Summary: GRADUATE DIVISION SURVIVAL SERIES
ESSENTIAL INFORMATION FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS AT UCSANTA BARBARA
WHAT SHOULD I BE APPLYING FOR?
Based on the information at: www.ors.duke.edu/find/student/grad/gradtimeline.html
The types of fellowships available to you depend on a number of variables including: your field of
study, your interests and your stage in graduate school. Stages can be broken down as follows:
1) "Early" Graduate Student
When: Funding for 1st
year of graduate school. Often available for students to
apply 1 year prior (undergraduate or other) to beginning graduate work.
Funds: Tuition, fees, stipend for living expenses.
Examples: The Jacob Javits Fellowship
Deadline: October 15, 2007
The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
Deadline: November 1, 2007
Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
Deadline: November 15, 2007