Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Dissertation Grants

These grants provide graduate students at the critical juncture of completing their graduate degrees with support to spend a year finishing the writing of the dissertation.

Sponsor Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Foundation

Description
The dissertation grant offers up to $20,000 for a 12-month period. Winners who do not receive dissertation support from their own institutions are eligible to receive the full amount. The grant will be reduced by funding from other sources to ensure that each awardee receives a maximum award from all sources of $20,000. Woodrow Wilson will ask graduate schools to waive tuition for winners of the MMUF Dissertation Grant. Candidates must arrange for their own health insurance coverage.
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How to Apply