Call for Applications
The Graduate College provides Thesis Research Support Fellowships, up to $2,000 each, to support graduate student research. The Graduate College is currently accepting applications for spring 2014 fellowship awards.
Master’s students applying for a fellowship must:
A graduate student may request up to $2,000 to cover expenses directly related to conducting thesis research.
All applications must be submitted to the Graduate Advisor of the student’s graduate program by October 15, 2013. Fellowships will be awarded spring 2014.
An application and a letter of support from the thesis committee chair are required. Only complete applications will be considered. The student will submit the following application materials to their Graduate Advisor, in the order specified below, as a single PDF document:
2. A description of the student’s thesis research project; limit narrative to two single-spaced pages in 12 pt. font with one inch margins; the description should be as jargon free as possible and comprehensible to individuals outside of the discipline
3. An itemized budget and a budget narrative justifying the funds requested
4. A one to two page resume or CV
The student is to place all of the above application materials in one PDF document and submit the PDF document as an attachment to an e-mail addressed to the Graduate Advisor of their program.
Name the PDF document as follows:
ThesisFellowship[Student’s First and Last Name].
The student must also request a letter of support from the thesis committee chair. The thesis committee chair is to e-mail the letter as a PDF document to the Graduate Advisor by October 15, 2013.
Awards are made on a competitive basis. Each graduate program is allowed to submit two applications to the Graduate College for consideration. The Graduate Advisor of the program will submit up to two complete applications at http://www.gradcollege.txstate.edu/tresfel.html by November 5, 2013. Applications received will be reviewed and ranked by a committee appointed by the Dean of the Graduate College. The Dean of the Graduate College will make the final award decisions.
Contact for Questions
Please contact Dr. Paula Williamson at email@example.com with any questions regarding the fellowship.