Dean’s Diversity Fellowships (DDF) , USA

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Dean’s Diversity Fellowships

Study Subject : Experimental Biology

Employer : Wayne State University

Level : Doctoral

The Dean’s Diversity Fellowship is designed to attract new doctoral students to Wayne State University; it cannot be awarded to continuing students.

The fellowship covers one academic year during which fellows have no service requirements. The fellowship includes a living allowance of $20,000, tuition up to ten graduate credits per term, as well as subsidized medical, dental insurance and vision care insurance for twelve months.

In addition, the Fellow will receive a $5,000 summer scholarship following successful completion of the award year.

Graduate programs must accept responsibility for supporting the student at the Graduate Assistant minimum compensation rate in ear two of study.

The Graduate School will pay the difference between the 2012 & 2013 minimum rate and the fellowship rate of $20,000. Four fellowship awards will be allocated for the 2011 & 2012 academic year.

Application Deadline for Dean’s Diversity Fellowships : 11 February 2011