Graduate Awards and Fellowships

The following awards are made available to graduate students within the College of Arts and Sciences. Students who apply for and receive an assistantship remain eligible for these awards. Research funds are intended to support the research accomplishments of graduate students.

Students must be nominated by their academic unit to receive financial assistance via Presidential Fellowships, Dean's Scholarships and Schomburg Fellowships. 

Sponsored by New York State, this program offers support for historically underrepresented students in graduate programs across the university. 

Dissertation Fellowships in the amount of $6,000 are available to assist advanced doctoral students in completing their dissertations.

The Graduate Opportunity Program (GOP; formerly GEOP) provides tuition scholarships to New York State residents who participated as undergraduates in certified EOP, HEOP or SEEK programs.

This fund provides grants to graduate students for research expenses related to their thesis or dissertation.

Questions?

To learn more about these awards, please contact: arts-sciences@buffalo.edu

For information on additional awards and fellowships, graduate students are encouraged to contact their department or program or visit the UB Graduate School.