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SIGF: Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship

About SIGF

The Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship (SIGF) is a competitive, university-wide program that awards three-year fellowships to outstanding doctoral students engaged in interdisciplinary research.

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The 2020 SIGF application is now open. The final deadline is: February 24, 2020 at 11:59pm.

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Recent News

Jan 10 2020 | VPGE News
The 2020 Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowships (SIGF) application is now open. SIGF awards doctoral students engaging in interdisciplinary research. This three-year fellowship supports the cutting-edge pursuits of questions that cross the boundaries of singular disciplines. Get your...
Oct 15 2019 | Stanford News
One by one, the students inched toward the edge, steeled themselves for what they were about to do, then stepped into empty space. As a rope caught them and they swung out into the air in the Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center’s climbing gym, their instructors hoped to impart a...
A preventive treatment developed by Stanford researchers could greatly reduce the incidence and severity of wildfires. The approach, outlined Sept. 30 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, involves an environmentally benign gel-like fluid that helps common wildland fire retardants...
Sep 6 2019 | Stanford Earth
No drug can cure a paradox. That basic truth is at the heart of a new Stanford-led study highlighting how poverty traps make it impossible to eradicate a potentially deadly disease with current approaches. The study, published in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, looks at why...

SIGF Related Events

SIGF students at event
January 29, 2020 - 3:30pm
Spilker Building, Room 232
For Prospective Fellows
SIGF students at event
February 6, 2020 - 12:30pm
Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building
For Prospective Fellows