National Physical Science Consortium Fellowship
ETSU Faculty Representative:
Dr. Harold Zimmerman
Director for External Fellowships and Scholarships
Office: Yoakley 204
Phone: (423) 439- 6074
Award: Full tuition and fees (at one
of the 100+ participating Universities) and at least $16,000 for
living expenses, for two to six years.
Eligibility: Applicants must be US
citizens and should be graduating seniors with a GPA of at least
3.0, completing a master's degree at a school without a PhD
program in your subject, have completed no more than one year in
a PhD program, or be returning to schooling from the workforce
with no more than a master's degree.
When to Apply: Applications are
usually due in early November.
The National Physical Science Consortium
Fellowship is designed to bolster the number of US citizens with
PhDs in the Physical Sciences, Biochemistry, Computer Science,
and related fields of science and engineering, especially among
historically underrepresented minorities and women.
The Fellowship provides recipients with no less than two
year's support towards their PhD degree work, and also makes
available paid summer internships at a variety of leading
ETSU Honors College Scholarships and