The Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowships
Search for dissertation completion fellowships offered by non-Harvard agencies.
This page is for dissertation fellowships 2013-14 (including research fellowships, dissertation completion fellowships, and other predoctoral opportunities).
Eligibility:-The program is open to Ph.D. candidates in a humanities or social science department in the United States. -Applicants must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. except the dissertation (obtained ABD status) by the application deadline. -The program is restricted to graduate students who have progressed no further than the sixth year of the degree program. (This includes time for a master’s degree obtained en route to the Ph.D.) -Graduate students who currently hold or have previously held a dissertation completion fellowship are not eligible for the Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship. -Unsuccessful applicants may reapply to this program only once.
Dissertation completion fellowships can be broadly categorized into the following types: interdisciplinary, thematic, discipline-based, residential, and teaching. Below is a sample list of fellowships that Notre Dame students have applied for – this list is by no means exhaustive of the opportunities available. Students are encouraged to check for more opportunities related to their research and eligibility.Dissertation Completion Fellowships: Provides doctoral students one-year of support to complete their dissertations. The call for nominations, and are usually made available in early December with awards starting in the following fall semester.The Division of the Humanities makes available dissertation completion fellowships (commonly referred to as DYFs) to doctoral students who are sufficiently advanced in the writing of their dissertation that they will complete the dissertation in the year they hold such fellowship. These fellowships recognize the student’s academic achievement and enable the student to devote full attention and effort towards completing the dissertation. Purpose: Graduate Dissertation Completion Fellowships provide a one-semester stipend to outstanding Ph.D. candidates who would benefit from the financial security and the freedom to focus on their final semester writing. The award is one semester of support and the awardees are expected to be graduated at the end of the semester in which they hold the DCF.Candidates at American institutions located in the United States who will complete their dissertations during the academic year 2017-2018. If you would like a response by phone, leave a number where you can be reached. Dissertation research fellowships on the. Some of the deadlines are approximations based on competitions from the previous year ( * ). The program encourages timely completion of the PhD. * A certified English translation is required for all documents provided in a foreign language, including transcripts, letters, and diplomas. One nomination will be submitted in this category to WAGS. The Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Studies encourages original and significant research about women that crosses disciplinary, regional. AAUW’s American Fellowships program has been in existence since 1888, making it the oldest noninstitutional source of graduate funding for women in the United States. Some projects, we hope, will examine large-scale phenomena and others small-scale social processes. Applicants must be prepared to complete their dissertations within the period of their fellowship tenure and no later than August 31, 2018. ArrayMellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowships in European Studies The Council for European Studies (CES) invites eligible graduate students in the humanities to. The Newcombe Fellowships are provided to Ph. Translations must bear a mark of certification or official signature that the translation is true and complete. Interested students must submit the following materials:Washington University in St. Louis is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, and it especially encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. The fellowship is not open to students enrolled in a doctoral program at Washington University. Dissertation fellows are eligible to apply for the postdoctoral fellowship in the second year after completing the dissertation completion fellowship.