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Graduate Scholarships

This page provides information on funding opportunities for graduate students in physics. Graduate students interested in nationally competitive scholarships and external funding opportunities (such as the Fulbright Scholars Program, the Rhodes Scholars Program, or National Science Foundation (NSF) programs) should consult the UIC Office of External Fellowships (OEF) at the links below. Scroll down to view scholarships available through the Department of Physics, selected graduate college scholarships, and selected NSF programs.

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Are you a graduating senior or first year graduate student considering earning a PhD in physics? If so, you should consider applying for the NSF or NDSEG fellowship.

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