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Innovation in Buildings (IBUILD) Graduate Research Fellowship


Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

This fellowship from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) is designed to train graduate students for research-intensive building technologies careers.

Deadlines are typically in December, but be sure to check the competition website for the current cycle’s deadline.

IBUILD Fellows receive research and educational support to conduct innovative research at their home institution in an area with demonstrated relevance to building energy efficiency. In addition to funding high quality research, the fellowship provides professional development, mentoring, networking, and support for internship opportunities.

Award Value

Awardees receive a $35,000 stipend as well as funding for tuition, health insurance, research, and travel expenses.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Masters, Doctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: July 28, 2022

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