The Graduate School is pleased to recognize and support academic excellence with the Merriwether Fellowships. Graduate faculty members are encouraged to nominate outstanding students for these awards. The nomination process is described below.
The Graduate School will award up to four Harry Merriwether Fellowships for the 2017-2018 academic year. The Merriwether Fellowships will provide a stipend of $2,000 per student for the academic year. Selection is based on professional promise. The following policies apply to nominations:
The deadline for nominations is 4:45 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017.
Awardees will be notified by email and will be recognized at the Spring 2017 Graduate Student Awards Ceremony.
Please contact George Crandell at 334-844-2700 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions concerning the Merriwether Fellowship awards.