The National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) is in its last hiring cycle at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, so if you want to get in on this great opportunity for the possibility of paid graduate school in STEM, now is the time to apply. The Nebraska NRT supports students with remitted tuition, health insurance, and a very competitive stipend ($34,000 a year for up to two years for master's students and $36,000 a year for up to three years for Ph.D students). The graduate students selected for this prestigious, interdisciplinary program conduct research related to resilience and the sustainability of food, energy, water, and ecosystem services in Nebraska. They can choose to earn their graduate degrees in areas such as Agronomy, Biological Sciences, Computer Sciences, Engineering, Economics, Entomology, Environmental Science, Geosciences, Natural Resources, and Plant Sciences. Barring COVID travel restrictions, they will take a trip to western Europe to compare water structures in countries like the Netherlands, France, and Spain with water structures in Nebraska.



The Nebraska NRT plans to hire 3 to 4 STEM graduate students for the 2021-2022 school year, with a start date of August 1, 2021. The application deadline is March 15, 2021, by 5:00 p.m. and students can apply by emailing the following to a letter or statement of interest, their curriculum vitae, a copy or scan of their GRE or GMAT scores report, their academic transcripts, and the name of the UNL department they would like to earn their graduate degree from. Students can find more information at and


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The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 31, 2021.



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