January 14, 2016
The deadline for online submission of fellowship applications – Wednesday, January 13, 2016 – has passed. References and supplemental information will continue to be accepted. read more
July 10, 2015
The sixth installment of Stewardship Science magazine, the official DOE NNSA SSGF publication, has been added to the Outreach section of the website. read more
University of Michigan
Without having to worry about teaching a class or working on a project only slightly related to my thesis, I’ve been able to work on things that are interesting and exciting to me, but potentially unfundable otherwise.
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.
University of California, Los Angeles
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.