University of Nebraska Medical Center

International Funding

There are a variety of funding opportunities for international students.

American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship

The American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship encourages proposals from all basic science disciplines, bioengineering or biotechnology, public health, behavioral, epidemiological and community and clinical investigations broadly related to cardiovascular and stroke problems.

American Association of University Women

The American Association of University Women International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research to women who are not U.S citizens or permanent residents. Recipients are selected for academic achievement and demonstrated commitment to women and girls.

Association for Institutional Research

Association for Institutional Research (AIR) offers a Fellowship Program in Institutional Research.

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks supports global biomedical research into the diagnosis, causes, prevention and treatment of autism. In addition to their research grants, they also offer the Weatherstone Predoctoral Fellowship and the Meixner Postdoctoral Fellowship in Translational Research.

Doctoral Degree Scholarships in Cancer Nursing

Doctoral Degree Scholarships in Cancer Nursing from the American Cancer Society are awarded to graduate students pursuing doctoral study in the field of cancer nursing research, and preparing for careers as nurse scientists.

Graduate Women in Science Fellowships

The GWIS National Fellowships Program offers fellowships to help increase knowledge in the natural sciences and to encourage research careers in the sciences by women.

Grass Foundation

The Grass Fellowship Program in neuroscience supports graduate students for study at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA for a summer research program.

Harry Frank Guggenheim Distinguished Scholar Awards

The Harry Frank Guggenheim Distinguished Scholar Awards provides support for research to understand and reduce violence, aggression and dominance.

Institute of International Education

The Institute of International Education offers the Fulbright Awards for Study/Research Abroad for all disciplines, all levels of graduate study before the PhD; foreign language proficiency is required.

National Institutes of Health

The National Institutes of Health (NSRA) offers individual fellowship funding opportunities.

NIHCM Foundation

The National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation offers a variety of investigator-initiated research grants.

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund for Women

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund offers grants for women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada.

Schlumberger Foundation - Women Fellowships

The Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future program supports outstanding women from developing countries in their pursuit of advanced graduate studies in engineering, science, and technology at leading universities worldwide.

SMART Program

The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.