Award, Fellowship and Grant Deadlines

Award, Fellowship and grant deadlines

 

FELLOWSHIPS

Graduate College Dissertation Completion Fellowship (DCF)

Application deadline: Feb. 24, 2021 by 5 p.m.
Award amount: Salary per fall/spring semester: TBD; Salary per summer session: TBD. Tuition award (to cover 1 dissertation credit each semester and/or session of your award), and costs of dissertation submission to the Graduate College will be covered

Gwen Frostic Doctoral Fellowship

Application deadline: March 17, 2021 by 5 p.m.

Thurgood Marshall Fellowship

Application deadline: Feb. 15, 2021 by 5 p.m.

King/Cesar Chavez/Rosa Parks Future Faculty Fellowship*

Application deadline: TBD
*Terms of this award determined by the State of Michigan and as such, the terms are subject to change

WMU GEP Fellowship**

Application deadline: TBD

GRANTS

Graduate Student Research Grant

Application deadlines: Fall, Oct. 28, 2020; Spring, March 3, 2021 by 5 p.m.
Award amount: Up to $1,000

Graduate Student Virtual Conference Grant (temporarily replaces the Graduate Student Travel Grant, which has been suspended due to COVID-19)

Application deadlines: Fall, Oct. 28, 2020; Spring, March 3, 2021 by 5 p.m.
Award amount: Up to $250.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES

Fisher Gerontology Dissertation Prize

Application deadline: April 6, 2021 by 5 p.m.
Award amount: Up to $1,000

Patricia Thompson Dissertation

Award Application deadline: March 17, 2021 by 5 p.m. 
Award amount: $1,000

Dames Endowed Scholarship

Application deadline: April 6, 2021 by 5 p.m. 
Award amount: $500

Graduate Studies Council Department and University Teaching and Research Award (All-University Awards)

Application deadline for departments to nominate their department teaching and research winners for the All-University Awards: Feb. 22, 2021

Stapleton-Reinhold Scholarship**

Application deadline: April 6, 2021 by 5 p.m.
Award amount: Up to $1,000

**Individual awards/grants/fellowships and their funding are subject to change due to budgetary constraints in any given year cycle.