The Graduate Recruitment Fellowship program is intended to assist departments in their efforts to persuade their top candidates to enroll by providing additional funding beyond a departmental assistantship.
See Graduate Student Conference Travel Grant Program (PDF) for details.
See fellowship descriptions and criteria for details.
Departments may apply for a maximum of:
- 2 Othmer Fellowships
- 2 Chancellor's Fellowships
- 15 Edgren Graduate Tuition Fellowships
Once awarded, each department or interdisciplinary degree program is free to allocate the fellowships to any prospective graduate student who meets the criteria for a specific fellowship program.
The 2018-2019 Recruitment Fellowship and Graduate Student Travel Grant application form (PDF) is due in Graduate Studies by Friday, October 20, 2017.
After you apply: We will bundle and forward the proposals to the relevant academic deans and the fellowship committee for their rankings and input. Units will be notified of their awards by December 1.