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Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (DDF) Internal Deadline: February 1, 2016 at 12:00 NOON

The Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (DDF), which includes a $23,000 stipend, is intended to give the University's most accomplished Ph.D. candidates an opportunity to devote full-time effort to an outstanding research project by providing time to finalize and write a dissertation during the 2016-2017 fellowship year.  It is expected that Fellows will graduate no later than December 2017. To be considered for nomination by the department, submit your application materials, including your 2 letters of recommendation, to Melanie (stein196@umn.edu) by the department's internal deadline of February 1, 2016 at 12:00 NOON.

Please note: If, in 2016-17, you will be entering your sixth year or later, please include with your application a note with a statement of explanation for being outside the general guidelines of eligibility.

Click here for the Graduate School's complete program and eligibility information and instructions: