How Do I Apply?
2018-19 Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship
Instructions for Students
1. Contact the center or institute you would like to have host you during the fellowship year. You will need to:
- check with directors and potential mentors early to ensure the best match,
- obtain a letter of endorsement from the director of the center/institute, and
- find a faculty mentor affiliated with the center/institute who will work closely with you during the fellowship year.
- Provide any application materials the center/institute requires to the center/institute by October 24, 2017, to be considered for a letter of endorsement.
2. Ensure complete application materials.
- Your graduate program will need all required documentation, including letters, well in advance of the Graduate School deadline (noon, Monday, November 13, 2017), in order to complete its online nomination.
- Contact your graduate program to determine the program's internal deadline.
3. Help ensure your supporting letters are routed to the nominating program.
- Provide letter instructions to your letter writers and endorsement instructions to the center/institute director. Be sure to include graduate program contact information and your program's internal deadline for submission.
- You will need:
- A letter of endorsement from the director of the center/institute.
- Mentor letter(s) from faculty affiliated with the center/institute.
- A letter from your advisor. Co-advisors may co-author one letter.
4. The program's nomination is due by 12:00 noon, Monday, November 13, 2017.
How do I apply? (Instructions for Students)
What documentation is required? (For Students and Programs)
Program Nomination Procedure and Nomination Form (For Programs)
Endorsement Instructions (For Center/Institute Directors)
Instructions for Letter Writers (For Faculty Mentors and Advisors)