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VPGE Fellowships and Funding

The fellowships and funding opportunities listed below are administered or funded by the VPGE office.

Fellowships

Eligibility Process Application Period
ARCS Scholar Award recognizes outstanding students who have a record of past achievement and who show exceptional promise of making a significant contribution to the scientific and technological strength of the nation.
Doctoral Students by Nomination Winter quarter, varies by school
CCSRE Graduate Fellowships support new doctoral students interested in studying race, ethnicity, and culture.
Incoming Doctoral Students by Nomination Deadline: February 27, 2014
The DARE Doctoral Fellowship prepares students from diverse backgrounds to pursue and succeed in academic careers.
Doctoral Students by Application Deadline: March 31, 2014
EDGE aims to recruit and retain outstanding docotral students who will contribute to the diversity of their academic fields and departments.
Incoming Doctoral Students by Nomination Winter quarter, varies by school
The Lieberman Fellowship recognizes doctoral students who have demonstrated the potential for becoming academic leaders.
Doctoral Students by Nomination Winter quarter, varies by school
SGF supports outstanding incoming and continuing doctoral students in science and engineering.
Incoming Doctoral Students, Doctoral Students by Nomination Winter quarter, varies by school
SIGF supports for doctoral students whose research crosses traditional disciplinary boundaries.
Doctoral Students by Application Deadline: March 13, 2014

Other Funding Opportunities

Eligibility Process Application Period
Support for doctoral dissertation research expenses on diversity-related topics.
Doctoral Students by Application Autumn quarter: November 4, 2013; Spring quarter: April 1, 2014
To support faculty and their departments' efforts to recruit a diverse graduate student population
Faculty, Departments by Nomination January, February, and March
SCORE supports innovation in graduate education in departments and programs.
Faculty by Application Applications are welcome anytime.
SPICE Funds support graduate students to develop innovative activities to expand the intellectual community of their department or program.
All Students by Application Winter Quarter Deadline: March 3, 2014
Support for Voluntary Student Organizations' projects to advance graduate student diversity.
Student Organizations by Application Deadline: April 1, 2014