Cullen School of Engineering


Microsoft Graduate Women's Scholarship Program

Submitted by hyim on September 3, 2014 - 4:55pm

The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year scholarship program for outstanding women graduate students and is designed to help increase the number of women pursuing a PhD. This program supports women in the second year of their graduate studies. Women who are interested in this scholarship must apply during first year of graduate studies. Scholarships are granted by Microsoft Research at the discretion of Microsoft.

Microsoft Ph.D. Fellowship Program

Submitted by aagrayso on August 19, 2014 - 12:29pm

The Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship is a two-year fellowship program for outstanding PhD students nominated by their universities. To be eligible for this fellowship, you must apply during your second or third year of PhD studies. Fellowships are granted by Microsoft Research at the discretion of Microsoft.

National Research Council Fellowships

Submitted by aagrayso on June 9, 2014 - 8:17am

The National Research Council of the National Academies sponsors a number of awards for graduate, postdoctoral and senior researchers at participating federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. These awards include generous stipends ranging from $42,000 – $80,000 per year for recent Ph.D. recipients, and higher for additional experience.

Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) Exchange Programs

Submitted by aagrayso on March 7, 2014 - 10:01am

Greetings from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China!

We are excited to introduce our exchange programs at HUST to the students of University of Houston (UH). Students from UH are welcome to study at HUST under the institutional exchange program.

To attract the best students from UH, HUST would like to offer 1-2 scholarships to students to study postgraduate programs at HUST.

NRC Research Associateship Programs (RAP)

Submitted by aagrayso on March 3, 2014 - 8:15am

The mission of the NRC Research Associateship Programs (RAP) is to promote excellence in scientific and technological research conducted by the U. S. government through the administration of programs offering graduate, postdoctoral, and senior level research opportunities at sponsoring federal laboratories and affiliated institutions.

Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs

Submitted by aagrayso on October 22, 2013 - 10:13am

Through its Fellowship Programs, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.

Eligibility to apply for a Ford fellowship is limited to:

UH/HMRI Graduate Fellowships in Translational Research

Submitted by aagrayso on October 7, 2013 - 3:34pm

The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and The Methodist Hospital Research Institute are pleased to announce a unique fellowship opportunity for Ph.D. students who wish to pursue a degree in engineering and translational biomedical research. The awardees of this fellowship will be enrolled in a Ph.D. program in the Cullen College of Engineering at the University of Houston (UH) and will be co-mentored by faculty from UH and The Houston Methodist Research Institute (HMRI).

Presidential/Cullen/Ehrhardt Fellowships

Submitted by hyim on July 29, 2012 - 11:00pm

The Presidential/Cullen/Ehrhardt Fellowships are intended to assist departments or programs in enhancing quality by providing funds to recruit outstanding students. The Fellowship program provides funds to match or exceed financial assistance packages offered by other institutions. Only students of exceptional caliber who represent extraordinary recruitment opportunities will receive these fellowships.         

Graduate Tuition Fellowship

Submitted by hyim on July 28, 2012 - 11:00pm