DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship in the USA

Applications for the DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship are now accepted. Those who are currently undertaking Ph.D degree in Computational Science at an accredited U.S. college or university are welcome to apply. A range of interesting benefits will be given to the winning fellows. Expires in 21 days!

Fellowship Description
The Krell Institute is pleased to offer DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship. The fellowship provides opportunity for students pursuing doctoral degrees in computer fields. The fellowship provides outstanding benefits to students pursuing doctoral degrees in fields that use high-performance computing to solve complex science and engineering problems.

Award Value
Each of the successful fellows will receive the benefits as follow:

  • A yearly stipend of $36,000.
  • Payment of full tuition and required fees during the appointment period (at any accredited U.S. university).
  • A $5,000 academic allowance in the first fellowship year and a $1,000 allowance each renewed year (to be used for the purchase of a computer workstation or for research/professional development expenses).
  • Up to four years of total support, depending on renewal.
  • A twelve-weekpracticum experience at one of 21 DOE national laboratories or sites, including access to DOE supercomputers.
  • A rigorousprogram of study that ensures fellows has solid backgrounds in a scientific or engineering discipline plus computer science and applied mathematics.
  • An annual program review for fellows, alumni, university and DOE laboratory staff, held each summer in the Washington, D.C. area.

Level and Area of Studies
Ph.D degree in Computational Science.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
This DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship open to those satisfying the given criteria as follow:

  • Undergraduate seniors.
  • Applicants with no more than B.S. or B.A. degrees who are not enrolled in graduate school
  • First-year graduate students (M.S. degree or Ph.D. students without an M.S. degree).
  • During the fellowship period, fellows are required to be enrolled as full-time graduate students at an accredited U.S. college or university and conduct research in areas of interest to the DOE. The summer should be spent conducting full-time research related to the completion of one’s degree program, enrolled in classes or on a practicum.
  • This equal opportunity program is open to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, religion, age, physical disability or national origin.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is nationality restriction.

Application Instruction
Please see further instruction at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
January 9, 2019.

Website and Application Link