The Office of Graduate Studies

PhD Research Small Grants

The Office of Graduate Studies offers the PhD Research Small Grants program to assist PhD students with dissertation-based research and travel expenses by offering supplemental financial support of up to $1,000 (half from School and half from Graduate Studies). Funding is available for students who have passed their qualifying exam and may be used to travel to a research collection, to travel to an invited research presentation, to purchase research-related materials, to cover expenses related to translation or transcription of research materials, or to cover expenses related to recruiting and retaining research participants.

Application and Guidelines

Download Call for Applications

Download Application

Questions

Questions?  Please send email to Beth Keithly [email protected].

Dissertation Research Awards

The Office of the Dean of Graduate Studies is proud to announce that applications will be accepted for the Dean of Graduate Studies Dissertation Research Awards.  Applications will be available on February 1 and complete applications must be submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, April 14, 2017. Funds may be requested for up to $5,000 to support research during the dissertation year.  Funds may be requested for the purpose of equipment, supplies, paying participants, research-related travel, limited support for research assistants, or other expenses directly related to research (these funds cannot be used to pay yourself a salary).  Awardees will be selected by May 15, 2017. 

Priority will be given to those who have applied for external funding.  Please start now to submit for external funding so that you can be given priority consideration for the Dean of Graduate Studies Research Award.

Application and Guidelines

Download Application

Questions

Questions about sources of funding in your field of study?  See http://www.utdallas.edu/ogs/research/fellowships/ 
Or email Beth Keithly, [email protected]

Questions?  Please send email to Dr. Marion Underwood, Dean of Graduate Studies, [email protected].

These awards are co-sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies and the Office of the President.