Awards and Grants

Each year, the Graduate School recognizes academic excellence with a variety of awards to students. Find out more about each of these awards and the nomination or application process on the pages linked below.

The Graduate School is now accepting nominations for the following awards:

C.L. “Shot” Senn Fellowship

Distinguished Dissertation Awards

Hamilton Graduate Awards

Master’s Thesis Awards

Merriwether Fellowship

Outstanding Graduate Student Awards

Williams Graduate Awards

Students may submit applications for the following grant:

Graduate Travel Fellowships

Frank Sturm Memorial Fellowship

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