As you will see from the lists below, the . federal government offers a wide range of diverse grant opportunities which address issues for women not only in America, but around the world. In order to qualify for a federal grant such as these, nonprofit organizations should be stable and mature entities who have been in the business of helping women for at least 3-5 years and have a good record of developing community partnerships with other helping organizations. The agency should have case histories of women who have been helped by their program, have kept track of the numbers of women served during the previous years, and be stable financially before applying for a federal grant.
NASA announces a call for graduate fellowship proposals to the NASA Earth and Space
Science Fellowship (NESSF) program for the 2017-2018 academic year. This call for
fellowship proposals solicits applications from accredited . universities on behalf
of individuals pursuing Master of Science (.) or Doctoral (.) degrees in Earth
and space sciences, or related disciplines. The purpose of NESSF is to ensure continued
training of a highly qualified workforce in disciplines needed to achieve NASA’s scientific
goals. Awards resulting from this competitive selection will be made in the form of
training grants to the respective universities.
The deadline for NEW applications is February 1, 2017 , and the deadline for RENEWAL applications is March 15, 2017 .