The DOE Office of Science Graduate Fellowship Program (DOE SCGF) is now accepting applications for 2012. The SCGF is a three-year award, providing partial tuition support, an annual stipend for living expenses, and a research allowance for full-time graduate study and thesis/dissertation research at U.S. academic institutions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, a first- or second-year graduate student, or an undergraduate senior at the time of application. Applicants must be pursuing or plan to pursue advanced degrees in areas relevant to the Office of Science research, e.g., physics, materials sciences, chemistry, biology, applied mathematics, computer and computational sciences, environmental sciences, and some areas of engineering.

A complete description and a link to the online application can be found on the program website. Applications are due Tuesday, January 3, 2012. If you have any questions, please email Dr. Ping Ge, DOE SCGF Program Manager.