2006 ND WRRI Fellowship Program

The ND Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI) announces its 2006 Graduate Research Fellowship program. Projects proposed for fellowship support should relate to water resources research issues in the state or region. Regional, state, or local collaborations or co-funding will strengthen an application.


Scholarship Duration and Amount

Full year research stipend:   March 2006 to February 2007
Summer research stipend:   Three months between May 2006 and August 2006 Stipend amount:    $800 to $1,400 per month on depending funding availability.   

Each year, the institute must wait for Congress and the President to approve the USGS budget with the national water institutes program funding included in it. It is highly likely (but not guaranteed) that Institute funding will be continued at least the level of 2005.

Application Deadline and Submission

Applications are due in the office of the director not later than 5:00 p.m., November 18, 2005. The proposals will be reviewed by a panel of faculty and state water resources research professionals. Announcement of awards will be made by January 2006.

Send your applications to Dr. G. Padmanabhan, Director, ND Water Resources Research Institute, North Dakota State University, CIE 201E, Department of Civil Engineering and Construction, P.O. Box 5285, Fargo, ND 58105.

Before preparing your application consult the Guidelines for Preparation of Applications. Fellowships have matching requirements. Applicants and advisors who are new to the program are urged to contact ND WRRI Director, Dr. G. Padmanabhan, at 231-7043, or G.Padmanabhan@ndsu.edu

Detailed Information for Proposal Preparation

"Leveraging" Funding

Reporting requirements