Assistantships, Fellowships, or Tuition waivers
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There are four types of financial assistance for graduate students:
- University Fellowships: monthly stipend, tuition, service, and assessment fee waiver.
- Assistantships (competitive within the Department): monthly stipend, tuition, service, and assessment fee waiver.
- Tuition and Service Fee Waiver (also competitive within the Department).
- Department Fellowships:
ESP-IGERT. The ESP-IGERT Program provides the opportunity for a unique inter-disciplinary education with internationally recognized advisors in multiple disciplines. ESP-IGERT Fellows receive support at $30,000/year for two years plus full tuition and fees waivers. Mini-grants and travel allowances are available for the duration of their studies. Check out the overview of the program.