Privately Endowed Fellowships

Administered by the Graduate School

For fellowship awards in 2019-20
Deadline: Noon, November 9, 2018

These Fellowships are supported by endowed income from wills and trusts, or gifts from organizations or individuals. Recipients are expected to register for credit in the Graduate School during the tenure of the award. Available only to currently enrolled graduate students.

Alexander & Lydia Anderson Fellowship

Summer research grant of up to $3,000.   For Ph.D. students in the plant or animal sciences.

Walter Crosby Fellowship

Summer research grant of up to $3,000 for Ph.D. students engaged in field-based plant biology investigation.

Harold Leonard Memorial Fellowship in Film Study

For doctoral students proposing a year of well-defined research or study in film history, criticism, theory, or aesthetics. Stipend: $25,000.  

Thomas H. Shevlin Fellowship

For graduate students in the biological and agricultural sciences, basic physical and medical sciences, and liberal arts. Stipend: $25,000.