External Funding

UNC Charlotte students are competitive and have obtained prestigious national fellowships! Recent UNC Charlotte student successes include the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, the PEO Scholar Award, and the Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship. Search for opportunities using the links below. 

Need help?  Email gradfunding@uncc.edu for assistance in searching for and applying for fellowships.  Come talk to Dr. Goodliffe, Cato 222, if you would like feedback or more detailed help. Schedule an appointment here.

Find Specific Opportunities Using The Tools Below

PIVOT - a searchable database that can send you alerts!
  •  UNC Charlotte has a license to use this funding resource database that includes all local, state, federal, international, foundation, etc. opportunities.  Set up an account with your UNC Charlotte ID and search for opportunities!  PIVOT will email you with updates of your searches every day, or week.  You won't miss an opportunity.

For a one-click search, Master's Students Look here.

For a one-click search, Doctoral Students Look here.

For summer or travel fellowships, look here.

US Government Portal for STEM Graduate Student Funding

UCLA Searchable Database of Graduate and Postdoc Funding

Database of external funding for graduate students and postdocs, provided by UCLA.

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