Graduate Funding and Fellowships: Information and Events

Learn more and register for all of these events in GRAD Gargoyle (Events > GRAD Events). All events held in UChicago GRAD offices at 970 E. 58th Street, 3rd floor unless otherwise noted.

Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship information session: October 14, 3:30-4:30pm.

The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships are designed to encourage original and significant study of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences, and particularly to help Ph.D. candidates in these fields complete their dissertation work in a timely manner. In addition to topics in religious studies or in ethics (philosophical or religious), dissertations appropriate to the Newcombe Fellowship competition might explore the ethical implications of foreign policy, the values influencing political decisions, the moral codes of other cultures, and religious or ethical issues reflected in history or literature.

NSEP Boren Fellowship information session: Monday, October 21, 12:30-1:30 pm.

Critical Languages Scholarship information session: Wednesday, October 23, 3:30-4:30 pm.

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research Dissertation Fieldwork Grants

Grants support research that demonstrates a clear link to anthropological theory and debates, and promises to make a solid contribution to advancing these ideas. The Foundation welcomes proposals that employ a comparative perspective, can generate innovative approaches or ideas, and/or integrate two or more subfields. Applicants must be ABD before start of proposed research. The maximum amount of the Dissertation Fieldwork Grant is US $20,000.