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SGF: Stanford Graduate Fellowship in Science & Engineering

About SGF

The multi-year Stanford Graduate Fellowship in Science and Engineering (SGF) supports exceptional incoming and continuing doctoral students in the natural and social sciences, education, engineering, and the basic sciences in the School of Medicine.

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Students must be nominated by an eligible department to be considered for a SGF. Most nominees are newly admitted students in the sciences or engineering.

Contact sgfteam@stanford.edu with any questions.

Departments that are eligible for SGF

Recent News

Oct 29 2019 | Stanford News
With the goal of increasing access to making, engineers at Stanford University have collaborated with members of the blind and visually impaired community to develop a touch-based display that mimics the geometry of 3D objects designed on a computer. Creating a 3D object with computer software is...
Oct 17 2019 | Stanford Report
Imagine grabbing carbon dioxide from car exhaust pipes and other sources and turning this main greenhouse gas into fuels like natural gas or propane: a sustainability dream come true. Several recent studies have shown some success in this conversion, but a novel approach from Stanford University...
Oct 15 2019 | Stanford News
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Oct 14 2019 | Stanford Report
The more specific climate scientists are about the uncertainties of global warming, the more the American public trusts their predictions, according to new research by Stanford scholars. But scientists may want to tread carefully when talking about their predictions, the researchers say, because...

SGF Related Events

Students at Commencement
January 23, 2020 - 5:00pm
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL EARTH SCIENCES BUILDING
For Current Fellows
Graphic of a person thinking about time.
February 6, 2020 - 5:00pm
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL EARTH SCIENCES BUILDING
For Current Fellows