ECE Advising Blog


October 11, 2023

Research Exchange Travel Award – apply by 10/25

Hello UW Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Scholars, I hope you are having a wonderful fall! The Research University Alliance (RUA) [] is a National Science Foundation-funded project focused on creating a cross-university community of senior PhD students and postdocs historically underrepresented in MPESE fields (Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Computer Science, and Engineering). Unfortunately, RUA is not currently…

July 11, 2023

CSE: Weill Neurohub and NeuroTEC travel award

I would like to welcome you to apply for the Weill Neurohub and NeuroTEC travel award. In partnership with NeuroTEC, the Weill Neurohub has extended financial support for graduate and undergraduate students advancing research in the fields of neurotechnology, neural engineering, and computational neuroscience. Graduate and undergraduate students are invited to apply for travel awards for both domestic and international destinations…

April 18, 2023

ECE: 2023 DEI Conference Travel Awards

UW ECE is piloting an ECE DEI Conference Travel Award to help subsidize the costs of students attending conferences that support and further DEI initiatives. Steps to Apply: First, you must be a currently enrolled ECE student at the time of application and over the duration of the proposed conference dates. These awards are meant…

January 18, 2023

ECE Student DEI Conference Travel Awards

The ECE Student DEI Conference Travel Awards serve as an avenue of financial support for ECE students who are seeking to attend a conference that in whole, or in part, will enhance the student’s investment in or knowledge of diversity, equity, and inclusion in engineering. The ECE Student Conference Travel Awards program seeks applications from…

November 15, 2022

STEM Funding & Research Opportunities

Search paid summer research programs for graduate students, travel grants, and fellowships – many deadlines fast approaching! [] Also, search our postdoc positions and view tips on applying for postdoc positions, here: []

November 14, 2022

AISES: 2023 Canada National Gathering Travel Grants – apply by 1/15

AISES is pleased to announce the availability of travel scholarships for students to attend the 2023 AISES in Canada National Gathering in Vancouver, British Columbia from March 3-5, 2023! If you are an Indigenous Person from Canada, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander and are pursuing STEM education, the AISES in Canada National Gathering…

May 2, 2022

GSEE Foundry 10 Summer Support Fund – apply by 5/22

Application Deadline: Sunday, May 22, 2022, at 11:59 pm Pacific Time The GSEE Foundry 10 Summer Support Fund is a one-time award to provide financial assistance over summer quarter(s) to UW underrepresented doctoral students who have a demonstrated commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice (DEIJ). GSEE appreciates our community alumni who have helped make this award possible….

November 18, 2021

EARTHLAB: 2021 Innovation Grants Request for Proposals (RFP) – letter of intent due 1/27

The EarthLab Innovation Grants Program is seeking proposals for research at the intersection of climate change and social justice that will generate equitable and actionable science and knowledge (i.e., science that is usable and used). Click below to learn more and submit your Letter of Intent. Letter of Intent due: Thursday, January 27, 5:00 PM…

July 1, 2021

Grant Opportunities for USENIX summer conferences

Hello! USENIX has several available grant opportunities for students with application deadlines in July. All four of the below events are taking place virtually this year! This is a great opportunity for  students to join us, especially if they may otherwise have been unable to obtain funding to travel to an in-person conference. 2021 USENIX Annual Technical…