Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Water and Micro student fellowships

National Water Research Institute Fellowships  

The National Water Research Institute (NWRI) is now accepting applications for graduate fellowship funding for the 2012/2013 academic year. Areas of interest include water and waste water, membrane technologies, removing and reducing salts from water supplies, and preserving water resources. Applicants must be graduate students (Master's or Ph.D. level) who are (1) conducting research in the areas of water resources, treatment, and/or policy and (2) are currently enrolled at a university in the United States.
DEADLINE: April 25, 2012 
For more information: http://www.nwri-usa.org/fellowship.htm

Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship (American Society for Microbiological Research) 

The goal of the fellowship is to increase the number of underrepresented groups completing doctoral degrees in the microbiological sciences. The ASM Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship is aimed at highly competitive graduate students who are enrolled in a Ph.D. program and who have completed their graduate course work in the microbiological sciences. The fellowship encourages students to continue and complete their research project in the microbiological sciences. The program provides a total stipend of $63,000 ($21,000 a year) for a three year period (September 2012-June 2015). Eligibility: Eligible candidates must be from groups that have been determined by the applicant's institution to be underrepresented in the microbiological sciences. Have completed the first year of graduate school. Be a student member of ASM.
DEADLINE: May 1, 2012 
For more information: http://www.asm.org/index.php/education/asm-robert-d-watkins-graduate-research-fellowship.html