January 11, 2017
The deadline for online submission of fellowship applications – Wednesday, January 11, 2017 – has passed. References and supplemental information will continue to be accepted. read more ›
Have a good research background behind you and to be open to trying new research techniques in areas outside your comfort zone. We get very narrow as we work on a Ph.D. and the wonderful community afforded by SSGF does a great job expanding our horizons and giving us the resources to step into new, beneficial experiences.
The DOE NNSA SSGF offered a competitive stipend, was available for four years of funding rather than the typical three, and offered summer internships at the national labs where I was interested in working.