Programs & Opportunities

External Funding Programs and Opportunities

NSF Postdoctoral Programs

View a current listing of postdoctoral funding opportunities offered by the NSF.  


L'Oreal Fellowship for Women in Science 

This fellowship program honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with grants of $60,000 each. Since 2003, the program has awarded 80 postdoctoral women scientists over $4 million in grants. They are seeking five exceptional female scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation of girls in STEM.

Details about the program can be found here.

Apply Now   (Application deadline January 31, 2020 at 11:59:59 pm ET)


Washington Center for Equitable Growth's Postdoctoral Grants

This academic grants program funds research investigating the various channels through which economic inequality may or may not impact economic growth and stability. In particular, funding interests are organized around the four drivers of economic growth:  human capital and well-being; the labor market; macroeconomic policy; and market structure. Any research projects investigating whether and how inequality affects economic growth and stability will also be considered.

Postdoctoral grants are funded at $15,000 over one year.

Apply Now  (Application deadline is Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 11:59pm EST)


Funding Discovery Tools

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