Rackham One-Term Dissertation Fellowships

Rackham One-Term Dissertation Fellowships assist doctoral students in completing their dissertations by providing sufficient financial resources to allow them to focus on the final stages of writing and defending a dissertation.  To learn about components of your grant, click on: https://www.rackham.umich.edu/prospective-students/funding/nomination-allocation/one-term-dissertation-fellowship

To qualify, you must have achieved candidacy prior to the beginning of the term in which you receive a Rackham One-Term Dissertation Fellowship. You must have established a dissertation committee and submitted the Nomination of Dissertation Committee form to the Rackham Academic Records and Dissertation Office prior to the beginning of the term in which you receive this fellowship. Recipients of this award may not be employed more than ten hours a week during the tenure of the fellowship and recipients may not hold this award in conjunction with another award.

Application Deadlines 

SPRING/SUMMER: Application will close March 13, 2019 (noon) and letters of support must be uploaded by your advisor by March 15, 2019 (noon) 

Fall 2019: TBD (date will be established by May 31, 2019)

Winter 2020: TBD

How Do I Apply?

You will receive an email with a link from the school's Fellowship and Scholarship Manager 

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