STAR was established in 1995 to promote graduate study and career goals related to protecting the environment and to safeguard public health against environmental threats.
US citizen or permanent resident. Eligible fields include those natural and social sciences areas where pertinent and environmental and public health research is typically conducted. Final undergraduate year or first year of graduate school for masters funding OR final undergraduate or final masters year or through the fourth year of doctoral study for PhD funding. Please see the website for all the fellowship programs. Applicants must show evidence of career goals that fit the EPA mission. Early research or internship experience are vital.
Depends on the program. Please see the website.
Approximately 125 awards. Up to $37,000 per year (with specific maximums for stipend, tuition, and other expenses.)