University of California, Riverside

Graduate Division

List of Fellowship Opportunities

External Fellowships

List of external organizations/foundations offering fellowships and grants.

Links to search engines to help students conduct their own searches for outside funding can be found on UCR’s Office of Research website. Click on the “For Students” tab then highlight “Funding Opportunities.” There you will find several links to different search engines that will help you in your search for outside funding. “SPIN” and “IRIS” are paid subscriptions and require that you use a university computer.

The UCLA Graduate and Postdoctoral Extramural Support Database

The Graduate and Postdoctoral Extramural Support Database (GRAPES) catalogs extramural funding opportunities of interest to prospective and current graduate students, students working on a master's thesis or doctoral dissertation, and postdoctoral scholars. It contains information on over 500 private and publicly funded awards, fellowships, and internships. Advanced search options allow users to refine their search by field, academic level, award type, award amount, and other criteria.

Below is a list of major links for fellowship opportunities:

Social Sciences
Biological and Medical Sciences
Physical Sciences & Engineering

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

Graduate Division
University Office Building

Tel: (951) 827-4302
Fax: (951) 827-2238