These Fellowships are awarded on the basis of merit. Fellowships include tuition, certain fees, and a stipend. Further details about the fellowships are outlined below. Another form of financial assistance is available through Tuition Remission Scholarships.
These one-quarter awards will support outstanding doctoral student dissertation research on poverty, poverty-related issues, and anti-poverty policy in the U.
Applications must be submitted by About the Dissertation Fellowships In this round of competition, the Center will award one quarter of support for students completing dissertations on topics relating to the causes, consequences and effective responses to poverty and inequality in the U.
Quantitative, qualitative, or mixed-method approaches are all encouraged.
The Dissertation Research Fellowships will provide tuition and a stipend equivalent to. Preference will be given to applications requesting funds for Summer ; however, applications requesting funding for Spring will also be considered.
Proposals will be evaluated by an interdisciplinary group of WCPC faculty affiliates, and awards will be announced in March Eligibility Applicants must be Ph. Applicants must have advanced to candidacy and have an approved dissertation plan at the start of the funding period.
Priority will be given to applicants who are likely to complete their dissertation within 12 months of the start of the funding period. Cover page with the following information: Name, department, and contact informationb.
Date of actual or expected advancement to candidacyc. Requested quarter of support: Spring or Summer e.
Students who received the fifth-year dissertation fellowship serve as Teaching Fellows (one course each semester in the Undergraduate Writing Program or in Literature . Purpose. 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 . This page is for dissertation fellowships for (including research fellowships, dissertation completion fellowships, and other predoctoral opportunities). Last year's page: Dissertation Fellowships See also previous years' pages: Dissertation Fellowships , Dissertation Fellowships and Dissertation Fellowships .
Project title and abstract 2. A description of the research project not to exceed 10 double-spaced pages, excluding referencesincluding: Research questions and a brief literature review b. The specific contribution of this research to the understanding of poverty and inequality and improving anti-poverty policy c.
Research design, methods, and data sources d. Progress to date, including any preliminary findings and any other sources of support e.
A brief candidate statement no more than 1 double-spaced page describing: Planned or completed paper submissions and publications, conference presentations, receipt of fellowships or other support related to dissertation work d.
A brief description of plans for entering the job market 4. A current CV Letter of Support from a WCPC Faculty Affiliate Applicants must also have a letter for support from a WCPC Faculty Affiliate which addresses their academic performance and promise, ability to complete the dissertation in a timely manner, and likely contributions of the dissertation to the scholarly literature on poverty.
Faculty sponsors should send letters directly to wcpc uw. Please note that all dissertations requiring human subjects review must have approval before funding can be disbursed.
Within six weeks after the end of the Fellowship quarter, awardees must submit a brief report of activities during the funding period e. As a condition of the award, Fellows will also submit at least one paper suitable for publication from their dissertation within 6 months of the end of the funding period.
Fellows may be asked to present their research at a WCPC forum e. About the West Coast Poverty Center The West Coast Poverty Center WCPC is a regional hub for research, education, and policy analysis leading to greater understanding of the causes and consequences of poverty and the effects of public policy on poverty in the West Coast states and beyond.
The Center also disseminates knowledge about effective state and local policies for addressing poverty to policy makers, practitioners and the community.American Fellowships Dissertation Fellowships Application Instructions Program Purpose AAUW’s American Fellowships program has been in existence since , making it the oldest noninstitutional source of graduate funding for women in the United States.
This page is for dissertation fellowships for (including research fellowships, dissertation completion fellowships, and other predoctoral opportunities).
Last year's page: Dissertation Fellowships See also previous years' pages: Dissertation Fellowships , Dissertation Fellowships and Dissertation Fellowships . Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.
Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources in the humanities. Helaine Newstead Dissertation Fellowship in the Humanities, named in honor of the late Professor Newstead, who was a faculty member in English and in Comparative Literature.
Mina Rees Dissertation Fellowship in the Sciences, named in honor of the founding president of the Graduate Center, who was a faculty member in Mathematics. Dissertation Fellowships Edit.
VisualEditor History Talk (0) 3/22 alternate for dissertation, Literature. Congrats to the recipients IF you got it, when do you have to accept or decline?
Has anyone called for more information for alternate status? please post updates. Dissertation Fellowships This application is valid for the following dissertation fellowship competitions: Harman-Ward Dissertation Fellowship, Ann G. Wylie Dissertation Fellowship, and the Mary Savage Snouffer Dissertation Fellowship.