The Graduate School office sponsors awards, fellowships, scholarships and assistantships for deserving students.
In addition, the Graduate School offers the Excellence in Mentoring award to recognize an oustanding faculty member who has provided superior guidance to graduate students.
Rebecca Wessels, MA History
A Haven in the Pacific: Jewish Rescue in the Philippines, 1937-1941
Biological/Life Sciences: Brain/Brain Tumor Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Letrozole by Nimita Dave
Humanities/Fine Arts: The Impacts of Private Donations on the Civic Landscapes of Roman Africa Proconsularis by Allison Sterrett-Krause
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program recently offered grants for 2013-14 to three UC graduate students. Doctoral student William “Bill” Weir from classics (archeology) is already in Cyprus researching Bronze Age pottery. Recent graduate Derrell Acon, from the master's in voice program, will be performing and conducting research in Italy. Alisa Jordheim, doctoral student in voice studies, will travel to Norway to complete work on her anthology of art songs and arias by Nordic composers.
Ryan Makinson, a doctoral student in neuroscience, will receive three years of scholarship and stipend funding from the National Science Foundation. The NSF GRFP award allows graduate students in science and engineering programs to focus on their research projects.