In order to become a Self Graduate Fellow, students must first meet a number of criteria before a fellowship nomination is submitted.
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Have been admitted into one of the eligible disciplines listed below
- Have completed your first baccalaureate degree within the past eight years
- Be a new and incoming Ph.D. student or first-year Ph.D. student at the time of nomination
Eligible Academic Disciplines
Under current guidelines, Self Graduate Fellowships may only be offered to students who will pursue a Ph.D. in the 21 academic areas listed. Below are links to the department websites for further information.
School of Engineering
School of Business
School of Pharmacy
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
School of Medicine
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in the Biomedical Sciences (KU Medical Center)
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