Ph.D. Grant

Type of Award: Competitive, merit-based (not need-based), full- or partial-tuition grant.
                          There is no application as this scholarship is awarded by invitation only.

Number of Awards: Four (4) full-tuition grants to incoming PhD students (2 grants per PhD area) are awarded each year.

Eligibility requirements: Entering (1st year) PhD student, studying full-time.

Award period: Award year through completion of degree program (6 yrs maximum). Once awarded and accepted, grant recipient is required to submit a Statement of Intent form (see below for a link to the form) each successive academic year.

Award requirements:  

  • Maintain full-time status and minimum GPA of 3.0 throughout award period.
  • Complete program in six years, or forfeit remaining grant.

Current recipients of the Ph.D. grant: Deadline to submit a Statement of Intent form is February 1st (for the next academic year). To download the Statement of Intent form, please click Statement of Intent Form.


TO APPLY:

There is no application for the PhD grant, as it is awarded by invitation only. For more information about advanced degree grants and scholarships please see our Catalog.