How to Apply

The University of California is pleased to announce a funding opportunity in the Laboratory Fees Research Program.

The UC-National Lab In-Residence Graduate Fellowships provide support for doctoral graduate students to conduct in-residence research at Los Alamos or Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories in any area relevant to the labs.


  • Full program details are available in the Fellowship Request for Proposals (RFP). 
  • The RFP includes instructions to submit the required Letter of Intent and FAQs.


Key Dates:

  • Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 12:00 noon PT: Deadline to submit a Letter of Intent. These are required and must be submitted through SmartSimple.
  • Thursday, September 7, 2023 at 12:00 noon PT: Deadline to submit full proposals.
  • Friday, December 15, 2023: Expected notification of review outcome.
  • April 1, 2024: Fellowship start date.

For additional program information or guidance, please contact