Fellowship & Grant Opportunities

Fellowship Opportunities

Graduate Fellowship

Graduate students with their own RMBL Research Plan may apply for Fellowship support from RMBL. In 2024, RMBL expects to award approximately $15,000 in new awards. Applications are due Feb. 15 annually and should be submitted via the portal.  The 2024 form is posted here:

2024 Graduate Fellowship Application

Research Fellowships for Scientists

Scientists with a RMBL Research Plan may apply for fellowship support. This program provides financial support to defer the costs of working at RMBL for scientists at the postdoctoral stage and beyond. In 2024 RMBL expects to award approximately $18,000 through the Research Fellowship program. Applications are due Feb. 15 annually and should be submitted via the portal.  The 2024 form is posted here:

2024 Research Fellowship Application

 

Returning Student Fellowships

RMBL students who participated in the Education Program can apply for Returning student awards.  Applications are due Feb. 15 annually. The 2024 Application form is posted here. Complete the form and email it to the Science Director by the deadline. Note that the application also requires two recommenders to submit letters of recommendation to the Science Director by Feb. 15. Please give recommenders plenty of notice.

2024 Returning Student Application

Grant Opportunities

The following Grants are Applicable to Research at RMBL

American Museum of Natural History

National Science Foundation Major research funding from the US government

National Research Council

Environmental Protection Agency

Colorado Scientific Society Grants for geology graduate and undergraduate students

Additional Grant and Funding Lists

grantforward : a searchable database of grants.

University of Colorado Office of Contracts and Grants