FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES


KIC POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

KIC postdoctoral fellows are high-profile, two to three year postdoctoral positions with significant independence and resources. The KIC Fellows program is designed to attract the best and brightest young researchers in nanoscale science to Cornell. They will have access to the unparalleled resources and faculty available at Cornell in nanoscale science and technology. Application cycle will open late June 2022.


BETHE KIC POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

Bethe/KIC Theory Fellows are high-profile, two-year postdoctoral positions with significant independence and resources. This program is designed to attract the best and brightest young theorists to Cornell. They will have access to the unparalleled resources and faculty available at Cornell in nanoscale science and technology. This position is supported in part by the Hans Bethe Postdoctoral Fellowship and the Kavli Institute at Cornell. 2021 application cycle closed. 2022 Application cycle will open June 2022.


KIC INSTRUMENTATION PROJECTS

KIC Instrumentation Projects support the purchase, development, and use of novel scientific tools and approaches for probing the nanoscale. Be sure to check out our previously funded projects! 2021 application cycle closed.


KIC ENGINEERING GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS

The Kavli Institute at Cornell develops and utilizes next-generation tools for exploring the nanoscale world. There are two graduate fellowships available through KIC, each with different eligibility requirements. Deadline for materials is June 10, 2022.

THE KNIGHT FAMILY FOUNDATION Graduate Fellowship in Nanoscale and Technology (KNIGHT FELLOW@KIC) is open to graduate engineering students who will be in the 2nd or 3rd year of their PhD program.

THE WATT W. WEBB Graduate Fellowship in Nanoscience (WEBB@KIC) is open to Applied and Engineering Physics graduate students who will be in the 2nd or 3rd year of their PhD program.