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SOAR, Scholarships and Other Award Resources, is a searchable online database of funding opportunities for current students at all levels as well as recent graduates. Please review the recommendations below for conducting a search based on your needs, interests and eligibility.

Department of Energy (DOE) Graduate Student Research Program

Supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to conduct part of their doctoral dissertation research at a DOE national laboratory in collaboration with a DOE scientist for a period of 3 to 12 consecutive months. Applicants must be U.S Citizens or Permanent Residents. Provides a monthly stipend and travel expenses.

Graduate students currently pursuing Ph.D. degrees in areas of physics, chemistry, material sciences, biology (non-medical), mathematics, engineering, computer or computational sciences, or specific areas of environmental sciences that are aligned with the mission of the Office of Science are eligible to apply for the supplemental research awards provided by the SCGSR program.


mid-late November

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: None

Graduate: Phd student - ABD status required at time of application

Award Type:

Award Period:
Academic Year (Graduate)
Summer (Graduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Math, science, engineering

Additional Qualifications:
U.S. Citizen or permanent resident

Last Updated:
June 22, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17