Office of Academic Advising

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) GRO Undergraduate Fellowship

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships program, offers undergraduate fellowships for bachelor level students in environmental fields of study.   Subject to availability of funding and other applicable considerations, the Agency plans to award approximately 40 new fellowships.  Eligible students will receive support for their junior and senior years of undergraduate study and for an internship at an EPA facility during the summer of their junior year. The fellowship provides up to $20,700 per academic year of support and $8,600 of support for a three-month summer internship. Cost sharing is not required. You may only submit one application under this fellowship announcement.  This solicitation does not provide the opportunity for the submission of applications for projects that involve human subjects research.


Your application should describe the relationship of these topic areas to the statutorily required purpose of pollution prevention and/or control.

To be eligible for the award:

Application Year:

Sophomore Year


Skidmore Deadline-November
Please see Dates and Deadlines page for details.

Skidmore Contact:

The Office of Academic Advising 

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