Dissertation Completion Fellowship

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Overview

The Dissertation Completion Fellowship is awarded to a doctoral student (Ph.D./Ed.D./D.M.A.) who has been admitted to candidacy and is in the final stages of the dissertation.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Student must be nominated by the Graduate Program Director.
  2. Student must expect degree conferral by the end of the summer 2019 semester.
  3. Student must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Terms of the Award

Student is not to hold a paid assignment (RA/TA/GA) during the Fellowship award period. Student must be enrolled as a full-time student at the University of Miami during the Fellowship award period.

Key Dates

Call for applications announcement: May 15

Application due date: June 15

Number of Fellowship awards per Academic Year: 2

Fellowship award amount: $26,500

Fellowship award period: 2018-2019 Academic Year (August - May)

How to Apply

Click on the button below to initiate the application. You will be required to upload the following documents to the application before submitting the application online:

  • Signed nomination letter from the Graduate Program Director
  • Signed support letter from mentor/advisor
  • Signed support letter from an additional UM faculty member
  • Student's CV
  • Research description with evidence of significant progress
  • Dissertation completion timeline with an explanation of how this fellowship would assist in completion

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