Presidential Graduate Fellow Award

Nomination Deadline: January 26, 2023

 

Graduate School Doctoral Fellow Award

Nomination Deadline: January 26, 2023

 

Graduate School Master’s Fellow Award

Nomination Deadline: February 3, 2023

 

Graduate School Dean’s Award

Nomination Deadline: February 13, 2023

The Graduate School Dean’s Award is a mechanism to assist doctoral students in overcoming obstacles that may be hindering their progress toward degree completion.

 

Summer Research Grants for Doctoral Students

Nomination Deadline: February 17, 2023

 

Summer Doctoral Research Assistantship

Nomination Deadline: February 17, 2023

The Summer Doctoral Research Assistantship is designed to provide summer funding to doctoral candidates in the fine arts, humanities, and selected social science and professional programs administered by the Graduate School, so the students may focus exclusively on their dissertation research and writing. This award supports doctoral candidates who do not have other sources of financial support during the summer to enable them to move more quickly toward completion of their degrees.

 

Southeastern Conference Emerging Scholar and Graduate School Dissertation Completion Award

Nomination Deadline: February 28, 2023

The SEC Emerging Scholars and Graduate School Dissertation Completion Awards have been merged into a single competition. Both are completion awards designed to facilitate doctoral degree completion within the year. The SEC Emerging Scholars program has an additional professional development component and an increased stipend. All eligible students will first be considered for the SEC award. Those not selected will join the larger pool for the DCA competition.

SEC Emerging Scholars

The SEC Emerging Scholars award is an initiative of the SEC provosts to recognize outstanding students and prepare them for careers in higher education. The SEC Emerging Scholars award has no departmental work obligation, but all recipients are expected to attend the SEC Emerging Scholars Career Preparation Workshop, usually held in September. Nominees should expect to graduate in the academic year of the award. Recipients will be required to register for 12 graduate credit hours, fall and spring semesters, and should have no teaching responsibilities during the award period.

Awards are for a $35,000, 40% – time assistantship for a maximum of 10 months beginning August 1, 2023, to May 31, 2024.

Graduate School Dissertation Completion Award

The Dissertation Completion Award (DCA) is designed to support doctoral students who are writing their dissertations and expect to graduate in the academic year of the award. These awards enable students to concentrate on research and writing to ensure timely degree completion. Recipients will be required to register for 12 graduate credit hours, fall and spring semesters, and should have no teaching responsibilities during the award period.

Awards are for a $22,276, 40% – time assistantship for a maximum of 10 months beginning August 1, 2023, to May 31, 2024.

 
 
 

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