1. Department Chairs - Many times individual departments make funds available for graduate students to attend conferences, conduct research, purchase equipment, etc. Contact your department chair to inquire about availability of funds and application requirements.

  2. Grants - There are many grants that have been awarded to individual departments. Contact your department chair or your professors to inquire about the availability of grant funds.

  3. Max and Peggy Kriloff Graduate Student Travel Scholarship (Arts & Science students only)
    How much? Up to $250.
    What can be funded? Travel to scholarly/professional meetings to present research.
    Where to obtain applications?
    • College of Arts and Sciences
      Office of Graduate & Administrative Services
      Ashe Building, Room 200
      (305) 284-3188

  4. GAFAC - Graduate Activity Fee Allocation Committee
    How much? Up to $375 except for reusable equipment the limit is $300
    What can be funded? Conferences, equipment, field research, filmmaking, events, performances, exhibitions, & publications.
    Where to obtain applications?
  5. External Sources of Funding - Web sites for more information
    How much?
    Varies depending on the organization.
    What can be funded? Tuition, books, fees, conferences, equipment, field research, events, performances, exhibitions and publications.
    Where to obtain applications? Visit any of the web sites listed below. There are many others, but these are the best starting points.

    Scholarship Resource Network Express
    MOLIS Scholarships/Fellowships
    Student Services, Inc.
    National Research Council
    Spencer Dissertation Fellowships for Research Related to Education
    USIA Fulbright Program/Fulbright-Hays
    NCSS Online
    FastWeb! Financial Aid Service Finder
    The United Nations
    The Organization of American States
    Social Science Research Council (SSRC)
    National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
    National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
    Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
    American Association of University Women (AAUW)
    American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
    Andrew W. Mellon Fellowships in Humantistic Studies
    National Science Foundation