Extramural Funding

Sponsor Deadline
AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships November 1
ABF/AccessLex Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Legal & Higher Education TBD
ABF/JPB Foundation Access to Justice Scholars Program TBD
Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) Fellows Ongoing
Air Force Science & Technology Fellowship Program February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1
Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowships Ongoing
American Association of University Women Fellowships

American: November 1

International: November 15

Selected Professions Fellowships: December 1

American Cancer Society: Postdoctoral Fellowships April 1 and October 15
American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellows TBA
American Council of Learned Societies Leading Edge Fellows November 5
American Institute of Indian Studies – Senior Research Fellowships November 15 2023
APS Postdoctoral Fellowship November 15 2023
Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship September 6 2023
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships September 20, 2023
Beckman Institute: Postdoctoral Fellows Program TBD
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation: NARSAD Young Investigator Grants TBD
Burroughs Welcome Fund: Career Awards at the Scientific Interface TBA
Burroughs Welcome Fund: Career Awards for Medical Scientists TBA
Burroughs Welcome Fund: Postdoctoral Enrichment Program TBD
Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowships October, 2023
CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program March 1, September 1, 2023 
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Fellowship Award August 2023
Dartmouth Postdoctoral Fellows August 15, 2023
De Duve Institute Post-Doctoral Program in Belgium March 15, September 15
Environmental Fellows Program  January 2024
Future Faculty Career Exploration Program TBD
Foundation for Women's Wellness February 2024
Global Health Equity Scholars (GHES) Pre and Post-Doctoral Fellowship November 2023
Graduate Women in Science: National Fellowship Program January 2023
Health Resources in Action: Charles A. King Trust Postdoctoral (Clinical) Research Fellowship Program Spring 2023
Harvard University An Wang Postdoctoral Fellowships in Chinese Studies TBD
HHMI: Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program December 2023
Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship October, 2023
Human Frontier Science Program: Postdoctoral Fellowships TBD
IASH Postdoctoral Fellowships April 24, 2024
Innovative Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (IPERF) Ongoing
Intelligence Community (IC) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Programs Deadlines vary by opportunity
James S. McDonnell Foundation: Understanding Dynamic and Multi-scale Systems TBD
Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research February 2024
Life Sciences Research Foundation: Postdoctoral Fellowships December 2024
L'Oreal Women in Science Fellowship February 2024
NASA Rapid Response and Novel Research in Earth Science TBD
National Academies Research Associateship Program February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1
National Cancer Institute (NCI) Communications Fellowship January 2024
National Geographic Deadlines vary by opportunity
NPA Annual Conference Travel Awards November 3, 2023
National Multiple Sclerosis Society Career Transition Fellowships May 2024
National Science Foundation: Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology December 2023
National Science Foundation: SBE Postdoctoral Research Fellowships November 2023
NSF 101: Graduate and postdoctoral researcher funding opportunities Deadlines vary by opportunity
NIH Blueprint D-SPAN Award (F99/K00) December 15, 2023
NIH Director’s Emergency Early Independence Awards TBD
Office of Polar Programs Postdoctoral Research Fellowships First Monday in February Annually

ORISE postdoctoral fellowships and research opportunities

Deadlines vary by opportunity
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Water, Energy, and the Environment at HBKU TBD
Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology (PRFB) TBD
Schlumberger Foundation: Faculty of the Future November 11, 2023
Regeneron Postdoctoral Training Program TBA
Science Policy Fellowship November 1, 2023
Sloan Research Fellowships September 15, 2023
Stanford Science Fellows Postdoctoral Training Program October 2023
Susan G. Komen Postdoctoral Fellowships Varies (see website)
The CHEST Foundation July 2024
The Company of Biologists: Traveling Fellowships August 11 and October 27, 2023
The Mistletoe Research Fellowship July 5, 2023
The Postdoctoral Fellowship for Academic Diversity Program Mid-November, 2023
The Wenner-Gren Foundation: Post-Ph.D. Research Grants May 1, November 1
Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine Varies (see website)
TRIUMPH Postdoctoral Training Program September 30 and December 31, 2023
University of Michigan President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program November 1, 2023
Washington Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship June 26, 2023
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Postdoctoral Program October, 2023
Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholars Program  December, 2023