Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Science To Achieve Results (STAR) Fellowships for Graduate Environmental Study

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Deadline   11/27/2013

Description   The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awards 80 fellowships for graduate study leading to master’s or doctoral degrees in environmentally related fields. Master’s students are supported for up to 2 years and doctoral students for up to 3 years. Fellowships have helped educate new academic researchers, government scientists, science teachers, and, environmental engineers. Science to Achieve Results (STAR) fellowships are intended to help assist with costs associated with studies leading to advanced degrees in environmental sciences. 
Award Amount   Up to $42,000 per year of support, including $12,000 per year for tuition and fees, $25,000 per year in a monthly stipend, and an annual expense allowance of $5,000. 
Disciplines   Life Sciences. Physical Sciences. Social Sciences. School of Education and Information Studies. School of Engineering. Health Sciences. School of Public Health.  
Academic Level   Prospective/Current Graduate Student.  
Citizenship   Open only to U.S. citizens or permanent residents.  
Requirements   Students must attend a fully accredited U.S. college or university (located in the U.S. or its territories) for their graduate studies. Students who have completed more than one year in their current master's program or more than four years in their current Ph.D. program at the time of application are not eligible to apply. Personal statement. Proposal description. Education & Relevant Experiences. Publications & Presentations. Course work. 3 letters of recommendation. Proposed research must not involve human subjects. Women, minorities, and disabled students are encouraged to apply. 
Award Type   Fellowship/Grant 
Contact   U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Ariel Rios Building 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20460 (202) 343-9802
stelz.william@epa.gov
epa.gov/ncer/fellow

Last Updated   9/4/2014 9:27:00 AM 

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