Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship Grant – Howard University

Howard University is a recent recipient of the Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship grant, funded by the NSF. They are now actively recruiting nine (9) talented Fellows for this prestigious award for the 2019-2020 academic year. We welcome nominations of capable STEM students for the fellowship program.


*   Must have participated in an LSAMP Program (or similar programs such as McNair, CSTEP, AGEP at a LSAMP institution – see application)
*   Must have obtained a Bachelors in a STEM Discipline
*   Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
*   Must have a 3.2 or higher GPA
*   Must plan to matriculate into a STEM doctoral degree program at Howard University; must have submitted an application and been accepted to a Ph.D. STEM program at Howard University


*   A two year fellowship of $32,000 annually
*   Full tuition
*   Support services and faculty/professional  mentoring
*   Opportunities to attend academic and professional workshops.

STEM Graduate Programs

  • Anatomy
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Electrical Engineering Computer Science
  • Genetics & Human Genetics
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Physiology & Biophysics

Please feel free to consult them at or by phone at 202 865-8568

You may find the application form here.