As part of its effort to encourage and support projects that explicitly integrate education and basic research, the Geography and Spatial Science (GSS) Program provides support to improve the conduct of doctoral dissertation projects undertaken by doctoral students enrolled in U.S. universities when the dissertation research is conducted in a scientifically sound manner and it offers strong potential for enhancing more general scientific knowledge.

Funding type: 
Key eligibility criteria: 
Permanent Resident or Alien
PhD Students
Funding source: 
The National Science Foundation
Last updated: 
November 8, 2019