Summary: UCSB AFFILIATES GRADUATE DISSERTATION FELLOWSHIPS
FOR FALL QUARTER
Graduate Division, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-2070
Application Deadline: April 1, 2011
Guidelines and Information
The UCSB Affiliates is a community-based support group for the University of California, Santa Barbara.
This group, with matching support from Graduate Division, will award fellowships of $3,000 each to
graduate students in any discipline who are advanced to doctoral candidacy and in the final stages of the
degree. In most years at least one fellowship is reserved for a qualified graduate student whose research
has an environmental focus. Another fellowship is generally designated for a qualified graduate student in
Physics or Engineering. Awards are intended to assist students in the completion of their dissertations.
Candidates must be either registered or on official Leave of Absence in Spring Quarter of the current
year. Awards are made on the basis of the quality of the proposed topic and the candidate's academic
credentials. Awards will be decided by June of the current year. Presentation of awards will be scheduled
for early Fall quarter. Award recipients must be registered for Fall quarter.
1. A completed cover sheet (see attached);
2. A dissertation abstract, typed, double-spaced, 400 - 500 words, that simply describes, in lay