Awards, Fellowships, & External Funding

Graduate students are encouraged to apply for both departmental, Graduate College and CLAS awards for research and teaching. Please read about each of these awards which require departmental submission and note the departmental deadlines.

Unless otherwise stated, send applications and supporting materials via e-mail to Cassie Moeller ( Please read and follow all instructions carefully.

All awards will be announced at the department's Awards & Recognition Ceremony held at the end of the academic year.

In addition to what is listed here, there are many other funding resources offered by the Graduate College and The College of Liberal Arts.

Department Awards & Deadlines - Fall 2023 Department Awards & Deadlines - Spring 2024 CLAS Scholarships

The Graduate College

The Graduate College offers a wealth of information about funding for graduate students. For more information, visit Funding your UI Education in the Graduate College at the University of Iowa.