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Grants and Funding

Some useful links to find funding for research.

Scholarships and Fellowships



Scholarships are awarded to individuals based on demonstrated merit, scholarship, or intended course of study. The scholarship may be restricted to an individual in a minority group or of a particular economic status. There may be restrictions on the scholarship, such as limiting its use to tuition or textbooks.

Fellowships are awarded to individuals, generally to accomplish a specific task, such as to complete a book or teach a specific course.

Stipends generally provide living expenses to an individual while undertaking research or other study.

Financial Aid Databases

U.Va. Opportunities

Other Scholarships

These links are to specific scholarship programs.

VIRGO Search

Google Web Search

Google Web Search