Mar 6 2020

Dean’s Scholar Fellowship 2020 Applications Due

March 6, 2020

Description: The Dean’s Scholar Fellowship is a one-year, non-renewable award presented by the Dean of the Graduate College in recognition of a student’s scholarly achievement. The award is intended to provide the most distinguished, advanced-level graduate students with a period of time dedicated solely to the completion of their programs. The Dean’s Scholar competition is open to doctoral students who have passed the Graduate College-required Preliminary Examination and are well into their dissertation work.

Award Amount: \$25,000


E-mail the following nomination packet documents, named LastName_FirstName_DocumentTitle, to


  1. Transmittal Form
  2. Statement of Research Plans (maximum 750 words)
  3. UIC transcript
  4. List of Professional Accomplishments


  1. Three Letters of Recommendation (one from the primary advisor)

For more information about the award and nomination materials, see the award website.


Maureen Madden

Date posted

Sep 23, 2019

Date updated

Sep 23, 2019