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Don’t miss these upcoming Graduate College funding deadlines

Each year the Graduate College provides funding to graduate students and degree programs across all academic disciplines through fellowships, grants, and awards for a variety of academic and professional development purposes. The majority of these opportunities require academic units to make the student nominations. 

We encourage all students to review the webpages for any awards you are interested in and follow the instructions there or speak to your department. Opportunities with an asterisk (*) below allow direct student application. Read about all of the awards and fellowships the Graduate College supports.

Upcoming Funding Application Deadlines

12/17/2021: Recruitment Airfare Awards – Department Proposal deadline

2/11/2022: Graduate College Enrichment Fellowship – Department Nomination deadline

2/25/2022: Graduate College University Grant – Department Nomination deadline

3/1/2022: Travel Awards* – Student Application deadline (student application for registration fees for March-June)

3/4/2022: Graduate College Completion Fellowship – Department Nomination deadline

3/31/2022: Gastwirth Student Loan* –  Student Application deadline


Submit your questions about any of these opportunities to