Stop by the Graduate School every Wednesday or Thursday, grab a cup of coffee or tea and start writing! The Graduate School offers the “Write Time,” a scheduled weekly time for graduate students to work on writing projects. The “Write Time” will be offered every Wednesday and Thursday in the Graduate Student Center in Susan Campbell Hall. Drop in any time between 8:30am to 11:00am.
The “Write Time” combines gentle accountability and peer support in a (quiet) group setting. Whether you are...
The Graduate School is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2016-17 Dissertation Research Fellowship. This year we have increased the number of dissertation fellowships from one to twelve different opportunities for funding.
Each award is designed to support outstanding doctoral students and promote excellence in research at the University of Oregon. Doctoral students in all academic disciplines at the UO are eligible to apply for these fellowships, but must be nominated by...
Alison Kwok, architecture professor and director of Graduate Studies, among the 25 Most Admired Educators for 2016
Department of Architecture Professor Alison Kwok is among the 25 Most Admired Educators for 2016, DesignIntelligence reports.“With an inspiring energy to educate students about sustainable design principles, Alison Kwok encourages them to expand on what they have learned through research,” DesignIntelligence writes about Kwok. “She constantly seeks to better her students’...
Applicants must be U.S. citizens holding a B.A. degree or equivalent before the beginning date of the grant. Provides round-trip travel, tuition, books, and stipend for one academic year. Approximately 1,300 awards are available for study in over 140 countries. Applies to course work, master's or dissertation research.
This program provides grants to colleges and universities to fund individual doctoral students who conduct research in other countries, in modern foreign languages and area studies for periods of six to 12 months.Projects deepen research knowledge on and help the nation develop capability in areas of the world not generally included in U.S. curricula. Projects focusing on Western Europe are not supported.
Golden Key International is the world’s largest collegiate honor society. Graduate students with a 3.7 GPA or higher are eligible to be members. Membership into the Golden Key is $80 and students are eligible to apply for awards including the Graduate Scholar Award- $10,000 and the Education Debt Reduction Award- $5,000. Information on the University of Oregon’s chapter can be found at http://uoregon.goldenkey.org.
Provides between $1,000 and $5,000 per academic year (not including summer) to 350 Native American and Alaska Native graduate students. To be eligible you must be pursuing a post baccalaureate graduate or professional degree as a full time student at an accredited institution in the U.S., able to demonstrate financial need, and an enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian or Alaska Native group, or provide documentation of descendency.
Grants to fund research on congressional leadership and the U.S. Congress. The competition is open to individuals with a serious interest in studying Congress. Political scientists, historians, biographers, scholars of public administration or American studies, and journalists are among those eligible. The Center encourages graduate students who have successfully defended their dissertation prospectus to apply and awards a significant portion of the funds for dissertation research. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who reside in the United States.
Organized to help early-stage graduate students in the humanities and social sciences formulate effective doctoral dissertation proposals. The DPDF program selects five different fields of study each year for dissertation research proposal training, choosing emerging or reinvigorating fields that address broad public concerns and can be approached from multiple intellectual, societal, and geographic perspectives. Students may apply for up to $5,000 to cover summer research costs.
The STEM Chateaubriand Fellowship program targets outstanding Ph.D. students enrolled in an American university who wish to conduct part of their doctoral research in a French laboratory for a 4 to 9 month period. The Office of Science and Technology provide a stipend of up to 1,400 €/month (depending on other sources of funding) and cover the cost of travel and student health insurance.STEM Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition. Priority is given to candidates working toward a “double degree” (cotutelle) with their host institution.
Provides support for Ph.D. candidates to conduct dissertation research in Latin America and the Caribbean on topics related to grassroots development. Funding is for between four and 12 months, and includes a monthly stipend of $1,500, a research allowance of up to $3,000, health insurance, and round-trip economy-class transportation to the field research site from the Fellow’s primary residence.
Provides outstanding benefits and opportunities to students pursuing doctoral degrees in diverse fields of study that use high performance computing to solve complex science and engineering problems. $36,000 yearly stipend.