University of Minnesota offers Fellowship for Doctoral Studies, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: 2013-14 Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship (IDF).
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: U.S. Citizen
Employer: University of Minnesota funding for this Fellowship program.
Level of Study: The Scholarships are available for Doctoral Studies.
Subject(s): The Fellowship is provided for Studies in all the subjects offered by University.
Duration: The Fellowships are available for 1 academic Year.
Number of Awards: Number of awards are no specified.
Am I Eligible? The competition is open to Ph.D. students, by application, with endorsement by the student’s graduate program and college dean/associate dean. Successful applicants are likely to be students who will be in the second, third, or fourth year of their program in the 2013-14 academic year and who are making timely degree progress. Students who have passed the preliminary oral examination are eligible, as well as those who have not yet passed this exam.
What does it cover? Fellowship will receive a stipend of $22,500 for the academic year (9 months) beginning September 2013, plus full tuition. Eligible recipients are also covered by comprehensive health insurance, including subsidized dependent and dental care.
How do I Apply? You Can Apply Electronically.
Scholarship Description: This Fellowship awards outstanding Graduate School students with interdisciplinary dissertation topics who would benefit from interaction with faculty at one of the University’s interdisciplinary research centers or institutes. The fellowship provides a unique study opportunity for our very best students with research and scholarly interests that complement those of the host center or institute and its faculty. Prospective fellows are asked to designate the host center or institute they believe is the best match with their dissertation topic, contingent upon a faculty member’s willingness to work with the student during the fellowship year.
Application closing date: The Deadline to Apply for the Fellowship is 15 November, 2012.