Putting together the funding for your graduate student career requires investigating many opportunities for fellowships, travel grants, and awards.
Deadlines for financial support opportunities
Here are the posted deadlines for grants and fellowships of the department, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the University Graduate School (UGS), for which there are earlier departmental deadlines as well. These applications must be vetted by the Graduate Affairs Committee before the department submits them to the College or the Graduate School.
|Award||FRIT Referral Required||Internal Deadline (for students)||External Deadline (for department)|
|CAHI Fall Travel Grant||Yes||September 13, 2019
|COAS Fall Travel Grant||Yes||September 30, 2019||October 10, 2019|
|Future Faculty Teaching Fellowship||No||October 25, 2019||N/A|
|Herman B. Wells Doctoral Fellowship||Yes||November 5, 2019||November 15, 2019|
|Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship||Yes||TBA, approx. December 5||TBA, approx.
|COAS Dissertation Research Fellowship||Yes||December 13, 2019
||January 18, 2020|
|COAS Dissertation Completion Fellowship||Yes||December 13, 2019||January 18, 2020|
|John H. Edwards Fellowship||Yes||January 27, 2020||February 7, 2020|
|Educational Opportunity Fellowship (EOF)||Yes||February 10, 2020||April 10, 2020|
|Recruitment Fellowships||Yes||N/A||February 7, 2020|
|Grant-in-Aid of Doctoral Research Grant||Yes||October 8, 2019||October 18, 2019|
|Grant-in-Aid of Doctoral Research Grant (Spring)||Yes||January 28, 2020||February 7, 2020|
|CAHI Spring Travel Grant||Yes||February 7, 2020||N/A|
|COAS Spring Travel Grant||Yes||March 16, 2020||March 27, 2020|
|Irving and Shirley Brand Graduate Fellowship||Yes||February 25, 2020||March 6, 2020|
|President's Diversity Dissertation Fellowship||Yes||January 21, 2020||February 7, 2020|
|Santosh Jain Scholarship for International Graduate Students||Yes||February 25, 2020||March 6, 2020|