University of Minnesota Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

  • Alarid Escudero, Fernando (Recipient)

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively


The Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (DDF) gives the University's most accomplished PhD candidates an opportunity to devote full-time effort to an outstanding research project by providing time to finalize and write a dissertation during the fellowship year. The award includes a stipend of $25,000 for the academic year (September-May), tuition for up to 14 thesis credits each semester (fall & spring), and subsidized health insurance through the Graduate Assistant Health Plan.
Degree of recognitionLocal
Granting OrganizationsUniversity of Minnesota