Upcoming Assistantships, Fellowships & Grants: Week of Sept. 18

September 18, 2023

Shari VanDelinder Endowed Fellowship
This fellowship is intended to support further research and knowledge in the areas of autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) or Alzheimer’s. Recipients shall be pursuing a graduate degree at MSU with an area of study/research in autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) or Alzheimer’s. Award amount: $5,000. Apply by: Sept. 22. Learn more via the Graduate School

College of Education Global Curriculum Fellowship
Attention: Doctoral
The Office of International Studies in Education is pleased to announce requests for applications for the next cohort in the Global Curriculum Fellowship program. The goal of the program is to enhance curriculum in the College of Education in ways that support global competence of both faculty and students.

  • Eligibility: Doctoral students who are in good academic standing in any College of Education doctoral program and can demonstrate satisfactory progress toward their degree. Students must be enrolled through fall semester 2023 and spring semester 2024 to be eligible.
  • Requirements include participating in a community of practice seminar series and collaborating with a faculty fellow on a curriculum project identified by the faculty member. 
  • Award Amount: $3,000 ($1,500 per semester, for two semesters)
  • Apply by: Sept. 28

Contact Lynn Paine (painel@msu.edu) or Julie Sinclair (sincla53@msu.edu) with questions. Learn more via PDF

Dr. Karen Klomparens Endowment in Support of Graduate Fellowships
This fellowship is awarded in honor of Dr. Karen Klomparens, Dean of the Graduate School and Associate Provost for Graduate Education at MSU from 1997 until 2014, in honor of her unwavering commitment to graduate education. Applicants should be enrolled in masters or doctoral programs at MSU in any discipline including professional degree programs. Award amount: $2,500. Apply by: Oct. 5. Learn more via the Graduate School

College of Education Equity Fellows Grant Program
The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is pleased to introduce the 2023-24 CED Equity Fellows Program. Fellows will collaborate with the Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to execute projects advancing our DEI mission. You are encouraged to think expansively about what our community needs in your proposals! Equity Fellows will be selected based on the merit of their proposed idea. Awards of up to $3,500 will be available to support selected projects/programs and can be awarded to individuals or teams. Proposals from all current CED staff, students and faculty are welcome. Apply by: Oct. 8. Learn more via PDF

Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Award
Attention: Doctoral
This fellowship supports graduate students in natural sciences and mathematics based on academic achievements, research goals, contributions to diversity and progress in their scientific field, enhancing educational diversity at MSU. Award Amount: $2,000. Apply by: Oct. 13. Learn more via the Graduate School

Azrieli International Postdoctoral Fellowship 
Attention: Doctoral Students 
The Azrieli International Postdoctoral Fellowship supports postdoctoral research in Israel. The fellowship offers funding of approximately 188,000 Israeli shekels to each of the 24 postdocs selected annually. Beyond financial support, Fellows benefit from enrichment activities and events, networking opportunities and personalized support. Azrieli Fellows have the flexibility to conduct research in any academic discipline at eligible institutions in Israel. Apply by: Nov. 15. Learn more via the Graduate School

CED Grant & Fellowship Support 
Are you planning on submitting a grant or fellowship proposal for external (non-MSU) funding? Please reach out to the Office of Research Administration (ORA) to let us know as soon as possible, keeping this timeline in mind. We can also support you in finding funding opportunities. You can set-up a one-on-one appointment (email rlockart@msu.edu), visit our grad student Teams page for more info, subscribe to our monthly newsletter, or schedule a presentation for a group of grad students.