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SGF: Stanford Graduate Fellowships in Science & Engineering

About SGF

The three-year Stanford Graduate Fellowships in Science and Engineering (SGF) support 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 for SGF by their department. Most nominees are students who are newly admitted to an eligible science or engineering department.

Departments that are eligible for SGF

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