Description of the Program and Instructions
   Incentive Program Verification Form
   Request for SEGIP Funds

Predoctoral Fellowship Opportunities

National Institutes of Health
National Science Foundation
Other Funding Sources
Search for Predoctoral Research Grants
  • Grants.gov
  • SPIN Module: A funding opportunities database designed to provide up-to-date information on current national and international government and private funding sources (more than 2,500 different sponsoring agencies).
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