Available Funding and Financial Aid

Available Scholarships/Fellowships

(Please see the application for the actual deadline each year; it may be adjusted for years when the deadline date falls on a weekend.)


Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Program: Various Deadlines

Thesis Completion Fellowship Program:  The application period for the 2016-2017 Thesis/Dissertation Fellowship Program is NOW CLOSED. 

Austin Cooley Talent Grant: February 15 each year

Graduate Assistantships: various deadlines

Travel Grants: Due to budgetary constraints the Travel Grant program has been suspended for the forseeable future.  We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to bring it back as soon as we are able.

UA Privately Funded Scholarships February 15 each year

Rausch Scholarship: February 15 each year

Scholarships outside UAF : various deadlines

Global Change Student Research Grant CompetitionDeadline is to be determined, but expect it to be in early February .

Funded Graduate Programs:

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellows Program

Peace Corps  - Paul D. Coverdell Fellowships

Resiliency and Adaptation Program (RAP)


Sources of Financial Aid Information

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