The result of a generous gift by gerald breslauer, mickey rutman, tammy anderson and sharon de greiff, the fellowship will be awarded to a phd candidate from any discipline for dissertation research focused on testimony from the usc shoah foundation visual history archive and other usc resources. The naed/spencer foundation dissertation fellowship program seeks to encourage a new generation of scholars from a wide range of disciplines and professional fields to undertake research relevant to the improvement of education. The mellon/acls dissertation completion fellowship supports outstanding graduate students in the humanities and social sciences in finishing the final year of work on their phd dissertations this highly competitive program is funded by a grant from the andrew w mellon foundation, and recognizes only 65 scholars annually.
Usc graduate school dissertation completion fellowships for 2012 – 2013 the usc graduate school is pleased to be able to offer dissertation completion fellowships for students who are in the final stages of writing their dissertations during the 2012-2013 academic year. Armin zare and neil dhingra receive doctoral dissertation fellowship from the u of m graduate school 2015 may 4th midwest workshop on control and game theory , iowa state university. The usc-huntington early modern studies institute thanks the mellon foundation, the usc dana and david dornsife college of letters, arts, and science, linda and harlan martens, carole shammas, the national endowment for humanities, and the huntington library for their support.
Prior to receiving the bilinski dissertation fellowship, irina’s research was funded through teaching assistantships, rhude patterson graduate fellowship, ceny walker graduate fellowship, and the cantey fellowship in liberal arts from the university of south carolina. Shon hiatt is an assistant professor of business administration at usc marshall school of business and faculty affiliate of the greif center for entrepreneurial studies. Dissertation fellowships: the program has previously awarded approximately 35 dissertation fellowships a year the dissertation fellowships provide one year of support for individuals working to complete a dissertation leading to a doctor of philosophy (phd) or doctor of science (scd) degree. He received the umd graduate dean’s dissertation fellowship 2016-17, the best student paper award at asme-dscc 2015, and was named a fellow of future faculty program in the clark school of engineering umd.
While usc fully funds its phd students who are in good standing for five years, we also encourage students to seek external funding for certain external fellowships, the usc graduate school will provide a top-off of up to $10,000 in additional funding as an encouragement for applying for phd external fellowships. University of southern california awards and fellowships database office of the provost menu luce/acls dissertation fellowships in american art: arts and humanities, social sciences phd mariam k chamberlain dissertation award: open to all disciplines all, international students, women. 2018 fellowship recipients natalia will spend the 2018-2019 academic year in paris where she will conduct archival research for her dissertation focused on the master lithographers who worked with avant-garde painters in france in the late nineteenth century remaya campbell graduated from university of southern california in december. Sven koenig is a professor in computer science at the university of southern california he received his phd degree in computer science from carnegie mellon university in 1997 for his dissertation on goal-directed acting with incomplete information.
Fellowship and other opportunities all phd students in good standing receive full funding and tuition for five years usc encourages students to also seek additional external funding to supplement one's research. The usc-huntington early modern studies institute offers dissertation fellowships to students of the humanities whose research focuses on periods prior to 1850 “final year” and “final summer” fellowships , awarded by the college, support advanced students in completing and filing their dissertations. Academic honors and fellowships, the graduate school and the office of postdoctoral affairs present the 2nd annual research and fellowships week from november 7-11, 2016 are you interested in learning more about research at usc.
Award consists of two years of fellowship in first and fourth years and two years in second and third year of research assistantship, 36 units per year of tuition remission, $34,000 annual stipend, year-round health and dental insurance, and most fees, a one-time summer stipend of $3,000 for dissertation writing if you have your dissertation. Each scholar is affiliated with the institute’s partner organizations: alfred p sloan foundation, national science foundation, national institutes of health, national aeronautics and space administration and the southern regional education board doctoral scholars program. The fellowship award provides partial tuition support, an annual stipend for living expenses, and a research stipend for full-time graduate study and thesis/dissertation research at a us academic institution for three years, in the fields of engineering, math and science. The honor society of phi kappa phi dissertation fellowships in this 12-unit program, usc doctoral students learn essential spatial analytical principles, rapidly evolving cloud- and internet-based geospatial technologies, online geospatial data sources, and advances in analytical techniques and modeling tools applied to their research interests.
Degree requirements and curriculum the phd program requires a minimum of 45 units beyond the master's degree (exclusive of sowk 794 doctoral dissertation units) and successful completion of written and oral qualifying exams and the doctoral dissertation. Advanced phd students are eligible for endowed fellowships, research enhancement fellowships and dissertation completion fellowships to all programs in which the phd degree is conferred by the graduate school at usc with approval from the vice provost for graduate programs. Graduate students at the university of south carolina have a proud history of winning national fellowships and awards usc was named a top fulbright producer in 2012-2013 dean’s dissertation fellowships office of fellowships and scholar programs.