National Wildlife Federation is excited to announce four new National Wildlife Federation graduate student fellowship opportunities! Two are focused on RecycleMania!


The National Wildlife Federation is currently accepting applications for four graduate student research fellowships this spring.

  • Earn a $3,000 stipend
  • Help grow NWF’s Higher Education and Career Development programs
  • Gain valuable career experience and professional development


Learn more and apply!  


We are seeking graduate students for the following four fellowships:

RecycleMania Fall Activity Guide Fellowship

RecycleMania Plastics Pollution Fellowship

Higher Education Sustainability Research Fellowship

EcoCareers Conference Research Fellow


National Wildlife Federation Graduate Student Fellows help to educate and engage emerging environmental leaders through dedicated research projects. Monetary fellowship grants are awarded to graduate students working with National Wildlife Federation staff on research that helps to expand the content and development of NWF’s Higher Educations and Career Development Programs to help college students and recent graduates to use project-based learning to develop their environmental leadership and sustainable career goals. NWF graduate student Fellows join a national network of current  fellows and alumni, many of whom have gone on to lead new businesses, agencies, and programs for sustainability all across the U.S. Read their stories here.

Application deadline: April 7, 2019

Learn more and apply