Posted: July 21, 2017
As a premier land grant institution with global impact, graduate students are at the heart of what we do. Recruiting, retaining, and graduating the very best and brightest graduate students is a top priority and why the Graduate College provides support to students and academic programs in two ways.
The first is through Graduate College...
Posted: June 21, 2017
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Fourteen University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students and young alumni have been offered student Fulbright grants to pursue international educational, research and teaching experiences this coming year throughout Eastern and Western Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Middle East.
The flagship international...
Posted: June 6, 2017
Gabriel Rodriguez (Education Policy, Organization and Leadership) is one of 35 doctoral students from across the country selected for the National Academy of Education’s (NAEd) prestigious Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program.
This highly competitive fellowship program was created to encourage a new generation of scholars from a wide...
Posted: May 18, 2017
The Graduate College is pleased to announce the awardees of the Spring 2017 Dissertation Travel Grant and Master’s Project Travel Grant. With the help of these Travel Grants, students have the opportunity to conduct dissertation research or complete master’s projects in destinations across the world. Twenty-five departments from across...
Posted: May 5, 2017
Two University of Illinois graduate students have won the Smithsonian Institution Predoctoral Fellowship, Lynette Strickland and Susana “Xuxa” Rodriguez. Strickland is a doctoral candidate in Animal Biology and Rodriguez is a doctoral candidate in Art History.
The Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program supports research and...